Tuesday 15 August 1995
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Keef and Kieran Ackerman.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Waterfalls by TLC.
In UK Never Forget by Take That was in the top 5 hits.
Mortal Kombat, directed by Paul Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995
while The Body Farm by Patricia Cornwell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Clinic.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Microsoft Entertainment Pack or Frank Thomas Big Hurt Baseball.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 15 August 1995 ?
- Hawaii ? Toro Nagashi (Floating Lantern Ceremony) to commemorate the end of the second world war
- Poland ? Polish Armed Forces Day
- Eastern Orthodoxy ? Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos, the commemoration of the death of Mary, the mother of Jesus.
- RC Saints ? Feast day of the Assumption of Mary, the mother of Jesus, Holy Day of Obligation. Public Holiday in: Austria, Belgium, Cameroon, Chile, C(te d'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, East Timor, France, Greece, India, Italy, Lebanon, Lithuania, Malta, Mauritius, Poland, Portugal, Seychelles, Slovenia and Spain.
- Acadie ? National Day
- Egypt ? Flooding of the Nile Day
- India ? Independence Day (from the United Kingdom, 1947)
- Korea ? Liberation Day
- Italy ? "Ferragosto", remembrance of an ancient Roman holiday in honor of Augustus (Feriae Augusti)
- Liechtenstein ? Liechtenstein Day
- Tuva ? Tuva Republic Day, Naadym
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Alipius
- St. Arnoul/Arnulphus
- St. MacCartin/Ard/Aed
- The Assumption of Mary - a holy day of obligation
- Ancient Latvia ? M?ras
- Keef: Rapper.
- Kieran Ackerman: Pop Singer.
- Darrion Simmons: Rapper.
- Michael Shaevitch: YouTube Star.
- Yui Ogura: Japanese voice actress and singer.
- Keylee Sue Sanders, 18, of Kansas, crowned 13th Miss Teen USA
- In South Carolina, Shannon Faulkner becomes the first female cadet matriculated at The Citadel (she drops out less than a week later).
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