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.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • 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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Events

  • 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

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Movies

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Feast of July

Feast of July

Directed by: Christopher Menaul

Starring: Embeth Davidtz, Tom Bell, Gemma Jones, James Purefoy

The Scarlet Letter

The Scarlet Letter

Directed by: Roland Joffé

Starring: Demi Moore, Gary Oldman, Robert Duvall, Lisa Andoh

Kicking and Screaming

Kicking and Screaming

Directed by: Noah Baumbach

Starring: Josh Hamilton, Eric Stoltz, Samuel Gould, Catherine Kellner

Powder

Powder

Directed by: Victor Salva

Starring: Mary Steenburgen, Sean Patrick Flanery, Lance Henriksen, Jeff Goldblum

Country: United States of America

Assassins

Assassins

Directed by: Richard Donner

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Antonio Banderas, Julianne Moore, Anatoli Davydov

Country: United States of America

Sport Games on October 08, 1995

Sport Games on October 08, 1995


NFL

American Football
  • 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
See all American Football game results of October 08, 1995

La Liga Primera Division

Football (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
See all Football game results of October 08, 1995

Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Birmingham - Southend : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of October 08, 1995

TV Series

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Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years

Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years

Almost Perfect

Almost Perfect

Directed by: Hella Joof

The Twisted Tales of Felix the Cat

The Twisted Tales of Felix the Cat

Directed by: Lynne Naylor

Marsalis on Music

Marsalis on Music

Starring: David Gelb, Wynton Marsalis, David Arenas Pearlman, Sarabeth Wager

Country: United States of America

Kaitou Saint Tail

Kaitou Saint Tail

Days to next October 08

If October 08, 1995 is your birthday you're 24 years, 11 months, 14 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 16 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Stormy Weather by Carl Hiaasen

Stormy Weather

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A hilarious new novel of greed and corruption from the bestselling author of "Strip Tease". The story focuses on southern Florida at the height of the tourist season, when a ferocious

The Haunted Mask II by R.L. Stine

The Haunted Mask II

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Steve Boswell will never forget Carly Beth's Halloween mask. It was so gross. So terrifying. But this year Steve wants to have the scariest costume on the block.

Beach Music by Pat Conroy

Beach Music

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PAT CONROY, America’s preeminent storyteller, delivers a sweeping novel of lyric intensity and searing truth–the story of Jack McCall, an American expatriate in Rome, scarred by tragedy and betrayal.

Coming Home by Rosamunde Pilcher

Coming Home

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Against the backdrop of an elegant Cornwall mansion before World War II and a vast continent-spanning canvas during the turbulent war years, this involving story tells of an extraordinary young woman's coming of age, coming to grips with love and …

The Horse Whisperer by Nicholas Evans

The Horse Whisperer

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERHis name is Tom Booker. His voice can calm wild horses, his touch can heal broken spirits. And Annie Graves has traveled across a continent to the Booker ranch in Montana, desperate to heal her injured …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Cho Ren Sha 68K

Cho Ren Sha 68K

Platform: Sharp X68000, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Famibe no Yosshin

Apeiron

Apeiron

Platform: Mac OS, Mac OS X

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Ambrosia Software

Chewy: Esc from F5

Chewy: Esc from F5

Platform: DOS, Windows

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Blue Byte Software GmbH

Carmen Sandiego: Junior Detective

Carmen Sandiego: Junior Detective

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS

Genre: Educational

Publisher: Selectsoft Publishing

The Amazing Spider-Man: Lethal Foes

The Amazing Spider-Man: Lethal Foes

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Action

Publisher: Epoch Co.


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