Monday July 12, 1993

US date format: 7/12/1993, UK date format: 12/7/1993

It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer (see zodiac on July 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 Taylor Pierce . In that special week of July people in US were listening to Weak by SWV. In UK Dreams by Gabrielle was in the top 5 hits. Poetic Justice, directed by John Singleton, 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 Face the Music. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Eco Fighters or Cannon Fodder.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Sveti Petar (St. Peter)
  • Sunset and sunrise occur along Manhattan's street grid centerline
  • Newfoundland - Orangemen's Day
  • Northern Ireland - Battle of the Boyne Day (also known as Orangemen's Day or the Twelfth, see Irish calendar).
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Events

  • 7.8 earthquake hits Hokkaido Japan, 160 killed
  • Don Imus begins broadcasting to Boston on WEEI (590 AM)

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Movies

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Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough

Country: United States of America

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Naked

Naked

Directed by: Mike Leigh

Starring: David Thewlis, Lesley Sharp, Katrin Cartlidge, Greg Cruttwell

Country: United States of America

The Piano

The Piano

Directed by: Jane Campion

Starring: Holly Hunter, Harvey Keitel, Sam Neill, Anna Paquin

Country: United States of America

Menace II Society

Menace II Society

Directed by: Albert Hughes, Allen Hughes

Starring: Tyrin Turner, Larenz Tate, June Kyoto Lu, Toshi Toda

Country: United States of America

Raining Stones

Raining Stones

Directed by: Ken Loach

Starring: Bruce Jones, Julie Brown, Gemma Phoenix, Ricky Tomlinson

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Music charts

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TV Series

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Calling the Shots

Calling the Shots

Directed by: Griffin Loch

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Salto postale

Labor in Power

Labor in Power

Face the Music

Face the Music

Directed by: Carol Wiseman

Coltrane in a Cadillac

Coltrane in a Cadillac

Starring: Robbie Coltrane

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

How old am I?

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Hill Towns by Anne Rivers Siddons

Hill Towns

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Hill Towns is a classic novel of remarkable emotional power, insight, and sensitivity from Anne Rivers Siddons, whose books live on the New York Times bestseller list and in the hearts

Pleading Guilty by Scott Turow

Pleading Guilty

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Returning to the now-renowned locale of Kindle County, Scott Turow gives us Mack Malloy, ex-cop, not-quite-ex-drunk, and partner-on-the-wane in one of the country's most high-powered law firms.

Pigs In Heaven by Barbara Kingsolver

Pigs In Heaven

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Picking up where her modern classic The Bean Trees left off, Barbara Kingsolver’s bestselling Pigs in Heaven continues the tale of Turtle and Taylor Greer, a Native American girl and her

Homeland by John Jakes

Homeland

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In Homeland, internationally acclaimed bestselling author John Jakes brings to life an epic saga of the American immigrant experience in this story of a family dynasty in turmoil at the dawn

Race Matters by Cornel West

Race Matters

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With a new introduction, the groundbreaking classic Race Matters affirms its position as the bestselling, most influential, and most original articulation of the urgent issues in America?s

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Emeraldia

Emeraldia

Platform: Arcade, Virtual Console

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Namco

Eco Fighters

Eco Fighters

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Capcom

The Chaos Engine

The Chaos Engine

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, Amiga CD32, MS-DOS, RISC OS, Sega Mega Drive, Super NES, Mobile phone, Windows, OS X, Linux

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: Renegade Software

Accele Brid

Accele Brid

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Action Shooter

Publisher: Tomy

Cannon Fodder

Cannon Fodder

Platform: Amiga, Amiga CD32,[2] Atari ST,[3] DOS,[4] Acorn Archimedes,[5] 3DO,[6] Atari Jaguar,[6] Sega Mega Drive/Genesis,[1] SNES,[1] Game Boy Color

Genre: Action, strategy, shoot 'em up

Publisher: Virgin Interactive

Frequently Asked Questions

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

On July 12, 1993 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is July 12, 1993?

On July 12, 1993 the zodiac sign was Cancer.

Who was the US President on July 12, 1993?

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

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

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

Who was the Pope on July 12, 1993?

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

Which famous people are born on July 12, 1993?

On July 12, 1993 several famous people were born including, Taylor Pierce.

Which famous people died on July 12, 1993?

Famous people died on July 12, 1993 include, Dan Eldon, Lily van Lugt Melsert, Gusti Huber.

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

The number one song in the week of July 12, 1993 was Weak by SWV in US and Dreams by Gabrielle in UK.

What were the top hits on July 12, 1993?

The top hits on July 12, 1993 were Weak by SWV, Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40, Whoomp! There It Is by Tag Team in US and Dreams by Gabrielle, What Is Love by Haddaway, Pray by Take That in UK.