Wednesday December 21, 1994
US date format: 12/21/1994, UK date format: 21/12/1994
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 21, 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 MunchingOrange .
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Here Comes The Hotstepper by Ini Kamoze.
In UK Stay Another Day by East 17 was in the top 5 hits.
The Madness of King George, directed by Nicholas Hytner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994
while The Hot Zone by Richard Preston was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Florian III.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing AmoebArena or 1942:Pacific Air War.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 21, 1994?
- Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
- R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
- Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
- A homemade bomb goes off on the #4 train on Fulton Street in New York City.
- Mexican volcano Popocatepetl, dormant for 47 years, erupts gases and ash.
- MunchingOrange : YouTube Star.
- Shauna McDonald Brown: British TV producer, dies at age 37.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 21, 1994?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 songs in the UK
- East 17 - Stay Another Day
- Chaka Demus & Pliers featuring Jack Radics & Taxi Gang - Twist And Shout
- D:Ream - Things Can Only Get Better
- Mariah Carey - All I Want For Christmas Is You
- Baby D - Let Me Be Your Fantasy
- East 17 - It's Alright
- K7 - Come Baby Come
- Celine Dion - Think Twice
- Culture Beat - Anything
- Louis Armstrong - We Have All The Time In The World
Sport Games on December 21, 1994
- Chicago Bulls - Indiana Pacers : 99 - 107
- Detroit Pistons - New Jersey Nets : 99 - 117
- Milwaukee Bucks - Miami Heat : 112 - 122
- Orlando Magic - Los Angeles Clippers : 102 - 91
- San Antonio Spurs - Denver Nuggets : 111 - 97
Serie AItalian Football
- Torino - Milan : 0 - 0
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ath Madrid - Santander : 0 - 1
- Barcelona - Betis : 1 - 1
- La Coruna - Celta : 1 - 2
- Oviedo - Logrones : 1 - 0
- Sevilla - Compostela : 3 - 0
- Nijmegen - Ajax : 0 - 2
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next December 21If December 21, 1994 is your birthday you're 25 years, 9 months, 3 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 27 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?