Thursday August 17, 1995
US date format: 8/17/1995, UK date format: 17/8/1995
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 17, 1995). 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 Gracie Gold .
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Waterfalls by TLC.
In UK Never Forget by Take That was in the top 5 hits.
Drunks, directed by Peter Cohn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995
while Spontaneous Healing by Andrew Weil was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching High Sierra Search and Rescue.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Twisted Metal or The Amazing Spider-Man: Lethal Foes.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 17, 1995?
- Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
- Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
- Gracie Gold: American figure skater.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 17, 1995?
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Days to next August 17If August 17, 1995 is your birthday you're 25 years, 1 month, 13 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 18 days.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on August 17, 1995?
On August 17, 1995 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is August 17, 1995?
On August 17, 1995 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on August 17, 1995?
On August 17, 1995 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 17, 1995?
On August 17, 1995 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on August 17, 1995?
On August 17, 1995 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on August 17, 1995?
On August 17, 1995 several famous people were born including, Gracie Gold.
Which famous people died on August 17, 1995?
Famous people died on August 17, 1995 include, David Warrilow, Marjorie Sykes, William Strethan "Wild Bill" Davis.
What was the number one song in August 17, 1995?
The number one song in the week of August 17, 1995 was Waterfalls by TLC in US and Never Forget by Take That in UK.
What were the top hits on August 17, 1995?
The top hits on August 17, 1995 were Waterfalls by TLC, Kiss From A Rose by Seal, Boombastic by Shaggy in US and Never Forget by Take That, Boom Boom Boom by The Outhere Brothers, Kiss From A Rose / I'm Alive by Seal in UK.