On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1993

Historical Events

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

Historic Event

US General Colin Powell retires at 56

Famous Deaths

  • Alex Lyon, English Labor Lower house leader (1966-83), dies at 61
  • Gordon Douglas, actor and director (Tony Rome), dies of cancer at 85
  • 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, actor (Enrico Pallazzo-Naked Gun), dies at 72
1993 Highlights

About September 30, 1993

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra