Monday 19 July 1993
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Alycia Debnam-Carey .
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40.
In UK Dreams by Gabrielle was in the top 5 hits.
Hocus Pocus, directed by Kenny Ortega, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993
while Mama Makes Up Her Mind by Bailey White was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching An Exchange of Fire.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Duke Nukem II or NBA Jam.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 19 July 1993 ?
- According to sitcom Father Ted, previous events that occurred on July 19 included Galway being liberated by the Indians, Marathon was renamed Snickers and the Ice Age ended.
- St. Symmachus
- St. Machrina
- St. Arsenius
- Catholic - Feasts of St. Vincent de Paul
- Nicaragua - National Liberation Day
- Myanmar - Martyr's Day
- Malaysia - Birthday of Yang di-Pertuan Besar of Ng Sembilan
- Roman festivals - Lucaria
- Szymon Goldberg: Polish violinist / conductor, dies at 84.
- Glen Chapple (Lancs) scores fastest F-C century, 21 minutes
- President Clinton fires FBI director William Sessions
- U.S. President Bill Clinton announces his 'Don't ask, don't tell' policy regarding gays in the American military.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1993 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- UB40 - Can't Help Falling In Love
- SWV - Weak
- Tag Team - Whoomp! There It Is
- Janet Jackson - That's The Way Love Goes
- H-Town - Knockin' Da Boots
- Robin S - Show Me Love
- Onyx - Slam
- Expose - I'll Never Get Over You (Getting Over Me)
- The Proclaimers - I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)
- Rod Stewart - Have I Told You Lately (Live)
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?