Thursday January 06, 1994, Epiphany
US date format: 1/6/1994, UK date format: 6/1/1994
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 6, 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.
Famous people born on this day include JB (singer) and TeeJay .
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 Citadel of the Dead or Bubble Symphony.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 06, 1994?
- 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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- Government Inspector opens at Lyceum Theater NYC for 37 performances
- Dow-Jones hits record 3803.88
- Zhong Weiju swims world record 25m pool (26.44)
- In Detroit, Michigan, ice skater Nancy Kerrigan is clubbed on the right leg by an assailant under orders from figure skating rival Tonya Harding's ex-husband.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 06, 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 06, 1994
- New York Knicks - Milwaukee Bucks : 92 - 86
- Portland Trail Blazers - Charlotte Hornets : 116 - 110
- San Antonio Spurs - Golden State Warriors : 98 - 102
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 06If January 06, 1994 is your birthday you're 26 years, 8 months, 15 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 16 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?