Monday April 17, 1995

US date format: 4/17/1995, UK date format: 17/4/1995

The day of the week was Monday, under the astrological sign of Aries (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on April 17, 1995).

Famous birthdays on this day include Paulie Litt and Ahn Hyo-seop.

The number one song in US was This Is How We Do It by Montell Jordan. Back For Good by Take That was #1 song in the UK.

Friday, directed by F. Gary Gray, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1995 while Couplehood by Paul Reiser was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Fair Game. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Decathlete or Spider-Man: The Animated Series.

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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April 17, 1995 Events

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Historical Events

  • 99th Boston Marathon won by Cosmas Ndeti of Kenya in 2:09:22.

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April 17, 1995 Famous Birthdays


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How old am I?

If April 17, 1995 is your birthday you are 27 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on April 17.

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Movies

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Friday

Friday

Release year: 1995

Directed by: F. Gary Gray

Starring: Ice Cube, Chris Tucker, Nia Long, Tommy 'Tiny' Lister

Country: United States of America

Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Franco Zeffirelli

Starring: Charlotte Gainsbourg, William Hurt, Maria Schneider, Anna Paquin, Geraldine Chaplin, Joan Plowright, Elle Macpherson, John Wood (II), Fiona Shaw, Leanne Rowe, Billie Whitelaw, Samuel West

Country: Italy

Village of the Damned

Village of the Damned

Release year: 1995

Directed by: John Carpenter

Starring: Christopher Reeve, Kirstie Alley, Linda Kozlowski, Michael Paré

A Pyromaniac's Love Story

A Pyromaniac's Love Story

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Joshua Brand

Starring: William Baldwin, John Leguizamo, Sadie Frost, Erika Eleniak

Search and Destroy

Search and Destroy

Release year: 1995

Directed by: David Salle

Starring: Griffin Dunne, Dennis Hopper, Jason Ferraro, Robert Knepper

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Music charts

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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - This Is How We Do Ityoutube
  2. - Red Light Special
  3. - Candy Rain
  4. - Freak Like Me
  5. - Run Away

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Back For Good
  2. - Don't Stop (Wiggle Wiggle)
  3. - Two Can Play That Game
  4. - U Sure Do
  5. - Julia Says

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - This Is How We Do Ityoutube
  2. - Freak Like Me
  3. - Ask Of You (From "Higher Learning")
  4. - Red Light Special
  5. - Dear Mama

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Fotos Y Recuerdos (Back On The Chain Gang)
  2. - Toma Mi Amor
  3. - El Taxista
  4. - No Me Queda Mas
  5. - Que No Me Olvide
Sport Games on April 17, 1995

Sport Games on April 17, 1995


NBA

American Basketball
  • Charlotte Hornets - Philadelphia 76ers : 101 - 90
  • Chicago Bulls - Miami Heat : 98 - 93
  • Los Angeles Clippers - Houston Rockets : 111 - 121
  • Milwaukee Bucks - New York Knicks : 99 - 93
  • New Jersey Nets - Boston Celtics : 96 - 98
See all Basketball game results of April 17, 1995

Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Bolton - Sunderland : 1 - 0
  • Bristol City - West Brom : 1 - 0
  • Derby - Tranmere : 5 - 0
  • Grimsby - Barnsley : 1 - 0
  • Luton - Reading : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of April 17, 1995

Division 2

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Bradford - Rotherham : 0 - 3
  • Cambridge - Birmingham : 1 - 0
  • Cardiff - Shrewsbury : 1 - 2
  • Chester - Crewe : 0 - 1
  • Huddersfield - Hull : 1 - 1
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Division 3

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barnet - Walsall : 1 - 3
  • Carlisle - Hartlepool : 0 - 1
  • Doncaster - Chesterfield : 1 - 3
  • Fulham - Gillingham : 1 - 0
  • Hereford - Mansfield : 0 - 0
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TV Series

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Fair Game

Fair Game

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Doug Liman

Father Ted

Father Ted

Release year: 1995

Starring: Dermot Morgan, Ardal O'Hanlon, Frank Kelly, Pauline McLynn

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Rob Roy

Rob Roy

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Michael Caton-Jones

Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Discovery Media Productions

Zameen Aasmaan

Zameen Aasmaan

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Bharat Rangachary

Magazine Covers

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Books

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Couplehood by Paul Reiser

Couplehood

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Bantam Books presents Paul Reiser's first book, in the tradition of SeinLanguage which was the #1 bestseller, and Bantam Books proudly presents it. He is television's most sharp, funny, and insightful observer of love, marriage, and other mysteries of human …

The Hot Zone by Richard Preston

The Hot Zone

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This is the definitive account of the Ebola virus's first appearance. In the suburbs of Washington D.C., a deadly, highly infectious virus from central Africa's rain forest appears.

A Dog'S Life by Peter Mayle

A Dog'S Life

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The best-selling author of A Year in Provence (and Hotel Pastis) now views his territory from a different perspective: Boy, his four-legged dog. Boy is a dog whose personality is

Phenomenal Woman by Maya Angelou

Phenomenal Woman

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Maya Angelou, author of On The Pulse Of Morning, Wouldn’t Take Nothing For My Journey Now and other highly praised works, was regarded as one of America’s greatest poets.

Original Sin by P.D. James

Original Sin

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In this masterful mystery by one of our best novelists, Adam Dalgliesh tackles a bizarre murder in London book publishing. Commander

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Decathlete

Decathlete

Platform: Arcade, Sega Saturn, PlayStation 2

Genre: Sport

Publisher: Sega

Spider-Man: The Animated Series

Spider-Man: The Animated Series

Platform: Genesis, Super NES

Genre: Action

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment (Sega Genesis) LJN (Super NES)

Alter Aeon

Alter Aeon

Platform: Platform independent

Genre: Fantasy MUD

Foes of Ali

Foes of Ali

Platform: 3DO Interactive Multiplayer

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: EA Sports

Chronomaster

Chronomaster

Platform: DOS

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: IntraCorp and Capstone Software

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on April 17, 1995?

On April 17, 1995 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is April 17, 1995?

On April 17, 1995 the zodiac sign was Aries.

Who was the US President on April 17, 1995?

On April 17, 1995 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 17, 1995?

On April 17, 1995 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on April 17, 1995?

On April 17, 1995 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on April 17, 1995?

On April 17, 1995 several famous people were born including, Paulie Litt, Ahn Hyo-seop, Corey Robinson.

Which famous people died on April 17, 1995?

Famous people died on April 17, 1995 include, Nancy Mayhew Youngman, Frank E Resnik.

What was the number one song in April 17, 1995?

The number one song in the week of April 17, 1995 was This Is How We Do It by Montell Jordan in US and Back For Good by Take That in UK.

What were the top hits on April 17, 1995?

The top hits on April 17, 1995 were This Is How We Do It by Montell Jordan, Red Light Special by TLC, Candy Rain by Soul For Real in US and Back For Good by Take That, Don't Stop (Wiggle Wiggle) by The Outhere Brothers, Two Can Play That Game by Bobby Brown in UK.