Friday July 23, 1993

US date format: 7/23/1993, UK date format: 23/7/1993

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on July 23, 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 Lili Simmons and Steele Mellet. In that special week of July people in US were listening to Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40. In UK Dreams by Gabrielle was in the top 5 hits. The Fugitive, directed by Andrew Davis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while I'll Be Seeing You by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Politically Incorrect. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Barbie: Super Model or Asterix and the Great Rescue.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Papua New Guinea - Remembrance Day
  • Egypt - Revolution Day (1952)
  • St. Liborius
  • Catholic - the feasts of at least 2 saints: St. Apollinaris
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Events

  • British Aerospace 147 crash at Yinchuan, 55 killed
  • Chinese B737 crash at Yinchuan, at least 66 killed
  • Chris Boardman bicycles world record 1 hour distance (52,270 km)
  • New York Yankee Mark Hutton is 1st Australian to be a starting pitcher, He beats Angels 5-2; Yanks, Red Sox, Blue Jays 3 way tie for 1st
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Movies

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The Fugitive

The Fugitive

Directed by: Andrew Davis

Starring: Harrison Ford, Tommy Lee Jones, Sela Ward, Julianne Moore

Country: United States of America

Robin Hood: Men in Tights

Robin Hood: Men in Tights

Directed by: Mel Brooks

Starring: Cary Elwes, Richard Lewis, Roger Rees, Amy Yasbeck

Country: United States of America

Rising Sun

Rising Sun

Directed by: Philip Kaufman

Starring: Sean Connery, Wesley Snipes, Harvey Keitel, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

Surf Ninjas

Surf Ninjas

Directed by: Neal Israel

Starring: Ernie Reyes Sr., Rob Schneider, Ernie Reyes Jr., Nicolas Cowan

Poetic Justice

Poetic Justice

Directed by: John Singleton

Starring: Janet Jackson, Tupac Shakur, Regina King, Joe Torry

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Sport Games on July 23, 1993

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Le Championnat

Football (France)
  • Nantes - Monaco : 1 - 0
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TV Series

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Politically Incorrect

Politically Incorrect

Face the Music

Face the Music

Directed by: Carol Wiseman

Labor in Power

Labor in Power

Salto postale

Salto postale

Culture Clash

Culture Clash

Days to next July 23

If July 23, 1993 is your birthday you're 27 years, 2 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 25 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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I'll Be Seeing You by Mary Higgins Clark

I'll Be Seeing You

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From the “Queen of Suspense” Mary Higgins Clark, a gripping and twisting mystery featuring a television news reporter who finds herself drawn into a terrifying web of treachery, where nothing is as it seems and the truth may be too …

Hill Towns by Anne Rivers Siddons

Hill Towns

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Hill Towns is a classic novel of remarkable emotional power, insight, and sensitivity from Anne Rivers Siddons, whose books live on the New York Times bestseller list and in the hearts

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.

Race Matters by Cornel West

Race Matters

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With a new introduction, the groundbreaking classic Race Matters affirms its position as the bestselling, most influential, and most original articulation of the urgent issues in America?s

The Client by John Grisham

The Client

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In a weedy lot on the outskirts of Memphis, two boys watch a shiny Lincoln pull up to the curb...Eleven-year-old Mark Sway and his younger brother were sharing a forbidden cigarette when a chance encounter with a suicidal lawyer left …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Barbie: Super Model

Barbie: Super Model

Platform: Sega Mega Drive/Genesis, Super NES, DOS

Genre: Educational action

Publisher: Hi Tech Expressions

Edo no Kiba

Edo no Kiba

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Side-scrolling cyberpunk action

Publisher: Micro World

NBA Jam

NBA Jam

Platform: Various (see table)

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Midway, Acclaim, Electronic Arts

Castlevania: Rondo of Blood

Castlevania: Rondo of Blood

Platform: PC Engine

Genre: Platform-adventure

Publisher: Konami

Asterix and the Great Rescue

Asterix and the Great Rescue

Platform: Genesis/Mega Drive, Game Gear, Sega Master System

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Sega

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on July 23, 1993?

On July 23, 1993 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is July 23, 1993?

On July 23, 1993 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on July 23, 1993?

On July 23, 1993 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 23, 1993?

On July 23, 1993 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 23, 1993?

On July 23, 1993 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on July 23, 1993?

On July 23, 1993 several famous people were born including, Lili Simmons, Steele Mellet, Blessing Xaba.

Which famous people died on July 23, 1993?

Famous people died on July 23, 1993 include, James R Jordan, Jordan.

What was the number one song in July 23, 1993?

The number one song in the week of July 23, 1993 was Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40 in US and Dreams by Gabrielle in UK.

What were the top hits on July 23, 1993?

The top hits on July 23, 1993 were Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40, Weak by SWV, Whoomp! There It Is by Tag Team in US and Dreams by Gabrielle, What Is Love by Haddaway, Pray by Take That in UK.


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