Thursday 22 July 1993
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Patricia Quinn and Kiara Johnson.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40.
In UK Dreams by Gabrielle was in the top 5 hits.
Robin Hood: Men in Tights, directed by Mel Brooks, 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 Breath of Fire or Star Wars: Rebel Assault.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 July 1993 ?
- Swaziland - Birthday of former King Sobhuza II
- Pi Approximation Day
- St. Vandrille/Wandre Gisilus
- St. Mineve
- St. Joseph of Palestine (Count Joseph)
- St. Dabius/Davius
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 7 saints: St. Mary Magdalene
- Ratcatcher's Day. See:The Pied Piper of Hamelin.
- Patricia Quinn: 11th child of actor Anthony Quinn (78).
- Kiara Johnson: Rapper.
- Amber Beattie: English actress and singer.
- Dzhokhar Tsarnaev: Chechen-American terrorist.
- New York Yankee Don Mattingly hits his 200th HR
- Soyuz TM-17 lands
- Great Flood of 1993: levees near Kaskaskia, Illinois rupture, forcing the entire town to evacuate by barges operated by the Army Corps of Engineers.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1993 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- UB40 - Can't Help Falling In Love
- SWV - Weak
- Tag Team - Whoomp! There It Is
- Janet Jackson - That's The Way Love Goes
- H-Town - Knockin' Da Boots
- Robin S - Show Me Love
- Onyx - Slam
- Expose - I'll Never Get Over You (Getting Over Me)
- The Proclaimers - I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)
- Rod Stewart - Have I Told You Lately (Live)
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