Saturday July 08, 1995

US date format: 7/8/1995, UK date format: 8/7/1995

It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 8, 1995). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat). In that special week of July people in US were listening to Waterfalls by TLC. In UK Boom Boom Boom by The Outhere Brothers was in the top 5 hits. Dragon Ball Z: Wrath of the Dragon, directed by Mitsuo Hashimoto, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995 while Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching High Sierra Search and Rescue. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Baku Baku Animal or Final Fight 3.
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Dragon Ball Z: Wrath of the Dragon

Dragon Ball Z: Wrath of the Dragon

Directed by: Mitsuo Hashimoto

Starring: Masako Nozawa, Takeshi Kusao, Mayumi Tanaka, Hiromi Tsuru

The Indian in the Cupboard

The Indian in the Cupboard

Directed by: Frank Oz

Starring: Hal Scardino, Litefoot, Lindsay Crouse, Richard Jenkins

Mortal Kombat

Mortal Kombat

Directed by: Paul W.S. Anderson

Starring: Christopher Lambert, Robin Shou, Linden Ashby, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

Country: United States of America

Nine Months

Nine Months

Directed by: Chris Columbus

Starring: Hugh Grant, Julianne Moore, Tom Arnold, Joan Cusack

Separate Lives

Separate Lives

Directed by: David Madden

Starring: Jim Belushi, Linda Hamilton, Vera Miles, Elisabeth Moss


Historical Events

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  • Annual Soapy Smith wake, held each year in Skagway, Alaska in the Gold Rush Cemetery and in Hollywood, California at the Magic Castle
  • Feast day of Saint Kilian
  • Feast day of Saint Grimbald


  • 102nd Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Graf beats Arantxa S Vicario (46 61 75)

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High Sierra Search and Rescue

High Sierra Search and Rescue

Directed by: Russ Mayberry



Directed by: H. R. Bhargava

Fair Game

Fair Game

Directed by: Doug Liman

Father Ted

Father Ted

Starring: Dermot Morgan, Ardal O'Hanlon, Frank Kelly, Pauline McLynn

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland



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Mind Prey by John Sandford

Mind Prey


Lucas Davenport has met his match-a brilliant, wanton killer who knows more about mind games than Lucas himself. This man is more depraved and intelligent than anybody Lucas has

The Rainmaker by John Grisham

The Rainmaker


#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERIt’s summer in Memphis. The sweat is sticking to Rudy Baylor’s shirt and creditors are nipping at his heels. Once he had aspirations of breezing through law school and punching his ticket to the good life.

Politically Correct Bedtime Stories by James Finn Garner

Politically Correct Bedtime Stories


In a collection guaranteed to provoke both laughter and thought, 14 timeless fairy tales are revisited and reworked to become relevant fables for more modern times.

The Hot Zone by Richard Preston

The Hot Zone


The bestselling landmark account of the first emergence of the Ebola virus. A highly infectious, deadly virus from the central African rain forest suddenly appears in the suburbs of Washington, D.C.

The Witness by Sandra Brown

The Witness


Kendall Deaton pulls herself and her baby out of a wrecked car, and a mixture of courage and fear gets her to the top of a ravine, where she flags down


What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Frontier: First Encounters

Platform: DOS, but with jjffe or FFED3D which also contains additional fixes, it can be played on Windows, Linux and Mac OS X

Genre: Space trading and combat simulator

Publisher: GameTek, Konami

Chewy: Esc from F5

Platform: DOS, Windows

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Blue Byte Software GmbH

Final Fight 3

Platform: Super NES

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Capcom

Big Sky Trooper

Platform: Super NES

Genre: Action

Publisher: JVC

Baku Baku Animal

Platform: Arcade Game, Sega Saturn, Sega Game Gear, PC, Sega Master System, Mobile phones

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Sega

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