Wednesday August 11, 1993
US date format: 8/11/1993, UK date format: 11/8/1993
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 11, 1993). 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 Alyson Stoner and Lauren Riihimaki.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40.
In UK Living On My Own by Freddie Mercury was in the top 5 hits.
Manhattan Murder Mystery, directed by Woody Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993
while Hill Towns by Anne Rivers Siddons was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Politically Incorrect.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Body Blows or Alone in the Dark 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 11, 1993?
- Brazil - Student�s Day, Lawyer�s Day, Foundation of the Law Studies in Brazil
- Zimbabwe - Heroes Day
- Taiwan - Valentine's Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Tiburtius
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- Director Oliver Stone files for divorce from Elizabeth
- New York Islander Brian Mullen, 31, suffers a mild stroke
- Pope John Paul II visits Mexico
- Red Sox Roger Clemens pitches 2,000th strike out (Danny Tartabul-NY)
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 11, 1993?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Jodeci - Lately
- SWV - Right Here (Human Nature)/Downtown
- Ice Cube Featuring Das EFX - Check Yo Self
- Silk - Lose Control/Girl U For Me
- U.N.V. - Something's Goin' On
- Tag Team - Whoomp! (There It Is)
- Toni Braxton - Another Sad Love Song
- II D Extreme - Cry No More
- Tony Toni Tone - If I Had No Loot
- Janet Jackson - If
Sport Games on August 11, 1993
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Auxerre - Angers : 0 - 0
- Cannes - Lille : 2 - 1
- Le Havre - St Etienne : 0 - 0
- Lens - Montpellier : 2 - 1
- Lyon - Metz : 2 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next August 11If August 11, 1993 is your birthday you're 27 years, 1 month, 12 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 19 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?