Wednesday February 01, 1995
US date format: 2/1/1995, UK date format: 1/2/1995
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 1, 1995). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Nathalia Campos and Richard Wisker.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Creep by TLC.
In UK Think Twice by Celine Dion was in the top 5 hits.
Billy Madison, directed by Tamra Davis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995
while Insomnia by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Darr.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Flight Unlimited or Bases Loaded '96: Double Header.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 01, 1995?
- St. Brigid of Kildare - one of the three patron saints of Ireland, the others being St. Patrick and St. Columcille.
- In Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, the fictional character Willy Wonka gives an unprecedented tour of his chocolate factory on February 1 (year unspecified).
- Blessed Reginald of Sint-Gillis
- The start of LGBT History Month in the United Kingdom.
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- Amtrak New York-Tampa run ends.
- Andy and Grant Flower make 269 stand versus Pakistan, brotherly record.
- Lyricist/guitarist Richey Edwards of the Welsh alternative rock band Manic Street Preachers goes missing from a hotel in Bayswater, London on the eve of a planned tour of the United States. His car is found two weeks later at Severn View services in Aust.
- The death toll from an Algiers suicide bomb rises to 42.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 01, 1995?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on February 01, 1995
- Charlotte Hornets - Boston Celtics : 100 - 93
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Indiana Pacers : 82 - 101
- Dallas Mavericks - Minnesota Timberwolves : 104 - 83
- Denver Nuggets - Utah Jazz : 88 - 129
- Detroit Pistons - Miami Heat : 75 - 98
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Le Havre - St Etienne : 2 - 0
- Nantes - Montpellier : 3 - 2
- Sochaux - Paris SG : 1 - 2
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Airdrie - St Mirren : 2 - 0
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Bradford - Bristol Rvs : 2 - 1
- Chester - Wycombe : 0 - 2
- Leyton Orient - Blackpool : 0 - 1
- Shrewsbury - Plymouth : 3 - 2
- York - Wrexham : 0 - 1
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Days to next February 01If February 01, 1995 is your birthday you're 25 years, 7 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 9 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?