Sunday January 09, 1994
US date format: 1/9/1994, UK date format: 9/1/1994
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 9, 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.
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 Life in the Freezer.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing F-1 Grand Prix Part III or Brain Lord.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 09, 1994?
- Balloon Ascension Day
- Philippines - Feast of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo district, Manila.
- 1788 - Ratification Day in Connecticut.
- 1822 - "I Will Stay" Day, when the Portuguese prince Pedro decided to stay in Brazil against the orders of the Portugal king Jopo VI, starting the Brazilian independence process.
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- 14th United Negro College Fund raises $11,000,000
- Gunda Niemann skates world record (167.282 pts)
- Rintje Ritsma skates world record (156.201 points)
- Silas Hogan: blues singer/guitarist, dies at age 82.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 09, 1994?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mariah Carey - Hero
- Bryan Adams - All For Love
- Ace Of Base - All That She Wants
- Janet Jackson - Again
- D.R.S. - Gangsta Lean
- Toni Braxton - Breathe Again
- Tag Team - Whoomp! There It Is
- Snoop Doggy Dogg - What's My Name?
- Meat Loaf - I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)
- Michael Bolton - Said I Loved You.. But I Lied
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on January 09, 1994
- Golden State Warriors - Phoenix Suns : 107 - 122
- Portland Trail Blazers - New York Knicks : 85 - 99
- San Antonio Spurs - Los Angeles Lakers : 95 - 89
- Denver Broncos - Los Angeles Raiders : 24 - 42
- Minnesota Vikings - New York Giants : 10 - 17
Serie AItalian Football
- Cagliari - Atalanta : 1 - 1
- Cremonese - Juventus : 1 - 1
- Foggia - Lazio : 4 - 1
- Milan - Lecce : 0 - 0
- Parma - Udinese : 0 - 1
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Albacete - Sevilla : 2 - 2
- Ath Bilbao - Sociedad : 0 - 0
- Ath Madrid - Lerida : 0 - 0
- Barcelona - Real Madrid : 5 - 0
- La Coruna - Logrones : 3 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?