Wednesday December 20, 1995
US date format: 12/20/1995, UK date format: 20/12/1995
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 20, 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 Jordan McIntosh and Feliks Zemdegs.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey.
In UK Cotton Eye Joe by Rednex was in the top 5 hits.
Dead Man Walking, directed by Tim Robbins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995
while Charles Kuralt'S America by Charles Kuralt was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Thin Blue Line.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Endorfun or Conqueror A.D. 1086.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 20, 1995?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Dominic of Silos
- Also see December 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The first All Faiths Day was celebrated in 2003 in Canandaigua, New York.
- Paul Roebson opens at Longacre Theater NYC for 14 performances
- American Flight 965 crashes in Colombia, 159 die, five survive.
- NATO begins peacekeeping in Bosnia.
- American Airlines Flight 965, a Boeing 757, crashes into a mountain 50 km north of Cali, Colombia killing 160.
- See more
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 20, 1995?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Michael Jackson - Earth Song
- Rednex - Cotton Eye Joe
- Celine Dion - Think Twice
- Boyzone - Father And Son
- Robson & Jerome - I Believe / Up On The Roof
- Boyzone - Love Me For A Reason
- East 17 - Stay Another Day
- Coolio featuring LV - Gangsta's Paradise
- Everything But The Girl - Missing
- Ini Kamoze - Here Comes The Hotstepper
Sport Games on December 20, 1995
- Golden State Warriors - Denver Nuggets : 104 - 109
- Los Angeles Lakers - Indiana Pacers : 98 - 109
- Miami Heat - New Jersey Nets : 112 - 104
- Milwaukee Bucks - Detroit Pistons : 77 - 102
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Orlando Magic : 100 - 107
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Albacete - Ath Bilbao : 2 - 0
- Ath Madrid - Compostela : 3 - 0
- Celta - Oviedo : 1 - 0
- Espanol - Betis : 1 - 1
- Merida - Zaragoza : 1 - 1
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Southend - Port Vale : 2 - 1
- Ajax - Graafschap : 1 - 0
- Go Ahead Eagles - PSV Eindhoven : 0 - 5
- NAC Breda - Roda JC : 0 - 0
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Days to next December 20If December 20, 1995 is your birthday you're 24 years, 9 months, 8 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 22 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in December 1995?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 20, 1995?
On December 20, 1995 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is December 20, 1995?
On December 20, 1995 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on December 20, 1995?
On December 20, 1995 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 20, 1995?
On December 20, 1995 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on December 20, 1995?
On December 20, 1995 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 20, 1995?
On December 20, 1995 several famous people were born including, Jordan McIntosh, Feliks Zemdegs.
Which famous people died on December 20, 1995?
Famous people died on December 20, 1995 include, John Henry Jacques, Madge Sinclair.
What was the number one song in December 20, 1995?
The number one song in the week of December 20, 1995 was One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey in US and Cotton Eye Joe by Rednex in UK.
What were the top hits on December 20, 1995?
The top hits on December 20, 1995 were One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey, Exhale (Shoop Shoop) by Whitney Houston, Hey Lover by LL Cool J in US and Cotton Eye Joe by Rednex, Earth Song by Michael Jackson, Father And Son by Boyzone in UK.