Wednesday August 10, 1994
US date format: 8/10/1994, UK date format: 10/8/1994
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 10, 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.
Famous people born on this day include Bernardo Silva and Cody Owen.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Stay by Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories.
In UK Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet was in the top 5 hits.
Andre, directed by George Miller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994
while Forrest Gump by Winston Groom was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hagedorns Tochter.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crystal's Pony Tale or Banshee's Last Cry.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 10, 1994?
- Roman festivals - Opalia, festival in honor of Ops
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Laurence
- Prisoner's Justice Day - Canada.
- Independence Day in Ecuador -- Movement began in Quito in 1809. Independence not achieved till May 1822.
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- Last British troops leave Hong Kong (been there since September 1841)
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 10, 1994?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Janet Jackson - Any Time, Any Place/And On And On
- Da Brat - Funkdafied
- Aaron Hall - I Miss You
- Changing Faces - Stroke You Up
- Zhane - Sending My Love
- Tevin Campbell - Always In My Heart
- Aaliyah - Back & Forth
- Babyface - When Can I See You
- Patti LaBelle - The Right Kinda Lover
- Aretha Franklin - Willing To Forgive
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Days to next August 10If August 10, 1994 is your birthday you're 26 years, 1 month, 9 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 22 days.
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