Monday January 02, 1995
US date format: 1/2/1995, UK date format: 2/1/1995
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 2, 1995). 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 Alex Ramos and Renata Notni.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to On Bended Knee by Boyz II Men.
In UK Cotton Eye Joe by Rednex was in the top 5 hits.
Higher Learning, directed by John Singleton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995
while Dark Rivers Of The Heart by Dean Koontz was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Spellbinder.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Comix Zone or Astal.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 02, 1995?
- New Zealand ? Statutory holiday, Second day of New Year.
- United States - Bonza Bottler Day.
- Slovenia ? Second day of New Year.
- Scotland ? Second day of the Hogmanay Bank Holiday.
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- Carquest Bowl 5: South Carolina beats West Virginia, 24-21.
- Most distant galaxy yet discovered found by scientists using Keck telescope in Hawaii (estimated 15 billion light years away).
- Bus crashes in Luzon, Philippines, 29 killed.
- Fire damages Stormont Castle, the former Northern Ireland Parliament building.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 02, 1995?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- TLC - Creep
- Boyz II Men - On Bended Knee
- BLACKstreet - Before I Let You Go
- 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
- Toni Braxton - I Belong To You/How Many Ways
- Mary J. Blige - Be Happy
- Changing Faces - Foolin' Around
Sport Games on January 02, 1995
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Bolton - Reading : 1 - 0
- Bristol City - Watford : 0 - 0
- Derby - West Brom : 1 - 1
- Hamilton - Airdrie : 3 - 0
- Luton - Charlton : 0 - 1
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Blackpool - Peterboro : 4 - 0
- Bournemouth - Swansea : 3 - 2
- Bradford - Birmingham : 1 - 1
- Brighton - Stockport : 2 - 0
- Cambridge - Hull : 2 - 2
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Fulham - Mansfield : 4 - 2
- Torquay - Preston : 1 - 0
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Aston Villa - Leeds : 0 - 0
- Blackburn - West Ham : 4 - 2
- Dundee United - Aberdeen : 0 - 0
- Ipswich - Leicester : 4 - 1
- Liverpool - Norwich : 4 - 0
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Days to next January 02If January 02, 1995 is your birthday you're 25 years, 8 months, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 14 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?