Friday September 17, 1993

US date format: 9/17/1993, UK date format: 17/9/1993

It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 17, 1993). 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 Alfie Deyes and Montel Williams. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Dreamlover by Mariah Carey. In UK Mr Vain by Culture Beat was in the top 5 hits. The Bride with White Hair, directed by Ronny Yu, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while Streets Of Laredo by Larry McMurtry was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching It Had to Be You. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battletoads & Double Dragon or DuckTales 2.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • RC Saints - Feasts of Saint Lambert (martyr), Hildegard of Bingen
  • United States - Constitution Day (observed on the previous Friday if it falls in a weekend), Citizenship Day, Von Steuben Day
  • Netherlands - Operation Market Garden is still remembered with parachuting and dedications on this day.
  • Also see September 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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Events

  • Last Russian troops leave Poland.
  • Russian troops withdraw from Poland.

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Movies

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The Bride with White Hair

The Bride with White Hair

Directed by: Ronny Yu

Starring: Brigitte Lin, Leslie Cheung, Francis Ng, Elaine Lui

The Advocate

The Advocate

Directed by: Leslie Megahey

Starring: Colin Firth, Amina Annabi, Jim Carter, Donald Pleasence

The Good Son

The Good Son

Directed by: Joseph Ruben

Starring: Macaulay Culkin, Elijah Wood, Wendy Crewson, David Morse

The Program

The Program

Directed by: David S. Ward

Starring: James Caan, Halle Berry, Omar Epps, Craig Sheffer

Rudy

Rudy

Directed by: David Anspaugh

Starring: Sean Astin, Jon Favreau, Ned Beatty, Greta Lind

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

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Sport Games on September 17, 1993

Sport Games on September 17, 1993


Division 3

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Doncaster - Mansfield : 0 - 1
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TV Series

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It Had to Be You

It Had to Be You

Directed by: Sasha Gordon

The X-Files

The X-Files

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Starring: Gillian Anderson, David Duchovny, Mitch Pileggi

Country: United States of America

Legends of the Hidden Temple

Legends of the Hidden Temple

Starring: Kirk Fogg, Dee Bradley Baker

Country: United States of America

Politically Incorrect

Politically Incorrect

Face the Music

Face the Music

Directed by: Carol Wiseman

Days to next September 17

If September 17, 1993 is your birthday you're 27 years, 4 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 27 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Streets Of Laredo by Larry McMurtry

Streets Of Laredo

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From the Pulitzer Prize–winning author Larry McMurtry comes the sequel and final book in the Lonesome Dove tetralogy. An exhilarating tale of legend and heroism, Streets of Laredo is classic Texas

Case Closed by Gerald Posner

Case Closed

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The assassination of John F. Kennedy on November 22, 1963, continues to inspire interest ranging from well-meaning speculation to bizarre conspiracy theories and controversial filmmaking.

Listening To Prozac by Peter D. Kramer

Listening To Prozac

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Since it was introduced in 1987, Prozac has been prescribed to nearly five million Americans. But what is Prozac? A medication or a mental steroid?

The Client by John Grisham

The Client

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In a weedy lot on the outskirts of Memphis, two boys watch a shiny Lincoln pull up to the curb...Eleven-year-old Mark Sway and his younger brother were sharing a forbidden cigarette when a chance encounter with a suicidal lawyer left …

The Fifties by David Halberstam

The Fifties

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The Fifties is a sweeping social, political, economic, and cultural history of the ten years that Halberstam regards as seminal in determining what our nation is today.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Dungeons & Dragons: Tower of Doom

Dungeons & Dragons: Tower of Doom

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Beat 'em up/role-playing video game

Publisher: Capcom

Battletoads & Double Dragon

Battletoads & Double Dragon

Platform: NES, Mega Drive/Genesis, Super NES, Game Boy

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: NA Tradewest; EU Nintendo (NES)

DuckTales 2

DuckTales 2

Platform: NES, Game Boy

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Capcom

The Ancient Art of War in the Skies

The Ancient Art of War in the Skies

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, MS-DOS

Genre: Combat flight simulator

Publisher: MicroProse

Color a Dinosaur

Color a Dinosaur

Platform: NES

Genre: Drawing and creativity

Publisher: Virgin Games


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