Tuesday 17 August 1993
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Sarah Sjöström and Jay Bucks.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40.
In UK Living On My Own by Freddie Mercury was in the top 5 hits.
The Secret Garden, directed by Agnieszka Holland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993
while Pleading Guilty by Scott Turow was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching An Exchange of Fire.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Abandoned Places 2 or Dennis the Menace.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 17 August 1993 ?
- Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
- Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
- Sarah Sjöström: Swedish swimmer.
- Jay Bucks: YouTube Star.
- Cinta Laura: Pop Singer.
- Jessica Vazquez: Vine Star.
- For the first time, the public is allowed inside Buckingham Palace.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1993 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Search For Your Ancestors
Sport Games on 17 August 1993
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Peterboro - Barnsley : 4 - 1
- Portsmouth - Charlton : 1 - 2
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Everton - Man City : 1 - 0
- Ipswich - Southampton : 1 - 0
- Leeds - West Ham : 1 - 0
- Wimbledon - Chelsea : 1 - 1
Make this date unforgettable
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?