Friday 23 July 1993
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Joivan Wade 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.
Robin Hood: Men in Tights, directed by Mel Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993
while Secret Ceremonies by Deborah Laake was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching An Exchange of Fire.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ball Jacks or Buzz Aldrin's Race Into Space.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 23 July 1993 ?
- Egypt - Revolution Day (1952)
- St. Liborius
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 2 saints: St. Apollinaris
- Rastafari movement - Celebration of the birthday of Haile Selassie
- Roman Empire - Neptunalia held in honor of Neptune
- Libya - Revolution Day
- Papua New Guinea - Remembrance Day
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- 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
- James Jordan, father of basketball superstar Michael Jordan, is murdered in Lumberton, North Carolina.
- Miguel Indurain wins the 1993 Tour de France.
- Asiana Airlines Flight 733 crashes into Mt. Ungeo in Haenam, South Korea 68 die.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1993 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- UB40 - Can't Help Falling In Love
- SWV - Weak
- Tag Team - Whoomp! There It Is
- Janet Jackson - That's The Way Love Goes
- H-Town - Knockin' Da Boots
- Robin S - Show Me Love
- Onyx - Slam
- Expose - I'll Never Get Over You (Getting Over Me)
- The Proclaimers - I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)
- Rod Stewart - Have I Told You Lately (Live)
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Sport Games on 23 July 1993
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Nantes - Monaco : 1 - 0
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