Thursday January 05, 1995
US date format: 1/5/1995, UK date format: 5/1/1995
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 5, 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 Whindersson Nunes and Tara Massicotte.
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 Firestorm: Thunderhawk 2 or Chaos Control.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 05, 1995?
- 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.
- AFC beats NFC 41-13 in the pro bowl
- Lockheed C-140 Jetstar crashes at Isfahan Persia, 18 killed.
- Russian president Boris Yeltsin orders a halt to the bombing raids on the capital of Chechnya.
- Prince Charles is photographed kissing his children's nanny on the Swiss ski slopes.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 05, 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 05, 1995
- Dallas Mavericks - Houston Rockets : 99 - 108
- Detroit Pistons - Sacramento Kings : 88 - 94
- Milwaukee Bucks - Golden State Warriors : 111 - 103
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Miami Heat : 91 - 114
- Philadelphia 76ers - Los Angeles Clippers : 93 - 95
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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, 1995 is your birthday you're 25 years, 8 months, 14 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 17 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?