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This is a list of notable events, premieres, releases, series cancellations and endings, and other business ventures for Nickelodeon in the year 1993.
- July 11: Weinerville
- September 11: Legends of the Hidden Temple
- September 18: Rocko's Modern Life
- November 27: The Adventures of Pete & Pete (shorts and specials of the show aired previously before the series premiere)
- Acquired shows
- February 21: The Tomorrow People (1992)
- April 5: Cappelli and Company
- July 12: The Partridge Family
- September 13: The Bob Newhart Show
- December 6: Janosch's Dream World/Janosch's Traumstunde
- March 13: Clarissa Explains It All, season 4
- April 11: Doug, season 3
- June 19: Are You Afraid of the Dark?, season 2
- September 26
- November 20: The Ren & Stimpy Show, season 3
- February 6: Double Dare (Original)
- March 14: Out of Control
- What Would You Do?, 90 episodes
- August 1: Kids' Court
- GUTS All-Star Special
- April 2
- Adventures of Little Koala
- August 31: Fred Penner's Place
- September 12: Heathcliff
- December 26: Count Duckula
- May 1: Nickamania premieres.
- July 4: Nickamania ends.
- November 26: The first Nonstop Nicktoons Weekend airs.
- June: Nickelodeon Magazine resumes publication
- The Ren & Stimpy Show Presents: Stimpy's Invention
- Quest for the Shaven Yak Starring Ren & Stimpy
- October: The Ren & Stimpy Show: Veediots!
- November: The Ren & Stimpy Show: Buckaroo$!
- August 31
- Doug, Volume 1: How Did I Get Into This Mess?
- Doug, Volume 2: Patti, You're the Mayonnaise for Me
- The Ren & Stimpy Show, Volume 1: The Classics
- The Ren & Stimpy Show, Volume 2: The Stupidest Stories
- The Ren & Stimpy Show, Volume 3: The Stinkiest Stories
- Rugrats, Volume 1: Tales from the Crib
- Rugrats, Volume 2: A Baby's Gotta Do What a Baby's Gotta Do
- SNICK, Volume 1: Nick Snicks Friendship
- SNICK, Volume 2: Nick Snicks the Family
- September 21: The Ren & Stimpy Show: Have Yourself a Stinky Little Christmas
- May: Nickelodeon signs its first movie deal with 20th Century Fox. This deal would have let Nickelodeon and Fox produce theatrical features during the next two years, and would have included movies based on Doug, Ren & Stimpy, and Rugrats. Unfortunately, the contract period ended before Fox could produce a single Nickelodeon movie. By the time the contract ended, only Ren and Stimpy was in production. The other two shows would not only be revived, but get their own movies released later.
- July 6: Sony Wonder acquires the video distribution rights for Nickelodeon shows for the next three years
- September 1: Nickelodeon expands into Great Britain, its first expansion outside the US.
- January 9: Ashley Argota (actress and singer on True Jackson, VP, iCarly, BrainSurge, Bucket and Skinner's Epic Adventures, The Troop and Figure It Out) is born
- February 19: Victoria Justice (actress, singer, voice actress, songwriter, guest star and dancer on Zoey 101, The Naked Brothers Band, iCarly, True Jackson, VP, BrainSurge, Spectacular!, Victorious, The Troop, The Penguins of Madagascar, 7 Secrets, and The Boy Who Cried Werewolf) is born
- February 23: Christina Kirkman (actress and comedian on All That) is born
- April 4: Daniela Bobadilla (actress on Big Time Rush) is born
- May 14: Miranda Cosgrove (film and television actress and pop recording artist on School of Rock, Drake & Josh, iCarly, Yours, Mine and Ours, Zoey 101, Just Jordan, Unfabulous, Nickelodeon's All That 10th Anniversary Reunion Special, The Naked Brothers Band, Big Time Rush, and 7 Secrets) is born
- June 26: Ariana Grande (actress, singer, and model on Victorious, iCarly, Winx Club, Figure it Out and Sam & Cat) is born
- July 7: Ally Brooke (singer and guest star on All That, the Casagrandes, Blue’s Clues and You and Unfiltered) is born
- July 26: Elizabeth Gillies (actress, singer, and dancer on Victorious, Winx Club, iCarly, and Big Time Rush) is born
- August 1: Leon Thomas III (actor, record producer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and singer on iCarly, The Naked Brothers Band, Victorious, and The Backyardigans) is born
- August 11: Alyson Stoner (actress, dancer and singer on Drake & Josh, The Naked Brothers Band, The Legend of Korra, and The Loud House) is born
- August 23: Lucas Cruikshank (actor on iCarly, Fred: The Movie, Fred 2: Night of the Living Fred, Fred: The Show, Marvin Marvin, and Supah Ninjas) is born
- August 26: Keke Palmer (actress and singer on True Jackson, VP, Winx Club, Just Jordan, BrainSurge, Degrassi, Rags and Unfiltered) is born
- September 5: Gage Golightly (actress on The Troop, True Jackson VP, Big Time Rush and BrainSurge)
- September 7: Taylor Gray (actor and model on Bucket and Skinner's Epic Adventures) is born
- September 23: Zach Tyler Eisen (voice actor on Avatar: The Last Airbender, Little Bill and The Backyardigans) is born
- September 24: Carlos Knight (actor on Supah Ninjas, Fred 2: Night of the Living Fred, and panelist on Figure it Out) is born
- December 8: AnnaSophia Robb (film and television actress on Drake & Josh and Danny Phantom) is born
- October 17: Brad Williams (actor on Pinwheel)
- December 4: Frank Zappa (voice actor on The Ren & Stimpy Show)
Nickelodeon character debuts
- Rugrats: Susie Carmichael, Lucy Carmichael, Randy Carmichael, Alisa Carmichael, Edwin Carmichael, Buster Carmichael
- Legends of the Hidden Temple: Olmec, Temple Guards
- Rocko's Modern Life: Rocko, Spunky, Heffer Wolfe, Filburt Turtle, Ed Bighead, Bev Bighead
- Ren & Stimpy episodes begin airing on MTV, where it ran intermittently for about three years, making it the first Nicktoon to be seen in the US on both Nick and another channel.
- June of 1993 introduces a new theme for Nick's bumpers, and puts a CGI-animated spin on their logo with new variations, including a hat, a bone, a blimp, a balloon animal, and some swimming fish.