Sunday 9 January 1994
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
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.
Emmanuelle, Queen of the Galaxy, directed by L.L. Shapira, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994
while Like Water For Chocolate by Laura Esquivel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Tico of the Seven Seas.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dear Boys or Dark Kingdom.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the important events of 9 January 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.
- 1964 - Memorial day of Patriotic Panamanians for the Panama Canal (Martyrs' Day/Dia de los Martires).
- Eastern Orthodox - Feast of Saint Theophan the Recluse.
- Roman Catholic - Feast of Saint Adrian
- Stepfather's Day
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- Silas Hogan: blues singer/guitarist, dies at age 82.
- 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)
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1994 ?
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
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Sport Games on 9 January 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
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Albacete - Sevilla : 2 - 2
- Ath Bilbao - Sociedad : 0 - 0
- Ath Madrid - Lerida : 0 - 0
- Barcelona - Real Madrid : 5 - 0
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?