Friday June 02, 1995

US date format: 6/2/1995, UK date format: 2/6/1995

It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 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 Sterling Beaumon and Jack Taubman. In that special week of June people in US were listening to Have You Ever Really Loved A Woman? by Bryan Adams. In UK Unchained Melody / White Cliffs Of Dover by Robson Green & Jerome Flynn was in the top 5 hits. Batman Forever, directed by Joel Schumacher, 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 Kurukshetra. If you liked videogames you were probably playing DonPachi or Chronomaster.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1995 or at June 02 across the years.

likes
Like this day if it is important to you!
history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of June 02, 1995?


Holidays

  • Italy's Festa della Repubblica (Republic Day), which commemorates the birth of the Repubblica Italiana and the end of the monarchy.
  • Shavuoth (Judaism) (2006).
  • Xenia name day in Slovakia.
  • The Greek Orthodox Church commemorates Saint Nicephorus' death - see also March 13.

Events

  • John Valentin hits 3 HRs
  • United States Air Force Captain Scott O'Grady's F-16 is shot down over Bosnia while patrolling the NATO no-fly zone.
  • Mrkonjić Grad incident: A United States Air Force F-16 piloted by Captain Scott O'Grady is shot down over Bosnia and Herzegovina while patrolling the NATO no-fly zone. O'Grady is rescued by U.S. Marines six days later.
  • The Dimmitt, Texas Tornado strikes.

Famous Birthday

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

See other popular movies of the week

Batman Forever

Batman Forever

Directed by: Joel Schumacher

Starring: Val Kilmer, Tommy Lee Jones, Jim Carrey, Nicole Kidman

Country: United States of America

Congo

Congo

Directed by: Frank Marshall

Starring: Laura Linney, Tim Curry, Dylan Walsh, Ernie Hudson

Delta of Venus

Delta of Venus

Directed by: Zalman King

Starring: Audie England, Costas Mandylor, Eric da Silva, Raven Snow

The Bridges of Madison County

The Bridges of Madison County

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Meryl Streep, Annie Corley, Victor Slezak

Country: United States of America

Desperado

Desperado

Directed by: Robert Rodriguez

Starring: Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Joaquim de Almeida, Cheech Marin

Country: United States of America

Have a look at 'THE TIMES' from June 02, 1995 and get it!

Get UK historic newspapers

Get 'THE TIMES' from June 02, 1995
The Times
vinyl songs

Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 02, 1995?
Unlimited, ad-free streaming of over a million songs, 30 day Free Trial


Sport Games on June 02, 1995

Sport Games on June 02, 1995


NBA

American Basketball
  • Orlando Magic - Indiana Pacers : 96 - 123
See all Basketball game results of June 02, 1995

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

Kurukshetra

Kurukshetra

Directed by: H. R. Bhargava

Fair Game

Fair Game

Directed by: Doug Liman

Father Ted

Father Ted

Starring: Dermot Morgan, Ardal O'Hanlon, Frank Kelly, Pauline McLynn

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Rob Roy

Rob Roy

Directed by: Michael Caton-Jones

Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace

Directed by: Discovery Media Productions

Days to next June 02

If June 02, 1995 is your birthday you're 25 years, 3 months, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 14 days.
calendar

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in June 1995?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free

The Bridges of Madison County by Robert James Waller

The Bridges of Madison County

By:

The legendary love story, the bestselling hardcover novel of all time, and the major motion picture starring Clint Eastwood and Meryl Streep. This is the story of Robert Kincaid, the photographer and free spirit searching for the covered bridges of …

Border Music by Robert James Waller

Border Music

By:

Texas Jack Carmine is a free soul, a rider of roads, and a man with secrets that stretch back to Vietnam and hungers that keep him from settling down.

The Apocalypse Watch by Robert Ludlum

The Apocalypse Watch

By:

American agent Harry Latham has penetrated the fortresslike mountain hideaway of the Brotherhood of the Watch, a neo-Nazi organization that was born in the days after the fall of the Third Reich.

Mind Prey by John Sandford

Mind Prey

By:

Lucas Davenport has met his match-a brilliant, wanton killer who knows more about mind games than Lucas himself. This man is more depraved and intelligent than anybody Lucas has

Paula by Isabel Allende

Paula

By:

When Isabel Allende's daughter, Paula, became gravely ill and fell into a coma, the author began to write the story of her family for her unconscious child.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Allied General

Allied General

Platform: Macintosh, PlayStation, Windows

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Mindscape, Inc. Strategic Simulations, Inc.

DonPachi

DonPachi

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation, Sega Saturn, PlayStation Network

Genre: Shoot 'em up / Manic shooter

Publisher: JP/NA/HK/KR Atlus; JP SPS (PS)

Alien Soldier

Alien Soldier

Platform: Mega Drive

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: Sega

Chronomaster

Chronomaster

Platform: DOS

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: IntraCorp and Capstone Software

Tales series

Tales series

Platform: Android, iOS, Microsoft Windows, Game Boy Advance, Game Boy Color, GameCube, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Portable, PlayStation Vita, Mobile phone, Nintendo DS

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment


Like this day if it is important to you!
likes