Tuesday October 17, 1995
US date format: 10/17/1995, UK date format: 17/10/1995
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 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 Alexandria and Jamal Adams.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Fantasy by Mariah Carey.
In UK Fairground by Simply Red was in the top 5 hits.
Three Wishes, directed by Martha Coolidge, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995
while The Horse Whisperer by Nicholas Evans was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Goosebumps.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Coron Land or Cyber Speedway.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 17, 1995?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Ignatius of Antioch; translation of Saint Audrey (�thelthryth); Saint Richard Gwyn
- United States - Black Poetry Day
- UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
- French Republican Calendar - Aubergine (Eggplant) Day, twenty-sixth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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- Keith Moore sentenced to 6 years for robbing Sting of $9,000,000
- French woman Jeanne Calment reaches the confirmed age of 120 years and 238 days, making her the oldest person ever recorded.
- Peter Hinchcliff: Historian, dies at 66.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 17, 1995?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on October 17, 1995
- NAC Breda - Utrecht : 3 - 0
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?