Tuesday August 17, 1993
US date format: 8/17/1993, UK date format: 17/8/1993
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 17, 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 Sarah Sjöström and Cinta Laura.
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 Thing Called Love, directed by Peter Bogdanovich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993
while Reengineering The Corporation by Michael Hammer and James Champy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Politically Incorrect.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beyond Shadowgate or Dual Orb.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 17, 1993?
- Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
- Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
- For the first time, the public is allowed inside Buckingham Palace.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 17, 1993?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Jodeci - Lately
- SWV - Right Here (Human Nature)/Downtown
- Toni Braxton - Another Sad Love Song
- Silk - Lose Control/Girl U For Me
- Ice Cube Featuring Das EFX - Check Yo Self
- Janet Jackson - If
- U.N.V. - Something's Goin' On
- Tag Team - Whoomp! (There It Is)
- Tony Toni Tone - If I Had No Loot
- II D Extreme - Cry No More
Sport Games on August 17, 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
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on August 17, 1993?
On August 17, 1993 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is August 17, 1993?
On August 17, 1993 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on August 17, 1993?
On August 17, 1993 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 17, 1993?
On August 17, 1993 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on August 17, 1993?
On August 17, 1993 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on August 17, 1993?
On August 17, 1993 several famous people were born including, Sarah Sjöström, Jay Bucks, Cinta Laura.
Which famous people died on August 17, 1993?
Famous people died on August 17, 1993 include, Robert C Maynard, Max de Metz, Feng Kang.
What was the number one song in August 17, 1993?
The number one song in the week of August 17, 1993 was Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40 in US and Living On My Own by Freddie Mercury in UK.
What were the top hits on August 17, 1993?
The top hits on August 17, 1993 were Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40, Whoomp! There It Is by Tag Team, I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) by The Proclaimers in US and Living On My Own by Freddie Mercury, The Key, The Secret by Urban Cookie Collective, Mr Vain by Culture Beat in UK.