1993 facts for kids

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1960s  1970s  1980s  – 1990s –  2000s  2010s  2020s
Years: 1990 1991 199219931994 1995 1996

1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar.

Events

January

February

1993 Bombing Aftermath in WTC by DSS Agent
1993 World Trade Center Bombing aftermath

March

April

May

June

July

  • July 2 – An integrist mob sets fire to a hotel where The Satanic Verses translator Aziz Nesin resides, in Sivas, Turkey, killing 37 people.
  • July 26 – Asiana Airlines Flight 733 crashes into Mt. Ungeo in Haenam, South Korea, killing 68 people.
  • July 31 – King Baudouin I of Belgium dies aged 62.

August

September

Bill Clinton, Yitzhak Rabin, Yasser Arafat at the White House 1993-09-13
September 13: Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin, US President Bill Clinton, and PLO Chairman Yasser Arafat sign the Oslo Accords.

October

November

December

Births

Deaths

January – March

Dizzy Gillespie playing horn 1955
Dizzy Gillespie 1917-1993

April – June

Pat nixon
Pat Nixon 1913-1993

July – September

October – December

River Phoenix
River Phoenix 1970-1993
Zviad Gamsakhurdia and Merab Kostava, Tbilisi, 1988
Zviad Gamsakhurdia (left) 1939-1993

Nobel Prizes

Movies released

Hit songs

  • "Ain't Nothing But a G Thang" – Snoop Doggy Dogg / Dr Dre
  • "Award Tour" – A Tribe Called Quest
  • "Bombtrack" – Rage Against the Machine
  • "Both Sides Of The Story" – Phil Collins
  • "Bullet In The Head" – Rage Against the Machine
  • "Creep" – Radiohead
  • "Cryin'" – Aerosmith
  • "Deeper And Deeper" – Madonna
  • "Human Behavior" – Björk
  • "Heart Shaped Box" – Nirvana
  • "Hey Jealousy" – Gin Blossoms
  • "I'd Do Anything for Love (But I Won't Do That)" – Meat Loaf
  • "I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)" – The Proclaimers
  • "It Was a Good Day" – Ice Cube
  • "Man On The Moon" – R.E.M.
  • "On the Sea" – Vertical Horizon
  • "Passin' Me By" – The Pharcyde
  • "Plush" – Stone Temple Pilots
  • "Rebirth of Slick (Cool Like Dat)" Digable Planets
  • "Return of the Crazy One" Digital Underground
  • "Rooster" – Alice in Chains
  • "Sober" – Tool
  • "Standing Outside The Fire" – Garth Brooks
  • "Two Princes" – The Spin Doctors
  • "The World Around Me" – King's X

New books

  • Adrian Mole: The Wilderness YearsSue Townsend
  • Band of Brothers – Stephen Ambrose
  • Barnyard Dance – Sandra Boynton
  • Black Holes and Baby Universes and Other EssaysStephen Hawking
  • The Christmas Box – Richard Paul Evans
  • The ClientJohn Grisham
  • ComplicityIain Banks
  • The Emigrants – W.G. Sebald
  • The GiverLois Lowry
  • Honour Among ThievesJeffrey Archer
  • The HopeHerman Wouk
  • In the Eye of the Sun – Ahdaf Soueif
  • Lasher – Anne Rice
  • Like Water for Chocolate – Laura Esquivel
  • Losing Eddie – Deborah Joy Corey
  • Men at ArmsTerry Pratchett
  • Moving MarsGreg Bear
  • The Night ManagerJohn le Carré
  • Nightmares and DreamscapesStephen King
  • Ottoline Morrell: Life on the Grand Scale – Miranda Seymour
  • Pleading Guilty – Scott Turow
  • Le Rocher de TaniosAmin Maalouf
  • The Scorpio IllusionRobert Ludlum
  • Shadows of the Pomegranate Tree – Tariq Ali
  • Slow Waltz at Cedar Bend – Robert James Waller
  • Too Big To Fail – Walter Stewart
  • Trainspotting – Irvine Welsh
  • The Traitor and the Jew: Anti-Semitism and the Delirium of Extremist Right-Wing Nationalism in French Canada from 1929-1939 (Antisémitisme et nationalisme d'extrême-droite dans la province de Québec 1929-1939) – Esther Delisle
  • VanishedDanielle Steel
  • Visiting Mrs. Nabokov and Other ExcursionsMartin Amis
  • The Wicca Spellbook – Gerina Dunwich
  • Without RemorseTom Clancy

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