On This Day

June 23, 1993 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Lorena Gallo Bobbitt amputates husband's John Wayne Bobbitt's penis

Election of Interest

Nigeria's military dictator, General Ibrahim Babangida, annuls results of presidential elections and halts a return to democracy

General and President of Nigeria Ibrahim Babangida
General and President of Nigeria
Ibrahim Babangida
  • United Nations authorizes worldwide oil embargo against Haiti

Divorces in History

  • Lindsay Wagner (Bionic Woman) files for divorce from Lawrence Mortorff
1993 in History