Sunday January 16, 1994

US date format: 1/16/1994, UK date format: 16/1/1994

The day of the week was Sunday, under the astrological sign of Capricorn (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on January 16, 1994).

Famous birthdays on this day include Charlotte Best and Oyeniyi Abejoye.

The number one song in US was Hero by Mariah Carey. Twist And Shout by Chaka Demus & Pliers featuring Jack Radics & Taxi Gang was #1 song in the UK.

Four Weddings and a Funeral, directed by Mike Newell, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1994 while Mr. Murder by Dean Koontz was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching The Day Today. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Armored Warriors or Blackthorne.

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.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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January 16, 1994 Events

What happened on January 16, 1994?


Historical Events

  • Scott skates world record 1000m (1:12.54).
  • In Pennsylvania, a magnitude 4.6 earthquake occurs. Felt throughout southeastern Pennsylvania and as far as Baltimore, Maryland and New York City. Also felt at Toronto, Canada.

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What happened on January 16 in history? Find out the list of January 16th major events

What was 1994 famous for? Discover everything about 1994

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January 16, 1994 Famous Birthdays


Who was born on January 16, 1994?

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How old am I?

If January 16, 1994 is your birthday you are 29 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on January 16.

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January 16, 1994 Famous Deaths


Who died on January 16, 1994?

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Four Weddings and a Funeral

Four Weddings and a Funeral

Release year: 1994

Directed by: Mike Newell

Starring: Hugh Grant, Andie MacDowell, James Fleet, Simon Callow

Country: United States of America

Fun

Fun

Release year: 1994

Directed by: Rafal Zielinski

Starring: Renée Humphrey, Alicia Witt, William R. Moses, Leslie Hope

Hellbound

Hellbound

Release year: 1994

Directed by: Aaron Norris

Starring: Chuck Norris, Calvin Levels, Christopher Neame, Sheree J. Wilson

Bullets over Broadway

Bullets over Broadway

Release year: 1994

Directed by: Woody Allen

Iron Will

Iron Will

Release year: 1994

Directed by: Charles Haid

Starring: Mackenzie Astin, Kevin Spacey, David Ogden Stiers, August Schellenberg

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 16, 1994?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Heroyoutube
  2. - All For Love
  3. - All That She Wants
  4. - Againyoutube
  5. - Breathe Again

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Twist And Shout
  2. - Things Can Only Get Better
  3. - Come Baby Come
  4. - It's Alright
  5. - Mr Blobby

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Cry For You
  2. - Can We Talk
  3. - Never Keeping Secrets
  4. - Getto Jam
  5. - Gangsta Lean

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Cerca De Ti
  2. - Algo Mas Que Amor
  3. - Por Una Lagrima
  4. - Detras De Mi Ventana
  5. - Que Hay De Malo
Sport Games on January 16, 1994

Sport Games on January 16, 1994


NBA

American Basketball
  • Charlotte Hornets - Portland Trail Blazers : 101 - 106
  • Denver Nuggets - Boston Celtics : 100 - 105
  • Utah Jazz - New Jersey Nets : 94 - 99
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NFL

American Football
  • Green Bay Packers - Dallas Cowboys : 17 - 27
  • Kansas City Chiefs - Houston Oilers : 28 - 20
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Serie A

Italian Football
  • Atalanta - Torino : 2 - 2
  • Genoa - Milan : 0 - 0
  • Inter - Foggia : 3 - 1
  • Juventus - Roma : 0 - 0
  • Lazio - Reggiana : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of January 16, 1994

La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Celta - Valladolid : 1 - 2
  • Lerida - Santander : 0 - 0
  • Logrones - Oviedo : 2 - 2
  • Real Madrid - Zaragoza : 3 - 2
  • Sevilla - Barcelona : 0 - 0
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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The Day Today

The Day Today

Release year: 1994

Starring: Christopher Morris, Steve Coogan, Patrick Marber, Rebecca Front

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Life in the Freezer

Life in the Freezer

Release year: 1993

Starring: David Attenborough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Second Chances

Second Chances

Release year: 1993

Directed by: James Fargo

A Woman's Guide to Adultery

A Woman's Guide to Adultery

Release year: 1993

Please Save My Earth

Please Save My Earth

Release year: 1993

Directed by: Kazuo Yamazaki

How old am I?

If January 16, 1994 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Mr. Murder by Dean Koontz

Mr. Murder

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Martin Stillwater is a bright and imaginative man. It delights his wife and two daughters, and provides all the inspiration he needs for his highly-acclaimed mystery novels.

Nightmares & Dreamscapes by Stephen King

Nightmares & Dreamscapes

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Stephen King's classic collection of short stories is #1 New York Times bestseller! A wrong turn on a lonely road leads to a lost couple in Rock and Roll Heaven Oregon where there's no escape from the free nightly concert …

The Hidden Life Of Dogs by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas

The Hidden Life Of Dogs

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Elizabeth Marshall Thomas, an anthropologist, revealed the nature of pack dynamics to readers long before Dog Whisperer. This led to a new understanding of dogs' needs and desires. In

Embraced By The Light by Betty J. Eadie with Curtis Taylor

Embraced By The Light

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Embraced By the Light by Eadie and Taylor is a book in which Betty Eadie recounts her near-death experience and subsequent events.

Degree Of Guilt by Richard North Patterson

Degree Of Guilt

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Mary Carelli, a TV journalist, admits she shot and killed Mark Ransom. Ransom is one of the most well-known authors in the world. She says it was self defense.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Armored Warriors

Armored Warriors

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Capcom

Blackthorne

Blackthorne

Platform: SNES, DOS, Sega 32X, Mac OS, GBA, Windows

Genre: Cinematic platformer

Publisher: Interplay MacPlay (Mac version) Blizzard (GBA port)

Bill Walsh College Football '95

Bill Walsh College Football '95

Platform: Sega Genesis

Genre: Sports (American football)

Publisher: EA Sports

ESPN Speed World

ESPN Speed World

Platform: Super NES Sega Genesis

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Sony Imagesoft

Ballz

Ballz

Platform: Sega Genesis/Mega Drive, Super NES, 3DO

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Accolade

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 16, 1994?

On January 16, 1994 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is January 16, 1994?

On January 16, 1994 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 16, 1994?

On January 16, 1994 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 16, 1994?

On January 16, 1994 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 16, 1994?

On January 16, 1994 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 16, 1994?

On January 16, 1994 several famous people were born including, Charlotte Best, Oyeniyi Abejoye, Caitlin Fladager.

Which famous people died on January 16, 1994?

Famous people died on January 16, 1994 include, Stephen Kritsick, Martin Kosleck.

What was the number one song in January 16, 1994?

The number one song in the week of January 16, 1994 was Hero by Mariah Carey in US and Twist And Shout by Chaka Demus & Pliers featuring Jack Radics & Taxi Gang in UK.

What were the top hits on January 16, 1994?

The top hits on January 16, 1994 were Hero by Mariah Carey, All For Love by Bryan Adams, All That She Wants by Ace Of Base in US and Twist And Shout by Chaka Demus & Pliers featuring Jack Radics & Taxi Gang, Things Can Only Get Better by D:Ream, Come Baby Come by K7 in UK.