Thursday January 12, 1995
US date format: 1/12/1995, UK date format: 12/1/1995
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 12, 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 Laurel McGoff .
In that special week of January people in US were listening to On Bended Knee by Boyz II Men.
In UK Cotton Eye Joe by Rednex was in the top 5 hits.
Murder in the First, directed by Marc Rocco, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995
while The Gift by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Spellbinder.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fatal Fury 3 or The Daedalus Encounter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 12, 1995?
- In USA's Monk, the 4th season episode of MR. MONK AND MRS. MONK (#T-2351) indicates that Monk spilt something on January 12, 1999 during an earthquake. He stated "Earthquakes count, I don't make the rules."
- In the television series The X-Files, the third season episode Syzygy, has two girls, Terri & Magi, both born on January 12, 1979. Strange astrological properties with 3+ celestial bodies in alignment gives them great power which they use to kill off several of their high school classmates on their birthday in 1996.
- In 2001: A Space Odyssey, the fictional computer HAL becomes operational on January 12. In the movie by Stanley Kubrick, HAL was "born" in 1992, while in the book by Arthur C. Clarke the same event occurs in 1997.
- Tanzania - Zanzibar Revolution Day
- Major earthquake kills 5,092 in Kobe, Japan.
- Murder trial against OJ Simpson begins in Los Angeles, California.
- Pope John Paul II begins visit to Southeast Asia.
- Laurel McGoff: American reality show contestant.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 12, 1995?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- TLC - Creep
- BLACKstreet - Before I Let You Go
- Boyz II Men - On Bended Knee
- Barry White - Practice What You Preach
- Brownstone - If You Love Me
- Brandy - I Wanna Be Down
- Toni Braxton - I Belong To You/How Many Ways
- Mary J. Blige - Be Happy
- Changing Faces - Foolin' Around
- Ini Kamoze - Here Comes The Hotstepper (From "Ready To Wear")
Sport Games on January 12, 1995
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Phoenix Suns : 107 - 96
- Dallas Mavericks - Denver Nuggets : 78 - 94
- Miami Heat - San Antonio Spurs : 108 - 113
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Days to next January 12If January 12, 1995 is your birthday you're 25 years, 8 months, 20 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 10 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 12, 1995?
On January 12, 1995 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is January 12, 1995?
On January 12, 1995 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on January 12, 1995?
On January 12, 1995 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 12, 1995?
On January 12, 1995 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 12, 1995?
On January 12, 1995 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 12, 1995?
On January 12, 1995 several famous people were born including, Laurel McGoff.
Which famous people died on January 12, 1995?
Famous people died on January 12, 1995 include, Francis Lopez, George Price, Marion Herbst.
What was the number one song in January 12, 1995?
The number one song in the week of January 12, 1995 was On Bended Knee by Boyz II Men in US and Cotton Eye Joe by Rednex in UK.
What were the top hits on January 12, 1995?
The top hits on January 12, 1995 were On Bended Knee by Boyz II Men, Creep by TLC, Another Night by Real McCoy in US and Cotton Eye Joe by Rednex, Think Twice by Celine Dion, Love Me For A Reason by Boyzone in UK.