Saturday October 23, 1993
US date format: 10/23/1993, UK date format: 23/10/1993
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 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 Taylor Spreitler and Fabinho (footballer born 1993).
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Dreamlover by Mariah Carey.
In UK Boom! Shake The Room by Jazzy Jeff & Fresh Prince was in the top 5 hits.
Daughter of Darkness, directed by Kai-Ming Lai, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993
while Reengineering The Corporation by Michael Hammer and James Champy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching La petite vie.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Boxing Legends of the Ring Chavez II Final Knockout or Dual Orb.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 23, 1993?
- Chemistry: Mole Day
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Scorpio in Western tropical astrology.
- Hungary - National Day (revolution of 1956 and the proclamation of the Republic of Hungary in 1989)
- Also see October 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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- 7 killed by IRA-bomb attack in Belfast
- Paramilitia kills 22 demonstrators at Bijbihara Kashmir
- Tor Blue Jays beat Philadelphia Phillies, 4 games to 2, in 89th World Series
- Shankill Road bombing: A Provisional IRA bomb prematurely detonates in the Shankill area of Belfast, killing the bomber and nine civilians.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 23, 1993?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mariah Carey - Dreamlover
- Xscape - Just Kickin' It
- Meat Loaf - I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)
- Ace Of Base - All That She Wants
- Billy Joel - The River Of Dreams
- SWV - Right Here (Human Nature)
- Tag Team - Whoomp! There It Is
- Zhane - Hey Mr. D.J.
- Janet Jackson - If
- Tony! Toni! Tone! - Anniversary
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on October 23, 1993
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Ein Frankfurt - Bayern Munich : 2 - 2
- FC Koln - Dortmund : 2 - 0
- Freiburg - Leverkusen : 1 - 0
- Kaiserslautern - Duisburg : 2 - 0
- Karlsruhe - Stuttgart : 0 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Bochum - Uerdingen : 0 - 0
- CZ Jena - Hansa Rostock : 0 - 0
- Hannover - Mannheim : 1 - 1
- Mainz - Wolfsburg : 1 - 2
- Munich 1860 - F Koln : 2 - 1
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Bordeaux - Angers : 1 - 0
- Cannes - Paris SG : 0 - 1
- Le Havre - Lens : 1 - 1
- Lille - Montpellier : 0 - 0
- Marseille - Sochaux : 1 - 1
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Barnsley - Southend : 1 - 3
- Derby - Crystal Palace : 3 - 1
- Grimsby - Charlton : 0 - 1
- Notts County - Portsmouth : 1 - 1
- Oxford - Luton : 0 - 1
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on October 23, 1993?
On October 23, 1993 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is October 23, 1993?
On October 23, 1993 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on October 23, 1993?
On October 23, 1993 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 23, 1993?
On October 23, 1993 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on October 23, 1993?
On October 23, 1993 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on October 23, 1993?
On October 23, 1993 several famous people were born including, Taylor Spreitler, Fabinho (footballer born 1993), Josh Ruffels.
What was the number one song in October 23, 1993?
The number one song in the week of October 23, 1993 was Dreamlover by Mariah Carey in US and Boom! Shake The Room by Jazzy Jeff & Fresh Prince in UK.
What were the top hits on October 23, 1993?
The top hits on October 23, 1993 were Dreamlover by Mariah Carey, Just Kickin' It by Xscape, I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That) by Meat Loaf in US and Boom! Shake The Room by Jazzy Jeff & Fresh Prince, Relight My Fire by Take That featuring Lulu, I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That) by Meat Loaf in UK.