Sunday December 19, 1993

US date format: 12/19/1993, UK date format: 19/12/1993

It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see zodiac on December 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 Hermione Corfield and Young K. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Again by Janet Jackson. In UK Mr Blobby by Mr Blobby was in the top 5 hits. Grumpy Old Men, directed by Donald Petrie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while Wouldn'T Take Nothing For My Journey Now by Maya Angelou was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Please Save My Earth. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Brutal Sports Football or Championship Manager 93/94.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1993, at December 19 across the years or at December 1993 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • 2003 - the events of the fictional docu-drama The Day Britain Stopped take place.
  • Roman festivals - Opalia
  • Also see December 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)

Events

  • Red Shoes closes at Gershwin Theater NYC after 5 performances
  • Guinee General Lansana re-elected president.

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Famous Deaths

Movies

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Schindler's List

Schindler's List

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley, Caroline Goodall

Country: United States of America

In the Name of the Father

In the Name of the Father

Directed by: Jim Sheridan

Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Pete Postlethwaite, Alison Crosbie, Philip King

Country: United States of America

The Nightmare Before Christmas

The Nightmare Before Christmas

Directed by: Henry Selick

Starring: Danny Elfman, Chris Sarandon, Catherine O'Hara, William Hickey

Country: United States of America

Carlito's Way

Carlito's Way

Directed by: Brian De Palma

Starring: Al Pacino, Sean Penn, Penelope Ann Miller, John Leguizamo

Country: United States of America

What's Eating Gilbert Grape

What's Eating Gilbert Grape

Directed by: Lasse Hallström

Starring: Johnny Depp, Leonardo DiCaprio, Juliette Lewis, Mary Steenburgen

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 19, 1993?
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Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Cerca De Ti
  2. - Por Una Lagrima
  3. - Algo Mas Que Amor
  4. - Con Los Anos Que Me Quedan
  5. - El Amor No Se Puede Olvidar
Sport Games on December 19, 1993

Sport Games on December 19, 1993


NBA

American Basketball
  • Los Angeles Lakers - Cleveland Cavaliers : 92 - 122
  • Milwaukee Bucks - Portland Trail Blazers : 81 - 93
  • Orlando Magic - Sacramento Kings : 97 - 91
See all Basketball game results of December 19, 1993

NFL

American Football
  • Atlanta Falcons - Washington Redskins : 17 - 30
  • Buffalo Bills - Miami Dolphins : 47 - 34
  • Houston Oilers - Pittsburgh Steelers : 26 - 17
  • Los Angeles Rams - Cincinnati Bengals : 3 - 15
  • Minnesota Vikings - Green Bay Packers : 21 - 17
See all American Football game results of December 19, 1993

Serie A

Italian Football
  • Atalanta - Genoa : 2 - 1
  • Cremonese - Udinese : 1 - 1
  • Foggia - Torino : 1 - 0
  • Juventus - Piacenza : 2 - 0
  • Lecce - Lazio : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of December 19, 1993

La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Albacete - Sp Gijon : 3 - 1
  • Ath Madrid - Santander : 4 - 0
  • Barcelona - Celta : 1 - 0
  • La Coruna - Lerida : 2 - 0
  • Osasuna - Logrones : 1 - 3
See all Football game results of December 19, 1993

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Life in the Freezer

Life in the Freezer

Starring: David Attenborough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Cracker

Cracker

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Directed by: Charles McDougall

Starring: Robbie Coltrane, Geraldine Somerville, Kieran O'Brien, Lorcan Cranitch

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

La petite vie

La petite vie

Starring: Claude Meunier, Serge Thériault, Marc Messier, Diane Lavallée

Country: Canada

Please Save My Earth

Please Save My Earth

Directed by: Kazuo Yamazaki

Second Chances

Second Chances

Directed by: James Fargo

How old am I?

If December 19, 1993 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Wouldn'T Take Nothing For My Journey Now by Maya Angelou

Wouldn'T Take Nothing For My Journey Now

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Maya Angelou, one of the best-loved authors of our time, shares the wisdom of a remarkable life in this best-selling spiritual classic.

The Robber Bride by Margaret Atwood

The Robber Bride

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Margaret Atwood's The Robber Bride is inspired by "The Robber Bridegroom," a wonderfully grisly tale from the Brothers Grimm in which an evil groom lures three maidens into his lair and

Decider by Dick Francis

Decider

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A smash hit novel now in trade?from ?a rare and magical talent? who never writes the same story twice.?(San Diego Union-Tribune)In Decider, inheriting a small share in a successful racetrack means

Nightmares & Dreamscapes by Stephen King

Nightmares & Dreamscapes

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The classic short story collection from #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephen King!A wrong turn on a lonely road lands a wayward couple in Rock and Roll Heaven, Oregon, where there’s no escaping the free nightly concert….A

Like Water For Chocolate by Laura Esquivel

Like Water For Chocolate

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Earthy, magical, and utterly charming, this tale of family life in tum-of-the-century Mexico became a best-selling phenomenon with its winning blend of poignant romance and bittersweet wit.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Dino Dini's Goal

Dino Dini's Goal

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, MS-DOS, Mega Drive/Genesis, Super NES

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Virgin Games

Brutal Sports Football

Brutal Sports Football

Platform: Amiga Atari Jaguar MS-DOS

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Gremlin Graphics

The 7th Saga

The 7th Saga

Platform: SNES

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Enix

Championship Manager 93/94

Championship Manager 93/94

Platform: PC, Amiga

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Domark

NBA Jam

NBA Jam

Platform: Various (see table)

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Midway, Acclaim, Electronic Arts

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on December 19, 1993?

On December 19, 1993 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is December 19, 1993?

On December 19, 1993 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.

Who was the US President on December 19, 1993?

On December 19, 1993 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 19, 1993?

On December 19, 1993 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on December 19, 1993?

On December 19, 1993 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on December 19, 1993?

On December 19, 1993 several famous people were born including, Hermione Corfield, Young K, Earlan Bartley.

Which famous people died on December 19, 1993?

Famous people died on December 19, 1993 include, Anthonius AM "Ton" Kors, Antoon Veerman, Michael Clarke.

What was the number one song in December 19, 1993?

The number one song in the week of December 19, 1993 was Again by Janet Jackson in US and Mr Blobby by Mr Blobby in UK.

What were the top hits on December 19, 1993?

The top hits on December 19, 1993 were Again by Janet Jackson, All That She Wants by Ace Of Base, Hero by Mariah Carey in US and Mr Blobby by Mr Blobby, I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That) by Meat Loaf, Babe by Take That in UK.


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