What Happened on September 30, 1993

Historical Events

  • 6.4 earthquake at Latur, India, 28,000 killed

Event of Interest

US Army General Colin Powell retires at 56

Famous Deaths

  • Alex Lyon, British politician (Labor Lower house leader, 1966-83), dies at 61
  • Paul Nowee, Dutch writer of children's and youth books. (Arendsoog.. premiejager), dies at 57
  • Ronnie Aldrich, British easy listening and jazz pianist, arranger, and composer, dies of prostate cancer at 77
  • Tony Brafa, American actor (The Naked Gun - "Enrico Pallazzo"), dies at 72

About September 30, 1993

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Dreamlover - Mariah Carey
  • UK #1 Song: Boom! Shake the Room - Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince