Thursday July 01, 1993

US date format: 7/1/1993, UK date format: 1/7/1993

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see zodiac on July 1, 1993). 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 Raini Rodriguez and Anna Pohlak. In that special week of July people in US were listening to That's The Way Love Goes by Janet Jackson. In UK Dreams by Gabrielle was in the top 5 hits. In the Line of Fire, directed by Wolfgang Petersen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while Like Water For Chocolate by Laura Esquivel was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Face the Music. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dragon's Lair III: The Curse of Mordread or The 7th Saga.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1993, at July 01 across the years or at July 1993 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Canada Day (formerly Dominion Day) - national holiday of Canada. Moving Day in the province of QuTbec
  • 1899 - Indiana Jones's birthday.
  • In Bulgaria, there is a tradition called July Morning dating from the hippy period in 1980s and maybe as far back as the 1970s. Young (and not so young) people from all over the country travel (often hitchhike) to the Black Sea coast to meet the first sun rays on the 1st of July. Naturally Uriah Heep's July Morning is the main refrain. Although the tradition is linked to the hippy movement in America, it is still popular in Bulgaria. Strangely, it seems that there is no such tradition in other
  • Surinam Keti Koti (Breaking of Chains) Day of Liberty; On July 1, 1863 slavery was abolished.
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Events

  • 1 second is added to the clock
  • Russian manned space craft TM-17, launches into orbit
  • STS-57 (Endeavour) lands

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Movies

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Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough

Country: United States of America

Jurassic Park memorabilia

Naked

Naked

Directed by: Mike Leigh

Starring: David Thewlis, Lesley Sharp, Katrin Cartlidge, Greg Cruttwell

Country: United States of America

The Sandlot

The Sandlot

Directed by: David Mickey Evans

Starring: Tom Guiry, Mike Vitar, Art LaFleur, Patrick Renna

Country: United States of America

The Sandlot memorabilia

The Piano

The Piano

Directed by: Jane Campion

Starring: Holly Hunter, Harvey Keitel, Sam Neill, Anna Paquin

Country: United States of America

Menace II Society

Menace II Society

Directed by: Albert Hughes, Allen Hughes

Starring: Tyrin Turner, Larenz Tate, June Kyoto Lu, Toshi Toda

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of July 01, 1993?
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Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Sentir
  2. - Muchacha Triste
  3. - Un Corazon Hecho Pedazos
  4. - Al Final Del Arco Iris
  5. - Ayer

TV Series

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Calling the Shots

Calling the Shots

Directed by: Griffin Loch

Salto postale

Salto postale

Eden

Eden

Directed by: Megan Griffiths

Labor in Power

Labor in Power

Face the Music

Face the Music

Directed by: Carol Wiseman

How old am I?

If July 01, 1993 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Fifties by David Halberstam

The Fifties

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The Fifties is a sweeping social, political, economic, and cultural history of the ten years that Halberstam regards as seminal in determining what our nation is today.

Women Who Run With The Wolves by Clarissa Pinkola Estes

Women Who Run With The Wolves

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UPDATED, WITH NEW MATERIAL BY THE AUTHOR"WOMEN WHO RUN WITH THE WOLVES isn't just another book. It is a gift of profound insight, wisdom, and love.

The Last Command by Timothy Zahn

The Last Command

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The embattled Republic reels from the attacks of Grand Admiral Thrawn, who has marshaled the remnants of the Imperial forces and driven the Rebels back with an abominable technology recovered from

Deception by Amanda Quick

Deception

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From Seduction to Surrender and Reckless to Ravished, New York Times bestselling author Amanda Quick has spun one thrilling love story after another.

The Red Horseman by Stephen Coonts

The Red Horseman

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The thriller from New York Times bestselling author Stephen Coonts—now available as an ebookWhen the Soviet Union collapses, thousands of nuclear warheads go unaccounted for, and it’ll take someone of Jake Grafton’s talents

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Championship Pool

Championship Pool

Platform: NES, SNES, Game Boy, Mega Drive/Genesis

Genre: Sports simulation – pool

Publisher: Mindscape

Dragon's Lair III: The Curse of Mordread

Dragon's Lair III: The Curse of Mordread

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, DOS

Publisher: ReadySoft Incorporated

Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine

Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine

Platform: Sega Genesis/Mega Drive, Master System, Sega Game Gear

Genre: Falling block puzzle game

Publisher: Sega

The 7th Saga

The 7th Saga

Platform: SNES

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Enix

California Games 2

California Games 2

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, DOS, Sega Master System, SNES, Virtual Console, PlayStation Network

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Epyx

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on July 01, 1993?

On July 01, 1993 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is July 01, 1993?

On July 01, 1993 the zodiac sign was Cancer.

Who was the US President on July 01, 1993?

On July 01, 1993 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 01, 1993?

On July 01, 1993 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 01, 1993?

On July 01, 1993 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on July 01, 1993?

On July 01, 1993 several famous people were born including, Raini Rodriguez, Anna Pohlak.

What was the number one song in July 01, 1993?

The number one song in the week of July 01, 1993 was That's The Way Love Goes by Janet Jackson in US and Dreams by Gabrielle in UK.

What were the top hits on July 01, 1993?

The top hits on July 01, 1993 were That's The Way Love Goes by Janet Jackson, Weak by SWV, Knockin' Da Boots by H-Town in US and Dreams by Gabrielle, What Is Love by Haddaway, Pray by Take That in UK.