Sunday 8 May 1994
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Priscilla Diaz and Sam Dekker.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to The Sign by Ace Of Base.
In UK Come On You Reds by Manchester United Football Squad was in the top 5 hits.
The Crow, directed by Alex Proyas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994
while The Courtship Of Princess Leia by Dave Wolverton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Breaking News.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Detroit or Crusader of Centy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 May 1994 ?
- Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
- Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
- Parents' Day in South Korea
- Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
- VE Day
- World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day
- Saint Ida of Nivelles
Famous Birthdays:08 May
- Steven Keats: Actor (Death Wish), dies of apparent suicide at 48.
- Cobina W "Coby" Molenaar: peace activist, dies at age 88.
- Rupert Haselden: journalist/screenwriter, dies at age 36.
- George Peppard: American film and TV series actor who made a total of 25 films, famed for "Breakfast at Tiffany's," 1961 and the "Carpetbaggers," 1964.
- Rise & Fall of Little Voice closes at Neil Simon NYC after 9 performances
- 500th commentary by Andy Rooney on 60 Minutes
- Jose Maria Figueres becomes President of Costa Rica
- President Clinton announces US will no longer repatriate boat people
- Colorado Silver Bullets (all-female pro baseball team) first game.
- Laura Davies wins LPGA Sara Lee Golf Classic.
- US President Bill Clinton announces US will no longer repatriate boat people.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1994 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Ace Of Base - The Sign
- R. Kelly - Bump N' Grind
- Prince - The Most Beautiful Girl In The World
- Enigma - Return To Innocence
- Mariah Carey - Without You
- Crash Test Dummies - Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm
- Madonna - I'll Remember
- Big Mountain - Baby, I Love Your Way
- Celine Dion - The Power Of Love
- Richard Marx - Now And Forever
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Sport Games on 8 May 1994
- Chicago Bulls - New York Knicks : 86 - 90
- Miami Heat - Atlanta Hawks : 91 - 102
- Phoenix Suns - Houston Rockets : 91 - 87
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Celta - Osasuna : 4 - 0
- Lerida - Ath Madrid : 0 - 1
- Logrones - La Coruna : 0 - 2
- Real Madrid - Barcelona : 0 - 1
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Bolton - Barnsley : 2 - 3
- Bristol City - Peterboro : 4 - 1
- Charlton - Middlesbrough : 2 - 5
- Crystal Palace - Watford : 0 - 2
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Man United - Coventry : 0 - 0
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