Thursday August 19, 1993
US date format: 8/19/1993, UK date format: 19/8/1993
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 19, 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 Dominic DeAngelis and Maia Mitchell.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to by .
In UK by was in the top 5 hits.
The Thing Called Love, directed by Peter Bogdanovich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993
while Reengineering The Corporation by Michael Hammer and James Champy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Politically Incorrect.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beat Head or Dolucky no Kusayakiu.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 19, 1993?
- Roman festivals - Vinalia Rustica celebrated in honor of Venus Libitina commemorating the founding of the oldest known temple to her, on the Esquiline Hill, in 293 BC on this date.
- RC saints - Saint Sebald, Saint Louis of Toulouse, Jean-Eudes de MTzeray
- Afghanistan - Afghan Independence Day see above: 1919
- National Day of the Filipino Language, Philippines - Holiday for Quezon City, Quezon Province and other municipalities named after Manuel Quezon
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- 34th Walker Cup: US, 19-5
- Actress Kim Basinger weds actor Alec Baldwin
- Dow Jones hits record high of 3612.13
- George Tiller, abortion doctor, shot in his arms by Rachelle Shannon
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 19, 1993?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
Top #5 Latin songs
- Gloria Estefan - Mi Tierra
- Luis Miguel - Ayer
- Selena - No Debes Jugar
- Los Fantasmas del Caribe - Ella Es
- Juan Luis Guerra 440 - Coronita De Flores
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next August 19If August 19, 1993 is your birthday you're 27 years, 3 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 26 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on August 19, 1993?
On August 19, 1993 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is August 19, 1993?
On August 19, 1993 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on August 19, 1993?
On August 19, 1993 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 19, 1993?
On August 19, 1993 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on August 19, 1993?
On August 19, 1993 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on August 19, 1993?
On August 19, 1993 several famous people were born including, Dominic DeAngelis, Maia Mitchell.
Which famous people died on August 19, 1993?
Famous people died on August 19, 1993 include, Jean King, Lucinda Ballard.
What was the number one song in August 19, 1993?
The number one song in the week of August 19, 1993 was Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40 in US and Living On My Own by Freddie Mercury in UK.
What were the top hits on August 19, 1993?
The top hits on August 19, 1993 were Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40, Whoomp! There It Is by Tag Team, I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) by The Proclaimers in US and Living On My Own by Freddie Mercury, The Key, The Secret by Urban Cookie Collective, Mr Vain by Culture Beat in UK.