Friday December 22, 1995
US date format: 12/22/1995, UK date format: 22/12/1995
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 22, 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 Lemy Beauty and Remy Thorne.
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 X-Men: Gamesmaster's Legacy or Air Combat 22.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 22, 1995?
- 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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- David Cone signs $19.5 million three year contract with New York Yankees.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 22, 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 22, 1995
- Dallas Mavericks - Indiana Pacers : 79 - 90
- Detroit Pistons - Miami Heat : 84 - 75
- Milwaukee Bucks - Philadelphia 76ers : 99 - 94
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Boston Celtics : 113 - 114
- New Jersey Nets - Atlanta Hawks : 91 - 94
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Ipswich - Barnsley : 2 - 2
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Brighton - Chesterfield : 0 - 2
- Wrexham - Brentford : 2 - 2
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Leyton Orient - Rochdale : 2 - 0
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 22, 1995?
On December 22, 1995 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is December 22, 1995?
On December 22, 1995 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on December 22, 1995?
On December 22, 1995 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 22, 1995?
On December 22, 1995 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on December 22, 1995?
On December 22, 1995 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 22, 1995?
On December 22, 1995 several famous people were born including, Lemy Beauty, Remy Thorne.
Which famous people died on December 22, 1995?
Famous people died on December 22, 1995 include, Butterfly McQueen, James Meade.
What was the number one song in December 22, 1995?
The number one song in the week of December 22, 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 22, 1995?
The top hits on December 22, 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.