Sunday September 17, 1995
US date format: 9/17/1995, UK date format: 17/9/1995
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 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.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Gangsta's Paradise by Coolio.
In UK You Are Not Alone by Michael Jackson was in the top 5 hits.
Ghost in the Shell, directed by Mamoru Oshii, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995
while Gump & Co. by Winston Groom was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing ClockWerx ClockWorks or Namco Museum Volume 1.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 17, 1995?
- 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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- Love! Valor! Compassion! closes at Walter Kerr NYC after 276 performances
- Patty Sheehan wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 17, 1995?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Michael Jackson - You Are Not Alone
- Coolio Featuring L.V. - Gangsta's Paradise (From "Dangerous Minds")
- Brandy - Brokenhearted
- Shaggy - Boombastic/In The Summertime
- Luniz - I Got 5 On It
- MoKenStef - He's Mine
- After 7 - 'Til You Do Me Right
- D'Angelo - Brown Sugar
- Faith Evans - You Used To Love Me
- The Notorious B.I.G. - One More Chance/Stay With Me
Sport Games on September 17, 1995
- Arizona Cardinals - Detroit Lions : 20 - 17
- Atlanta Falcons - New Orleans Saints : 27 - 24
- Chicago Bears - Tampa Bay Buccaneers : 25 - 6
- Cincinnati Bengals - Seattle Seahawks : 21 - 24
- Cleveland Browns - Houston Oilers : 14 - 7
Serie AItalian Football
- Atalanta - Napoli : 1 - 3
- Bari - Lazio : 3 - 3
- Fiorentina - Cagliari : 3 - 1
- Inter - Piacenza : 0 - 0
- Juventus - Vicenza : 1 - 0
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Waregem : 2 - 0
- Antwerp - Seraing : 4 - 2
- Beveren - Mechelen : 1 - 1
- Cercle Brugge - Aalst : 1 - 1
- Gent - Germinal : 0 - 2
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Hamburg - Hansa Rostock : 1 - 1
- M'gladbach - St Pauli : 2 - 4
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