Thursday June 16, 1994
US date format: 6/16/1994, UK date format: 16/6/1994
It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 16, 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 Destinee Monroe and Aarya Ambekar.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to I Swear by All-4-One.
In UK Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet was in the top 5 hits.
Forrest Gump, directed by Robert Zemeckis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994
while The Book Of Virtues by William J. Bennett was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Herra 47.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cyberwar or X-Men: Mutant Apocalypse.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 16, 1994?
- South Africa - Youth Day.
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John Regis, patron of medical social workers.
- Bloomsday, in honour of Leopold Bloom, the hero of James Joyce's Ulysses set on 16 June, 1904.
- 16 June Movement
- Martin Brodeur becomes 1st Devil to win Calder Trophy
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 16, 1994?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Janet Jackson - Any Time, Any Place/And On And On
- Aaliyah - Back & Forth
- R. Kelly - Your Body's Callin'
- Aaron Hall - I Miss You
- Toni Braxton - You Mean The World To Me
- Aretha Franklin - Willing To Forgive
- Zhane - Sending My Love
- SWV - Anything (From "Above The Rim")
- Warren G & Nate Dogg - Regulate (From "Above The Rim")
- Tevin Campbell - I'm Ready
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next June 16If June 16, 1994 is your birthday you're 26 years, 3 months, 8 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 23 days.
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?