Wednesday January 04, 1995
US date format: 1/4/1995, UK date format: 4/1/1995
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 4, 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 Maria Isabel and Maddie Hasson.
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 Bug! or Cyberbykes.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 04, 1995?
- Spaghetti Day
- Ogoni Day
- The eleventh night and tenth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- Feast day of St Elizabeth Ann Seton
- Newt Gingrich (R) becomes speaker of the House
- The 104th US Congress convenes, the first controlled by Republicans in both houses since 1953. Newt Gingrich is speaker of the House.
- A seven-week old baby elephant recovers in a Kenyan animal hospital after being injured in a stampede which separated it from its mother.
- Prince Charles and the Duchess of York holiday in the Swiss Alps with their children.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 04, 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 04, 1995
- Atlanta Hawks - New York Knicks : 80 - 89
- Denver Nuggets - Chicago Bulls : 80 - 86
- Miami Heat - Boston Celtics : 113 - 117
- New Jersey Nets - Orlando Magic : 110 - 113
- Philadelphia 76ers - Phoenix Suns : 122 - 127
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Rangers - Celtic : 1 - 1
Liga IFootball (Portugal)
- Maritimo - Benfica : 0 - 3
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Days to next January 04If January 04, 1995 is your birthday you're 25 years, 8 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 13 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in January 1995?
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?