Monday 2 January 1995
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
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 Think Twice by Celine Dion was in the top 5 hits.
The Usual Suspects, directed by Bryan Singer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995
while The Bridges of Madison County by Robert James Waller was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Svengoolie.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle Racers or Full Tilt! Pinball.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 January 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.
- Catholicism and Anglicanism ? Feast day of St. Basil the Great and Gregory Nazianzen.
- The eighth day of Christmas (and ninth night of same) in Western Christianity.
- Science Fiction Day
Famous Birthdays:02 January
- Nancy Kelly: Lowell, Massachusetts -- Actress (Double Exposure, Jesse James).
- Siad Barre: General / President of Somalia (1969-91), dies at 84.
- Mohammed Siyad Barre: General/President of Somalia (1969-91), dies at age 84 (born 1919).
- Manuel Rivera: Spanish painter/co-founder (El Paso), dies at age 67.
- Graham Sharp: ice skater, dies at age 77.
- 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.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1995 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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Sport Games on 2 January 1995
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Bolton - Reading : 1 - 0
- Bristol City - Watford : 0 - 0
- Derby - West Brom : 1 - 1
- Hamilton - Airdrie : 3 - 0
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Blackpool - Peterboro : 4 - 0
- Bournemouth - Swansea : 3 - 2
- Bradford - Birmingham : 1 - 1
- Brighton - Stockport : 2 - 0
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
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