December 31, 1993 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Deaths in History

  • Brandon Teena, Transsexual, murdered (b. 1972)
  • Lambert Fokkema, founder Dutch Export Combination, dies at 80
  • Thomas J. Watson Jr., American businessman and politician (President of IBM, 1952-1971, US Ambassador to the Soviet Union, 1979-1981), dies of a stroke at 79
  • Zviad Gamsachurdia, President of Georgia SSR (1991-1993), suicide at 54