Friday October 01, 1993

US date format: 10/1/1993, UK date format: 1/10/1993

It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 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 Jeremy Jones and Mario Ruiz. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Dreamlover by Mariah Carey. In UK Boom! Shake The Room by Jazzy Jeff & Fresh Prince was in the top 5 hits. The Nightmare Before Christmas, directed by Henry Selick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while Days Of Grace by Arthur Ashe and Arnold Rampersad was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Cracker. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Burning Rival or Dare to Dream.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Singapore - Children's Day
  • Also see October 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • World Vegetarian Day
  • French Republican Calendar - Cuve (Barrel) Day, tenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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Events

  • Lennox Lewis TKOs Frank Bruno in 7 for heavyweight boxing title

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Movies

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The Nightmare Before Christmas

The Nightmare Before Christmas

Directed by: Henry Selick

Starring: Danny Elfman, Chris Sarandon, Catherine O'Hara, William Hickey

Country: United States of America

Blue

Blue

Directed by: Derek Jarman

Starring: Derek Jarman, Tilda Swinton, John Quentin, Nigel Terry

Demolition Man

Demolition Man

Directed by: Marco Brambilla

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Wesley Snipes, Sandra Bullock, Nigel Hawthorne

Country: United States of America

Flodder

Flodder

Directed by: Dick Maas

Starring: Nelly Frijda, Huub Stapel, René van 't Hof, Tatjana Simic

Mr. Jones

Mr. Jones

Directed by: Mike Figgis

Starring: Richard Gere, Lena Olin, Anne Bancroft, Tom Irwin

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Football (United Kingdom)
  • Swansea - Reading : 1 - 1
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TV Series

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Cracker

Cracker

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Directed by: Charles McDougall

Starring: Robbie Coltrane, Geraldine Somerville, Kieran O'Brien, Lorcan Cranitch

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Against the Grain

Against the Grain

Directed by: Elias Mael

It Had to Be You

It Had to Be You

Directed by: Sasha Gordon

The X-Files

The X-Files

Written by:

Starring: Gillian Anderson, David Duchovny, Mitch Pileggi

Country: United States of America

Legends of the Hidden Temple

Legends of the Hidden Temple

Starring: Kirk Fogg, Dee Bradley Baker

Country: United States of America

Days to next October 01

If October 01, 1993 is your birthday you're 26 years, 11 months, 25 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Days Of Grace by Arthur Ashe and Arnold Rampersad

Days Of Grace

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"Touching and courageous...All of it--the man, the life, the book--is rare and beautiful."COSMOPOLITANDAYS OF GRACE is an inspiring memoir of a remarkable man who was the true embodiment of courage, elegance,

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.

Strip Tease by Carl Hiaasen

Strip Tease

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Murder, politics, and G-strings collide in this caper from the bestselling author of Tourist Season. Hilarity and chaos break out in a strip joint when a bachelor party gets out of

Care Of The Soul by Thomas Moore

Care Of The Soul

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In this special twenty-fifth anniversary edition of Thomas Moore’s bestselling Care of the Soul, which includes a new introduction by the author, readers are presented with a revolutionary approach to thinking

Lasher by Anne Rice

Lasher

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"SEDUCTIVE MAGIC...SPELLBINDING...Rice stages her scenes in a wide variety of times and locales, tapping deeply into the richest veins of mythology and history."--San

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Burning Rival

Burning Rival

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Sega

Action Pachio

Action Pachio

Platform: Super Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: 2D action platformer

Publisher: Coconuts Japan

DuckTales 2

DuckTales 2

Platform: NES, Game Boy

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Capcom

Dare to Dream

Dare to Dream

Platform: Windows

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Epic MegaGames

DinoPark Tycoon

DinoPark Tycoon

Platform: Computer Operating Systems - DOS (Windows 95, Windows 98), Macintosh System 7 Video Game Consoles - 3DO Interactive Multiplayer

Genre: Business simulation game

Publisher: MECC


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