Friday July 02, 1993

US date format: 7/2/1993, UK date format: 2/7/1993

It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 2, 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 Vince Staples and Raini Rodriguez. In that special week of July people in US were listening to That's The Way Love Goes by Janet Jackson. In UK Dreams by Gabrielle was in the top 5 hits. In the Line of Fire, directed by Wolfgang Petersen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while The Fifties by David Halberstam was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Face the Music. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Final Fight 2 or California Games 2.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Feast Day of St. John Regis
  • Originally, in the Roman Catholic Church, the Feast of the Visitation was celebrated on this day, although it has since been transferred to May 31
  • Palio di Provenzano in Siena, Italy
  • Canada Day. Under the Holidays Act, Canada Day is always observed on July 1 unless that date falls on a Sunday, in which case it is observed on July 2.

Events

  • Boat sinks at Bocaue Philippines, 325 die
  • F-28 crashes at Sorong Irian Barat, 41 die
  • Kansas Royals rename stadium Ewing Kaufman Stadium after founder
  • Moslem fundamentalists in Sivas Turkey, set hotel on fire, kill 36
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Movies

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In the Line of Fire

In the Line of Fire

Directed by: Wolfgang Petersen

Starring: Clint Eastwood, John Malkovich, Rene Russo, Dylan McDermott

Country: United States of America

Rookie of the Year

Rookie of the Year

Directed by: Daniel Stern

Starring: Thomas Ian Nicholas, Gary Busey, Albert Hall, Amy Morton

Terminator Woman

Terminator Woman

Directed by: Michel Qissi

Starring: Jerry Trimble, Karen Sheperd, Michel Qissi, Ashley Hayden

Sleepless in Seattle

Sleepless in Seattle

Directed by: Nora Ephron

Starring: Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Ross Malinger, Rita Wilson

Country: United States of America

The Firm

The Firm

Directed by: Sydney Pollack

Starring: Tom Cruise, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Gene Hackman, Hal Holbrook

Country: United States of America

TV Series

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Face the Music

Face the Music

Directed by: Carol Wiseman

Labor in Power

Labor in Power

Salto postale

Salto postale

Calling the Shots

Calling the Shots

Directed by: Griffin Loch

Eden

Eden

Directed by: Megan Griffiths

Days to next July 02

If July 02, 1993 is your birthday you're 27 years, 2 months, 27 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 3 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Pigs In Heaven by Barbara Kingsolver

Pigs In Heaven

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Picking up where her modern classic The Bean Trees left off, Barbara Kingsolver’s bestselling Pigs in Heaven continues the tale of Turtle and Taylor Greer, a Native American girl and her

Mama Makes Up Her Mind by Bailey White

Mama Makes Up Her Mind

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Welcome to the unique world of Bailey White. Her aunt Belle may take you to see her bellowing pet alligator. Her uncle Jimbuddy may appall you with his knack for losing

Paper Doll by Robert B. Parker

Paper Doll

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She was a model wife and mother, bludgeoned with a hammer on the streets of Beacon Hill. Spenser's searching for a motive and a murderer--and finding more secrets than meet the

Pleading Guilty by Scott Turow

Pleading Guilty

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Returning to the now-renowned locale of Kindle County, Scott Turow gives us Mack Malloy, ex-cop, not-quite-ex-drunk, and partner-on-the-wane in one of the country's most high-powered law firms.

Embraced By The Light by Betty J. Eadie with Curtis Taylor

Embraced By The Light

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Embraced by the Light is an Eadie and Taylor book in which Betty Eadie narrates her near-death experience and the events that followed.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Nolan Hook

Nolan Hook

Platform: Super NES Genesis Master System Game Gear

Genre: 2D action platformer

Publisher: U.S. Gold Marvel Comics

Battletoads in Battlemaniacs

Battletoads in Battlemaniacs

Platform: Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Sega Master System

Genre: Beat 'em up, platformer, action

Publisher: NA Tradewest (SNES); EU Tradewest (SNES); AUS Nintendo (SNES); JP NCS (SNES); BR Tec Toy (SMS)

Final Fight 2

Final Fight 2

Platform: Super Famicom/SNES, Virtual Console

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Capcom

Citadel 2

Citadel 2

Platform: BBC Micro

Genre: Platform game, Puzzle game

Publisher: Superior Software

California Games 2

California Games 2

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, DOS, Sega Master System, SNES, Virtual Console, PlayStation Network

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Epyx

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on July 02, 1993?

On July 02, 1993 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is July 02, 1993?

On July 02, 1993 the zodiac sign was Cancer.

Who was the US President on July 02, 1993?

On July 02, 1993 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 02, 1993?

On July 02, 1993 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 02, 1993?

On July 02, 1993 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on July 02, 1993?

On July 02, 1993 several famous people were born including, Vince Staples, Raini Rodriguez.

Which famous people died on July 02, 1993?

Famous people died on July 02, 1993 include, Don Drysdale, Fred Gwynne.

What was the number one song in July 02, 1993?

The number one song in the week of July 02, 1993 was That's The Way Love Goes by Janet Jackson in US and Dreams by Gabrielle in UK.

What were the top hits on July 02, 1993?

The top hits on July 02, 1993 were That's The Way Love Goes by Janet Jackson, Weak by SWV, Knockin' Da Boots by H-Town in US and Dreams by Gabrielle, What Is Love by Haddaway, Pray by Take That in UK.


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