Saturday August 21, 1993
US date format: 8/21/1993, UK date format: 21/8/1993
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 21, 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 Michael Evans .
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40.
In UK Living On My Own by Freddie Mercury 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 Campaign II or Dark Wizard.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 21, 1993?
- Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
- Orthodox - Thaddaeus
- RC saints - Pope Pius X
- Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
- Lyricist Bernie Taupin weds Strephanie Haymes
- NASA loses radio contact with the Mars Observer orbiter three days before the spacecraft is scheduled to enter orbit around Mars.
- Michael Evans: Football Player.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 21, 1993?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Jodeci - Lately
- SWV - Right Here (Human Nature)/Downtown
- Toni Braxton - Another Sad Love Song
- Silk - Lose Control/Girl U For Me
- Ice Cube Featuring Das EFX - Check Yo Self
- Janet Jackson - If
- U.N.V. - Something's Goin' On
- Tag Team - Whoomp! (There It Is)
- Tony Toni Tone - If I Had No Loot
- II D Extreme - Cry No More
Sport Games on August 21, 1993
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bayern Munich - Dresden : 5 - 0
- Dortmund - Freiburg : 3 - 2
- Duisburg - Stuttgart : 2 - 2
- Ein Frankfurt - Kaiserslautern : 1 - 0
- FC Koln - Karlsruhe : 2 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Chemnitz - Hertha : 1 - 1
- CZ Jena - Wolfsburg : 2 - 0
- Hannover - Saarbrucken : 4 - 1
- Hansa Rostock - Uerdingen : 2 - 0
- Homburg - Mannheim : 3 - 0
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Bolton - Stoke : 1 - 1
- Bristol City - Crystal Palace : 2 - 0
- Middlesbrough - Derby : 3 - 0
- Nott'm Forest - Grimsby : 5 - 3
- Peterboro - Notts County : 1 - 1
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Blackpool - Brentford : 1 - 1
- Bournemouth - Bradford : 1 - 1
- Brighton - Hartlepool : 1 - 1
- Exeter - York : 1 - 2
- Fulham - Cardiff : 1 - 3
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next August 21If August 21, 1993 is your birthday you're 27 years, 1 month, 3 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 28 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?