Friday April 16, 1993

US date format: 4/16/1993, UK date format: 16/4/1993

It was Friday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 16, 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 Chance the Rapper and Ian Eastwood. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Informer by Snow. In UK Young At Heart by The Bluebells was in the top 5 hits. Benny & Joon, directed by Jeremiah S. Chechik, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while The Client by John Grisham was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Calling the Shots. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Companions of Xanth or Deep Duck Trouble Starring Donald Duck.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Paternus
  • Saint Bernadette
  • Blessed HervT of Tours
  • Saint Turibius
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Events

  • Jury reaches guilty verdict in Federal case against cop who beat Rodney King, but the verdict is not read until April 17th
  • Bosnian War: the enclave of Srebrenica is declared a UN-protected quotsafe areaquot.

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Benny & Joon

Benny & Joon

Directed by: Jeremiah S. Chechik

Starring: Johnny Depp, Mary Stuart Masterson, Aidan Quinn, Julianne Moore

Country: United States of America

Indian Summer

Indian Summer

Directed by: Mike Binder

Starring: Alan Arkin, Matt Craven, Diane Lane, Bill Paxton

Louis, enfant roi

Louis, enfant roi

Directed by: Roger Planchon

Starring: Carmen Maura, Maxime Mansion, Paolo Graziosi, Jocelyn Quivrin

Boiling Point

Boiling Point

Directed by: James B. Harris

Starring: Wesley Snipes, Dennis Hopper, Lolita Davidovich, Viggo Mortensen

Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja

Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja

Directed by: Satish Kaushik

Starring: Anil Kapoor, Sridevi, Anupam Kher, Paresh Rawal

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TV Series

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Calling the Shots

Calling the Shots

Directed by: Griffin Loch

Eden

Eden

Directed by: Megan Griffiths

Good Advice

Good Advice

Directed by: Steve Rash

Newlyweds

Newlyweds

Directed by: Edward Burns

Almost Home

Almost Home

Directed by: Tom Whitus

Days to next April 16

If April 16, 1993 is your birthday you're 27 years, 5 months, 7 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 24 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Client by John Grisham

The Client

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In a weedy lot on the outskirts of Memphis, two boys watch a shiny Lincoln pull up to the curb...Eleven-year-old Mark Sway and his younger brother were sharing a forbidden cigarette when a chance encounter with a suicidal lawyer left …

Care Of The Soul by Thomas Moore

Care Of The Soul

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In this special twenty-fifth anniversary edition of Thomas Moore’s bestselling Care of the Soul, which includes a new introduction by the author, readers are presented with a revolutionary approach to thinking

Truman by David McCullough

Truman

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The Pulitzer Prize–winning biography of Harry S. Truman, whose presidency included momentous events from the atomic bombing of Japan to the outbreak of the Cold War and the Korean War, told

Griffin & Sabine by Nick Bantock

Griffin & Sabine

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Imbued with all the magic and mystery of the Griffin & Sabine trilogy, this handsomely designed address book incorporates Nick bantock's exquisite artwork and writing and will reawaken in all of us the excitement and wonder of meaningful correspondence.

The Te Of Piglet by Benjamin Hoff

The Te Of Piglet

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The Te of Piglet . . . in which a good deal of Taoist wisdom is revealed through the character and actions of A.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Bing Bing! Bingo

Bing Bing! Bingo

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Bingo board game

Publisher: KSS

Flash Hiders

Flash Hiders

Platform: PC-Engine Super CD-ROM²

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Right Stuff

B.O.B.

B.O.B.

Platform: Super NES, Genesis, PlayStation Portable

Genre: Run and gun, Platform

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Companions of Xanth

Companions of Xanth

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Legend Entertainment

Deep Duck Trouble Starring Donald Duck

Deep Duck Trouble Starring Donald Duck

Platform: Sega Game Gear, Sega Master System

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Sega (re-released in USA by Majesco Entertainment)


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