Tuesday May 23, 1995

US date format: 5/23/1995, UK date format: 23/5/1995

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 23, 1995). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Little Kelly . In that special week of May people in US were listening to This Is How We Do It by Montell Jordan. In UK Unchained Melody / White Cliffs Of Dover by Robson Green & Jerome Flynn was in the top 5 hits. The Bridges of Madison County, directed by Clint Eastwood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995 while The Barking Ghost by R.L. Stine was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Kurukshetra. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Base Jumpers or Fighting Vipers.
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The Bridges of Madison County

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Meryl Streep, Annie Corley, Victor Slezak

Country: United States of America


Directed by: Robert Rodriguez

Starring: Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Joaquim de Almeida, Cheech Marin

Country: United States of America

Mute Witness

Directed by: Anthony Waller

Starring: Marina Zudina, Fay Ripley, Evan Richards, Oleg Yankovskiy


Directed by: Carlo Carlei

Starring: Matthew Modine, Nancy Travis, Samuel L. Jackson, Eric Stoltz

Canadian Bacon

Directed by: Michael Moore

Starring: John Candy, Alan Alda, Rhea Perlman, Kevin Pollak


Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 23, 1995?


  • World Turtle Day
  • Saint Desiderius
  • Saint Guibert of Gemblours
  • Saint Montana
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  • 47th time opposing pitchers hit HRS, K Foster (Cubs) / M Freeman (Rocks)
Sport Games on May 23, 1995

Sport Games on May 23, 1995

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?


Directed by: H. R. Bhargava

Fair Game

Directed by: Doug Liman

Father Ted

Starring: Dermot Morgan, Ardal O'Hanlon, Frank Kelly, Pauline McLynn

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Rob Roy

Directed by: Michael Caton-Jones

Amazing Grace

Directed by: Discovery Media Productions

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?

The Barking Ghost

By: R.L. Stine

Cooper, a nervous newcomer to the town, and his friend Margaret are targeted by two evil dogs who cast a spell to switch bodies with the children as a way of wreaking further havoc.

Let Me Call You Sweetheart

By: Mary Higgins Clark

In this mass market reissue from America’s Queen of Suspense, an investigation into the connection between a long-ago murder and a plastic surgeon’s obsession with a perfect face catapults prosecutor Kerry McGrath into the strange and ominous territory of those …

No Ordinary Time

By: Doris Kearns Goodwin

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for History, No Ordinary Time is a monumental work, a brilliantly conceived chronicle of one of the most vibrant and revolutionary periods in the history of

The Glass Lake

By: Maeve Binchy

Night after night the beautiful woman walked beside the serene waters of Lough Glass. Until the day she disappeared, leaving only a boat drifting upside down on the unfathomable lake that

All That Glitters

By: V.C. Andrews

Driven from the Dumas Mansion back to her beloved bayou, Ruby's only hope is that fate will let her begin anew... Living again in a humble shack, Ruby is determined to make a secure and happy home for her precious …


What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Dirt Racer

Platform: Super NES

Genre: Offroad/rally driving

Publisher: Elite Systems Ltd.

Biomechanical Toy

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Platform game / Run and gun

Publisher: Gaelco

Platform: Arcade, Saturn, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3 (PSN), Xbox 360 (XBLA)

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Sega

Base Jumpers

Platform: Amiga, Amiga CD32

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Rasputin Software

Achtung, die Kurve!

Platform: DOS

Genre: strategy

Publisher: Roy Heijmans

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