Friday February 12, 1993

US date format: 2/12/1993, UK date format: 12/2/1993

It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 12, 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 Jennifer Stone and Rafinha (footballer born 1993). In that special week of February people in US were listening to by . In UK by was in the top 5 hits. Wittgenstein, directed by Derek Jarman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while The Bridges of Madison County by Robert James Waller was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Newlyweds. If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Settlers or The Ancient Art of War in the Skies.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1993, at February 12 across the years or at February 1993 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • United States - Lincoln's Birthday (traditionally).
  • Saint Alexis of Moscow
  • Saint Benedict of Aniane
  • Red Hand Day
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Events

  • Two-year-old James Bulger is abducted, tortured and murdered by two 10-year-old boys, Jon Venables and Robert Thompson. Both are later charged. See Murder of James Bulger.
  • Glafcos Clerides defeats incumbent George Vasiliou in the Cypriot presidential election.
  • Albert Zafy defeats Didier Ratsiraka in the Madagascar presidential election.

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Movies

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Blood In, Blood Out

Blood In, Blood Out

Directed by: Taylor Hackford

Starring: Damian Chapa, Jesse Borrego, Benjamin Bratt, Enrique Castillo

Country: United States of America

Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day

Directed by: Harold Ramis

Starring: Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, Chris Elliott, Stephen Tobolowsky

Country: United States of America

Stalingrad

Stalingrad

Directed by: Joseph Vilsmaier

Starring: Dominique Horwitz, Thomas Kretschmann, Jochen Nickel, Sebastian Rudolph

Alive

Alive

Directed by: Frank Marshall

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Vincent Spano, Josh Hamilton, Bruce Ramsay

Country: United States of America

Vent d'est

Vent d'est

Directed by: Robert Enrico

Starring: Malcolm McDowell, Pierre Vaneck, Jean-François Balmer, Ludmila Mikaël

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Music charts

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TV Series

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Almost Home

Almost Home

Directed by: Tom Whitus

Motzki

Motzki

Newlyweds

Newlyweds

Directed by: Edward Burns

Para Elisa

Para Elisa

Directed by: Juanra Fernández

Celia

Celia

Directed by: Ann Turner

Days to next February 12

If February 12, 1993 is your birthday you're 27 years, 9 months, 15 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 16 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Bridges of Madison County by Robert James Waller

The Bridges of Madison County

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The legendary love story, the bestselling hardcover novel of all time, and the major motion picture starring Clint Eastwood and Meryl Streep. This is the story of Robert Kincaid, the photographer and free spirit searching for the covered bridges of …

Sabine'S Notebook by Nick Bantock

Sabine'S Notebook

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Griffin—Foolish man. You cannot turn me into a phantom because you are frightened. You do not dismiss a muse at a whim.

Degree Of Guilt by Richard North Patterson

Degree Of Guilt

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TV journalist Mary Carelli admits that she shot and killed Mark Ransom, one of the world's most famous authors. She claims it was self-defense.

The Wives Of Henry Viii by Antonia Fraser

The Wives Of Henry Viii

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The six-week New York Times bestselling history of the legendary six wives of Henry VIII--from an acclaimed biographer. "Admirably succeed(s) in bringing to life the six women who married England's ruler.

Dolores Claiborne by Stephen King

Dolores Claiborne

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Now available for the first time in a mass-market premium paperback edition—master storyteller Stephen King presents the classic #1 New York Times bestseller about a housekeeper with a long-hidden secret from her past...one

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Cosmology of Kyoto

Cosmology of Kyoto

Platform: Mac OS, Microsoft Windows,[3] MS-DOS

Genre: Adventure game[5] Visual novel[4] Horror[6] Educational

Publisher: Yano Electric

Bing Bing! Bingo

Bing Bing! Bingo

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Bingo board game

Publisher: KSS

The Settlers

The Settlers

Platform: Amiga, PC-DOS, MS-DOS, Mac OS, Nintendo DS, Microsoft Windows, OS X, iOS, Symbian, Android

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Ubisoft

The Ancient Art of War in the Skies

The Ancient Art of War in the Skies

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, MS-DOS

Genre: Combat flight simulator

Publisher: MicroProse

FIFA International Soccer

FIFA International Soccer

Platform: 3DO, Commodore Amiga, MS-DOS, Nintendo Game Boy, Sega Game Gear, Sega Mega Drive, Sega CD, Sega Master System, Super Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Sports video game

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 12, 1993?

On February 12, 1993 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is February 12, 1993?

On February 12, 1993 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on February 12, 1993?

On February 12, 1993 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 12, 1993?

On February 12, 1993 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 12, 1993?

On February 12, 1993 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on February 12, 1993?

On February 12, 1993 several famous people were born including, Jennifer Stone, Rafinha (footballer born 1993).

Which famous people died on February 12, 1993?

Famous people died on February 12, 1993 include, James Bulger.

What was the number one song in February 12, 1993?

The number one song in the week of February 12, 1993 was I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston in US and No Limit by 2 Unlimited in UK.

What were the top hits on February 12, 1993?

The top hits on February 12, 1993 were I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston, A Whole New World by Peabo Bryson & Regina Bell, If I Ever Fall In Love by Shai in US and No Limit by 2 Unlimited, Little Bird / Love Song For A Vampire by Annie Lennox in UK.


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