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

Famous Birthday

Famous Deaths

  • French actor.

  • Helen Hayes

    American actress who was on-stage from age five; being a player in child and juvenile roles that led to adult fame that continued to grow...

  • German author, teacher and physicist, winner of the Nobel Prize in 1955 for his determination of the magnetic movement of the electron.

  • British historian and writer (Born 1909).

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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?
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Fire in the Sky

Fire in the Sky

Release year: 1993

Directed by: Robert Lieberman

Starring: D.B. Sweeney, Robert Patrick, Craig Sheffer, Peter Berg

Country: United States of America

Ethan Frome

Ethan Frome

Release year: 1993

Directed by: John Madden

Starring: Liam Neeson, Patricia Arquette, Gil Rood, Tate Donovan



Release year: 1993

Directed by: Tamra Davis

Starring: Chris Rock, Allen Payne, Deezer D, Chris Elliott

Good Advice

Good Advice

Release year: 1993

Directed by: Steve Rash



Release year: 1993

Directed by: J.P. Dutta

Starring: Sunil Dutt, Rakhee Gulzar, Dharmendra, Vinod Khanna


Which were the most popular books released in March 1993?
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The Client by John Grisham

The Client


In a weedy lot on the outskirts of Memphis, two boys watch a shiny Lincoln pull up to the curb...Eleven-year-old Mark Sway and his younger brother were sharing a forbidden cigarette when a chance encounter with a suicidal lawyer left …

November Of The Heart by LaVyrle Spencer

November Of The Heart


Victorian society was home to two very different types of people. They try to challenge the rigid caste system, but they are torn apart.

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.

Truman by David McCullough



Pulitzer Prize-winning biography about Harry S. Truman. His presidency was marked by events such as the atomic bombing in Japan and the outbreak of World War II.

The Devil'S Heart by Carmen Carter

The Devil'S Heart


The Devil's Heart is a legend of extraordinary power and mystery. It is considered Darkness's most powerful talisman by those who believe in magic, while scientists consider it to be a lost artifact by those who are more science-oriented.