Sunday October 08, 1995
US date format: 10/8/1995, UK date format: 8/10/1995
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 8, 1995). 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 Grayson Allen and Mimi Elashiry.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Fantasy by Mariah Carey.
In UK Fairground by Simply Red was in the top 5 hits.
Feast of July, directed by Christopher Menaul, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995
while Stormy Weather by Carl Hiaasen was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chewy: Esc from F5 or The Amazing Spider-Man: Lethal Foes.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 08, 1995?
- French Republican Calendar - Citrouille (Pumpkin) Day, seventeenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Also see October 8 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bolivia - reportedly, Che Guevara is honoured on this day at which he was captured in La Higuera, as San Ernesto, answering prayers for rain.
- Wales and Cornwall - Saint Keyne
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- Edgar Martinez drives home tying andwinning runs to rally Mariners to 6-5 win in bottom of 11th to beat Yankees andwin AL Division Series
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 08, 1995?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on October 08, 1995
- Arizona Cardinals - New York Giants : 21 - 27
- Carolina Panthers - Chicago Bears : 27 - 31
- Cincinnati Bengals - Tampa Bay Buccaneers : 16 - 19
- Cleveland Browns - Detroit Lions : 20 - 38
- Denver Broncos - New England Patriots : 37 - 3
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ath Bilbao - Sevilla : 1 - 1
- Celta - Ath Madrid : 0 - 3
- Espanol - Sp Gijon : 0 - 0
- La Coruna - Santander : 2 - 3
- Merida - Albacete : 1 - 1
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Birmingham - Southend : 2 - 0
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