Wednesday 17 May 1995
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ilona Hallyday and Oliver Ryan.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to This Is How We Do It by Montell Jordan.
In UK Unchained Melody / White Cliffs Of Dover by Robson Green & Jerome Flynn was in the top 5 hits.
Braveheart, directed by Mel Gibson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995
while The Rainmaker by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Trailer Park.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cutthroat Island or X-Men 2: Clone Wars.
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- Norwegian Constitution Day or Syttende Mai.
- Dfa das Letras Galegas ("Galician Literature Day") ? holiday in Galicia, honouring the Galician language.
- Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of 'Azaamat (Grandeur) ? First day of the fourth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- Saint Paschal Baylon or Pascal Baylon
- Saint Montanus
- Saint Dietmar
- Saint Pamphamer
- International Day Against Homophobia aka IDAHO
- Saint Pamphalon
- Saint Solochon
- Saint Adrian of Alexandria
- Ilona Hallyday: French noted family, the daughter of model Estelle Lefebure and singer David Hallyday and granddaughter of rock star Johnny Hallyday.
- Oliver Ryan: YouTube Star.
- Shawn Nelson, 35, goes on a tank rampage in San Diego, California.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1995 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Montell Jordan - This Is How We Do It
- Bryan Adams - Have You Ever Really Loved A Woman?
- Adina Howard - Freak Like Me
- Method Man - I'll Be There For You/You're All I Need To Get By
- Dionne Farris - I Know
- Boyz II Men - Water Runs Dry
- TLC - Red Light Special
- Nicki French - Total Eclipse Of The Heart
- Blessid Union Of Souls - I Believe
- 2 Pac - Dear Mama
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