What happened this day in history January 13, 1993

What are the important events that happened on January 13, 1993? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

January 13, 1993: Facts & Myths About This Day

January 13, 1993 is the 13th day of the year 1993 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 352 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Wednesday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is December 31, 1992 – a Wednesday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 12,114,720 minutes has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘tridecagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Quarter every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $2,595.50. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Capricorn is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Garnet is the modern birthstone for this month. Emerald is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Monkey is the mythical animal and Water is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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January 13, 1993 Historical Events

  • 1993
    Space Shuttle program: Endeavour heads for space for the third time as STS-54 launches from the Kennedy Space Center.

Who died on January 13, 1993?

  • 1993
    Camargo Guarnieri, Brazilian composer (b. 1907)

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