Friday 12 February 1993
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of February people in US were listening to I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston.
In UK No Limit by 2 Unlimited was in the top 5 hits.
Army of Darkness, directed by Sam Raimi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993
while The Bridges Of Madison County by Robert James Waller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 12 February 1993 ?
- United States - Lincoln's Birthday (traditionally).
- Saint Alexis of Moscow
- Saint Benedict of Aniane
- Red Hand Day
- Darwin Day.
- National Freedom to Marry Day (unofficial).
- Georgia Day in the U.S. state of Georgia.
- Saint Damian of Alexandria
- James Bulger: age 2, disappears from the Strand Shopping Centre in Liverpool - his body is found on a disused railway in Liverpool two days later.
- Two-year-old James Bulger is abducted, tortured and murdered by two 10-year-old boys, Jon Venables and Robert Thompson. Both are later charged. See Murder of James Bulger.
- Glafcos Clerides defeats incumbent George Vasiliou in the Cypriot presidential election.
- Albert Zafy defeats Didier Ratsiraka in the Madagascar presidential election.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1993 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Peabo Bryson & Regina Bell - A Whole New World
- Boyz II Men - In The Still Of The Nite (I'll Remember)
- Duran Duran - Ordinary World
- Shanice - Saving Forever For You
- Whitney Houston - I'm Every Woman
- Arrested Development - Mr. Wendal
- Prince - 7
- Whitney Houston - I Will Always Love You
- Shai - If I Ever Fall In Love
- Wreckx-N-Effect - Rump Shaker
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 12 February 1993 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?