Friday December 15, 1995

US date format: 12/15/1995, UK date format: 15/12/1995

It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 15, 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 Jahlil Okafor and Perri Kiely. In that special week of December people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey. In UK Earth Song by Michael Jackson was in the top 5 hits. Nixon, directed by Oliver Stone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995 while Lincoln by David Herbert Donald was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Thin Blue Line. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle Monsters or Baku Baku Animal.
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Historical Events

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  • Playboy goes back on sale after 36 year ban in Ireland
  • Because of the "quadruple-witching" option expiration, volume on the New York Stock Exchange hits 638 million shares, the highest single-day volume since October 20, 1987, when the Dow staged a stunning recovery a day after Black Monday.

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Movies

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Nixon

Nixon

Directed by: Oliver Stone

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Joan Allen, Powers Boothe, Ed Harris

Grumpier Old Men

Grumpier Old Men

Directed by: Howard Deutch

Starring: Walter Matthau, Jack Lemmon, Ann-Margret, Sophia Loren

Dracula: Dead and Loving It

Dracula: Dead and Loving It

Directed by: Mel Brooks

Starring: Leslie Nielsen, Mel Brooks, Peter MacNicol, Steven Weber

Waiting to Exhale

Waiting to Exhale

Directed by: Forest Whitaker

Starring: Whitney Houston, Angela Bassett, Loretta Devine, Lela Rochon

Cutthroat Island

Cutthroat Island

Directed by: Renny Harlin

Starring: Geena Davis, Matthew Modine, Frank Langella, Maury Chaykin

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Sport Games on December 15, 1995

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NBA

American Basketball
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Minnesota Timberwolves : 100 - 88
  • Golden State Warriors - Seattle SuperSonics : 101 - 108
  • Los Angeles Lakers - Washington Bullets : 114 - 122
  • Milwaukee Bucks - Indiana Pacers : 95 - 112
  • New Jersey Nets - Detroit Pistons : 98 - 105
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Football (Netherlands)
  • Sparta - Willem II : 1 - 1
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TV Series

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The Thin Blue Line

The Thin Blue Line

Directed by: Errol Morris

Goosebumps

Goosebumps

Directed by: Rob Letterman

Shooting Gallery

Shooting Gallery

Directed by: Keoni Waxman

Copycat

Copycat

Directed by: Jon Amiel

Kicking & Screaming

Kicking & Screaming

Directed by: nbcu

Days to next December 15

If December 15, 1995 is your birthday you're 24 years, 9 months, 14 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 16 days.
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Books

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Lincoln by David Herbert Donald

Lincoln

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A masterful work by Pulitzer Prize–winning author David Herbert Donald, Lincoln is a stunning portrait of Abraham Lincoln’s life and presidency.Donald

Charles Kuralt'S America by Charles Kuralt

Charles Kuralt'S America

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The former CBS-TV newsman and author of A Life on the Road revisits some of his favorite places and people in their best seasons, in a cheerful account of

The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield

The Celestine Prophecy

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THE #1 BESTSELLING INTERNATIONAL PHENOMENON - NOW WITH A NEW PREFACEYou have never read a book like this before -- a book that comes along once in a lifetime to change lives forever.In

David Brinkley by David Brinkley

David Brinkley

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THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER"It seems to me now that Huntley's and my success lay mainly in the fact that we were new, as television was new, and we had few

The Lost World by Michael Crichton

The Lost World

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From the author of Timeline, Sphere, and Congo comes the sequel to the smash-hit Jurassic Park, a thriller that’s been millions of years in the making.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

FIFA Soccer 96

FIFA Soccer 96

Platform: Windows DOS Sega 32X Sega Mega Drive SNES Game Boy Sega Game Gear PlayStation Sega Saturn

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Electronic Arts Black Pearl Software (Game Boy and Game Gear)

Battle Monsters

Battle Monsters

Platform: Saturn

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: JP Naxat Soft; NA/EU Acclaim

Baku Baku Animal

Baku Baku Animal

Platform: Arcade Game, Sega Saturn, Sega Game Gear, PC, Sega Master System, Mobile phones

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Sega

Anvil of Dawn

Anvil of Dawn

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Computer role-playing game

Publisher: New World Computing

Crypt Killer Henry Explorers (Japan)

Crypt Killer Henry Explorers (Japan)

Platform: Arcade, Saturn, PlayStation, PC

Genre: Light gun shooter

Publisher: Konami

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on December 15, 1995?

On December 15, 1995 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is December 15, 1995?

On December 15, 1995 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.

Who was the US President on December 15, 1995?

On December 15, 1995 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 15, 1995?

On December 15, 1995 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on December 15, 1995?

On December 15, 1995 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on December 15, 1995?

On December 15, 1995 several famous people were born including, Jahlil Okafor, Perri Kiely, Bethan Leadley.

Which famous people died on December 15, 1995?

Famous people died on December 15, 1995 include, James Geoffrey Cutcliffe Hepburn, Manuel Gutierrez Mellado.

What was the number one song in December 15, 1995?

The number one song in the week of December 15, 1995 was One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey in US and Earth Song by Michael Jackson in UK.

What were the top hits on December 15, 1995?

The top hits on December 15, 1995 were One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey, Exhale (Shoop Shoop) by Whitney Houston, Hey Lover by LL Cool J in US and Earth Song by Michael Jackson, Father And Son by Boyzone, I Believe / Up On The Roof by Robson & Jerome in UK.


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