Friday February 17, 1995
US date format: 2/17/1995, UK date format: 17/2/1995
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 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 Madison Keys and Allen Sarinana.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Creep by TLC.
In UK Think Twice by Celine Dion was in the top 5 hits.
The Hunted, directed by J.F. Lawton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995
while Debt Of Honor by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Darr.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Clockwork Knight 2 or Namco Museum Volume 1.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 17, 1995?
- Saint Evermodus
- Saint Alexis Falconieri (d. 1310)
- Saint Seven Founders of the Servites
- Random Acts of Kindness Day.
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- 11th Soap Opera Digest Awards
- Colin Ferguson is convicted of six counts of murder for the December 1993 Long Island Rail Road shooting and later receives a 25-year sentence for each of the six murders.
- Federal judge allows lawsuit claiming US tobacco makers knew nicotine was addictive and manipulated its levels to keep customers hooked.
- The Cenepa War between Peru and Ecuador ends on a cease-fire brokered by the UN.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 17, 1995?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
Sport Games on February 17, 1995
- Atlanta Hawks - Dallas Mavericks : 110 - 90
- Boston Celtics - Los Angeles Clippers : 121 - 127
- Detroit Pistons - Chicago Bulls : 102 - 117
- Golden State Warriors - Phoenix Suns : 139 - 128
- Houston Rockets - Washington Bullets : 109 - 92
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Duisburg - Uerdingen : 2 - 0
- FC Koln - Ein Frankfurt : 3 - 0
- Freiburg - Karlsruhe : 2 - 1
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Swansea - Brentford : 0 - 2
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 17If February 17, 1995 is your birthday you're 25 years, 7 months, 4 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 27 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?