Saturday January 08, 1994

US date format: 1/8/1994, UK date format: 8/1/1994

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 8, 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 Charlotte Römer . 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 Daze Before Christmas or Bubsy 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.

Events

  • Russian manned space craft TM-18, launches into orbit
  • US male Figure Skating championship won by Scott Davis.
  • Rintje Ritsma skates world record 1500m (1:51.60).
  • Russian cosmonaut Valeri Polyakov on Soyuz TM-18 leaves for Mir. He would stay on the space station until March 22, 1995, for a record 437 days in space.
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Movies

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Iron Will

Iron Will

Directed by: Charles Haid

Starring: Mackenzie Astin, Kevin Spacey, David Ogden Stiers, August Schellenberg

Intersection

Intersection

Directed by: Mark Rydell

Starring: Richard Gere, Sharon Stone, Lolita Davidovich, Martin Landau

Fearless

Fearless

Directed by: Peter Weir

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Isabella Rossellini, Rosie Perez, Tom Hulce

Judgment Night

Judgment Night

Directed by: Stephen Hopkins

Starring: Emilio Estevez, Cuba Gooding Jr., Denis Leary, Stephen Dorff

Mazeppa

Mazeppa

Directed by: Bartabas

Starring: Miguel Bosé, Bartabas, Brigitte Marty, Eva Schakmundes

Sport Games on January 08, 1994

Sport Games on January 08, 1994


NBA

American Basketball
  • Boston Celtics - Minnesota Timberwolves : 90 - 108
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Atlanta Hawks : 89 - 102
  • Dallas Mavericks - Chicago Bulls : 81 - 100
  • Indiana Pacers - Detroit Pistons : 101 - 92
  • Miami Heat - Los Angeles Clippers : 109 - 90
See all Basketball game results of January 08, 1994

NFL

American Football
  • Green Bay Packers - Detroit Lions : 28 - 24
  • Pittsburgh Steelers - Kansas City Chiefs : 24 - 27
See all American Football game results of January 08, 1994

Division 2

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Blackpool - Fulham : 2 - 3
  • Bradford - Leyton Orient : 0 - 0
  • Brentford - Bristol Rvs : 3 - 4
  • Cambridge - York : 0 - 2
  • Hull - Brighton : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of January 08, 1994

Division 3

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Doncaster - Torquay : 0 - 2
  • Hereford - Darlington : 1 - 1
  • Scarborough - Northampton : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of January 08, 1994

TV Series

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La petite vie

La petite vie

Starring: Claude Meunier, Serge Thériault, Marc Messier, Diane Lavallée

Country: Canada

Life in the Freezer

Life in the Freezer

Starring: David Attenborough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Second Chances

Second Chances

Directed by: James Fargo

A Woman's Guide to Adultery

A Woman's Guide to Adultery

Please Save My Earth

Please Save My Earth

Directed by: Kazuo Yamazaki

Days to next January 08

If January 08, 1994 is your birthday you're 26 years, 8 months, 12 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 19 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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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.

Seinlanguage by Jerry Seinfeld

Seinlanguage

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Seinfeld. For more than 33 million viewers, the Emmy Award-winning television show has become a Thursday night ritual. Even though the show has ended, Jerry Seinfeld's distinct

The Truce At Bakura by Kathy Tyers

The Truce At Bakura

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No sooner has Darth Vader's funeral pyre burned to ashes on Endor than the Alliance intercepts a call for help from a far-flung Imperial outpost. Bakura

Debt of Honor by Tom Clanc

Debt of Honor

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New World Order doesn't mean peace. (H, Putnam)

Griffin & Sabine by Nick Bantock

Griffin & Sabine

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Imbued with all the magic and mystery of the Griffin & Sabine trilogy, this handsomely designed address book incorporates Nick bantock's exquisite artwork and writing and will reawaken in all of us the excitement and wonder of meaningful correspondence.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Daze Before Christmas

Daze Before Christmas

Platform: Sega Mega Drive, Super NES

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Sunsoft

ESPN Speed World

ESPN Speed World

Platform: Super NES Sega Genesis

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Sony Imagesoft

Depth Dwellers

Depth Dwellers

Platform: DOS

Genre: First-person shooter

Best Bout Boxing

Best Bout Boxing

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Traditional boxing

Publisher: Jaleco

Bubsy 2

Bubsy 2

Platform: Sega Genesis, Super NES, Game Boy, PC

Publisher: Accolade, Retroism


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