Friday July 01, 1994

US date format: 7/1/1994, UK date format: 1/7/1994

It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 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 Reggie Couz and Ashleyosity . In that special week of July people in US were listening to I Swear by All-4-One. In UK Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet was in the top 5 hits. Staggered, directed by Martin Clunes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994 while Without Remorse by Tom Clanc was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching El vuelo del águila. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Creature Shock or Cannon Fodder 2.
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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

  • Roman Herzog sworn in as German President
  • Soyuz TM-19 launches
  • Yassar Arafat returns to Gaza strip

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Movies

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Staggered

Staggered

Directed by: Martin Clunes

Starring: Martin Clunes, Michael Praed, Michele Winstanley, Kate Byers

Barcelona

Barcelona

Directed by: Whit Stillman

Starring: Taylor Nichols, Chris Eigeman, Tushka Bergen, Mira Sorvino

Blown Away

Blown Away

Directed by: Stephen Hopkins

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Tommy Lee Jones, Suzy Amis, Lloyd Bridges

Little Big League

Little Big League

Directed by: Andrew Scheinman

Starring: Luke Edwards, Timothy Busfield, John Ashton, Ashley Crow

Baby's Day Out

Baby's Day Out

Directed by: Patrick Read Johnson

Starring: Lara Flynn Boyle, Joe Mantegna, Joe Pantoliano, Brian Haley

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

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TV Series

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El vuelo del águila

El vuelo del águila

Starring: Manuel Ojeda, Jacqueline Andere, Humberto Zurita, Patricia Reyes Spíndola

Country: Mexico

Ningen Shikkaku: Tatoeba bokuga shindara

Ningen Shikkaku: Tatoeba bokuga shindara

Starring: Hidekazu Akai

Country: Japan

The Imaginatively Titled Punt & Dennis Show

The Imaginatively Titled Punt & Dennis Show

Gullah, Gullah Island

Gullah, Gullah Island

Metal Fighter Miku

Metal Fighter Miku

Days to next July 01

If July 01, 1994 is your birthday you're 26 years, 2 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 12 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Without Remorse by Tom Clanc

Without Remorse

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From Maryland to Vietnam, Jack Kelley fights druglords, frees prisoners. (P, Berkley)

The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield

The Celestine Prophecy

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THE #1 BESTSELLING INTERNATIONAL PHENOMENON - NOW WITH A NEW PREFACEYou have never read a book like this before -- a book that comes along once in a lifetime to change lives forever.In

The Waterworks by E.L. Doctorow

The Waterworks

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“An elegant page-turner of nineteenth-century detective fiction.”–The Washington Post Book WorldOne rainy morning in 1871 in lower Manhattan, Martin Pemberton a freelance writer, sees in a passing stagecoach several elderly men,

Q-Squared by Peter David

Q-Squared

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In all of his travels Captain Jean-Luc Picard has never faced an opponent more powerful than Q, a being from another continuum that Picard encountered on his very first mission as

The Book Of Virtues by William J. Bennett

The Book Of Virtues

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Responsibility. Courage. Compassion. Honesty. Friendship. Persistence. Faith. Everyone recognizes these traits as essentials of good character. In order for our children to develop such traits, we have to offer them examples

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

The Elder Scrolls

The Elder Scrolls

Platform: MS-DOS, Microsoft Windows, Xbox, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, N-Gage, Java ME, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, OS X

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Bethesda Softworks

Creature Shock

Creature Shock

Platform: PC, 3DO, PlayStation, Sega Saturn, CD-i

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Virgin Interactive, Data East (PS/SAT)

Coca-Cola Kid

Coca-Cola Kid

Platform: Game Gear

Genre: Platform Action

Publisher: Sega

Cannon Fodder 2

Cannon Fodder 2

Platform: Amiga, IBM PC compatible

Genre: Action,[4] strategy,[4] shoot 'em up,[5] shooter

Publisher: Virgin Interactive

Breath of Fire II

Breath of Fire II

Platform: Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Game Boy Advance, Virtual Console

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: JP/NA Capcom; EU Laguna (SNES); EU Ubisoft (GBA)


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