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1993 HAPPENINGS

MUSIC

60th Annual Bach Festival.  Dr. Thomas Somerville conducting

POLITICS

The US and Russia agree to decrease their nuclear stockpile
Car Bomb damages the World Trade Center in New York
Angola suffers civil unrest
Bomb damages the Bombay Stock exchange
IRA sets off a huge bomb in London, destroying a church that had survived since medieval times.
Moscow Communists battle to retain power

POINTS OF INTEREST

Large Branch Davidian complex, home of religious cult in Waco, Texas, is destroyed after FBI agents attempt to arrest cult leader.
Hubble Space telescope is repaired in outer space putting the billion dollar equipment back into service.  "The astronauts were wearing full space suits, and carried out repairs travelling at 17,000 miles per hour (27,358 km/h) at 360 miles (580 km) above the Earth" (BBC).

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