Wednesday December 22, 1993

US date format: 12/22/1993, UK date format: 22/12/1993

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on December 22, 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 Meghan Trainor and Ali Lohan. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Hero by Mariah Carey. In UK Mr Blobby by Mr Blobby was in the top 5 hits. Schramm, directed by Jörg Buttgereit, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while Like Water For Chocolate by Laura Esquivel was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Please Save My Earth. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Daytona USA or Betrayal at Krondor.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1993, at December 22 across the years or at December 1993 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 22, 1993?


Holidays

  • R.C. Saints - commemoration of Frances Xavier Cabrini
  • Spain: the main draw of Spanish National Lottery, where it is a Christmas tradition.
  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Capricorn
  • In the Northern Hemisphere, the winter solstice occurs on or very close to this date. In the Southern Hemisphere, the summer solstice occurs around this time.
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Movies

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Schindler's List

Schindler's List

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley, Caroline Goodall

Country: United States of America

Schindler's List memorabilia

In the Name of the Father

In the Name of the Father

Directed by: Jim Sheridan

Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Pete Postlethwaite, Alison Crosbie, Philip King

Country: United States of America

The Nightmare Before Christmas

The Nightmare Before Christmas

Directed by: Henry Selick

Starring: Danny Elfman, Chris Sarandon, Catherine O'Hara, William Hickey

Country: United States of America

The Nightmare Before Christmas memorabilia

Carlito's Way

Carlito's Way

Directed by: Brian De Palma

Starring: Al Pacino, Sean Penn, Penelope Ann Miller, John Leguizamo

Country: United States of America

Carlito's Way memorabilia

What's Eating Gilbert Grape

What's Eating Gilbert Grape

Directed by: Lasse Hallström

Starring: Johnny Depp, Leonardo DiCaprio, Juliette Lewis, Mary Steenburgen

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 22, 1993?
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Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Cerca De Ti
  2. - Por Una Lagrima
  3. - Algo Mas Que Amor
  4. - Dos Mujeres Un Camino
  5. - El Amor No Se Puede Olvidar
Sport Games on December 22, 1993

Sport Games on December 22, 1993


NBA

American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Boston Celtics : 108 - 103
  • Dallas Mavericks - Milwaukee Bucks : 86 - 96
  • Miami Heat - Philadelphia 76ers : 98 - 90
  • Minnesota Timberwolves - Chicago Bulls : 98 - 106
  • Washington Bullets - Los Angeles Clippers : 92 - 109
See all Basketball game results of December 22, 1993

Division 2

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Cardiff - Swansea : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of December 22, 1993

Premier League

UK Soccer
  • Newcastle - Leeds : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of December 22, 1993

TV Series

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Life in the Freezer

Life in the Freezer

Starring: David Attenborough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Cracker

Cracker

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Directed by: Charles McDougall

Starring: Robbie Coltrane, Geraldine Somerville, Kieran O'Brien, Lorcan Cranitch

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

La petite vie

La petite vie

Starring: Claude Meunier, Serge Thériault, Marc Messier, Diane Lavallée

Country: Canada

Please Save My Earth

Please Save My Earth

Directed by: Kazuo Yamazaki

Second Chances

Second Chances

Directed by: James Fargo

How old am I?

If December 22, 1993 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Like Water For Chocolate by Laura Esquivel

Like Water For Chocolate

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Earthy, magical, and utterly charming, this tale of family life in tum-of-the-century Mexico became a best-selling phenomenon with its winning blend of poignant romance and bittersweet wit.

Wouldn'T Take Nothing For My Journey Now by Maya Angelou

Wouldn'T Take Nothing For My Journey Now

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Maya Angelou, one of the best-loved authors of our time, shares the wisdom of a remarkable life in this best-selling spiritual classic.

Seinlanguage by Jerry Seinfeld

Seinlanguage

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Seinfeld. For more than 33 million viewers, the Emmy Award-winning television show has become a Thursday night ritual. Even though the show has ended, Jerry Seinfeld's distinct

Lasher by Anne Rice

Lasher

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"SEDUCTIVE MAGIC...SPELLBINDING...Rice stages her scenes in a wide variety of times and locales, tapping deeply into the richest veins of mythology and history."--San

The Robber Bride by Margaret Atwood

The Robber Bride

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Margaret Atwood's The Robber Bride is inspired by "The Robber Bridegroom," a wonderfully grisly tale from the Brothers Grimm in which an evil groom lures three maidens into his lair and

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Daytona USA

Daytona USA

Platform: Arcade, Sega Saturn, Windows, PlayStation Network, Xbox 360 (XBLA), Sega Dreamcast (remake)

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Sega

Battle Rush: Build Up Robot Tournament

Battle Rush: Build Up Robot Tournament

Platform: Family Computer

Genre: Action

Publisher: B-AI

Aah! Harimanada

Aah! Harimanada

Platform: Game Gear, Game Boy, Sega Mega Drive

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Sega

Daffy Duck: The Marvin Missions

Daffy Duck: The Marvin Missions

Platform: Super NES Game Boy

Genre: 2D platform, action

Publisher: Sunsoft

Betrayal at Krondor

Betrayal at Krondor

Platform: DOS

Genre: Role-playing game

Publisher: Sierra On-Line

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on December 22, 1993?

On December 22, 1993 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is December 22, 1993?

On December 22, 1993 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on December 22, 1993?

On December 22, 1993 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 22, 1993?

On December 22, 1993 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on December 22, 1993?

On December 22, 1993 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on December 22, 1993?

On December 22, 1993 several famous people were born including, Meghan Trainor, Ali Lohan, Gabriel Medina.

Which famous people died on December 22, 1993?

Famous people died on December 22, 1993 include, Alexander Mackendrick, Alexander Mackendrick, Don DeFore.

What was the number one song in December 22, 1993?

The number one song in the week of December 22, 1993 was Hero by Mariah Carey in US and Mr Blobby by Mr Blobby in UK.

What were the top hits on December 22, 1993?

The top hits on December 22, 1993 were Hero by Mariah Carey, Again by Janet Jackson, All That She Wants by Ace Of Base in US and Mr Blobby by Mr Blobby, I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That) by Meat Loaf, Babe by Take That in UK.