Thursday 5 May 1994
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Lil Za .
In that special week of May people in US were listening to The Sign by Ace Of Base.
In UK Come On You Reds by Manchester United Football Squad was in the top 5 hits.
The Crow, directed by Alex Proyas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994
while I'll Be Seeing You by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Breaking News.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cyberia or Dual Orb II.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 May 1994 ?
- Martyrs Neophytos, Gaius and Gaianus
- Euthymios the Wonderworker
- Barlaam of Serpukhov
- Martin and Heraclius of Illyria
- Eulogios the Confessor
- New Martyr Ephraim of Nea Makri
- Albania: Martyrs' Day.
- Great Martyr Irene
- Roly Poly of Georgia.
- Saint Aventinus (d. 1189)
- Ethiopia: Liberation Day (1941).
- International Midwives Day.
- Adrian of Monzensk
- South Korea: Children's Day.
- Guyana: Indian Immigration Day (1838).
- Council of Europe: Europe Day.
- International No Pants Day.
- Hong Kong, Macau, South Korea and Taiwan (2006): Buddha's Birthday.
- Japan: Tango no Sekku (Boy's Day) or Kodomo no hi (Children's Day).
- Mexico and (informally) the United States: Cinco de Mayo (1862).
- Sally Marrand Her Escorts opens at Helen Hayes NYC for 50 performances
- North-Yemen air force bombs Aden, South Yemen.
- Labour beats Conservatives in British local elections.
- The signing of the Bishkek Protocol between Armenia and Azerbaijan effectively freezes the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.
- American teenager Michael P. Fay is caned in Singapore for theft and vandalism, a punishment that many in the United States deemed to be excessive for a teenager committing a non-violent crime. However, significant numbers of Americans were also in favor of it.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1994 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Ace Of Base - The Sign
- R. Kelly - Bump N' Grind
- Prince - The Most Beautiful Girl In The World
- Enigma - Return To Innocence
- Mariah Carey - Without You
- Crash Test Dummies - Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm
- Madonna - I'll Remember
- Big Mountain - Baby, I Love Your Way
- Celine Dion - The Power Of Love
- Richard Marx - Now And Forever
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