Wednesday April 19, 1995
US date format: 4/19/1995, UK date format: 19/4/1995
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 19, 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 Akira Saitō .
In that special week of April people in US were listening to This Is How We Do It by Montell Jordan.
In UK Back For Good by Take That was in the top 5 hits.
Friday, directed by F. Gary Gray, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995
while Night of the Living Dummy II by R.L. Stine was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fair Game.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Rayman or Apache.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 19, 1995?
- Republic Day (Sierra Leone).
- Declaration of Independence Day (Venezuela).
- Easter Sunday 1908, 1981, 1987, 1992. In the Gregorian Calendar Easter Sunday falls on 19 April more often than on any other date.
- Bicycle Day.
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- Chopper 4 1st used on WNBC TV (NYC) news
- Truck bomb at Federal Building in Okla City, kills 168 and injures 500
- Oklahoma City bombing: 168 people, including 8 Federal Marshals and 19 children, are killed at the Murrah Federal Building.
- Oklahoma City bombing: 168 people, including 8 Federal Marshals and 19 children, are killed at the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building and 680 wounded by a bomb set off by Timothy McVeigh and one of his accomplices, Terry Nichols.
- Akira Saitō: Japanese actress.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 19, 1995?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Montell Jordan - This Is How We Do It
- Adina Howard - Freak Like Me
- Raphael Saadiq - Ask Of You (From "Higher Learning")
- TLC - Red Light Special
- 2Pac - Dear Mama
- Brandy - Baby
- Soul For Real - Candy Rain
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Big Poppa/Warning
- Usher - Think Of You
- Dr. Dre - Keep Their Heads Ringin' (From "Friday")
Sport Games on April 19, 1995
- Atlanta Hawks - New Jersey Nets : 104 - 99
- Boston Celtics - Milwaukee Bucks : 97 - 106
- Houston Rockets - Utah Jazz : 96 - 115
- Miami Heat - Cleveland Cavaliers : 79 - 90
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Denver Nuggets : 81 - 106
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Millwall - Notts County : 0 - 0
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Brighton - Wycombe : 1 - 1
- Plymouth - Birmingham : 1 - 3
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Blackburn - Crystal Palace : 2 - 1
- Celtic - Hearts : 0 - 1
- Hibernian - Falkirk : 0 - 2
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Days to next April 19If April 19, 1995 is your birthday you're 25 years, 5 months, 7 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 24 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?