Saturday August 20, 1994
US date format: 8/20/1994, UK date format: 20/8/1994
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 20, 1994). 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 White Buffalo and Merily Toom.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Stay by Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories.
In UK Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet was in the top 5 hits.
Heaven Help Us, directed by Michael Dinner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994
while Fear Of Fifty by Erica Jong was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching My So-Called Life.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ecco: The Tides of Time or ATP Tour Championship Tennis.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 20, 1994?
- Morocco - Revolution of the King and the People Day
- RC saints - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Asm� (Names) - First day of the ninth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Estonia - Restoration Day
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- Archbishop Quarracino wants all homosexuals to leave Argentina
- Ferry boat sinks at Chandpur Bangladesh, 300-350 killed
- In Honolulu, Hawaii, during a circus international performance at the Neal Blaisdell Arena, a female elephant named Tyke crushes her trainer Allen Campbell to death before hundreds of horrified spectators.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 20, 1994?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Boyz II Men - I'll Make Love To You
- Janet Jackson - Any Time, Any Place/And On And On
- Changing Faces - Stroke You Up
- Da Brat - Funkdafied
- Aaron Hall - I Miss You
- Babyface - When Can I See You
- Tevin Campbell - Always In My Heart
- Zhane - Sending My Love
- Gerald Levert - I'd Give Anything
- Patti LaBelle - The Right Kinda Lover
Sport Games on August 20, 1994
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bayern Munich - Bochum : 3 - 1
- Dortmund - Munich 1860 : 4 - 0
- Dresden - Werder Bremen : 1 - 1
- Ein Frankfurt - FC Koln : 0 - 0
- Karlsruhe - Freiburg : 2 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- F Koln - Chemnitz : 3 - 0
- Hannover - Meppen : 1 - 0
- Hertha - Hansa Rostock : 0 - 1
- Mainz - Homburg : 4 - 1
- Saarbrucken - Dusseldorf : 1 - 2
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Bastia - Caen : 1 - 0
- Bordeaux - St Etienne : 2 - 1
- Cannes - Lyon : 5 - 1
- Le Havre - Montpellier : 1 - 2
- Lens - Martigues : 2 - 1
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Airdrie - St Johnstone : 0 - 0
- Ayr - St Mirren : 1 - 1
- Bolton - Bristol City : 0 - 2
- Burnley - Stoke : 1 - 1
- Charlton - Barnsley : 2 - 2
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Days to next August 20If August 20, 1994 is your birthday you're 26 years, 1 month old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months.
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