March 1993 calendar

March 1993

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in March 1993.
The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on March 1993: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 1993?


  • 01 Mar 1993 Authorities in Waco, Texas negotiate with Branch Davidians.
  • 02 Mar 1993 Claudette Colbert, suffers a stroke at 89
  • 03 Mar 1993 Howard Stern radio show premieres in Boston
  • 04 Mar 1993 Goodbye Girl opens at Marquis Theater NYC for 188 performances
  • 05 Mar 1993 Boston Celtic Larry Bird undergoes backfusion surgery
  • 07 Mar 1993 23rd Easter Seal Telethon raises
  • 08 Mar 1993 Katharine Hepburn released from the hospital after exhaustion
  • 09 Mar 1993 7th Soul Train Music Awards
  • 11 Mar 1993 Janet Reno is confirmed by the United States Senate and sworn in the next day, becoming the first female Attorney General of the United States.
  • 12 Mar 1993 317 killed by bomb attacks in Bombay
  • 13 Mar 1993 The Great Blizzard of 1993 strikes the eastern U.S., bringing record snowfall and other severe weather all the way from Cuba to QuTbec; it is reported to have killed 184.
  • 14 Mar 1993 Worlds Ladies Figure Skating Champ in Prague won by Oksana Baiul
  • 15 Mar 1993 Vinod Kambli scores 227 versus Zimbabwe, his second consecutive Test 200.
  • 17 Mar 1993 86 killed by bomb attack in Calcutta, India.
  • 18 Mar 1993 Sisters Rosensweig opens at Barrymore Theater NYC for 556 performances
  • 19 Mar 1993 Ice Dance Championship at Prague won by M Usova and A Zhulin
  • 20 Mar 1993 IRA-bomb kills 3 year old in Warrington England
  • 21 Mar 1993 South Africa White Wolves kill 5 year old black girl
  • 22 Mar 1993 Intel introduces Pentium-processor (80586) 64 bits-60 MHz-100+ MIPS
  • 23 Mar 1993 New York Knicks and Phoenix Suns get into a major brawl.
  • 24 Mar 1993 Ezer Weizman elected President of Israel.
  • 25 Mar 1993 Candida opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 45 performances
  • 27 Mar 1993 Jiang Zemin is appointed President of the People's Republic of China.
  • 28 Mar 1993 13th Golden Raspberry Awards: Shining Through wins.
  • 29 Mar 1993 65th Academy Awards - Unforgiven, Al Pacino and Emma Thompson win
  • 30 Mar 1993 Redwood Curtain opens at Brooks Atkinson Theater NYC for 40 performances
  • 05 Mar 1993 Palair Macedonian Airlines Flight 301 crashes at Skopje International Airport in Petrovec, North Macedonia, killing 83.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in March 1993?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - A Whole New World
  2. - Informeryoutube
  3. - I Will Always Love Youyoutube
  4. - Nuthin' But A G Thang
  5. - Freak Meyoutube

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Oh Carolina
  2. - No Limit
  3. - Give In To Me
  4. - Are You Gonna Go My Way
  5. - Mr Loverman


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?


Which were the most popular books released in March 1993?

Preparing For The Twenty-First Century by Paul Kennedy

Preparing For The Twenty-First Century


Analyzes the potential transnational forces that will change nation-states in future (population growth, environmental degradation and technological advancement--their impact and how to deal with them.

To Green Angel Tower by Tad Williams

To Green Angel Tower


To Green Angel Tower, a novel of great scope, detail and complexity, is the dramatic tour-de-force ending to a groundbreaking series.

The Wives Of Henry Viii by Antonia Fraser

The Wives Of Henry Viii


An acclaimed biographer has written a six-week-long New York Times bestseller history about the six legendary wives of Henry VIII. "Admirably succeeds(s) in bringing alive the six women who wed England's ruler.

Marlene Dietrich by Maria Riva

Marlene Dietrich


"Gossipy...Elabroately detailed...Greatly entertaining...Riva leaves no sequin unturned. "THE NEW YORK TIMESMarlene deitrich was a star of her era.

Close Combat by W. E. B. Griffin

Close Combat


CLOSE COMBAT can be W.E.B. Griffin's epic novel about World War II - a powerful, dramatic tribute for the brave men and woman who lived it...