Wednesday January 06, 1993, Epiphany

US date format: 1/6/1993, UK date format: 6/1/1993

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 6, 1993). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican), 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 Lil Reese . In that special week of January people in US were listening to I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston. Alive, directed by Frank Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while Red Square by Martin Cruz Smith was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Gone to Seed. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Super Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back or Champions World Class Soccer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Epiphany (National Holiday) in Italy
  • Christianity (except Eastern and Oriental Orthodox who follow the Julian Calendar) - Epiphany of the Lord (a.k.a. "Twelfth Day of Christmas" and Three Kings Day in some areas).
  • In the Irish Calendar- Little Christmas or Nollaig na mBan (Women's Christmas) and/or Twelfth Day.
  • Twelfth Night, or The Lord of Misrule
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Events

  • Bill Wyman announces he will leave Rolling Stones
  • Jean Mueller discovers comet Mueller / 1993a
  • Douglas Hurd is the first high-ranking British official to visit Argentina since the Falklands War.
  • January 20 ampndash The Bombay Riots take place in the city now known as Mumbai.

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Movies

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Alive

Alive

Directed by: Frank Marshall

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Vincent Spano, Josh Hamilton, Bruce Ramsay

Country: United States of America

Sing si lip yan

Sing si lip yan

Directed by: Jing Wong

Starring: Jackie Chan, Richard Norton, Joey Wang, Kumiko Goto

Xin liu xing hu die jian

Xin liu xing hu die jian

Directed by: Michael Mak

Starring: Tony Chiu-Wai Leung, Michelle Yeoh, Joey Wang, Elvis Tsui

Nowhere to Run

Nowhere to Run

Directed by: Robert Harmon

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Rosanna Arquette, Kieran Culkin, Ted Levine

Honor and Glory

Honor and Glory

Directed by: Godfrey Ho

Starring: Cynthia Rothrock, Donna Jason, John Miller, Chuck Jeffreys

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Music charts

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TV Series

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Gone to Seed

Gone to Seed

Celia

Celia

Directed by: Ann Turner

WWE Raw

WWE Raw

Metsolat

Metsolat

Taratata

Taratata

Days to next January 06

If January 06, 1993 is your birthday you're 27 years, 8 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 9 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Red Square by Martin Cruz Smith

Red Square

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Back from exile in the hellish reaches of the Soviet Union, homicide investigator Arkady Renko discovers that his country, his Moscow, even his job, are nearly dead.

Sabine'S Notebook by Nick Bantock

Sabine'S Notebook

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Griffin—Foolish man. You cannot turn me into a phantom because you are frightened. You do not dismiss a muse at a whim.

Dolores Claiborne by Stephen King

Dolores Claiborne

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Now available for the first time in a mass-market premium paperback edition—master storyteller Stephen King presents the classic #1 New York Times bestseller about a housekeeper with a long-hidden secret from her past...one

Women Who Run With The Wolves by Clarissa Pinkola Estes

Women Who Run With The Wolves

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UPDATED, WITH NEW MATERIAL BY THE AUTHOR"WOMEN WHO RUN WITH THE WOLVES isn't just another book. It is a gift of profound insight, wisdom, and love.

The Pelican Brief by John Grisham

The Pelican Brief

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In suburban Georgetown, a killer’s Reeboks whisper on the floor of a posh home. In a seedy D.C. porno house, a patron is swiftly garroted to death.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Buzz Aldrin's Race Into Space

Buzz Aldrin's Race Into Space

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Turn-based strategy, Construction and management simulation

Publisher: Interplay Entertainment

Blaster Master 2

Blaster Master 2

Platform: Sega Genesis

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: Sunsoft

Alien 3: The Gun

Alien 3: The Gun

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Rail shooter

Publisher: Sega

Super Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

Super Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

Platform: Super NES

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: JVC, later re-released by THQ (SNES) LucasArts (Virtual Console)

Champions World Class Soccer

Champions World Class Soccer

Platform: Sega Genesis Super NES

Genre: Traditional soccer simulation

Publisher: Flying Edge Acclaim

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 06, 1993?

On January 06, 1993 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is January 06, 1993?

On January 06, 1993 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 06, 1993?

On January 06, 1993 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 06, 1993?

On January 06, 1993 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 06, 1993?

On January 06, 1993 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 06, 1993?

On January 06, 1993 several famous people were born including, Lil Reese.

Which famous people died on January 06, 1993?

Famous people died on January 06, 1993 include, Rudolf Nureyev, Dizzy Gillespie, John B "Dizzy" Gillespe.

What was the number one song in January 06, 1993?

The number one song in the week of January 06, 1993 was I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston in US and Exterminate! by Snap! featuring Niki Harris in UK.

What were the top hits on January 06, 1993?

The top hits on January 06, 1993 were I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston, Rump Shaker by Wreckx-N-Effect, If I Ever Fall In Love by Shai in US and Exterminate! by Snap! featuring Niki Harris, Could It Be Magic by Take That in UK.


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