Wednesday January 05, 1994
US date format: 1/5/1994, UK date format: 5/1/1994
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 5, 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 Depth Dwellers or Battle Frenzy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 05, 1994?
- Mungday (Discordianism)
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Neumann.
- The eleventh day of Christmas in Western Christianity, and the Twelfth Night of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- Zhong Weiju swims world record 25m pool record (58.71)
- Yat Weiju swims world record 100m butterfly stroke (58.71).
- Thomas P "Tip" O'Neill, American politician (Democrat-Massachusetts)/Speaker of House (1977-86), dies of cancer at age 81 (born 1912).
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 05, 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 05, 1994
- Boston Celtics - Cleveland Cavaliers : 101 - 96
- Chicago Bulls - Orlando Magic : 90 - 105
- Denver Nuggets - Minnesota Timberwolves : 95 - 109
- Houston Rockets - Dallas Mavericks : 114 - 102
- Indiana Pacers - Washington Bullets : 95 - 97
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 05If January 05, 1994 is your birthday you're 26 years, 8 months, 16 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 15 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?