Saturday January 01, 1994, NewYear’s Day
US date format: 1/1/1994, UK date format: 1/1/1994
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 1, 1994). 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 William Valdes and Craig Murray.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to On Bended Knee by Boyz II Men.
In UK Think Twice by Celine Dion was in the top 5 hits.
Hard Drive, directed by James Merendino, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994
while Wings by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Birdland.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Death Gate or Captain Tsubasa 5: Hasha no Shōgō Campione.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 01, 1994?
- Flying Karamzov Brothers closes at Helen Hayes NYC after 50 performances
- Grand Night after Singing closes at Criterion NYC after 52 performances
- International Year of Family
- Microsoft CEO Bill Gates (38) marries Melinda French (29)
- See more
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 01, 1994?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- TLC - Creep
- BLACKstreet - Before I Let You Go
- Boyz II Men - On Bended Knee
- Barry White - Practice What You Preach
- Brandy - I Wanna Be Down
- Ini Kamoze - Here Comes The Hotstepper (From "Ready To Wear")
- Brownstone - If You Love Me
- Mary J. Blige - Be Happy
- Toni Braxton - I Belong To You/How Many Ways
- Changing Faces - Foolin' Around
Sport Games on January 01, 1994
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Barnsley - Portsmouth : 2 - 0
- Bolton - Notts County : 4 - 2
- Grimsby - Bristol City : 1 - 0
- Leicester - Sunderland : 2 - 1
- Millwall - Crystal Palace : 3 - 0
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Bournemouth - Plymouth : 0 - 1
- Bradford - Wrexham : 1 - 0
- Brighton - Cambridge : 4 - 1
- Bristol Rvs - Swansea : 1 - 2
- Burnley - Blackpool : 3 - 1
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Chesterfield - Shrewsbury : 1 - 2
- Colchester - Chester : 0 - 0
- Crewe - Doncaster : 2 - 0
- Gillingham - Bury : 1 - 0
- Hereford - Carlisle : 0 - 0
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Aston Villa - Blackburn : 0 - 1
- Everton - West Ham : 0 - 1
- Ipswich - Liverpool : 1 - 2
- Man United - Leeds : 0 - 0
- Newcastle - Man City : 2 - 0
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Days to next January 01If January 01, 1994 is your birthday you're 26 years, 8 months, 23 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 8 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?