November 1993 calendar

November 1993

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in November 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 November 1993: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 1993?


  • 01 Nov 1993 Atlantic Radio (20 radio stations) becomes American Radio Systems
  • 02 Nov 1993 1st commemorative bricks are laid at Bob Feller Memorial
  • 04 Nov 1993 Timon of Athens opens at Lyceum Theater NYC for 37 performances
  • 05 Nov 1993 1st NBA game in Alamodome, San Antonio Spurs beat Warriors 91-85
  • 06 Nov 1993 Actor Howard Rollins arrested for drunk driving
  • 07 Nov 1993 Betsy King wins LPGA Toray Japan Queens Cup Golf Tournament
  • 09 Nov 1993 Cinderella opens at New York State Theater NYC for 14 performances
  • 10 Nov 1993 Joseph & the Amazing opens at Minskoff Theater NYC for 223 performances
  • 11 Nov 1993 Pope John Paul II hospitalized for 2 days for fractured shoulder
  • 12 Nov 1993 London Convention: Marine dumping of radioactive waste is outlawed.
  • 13 Nov 1993 7.1 seaquake east of Kamchatka
  • 14 Nov 1993 Kentucky Cycle opens at Royale Theater NYC for 34 performances
  • 15 Nov 1993 Howard Stern radio show premieres in Myrtle Beach SC on WYAV 104.1 FM
  • 16 Nov 1993 Any Given Day opens at Longacre Theater NYC for 32 performances
  • 17 Nov 1993 Grand Night For Singing opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 52 performances
  • 18 Nov 1993 27 killed at prison in Morazan, El Salvador
  • 19 Nov 1993 Algerian Moslem fundamentalists uprising, 27 killed
  • 20 Nov 1993 Jakovlev-42 crashes into mountain at Ohrid Macedonia, 116 killed
  • 21 Nov 1993 Cinderella closes at New York State Theater NYC after 14 performances
  • 22 Nov 1993 Laughter on the 23rd Floor opens at Richard Rodgers NYC for 320 performances
  • 23 Nov 1993 Angels in America-Perestroika opens at Walter Kerr NYC for 216 performances
  • 24 Nov 1993 Brady bill passes establishing 5-day waiting period for handgun sales
  • 25 Nov 1993 Dutch Antilles government of Liberia-Peters falls
  • 26 Nov 1993 Political campaigners James Carville (49) and Mary Matalin wed
  • 27 Nov 1993 Lisa Hanna, 18, of Jamaica, crowned 43rd Miss World
  • 28 Nov 1993 Mixed Emotions closes at John Golden Theater NYC after 48 performances
  • 29 Nov 1993 Abe Lincoln in Illinois opens at Beaumont Theater NYC for 40 performances
  • 30 Nov 1993 NFL announces 30th franchise - Jacksonville Jaguars
  • 04 Nov 1993 China Airlines Flight 605, a brand-new 747-400, overruns the runway at Hong Kong Kai Tak Airport.
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Music charts

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

  1. - I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)
  2. - All That She Wants
  3. - Againyoutube
  4. - Just Kickin' It
  5. - Gangsta Lean

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)
  2. - Please Forgive Me
  3. - Mr Blobby
  4. - Don't Be A Stranger
  5. - Got To Get It


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?


Which were the most popular books released in November 1993?

Without Remorse by Tom Clancy

Without Remorse


Clancy shows how a man of ordinary character crossed the line between justice and morality in order to become the CIA Legend Mr. Clark.

Embraced By The Light by Betty J. Eadie with Curtis Taylor

Embraced By The Light


Embraced By the Light by Eadie and Taylor is a book in which Betty Eadie recounts her near-death experience and subsequent events.

Secrets Of A Sparrow by Diana Ross

Secrets Of A Sparrow


A illustrated autobiography.

Like Water For Chocolate by Laura Esquivel

Like Water For Chocolate


This tale of family life in Mexico's tum-of the-century was earthy, magical and charming. It is a bestseller because of its unique blend of bittersweet wit and poignant romance.

Mr. Murder by Dean Koontz

Mr. Murder


Martin Stillwater is a bright and imaginative man. It delights his wife and two daughters, and provides all the inspiration he needs for his highly-acclaimed mystery novels.