Wednesday September 14, 1994
US date format: 9/14/1994, UK date format: 14/9/1994
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 14, 1994). 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 Hailey Nelson and Fruit.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to I'll Make Love To You by Boyz II Men.
In UK Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet was in the top 5 hits.
Ed Wood, directed by Tim Burton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994
while Debt of Honor by Tom Clanc was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching On Our Own.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crusader of Centy or Bow Wow (manga).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 14, 1994?
- Eastern Orthodox Church - Exaltation of the Cross, which commemorates the discovery of the (allegedly) original Christian cross in 326 by Helena, mother of Constantine, as well as the recovery from the Persians by Heraclius in 628.
- Formerly, in the Roman Catholic and Anglican churches, the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following 14 September were observed as one of the four sets of Ember days. In the Irish calendar they were known as Quarter tense.
- Roman Catholic Church - Triumph of the Cross (compare May 3, Finding of the Holy Cross).
- In ancient Greece, the first day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, during which the sacred objects were brought from Eleusis to Athens.
- All 28 baseball owners vote to cancel rest of 1994 season
- The Major League Baseball season is canceled because of a strike.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 14, 1994?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Wet Wet Wet - Love Is All Around
- Whigfield - Saturday Night
- Corona - The Rhythm Of The Night
- Red Dragon With Brian & Tony Gold - Compliments On Your Kiss
- Youssou N'Dour featuring Neneh Cherry - 7 Seconds
Top #10 R&B songs
- Boyz II Men - I'll Make Love To You
- Changing Faces - Stroke You Up
- Aaliyah - At Your Best (You Are Love)
- Anita Baker - Body & Soul
- Gerald Levert - I'd Give Anything
- Immature - Never Lie
- Craig Mack - Flava In Ya Ear
- Luther Vandross & Mariah Carey - Endless Love
- 69 Boyz - Tootsee Roll
- Janet Jackson - Any Time, Any Place/And On And On
Sport Games on September 14, 1994
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Middlesbrough - West Brom : 2 - 1
- Millwall - Burnley : 2 - 3
- Portsmouth - Tranmere : 1 - 1
- Stoke - Charlton : 3 - 2
- Swindon - Reading : 1 - 0
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Days to next September 14If September 14, 1994 is your birthday you're 26 years, 4 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 27 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in September 1994?
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?