Saturday 16 October 1993
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jared Cohen and Scot Williams.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Dreamlover by Mariah Carey.
In UK Boom! Shake The Room by Jazzy Jeff & Fresh Prince was in the top 5 hits.
The Nightmare Before Christmas, directed by Henry Selick, 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 La petite vie.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bugs Bunny Rabbit Rampage or Super Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 October 1993 ?
- Jared Cohen: American noted family, the son of "CBS This Morning" anchor Paula Zahn and her real estate investor husband, Richard.
- Scot Williams: American noted family, son of Houston's offensive tackle David Williams who played for the Oilers at the time of his birth.
- Jovit Baldivino: Filipino singer and actor.
- Caroline Garcia: French tennis player.
- John Bowles: President (Rexall Drugs), dies at 76.
- General Omar al-Bashir appointed Sudan President
- IRA bomb attack on fish and chips restaurant in Belfast, 10 killed
- Anti-Nazi riot breaks out in Welling in Kent, after police stop protesters approaching the British National Party headquarters.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1993 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mariah Carey - Dreamlover
- SWV - Right Here (Human Nature)
- Billy Joel - The River Of Dreams
- Tag Team - Whoomp! There It Is
- Xscape - Just Kickin' It
- Meat Loaf - I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)
- Janet Jackson - If
- Ace Of Base - All That She Wants
- Toni Braxton - Another Sad Love Song
- Zhane - Hey Mr. D.J.
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