Wednesday May 10, 1995
US date format: 5/10/1995, UK date format: 10/5/1995
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 10, 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 Missy Franklin and Gabriella Papadakis.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to This Is How We Do It by Montell Jordan.
In UK Unchained Melody / White Cliffs Of Dover by Robson Green & Jerome Flynn was in the top 5 hits.
Braveheart, directed by Mel Gibson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995
while A Dog'S Life by Peter Mayle was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fair Game.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Donald in Maui Mallard Maui Mallard in Cold Shadow or CyberMage.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 10, 1995?
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- Britain lifts a 23-year ban on ministerial talks with Sinn Fein.
- In South Africa, 104 miners are killed in an elevator accident.
- 30th Academy of Country Music Awards: Reba McEntire wins.
- At Vaal Reefs gold mine in Orkney, a runaway locomotive falls into a lift shaft onto an ascending cage and causes it to plunge 1,500 feet (460 m) to the bottom of the 6,900 feet (2,100 m) deep shaft, killing 104.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 10, 1995?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Robson Green & Jerome Flynn - Unchained Melody / White Cliffs Of Dover
- Oasis - Some Might Say
- Livin' Joy - Dreamer
- Perez 'Prez' Prado & His Orchestra - Guaglione
- Take That - Back For Good
Top #10 R&B songs
- Montell Jordan - This Is How We Do It
- Raphael Saadiq - Ask Of You (From "Higher Learning")
- Method Man Featuring Mary J. Blige - I'll Be There For You/You're All I Need To Get By
- Adina Howard - Freak Like Me
- Total Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. - Can't You See (From "New Jersey Drive")
- Brownstone - Grapevyne
- 2Pac - Dear Mama
- Kut Klose - I Like
- Boyz II Men - Water Runs Dry
- TLC - Red Light Special
Sport Games on May 10, 1995
- Chicago Bulls - Orlando Magic : 104 - 94
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Mannheim - Leipzig : 1 - 3
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Hibernian - Celtic : 1 - 1
- Man United - Southampton : 2 - 1
- West Ham - Liverpool : 3 - 0
Ethniki KatigoriaFootball (Greece)
- Apollon - PAOK : 2 - 1
- Edessaikos - Kavala : 5 - 0
- Ethnikos - Larisa : 3 - 2
- Ionikos - Athinaikos : 1 - 0
- Iraklis - Panionios : 4 - 1
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?