Monday May 1, 1995US date format: 5/1/1995, UK date format: 1/5/1995
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It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 1, 1995). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Kenny Holland and Radhika Madan.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to This Is How We Do It by Montell Jordan.
In UK Unchained Melody / White Cliffs Of Dover by Robson Green & Jerome Flynn was in the top 5 hits.
Crimson Tide, directed by Tony Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995
while Children Of The Jedi by Barbara Hambly was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fair Game.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Apeiron or Marvel Super Heroes.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 May 1995 ?
- Saint James the Less.
- Saint Sigismund of Burgundy.
- Saint Florine
- Saint Augustin Schoeffer
- Saint Theodulf.
- Saint Andeol.
- Czech Republic - "National Love Day" ? couples tend to flock to the memorial of the poet Karel Hynek M�cha in Prague and kiss.
- Festival of Matsu in Taiwan and various locales along the southern coast of China (2005).
- Malta - L-Ewwel ta Mejju, Malta, Jum il-haddiem (Worker's Day).
- United States - Law Day, U.S.A., Loyalty Day.
- Roman Empire - fourth and last day of the Floralia in honour of Flora.
- Roman Empire - all-female festival in honour of Bona Dea.
- Saint Joseph the Worker (also known as Saint Joseph's Day).
- Maharashtra Divas (Maharashtra Day) in the state of Maharastra, India. On May 1, 1960, Maharashtra came into existence when Bombay State was split into the new linguistic states of Maharashtra and Gujarat.
- Beltane, L� Bealtaine, the first day of Summer in modern Ireland was celebrated by the Celts, and is now also celebrated by Neopagans and Wiccans.
- May crowning - Unofficial ritual ceremony usually happening in the Roman Catholic Church.
- Lei Day - Hawaiian holiday for the Lei.
- Saint Jeremiah.
- May Day, Labour Day, Workers' Day, Day of the International Solidarity of Workers.
- Italy - national holiday (Giorno dei Lavoratori).
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- Five public housing building are imploded in Philadelphia, United States.
- Damon Hill wins the 1995 San Marino Grand Prix in Spain.
- $5 million worth of gold bullion is stolen from Kerry Packer's company Publishing and Broadcasting.
- Biological father Otakar Kirchner wins a landmark custody case, the Baby Richard case in the Illinois Supreme Court against adoptive parents, Jay and Kim Warburton.
- Oriental Pearl Tower, a landmark spot in Shanghai, China, formally open.
- Croatian forces launch Operation Flash against rebel Serb forces in western Slavonia.
- Jacques Chirac is elected president of France.
- On the Waterfront opens at Atkinson Theater NYC for 8 performances
- Steve Waugh scores 200 for Australia versus West Indies at Sabina Park.
- Croatian forces launch Operation Flash during the Croatian War of Independence.
Sport Games on 1 May 1995
- New York Knicks - Cleveland Cavaliers : 83 - 81
- Seattle SuperSonics - Los Angeles Lakers : 101 - 105
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Nurnberg - St Pauli : 1 - 1
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Coventry - Man United : 2 - 3
Birth chart on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1995 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Montell Jordan - This Is How We Do It
- Ask Of You (From "Higher Learning") - Raphael Saadiq
- Adina Howard - Freak Like Me
- 2Pac - Dear Mama
- Can't You See (From "New Jersey Drive") - Total Featuring The Notorious B.I.G.
- Brownstone - Grapevyne
- TLC - Red Light Special
- Usher - Think Of You
- Soul For Real - Candy Rain
- Brandy - Baby
Top #10 Latin songs
- Fotos Y Recuerdos (Back On The Chain Gang) - Selena
- Toma Mi Amor - La Mafia
- El Taxista - Los Dinnos Aurios
- No Me Queda Mas - Selena
- La Fama De La Pareja - Los Tigres del Norte
- Que No Me Olvide - Bronco: El Gigante De America
- Siempre Te Voy A Querer - Industria del Amor
- Ven Junto A Mi - Claudio
- Una Vez Mas - The Barrio Boyzz
- Vestida De Blanco - Rocio Durcal
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