World EventsEdit

  • Dissolution of Czechoslovakia: Czech Republic and the Slovakia separate in the so-called Velvet Divorce
  • Bill Clinton succeeds George Bush as the 42nd President of the United States.
  • World Trade Center bombing: In New York, New York, a van bomb parked below the North Tower of the World Trade Center explodes, killing six and injuring over 1,000.
  • Warrington bomb attacks: An IRA bomb explodes in Warrington Town Centre and kills two children, Jonathan Ball and Tim Parry.
  • Tennis star Monica Seles is stabbed in the back by an obsessed fan of rival Steffi Graf at a tournament in Hamburg, Germany.
  • The Russian constitutional crisis culminates with Russian military and security forces clearing the White House of Russia Parliament building by force, quashing a mass uprising against President Boris Yeltsin.
  • PLO leader Yasser Arafat and Israeli prime minister Yitzhak Rabin shake hands in Washington D.C., after signing a peace accord.

Events In RockEdit

  • The last ever show of the Friday Rock Show presented by Tommy Vance.
  • Bruce Dickinson leaves Iron Maiden. Wolfsbane's singer Blaze Bayley is chosen to replace him.
  • Rob Halford of Judas Priest leaves the band to start his own project Fight.
  • Jani Lane, singer of Warrant leaves the band to pursue a solo career.

Major Rock ReleasesEdit

List Of FRS DatesEdit





01 January 1993
08 January 1993
15 January 1993
22 January 1993
29 January 1993
05 February 1993
12 February 1993
19 February 1993
26 February 1993
05 March 1993
12 March 1993
19 March 1993
26 March 1993
02 April 1993

Shows SharedEdit