Monday May 23, 1994
US date format: 5/23/1994, UK date format: 23/5/1994
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 23, 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 Smartista Beauty and Umair Khaliq.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to I Swear by All-4-One.
In UK Come On You Reds by Manchester United Football Squad was in the top 5 hits.
Wild Reeds, directed by André Téchiné, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994
while Like Water For Chocolate by Laura Esquivel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Personal FX: The Collectibles Show.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing AirTaxi or EMIT.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 23, 1994?
- World Turtle Day
- Saint Desiderius
- Saint Guibert of Gemblours
- Saint Montana
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- Star Trek The Next Generation, finale airs this week in syndication
- 270 pilgrims die in bustle round Mina Saudi-Arabia.
- Joe Pass, US jazz guitarist (The Trio), dies at age 65.
- Roman Herzog is elected President of Germany.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 23, 1994?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Aaliyah - Back & Forth
- R. Kelly - Your Body's Callin'
- Toni Braxton - You Mean The World To Me
- SWV - Anything (From "Above The Rim")
- Tevin Campbell - I'm Ready
- R. Kelly - Bump N' Grind
- Prince - The Most Beautiful Girl In The World
- Heavy D & The Boyz - Got Me Waiting
- H-Town/Al B. Sure! - Part Time Lover/I'm Still In Love With You
- Aretha Franklin - Willing To Forgive
Sport Games on May 23, 1994
- Utah Jazz - Houston Rockets : 88 - 100
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?