Monday January 03, 1994
US date format: 1/3/1994, UK date format: 3/1/1994
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 3, 1994). 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.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Hero by Mariah Carey.
In UK Twist And Shout by Chaka Demus & Pliers featuring Jack Radics & Taxi Gang was in the top 5 hits.
Iron Will, directed by Charles Haid, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994
while Women Who Run With The Wolves by Clarissa Pinkola Estes was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching La petite vie.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Captain Tsubasa 5: Hasha no Shōgō Campione or Doom II: Hell on Earth.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 03, 1994?
- The tenth night and ninth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- The Festival of Sleep Day
- In astronomy the best date to view the Quadrantids meteor shower.
- Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Pax
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- An Aeroflot Tupolev TU-154 crashes and explodes after takeoff from Irkutsk, Russia, killing 125 people including one on the ground.
- Tupolev-154M crashes at Irkutsk, Siberia; 122 killed.
- More than seven million people from the former Apartheid Homelands, receive South African citizenship.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 03, 1994?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mariah Carey - Hero
- Bryan Adams - All For Love
- Ace Of Base - All That She Wants
- Janet Jackson - Again
- D.R.S. - Gangsta Lean
- Toni Braxton - Breathe Again
- Tag Team - Whoomp! There It Is
- Snoop Doggy Dogg - What's My Name?
- Meat Loaf - I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)
- Michael Bolton - Said I Loved You.. But I Lied
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on January 03, 1994
- Dallas Mavericks - Utah Jazz : 85 - 115
- Philadelphia Eagles - San Francisco 49ers : 37 - 34
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Birmingham - Oxford : 1 - 1
- Bristol City - Stoke : 0 - 0
- Charlton - West Brom : 2 - 1
- Derby - Tranmere : 4 - 0
- Middlesbrough - Grimsby : 1 - 0
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Blackpool - Bristol Rvs : 0 - 1
- Brentford - Stockport : 1 - 1
- Cambridge - Fulham : 3 - 0
- Huddersfield - Bournemouth : 1 - 1
- Hull - Burnley : 1 - 2
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Days to next January 03If January 03, 1994 is your birthday you're 26 years, 8 months, 23 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 8 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in January 1994?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?