On This Day

May 9, 1993 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Landslide in Nambija Ecuador, kills 300
  • Mustapha Matura's "Playboy of West Indies" premieres in NYC
  • Paraguay holds its 1st pres & parliamentary elections in 50 years

Deaths in History

  • Freya Stark, English author, dies at 61
  • Penelope Gilliatt, British author, dies at 61