Friday 13 August 1993
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Yoon Bomi and Johnny Gaudreau.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40.
In UK Living On My Own by Freddie Mercury was in the top 5 hits.
The Secret Garden, directed by Agnieszka Holland, 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.
On TV people were watching An Exchange of Fire.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Action Pachio or Dragon's Earth.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 13 August 1993 ?
- International Lefthanders Day
- St. Wigbert
- RC saints - Pontianus and Hippolytus, Radegunde (help against the pox), Cassianus of Imola (patron of shorthand-writers)
- In Brasil, Friday 13 August (agosto) is considered to be especially filled with sorrow (desgosto)
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 6 saints: St. Hippolytus
- St. Cassian
- St. John Berchmans
- St. John Bosco
- St. Radegund
- Roman festivals - Vertumnalias in honor of Vertumnus, and also Diana, on the Aventine hill
- Yoon Bomi: Pop Singer.
- Johnny Gaudreau: Hockey Player.
- Freya Mavor: TV Actress.
- Dominika Stará: Slovak singer.
- Blue Jay Rickey Henderson pays Turner Ward $25,000 for his #24
- Hotel in Nakhon Ratchasima Thailand, collapses, 114 killed
- US Court of Appeals rules Congress must save all E-Mail
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