Friday 15 January 1993
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Paulina Vega .
In that special week of January people in US were listening to I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston.
Alive, directed by Frank Marshall, 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 Passioni.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Brutal Sports Football or Cyborg Justice.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 15 January 1993 ?
- Kerala in India - Makaravilakku or Makara Sankranthy at Sabarimala.
- Jallikattu in South India.
- United States - Traditionally, Martin Luther King Day.
- North Korea - Korean Alphabet Day.
- Malawi - John Chilembwe Day.
- Roman Catholic Church - Saint Ides, virgin, died January 15, 570.
- Roman Empire - Second day of the Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
- Wikipedia Day.
- 7.5 earthquake strikes Northern Japan, 2 die
- Soap opera Santa Barbara final show on NBC TV
- Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) signed.
- IBM announces a $4.97 billion loss for 1992, the largest single-year corporate loss in United States history to date.
- Iraq disarmament crisis: Iraq refuses to allow UNSCOM inspectors to use its own aircraft to fly into Iraq, and begins military operations in the demilitarized zone between Iraq and Kuwait, and the northern Iraqi no-fly zones. U.S. forces fire approximately 40 Tomahawk cruise missiles at Baghdad factories linked to Iraq's illegal nuclear weapons program. Iraq then informs UNSCOM that it will be able to resume its flights.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1993 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Whitney Houston - I Will Always Love You
- Shai - If I Ever Fall In Love
- Boyz II Men - In The Still Of The Nite (I'll Remember)
- Wreckx-N-Effect - Rump Shaker
- Shanice - Saving Forever For You
- Snap! - Rhythm Is A Dancer
- PM Dawn - I'd Die Without You
- Bobby Brown - Good Enough
- TLC - What About Your Friends
- Madonna - Deeper And Deeper
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