Friday 17 March 1995, St. Patrick's Day
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Adam Perkins and Patrick Perkins.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Take A Bow by Madonna.
In UK Think Twice by Celine Dion was in the top 5 hits.
I Am Cuba, directed by Mijail Kalatozov, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995
while The Glass Lake by Maeve Binchy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Cartoon Cartoon Show.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Beast Within: A Gabriel Knight Mystery or Dream Prisoner.
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- Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
- Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
- St. Agricola
- St. Joseph of Arimathea
- Feast day of St Patrick: a public holiday in Ireland (National feast) and Montserrat, widely celebrated in North America and worldwide (see St. Patrick's Day)
- Ancient Latvia - Kustonu Diena (return of the larks) observed
- Boston, Massachusetts - Evacuation Day
Famous Birthdays:17 March
- Donald Baverstock: television producer, dies at age 71.
- Ahmad Khomeini: youngest son of Iranian ayatollah Khomeini, dies at age 48.
- Sunnyland Smart: jazz/blues singer/pianist (Delta Blues), dies at age 87.
- Ronnie Kray: British homicide; a professional criminal along with his identical twin brother.
- Rick Aviles: US comic/actor (Ghost), dies of AIDS (born 1952).
- USt approves 1st chicken pox vaccine, Varivax by Merck and Company
- US approves first chicken pox vaccine, Varivax by Merck and Co.
- Sinn-Fein leader Gerry Adams visits White House.
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Sport Games on 17 March 1995
- Boston Celtics - Los Angeles Lakers : 118 - 92
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Minnesota Timberwolves : 77 - 80
- Golden State Warriors - Sacramento Kings : 110 - 128
- Miami Heat - Los Angeles Clippers : 120 - 98
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Kaiserslautern - Uerdingen : 1 - 1
- M'gladbach - Werder Bremen : 2 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Dusseldorf - Hertha : 1 - 1
- Leipzig - St Pauli : 2 - 0
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Swansea - Shrewsbury : 0 - 0
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