Thursday October 05, 1995

US date format: 10/5/1995, UK date format: 5/10/1995

The day of the week was Thursday, under the astrological sign of Libra (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on October 5, 1995).

The number one song in US was Fantasy by Mariah Carey. Fairground by Simply Red was #1 song in the UK.

Feast of July, directed by Christopher Menaul, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1995 while An Unquiet Mind by Kay Redfield Jamison was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Endorfun or Dragoon Might.

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.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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October 05, 1995 Events

What happened on October 05, 1995?


Historical Events

  • Company opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 68 performances
  • Tansu Çiller of DYP forms the new government of Turkey (51st government, a minority government which failed to receive the vote of confidence).

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October 05, 1995 Famous Deaths


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Movies

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Feast of July

Feast of July

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Christopher Menaul

Starring: Embeth Davidtz, Tom Bell, Gemma Jones, James Purefoy

Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Franco Zeffirelli

Starring: Charlotte Gainsbourg, William Hurt, Maria Schneider, Anna Paquin, Geraldine Chaplin, Joan Plowright, Elle Macpherson, John Wood (II), Fiona Shaw, Leanne Rowe, Billie Whitelaw, Samuel West

Country: Italy

The Scarlet Letter

The Scarlet Letter

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Roland Joffé

Starring: Demi Moore, Gary Oldman, Robert Duvall, Lisa Andoh

Powder

Powder

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Victor Salva

Starring: Mary Steenburgen, Sean Patrick Flanery, Lance Henriksen, Jeff Goldblum

Country: United States of America

Assassins

Assassins

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Richard Donner

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Antonio Banderas, Julianne Moore, Anatoli Davydov

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 05, 1995?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Fantasyyoutube
  2. - Gangsta's Paradise
  3. - You Are Not Aloneyoutube
  4. - Kiss From A Rose
  5. - Runaway

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Fairground
  2. - Living Next Door To Alice (Who The F**k Is Alice)
  3. - Mis-shapes / Sorted For E's And Wizz
  4. - Boombastic
  5. - When Love And Hate Collide

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Fantasyyoutube
  2. - Gangsta's Paradise (From "Dangerous Minds")
  3. - I Hate U
  4. - Brokenhearted
  5. - You Are Not Aloneyoutube

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Si Nos Dejan
  2. - Golpes En El Corazon
  3. - Tu Solo Tu
  4. - Vuelveme A Querer
  5. - Sera Mejor Que Te Vayas
Sport Games on October 05, 1995

Sport Games on October 05, 1995


La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Ath Madrid - Espanol : 2 - 1
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Eredivisie

Football (Netherlands)
  • Feyenoord - Groningen : 4 - 1
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TV Series

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Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years

Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years

Release year: 1995

Almost Perfect

Almost Perfect

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Hella Joof

The Twisted Tales of Felix the Cat

The Twisted Tales of Felix the Cat

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Lynne Naylor

Marsalis on Music

Marsalis on Music

Release year: 1995

Starring: David Gelb, Wynton Marsalis, David Arenas Pearlman, Sarabeth Wager

Country: United States of America

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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An Unquiet Mind by Kay Redfield Jamison

An Unquiet Mind

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Morning, Noon, And Night by Sidney Sheldon

Morning, Noon, And Night

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Harry Stanford, the world's richest man, mysteriously dies while cruising along Corsica's rugged coast on his yacht. A beautiful young woman, who is heir to a portion of the estate and Stanford's funeral in Boston, immediately follows.

A Place Called Freedom by Ken Follett

A Place Called Freedom

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Scotland, 1766. Mack McAsh, 21, is sentenced to live in misery in the coal mines. He longs for freedom.

Sleepers by Lorenzo Carcaterra

Sleepers

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"Unquestionably powerful, a deeply human and affecting story." The Washington Post Book World "A GUT-WRENCHING BIT OF WORK. . . Carcaterra's graphic narrative grabs you like gunfire in dark alleyways. --The

The Lost World by Michael Crichton

The Lost World

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The sequel to Jurassic Park's smash hit, Timeline, Sphere and Congo is now available from the author of Timeline, Sphere and Congo. This thriller has been millions of years in development.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Endorfun

Endorfun

Platform: PC

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Time Warner Interactive

Dragoon Might

Dragoon Might

Platform: Arcade

Genre: 2D Versus Fighting

Publisher: Konami

Cyberbykes

Cyberbykes

Platform: DOS

Genre: Action

Publisher: GameTek

Cyberbots: Fullmetal Madness

Cyberbots: Fullmetal Madness

Platform: Arcade, Sega Saturn, PlayStation

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Capcom

Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest

Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest

Platform: SNES Game Boy Advance

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Nintendo

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on October 05, 1995?

On October 05, 1995 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is October 05, 1995?

On October 05, 1995 the zodiac sign was Libra.

Who was the US President on October 05, 1995?

On October 05, 1995 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 05, 1995?

On October 05, 1995 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 05, 1995?

On October 05, 1995 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people died on October 05, 1995?

Famous people died on October 05, 1995 include, Fred Fehl, Dick Henry Jurgen, Peter Crichton Kirkpatrick.

What was the number one song in October 05, 1995?

The number one song in the week of October 05, 1995 was Fantasy by Mariah Carey in US and Fairground by Simply Red in UK.

What were the top hits on October 05, 1995?

The top hits on October 05, 1995 were Fantasy by Mariah Carey, Gangsta's Paradise by Coolio, You Are Not Alone by Michael Jackson in US and Fairground by Simply Red, Living Next Door To Alice (Who The F**k Is Alice) by Smokie featuring Roy 'Chubby' Brown, Mis-shapes / Sorted For E's And Wizz by Pulp in UK.