Wednesday November 24, 1993
US date format: 11/24/1993, UK date format: 24/11/1993
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 24, 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 Ivi Adamou and Hunter Herring.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That) by Meat Loaf.
In UK I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That) by Meat Loaf was in the top 5 hits.
Schindler's List, directed by Steven Spielberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993
while Slow Waltz in Cedar Bend by Robert James Waller was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching A Woman's Guide to Adultery.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chester Cheetah: Wild Wild Quest or Burntime.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 24, 1993?
- Roman festivals - in the Byzantine empire the Brumalia (a wine festival) were celebrated from this day until the winter solstice
- R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew Dung-Lac and other Vietnamese martyrs
- Also see November 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Feast Day of St. Colman - Cobh, Ireland
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- Brady bill passes establishing 5-day waiting period for handgun sales
- End of world, according to Ukrainian Sect of the White Brotherhood
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 24, 1993?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #7 songs in the UK
- Meat Loaf - I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)
- Bryan Adams - Please Forgive Me
- Mr Blobby - Mr Blobby
- Dina Carroll - Don't Be A Stranger
- Culture Beat - Got To Get It
- Elton John & Kiki Dee - True Love
- U2 / Frank Sinatra With Bono - Stay (Faraway, So Close) / I've Got You Under My Skin
Sport Games on November 24, 1993
- Atlanta Hawks - Milwaukee Bucks : 89 - 85
- Boston Celtics - Detroit Pistons : 118 - 103
- Chicago Bulls - San Antonio Spurs : 84 - 109
- Denver Nuggets - Phoenix Suns : 97 - 130
- Golden State Warriors - Miami Heat : 108 - 102
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Bolton - Crystal Palace : 1 - 0
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Aston Villa - Southampton : 0 - 2
- Man United - Ipswich : 0 - 0
- Newcastle - Sheffield United : 4 - 0
- Sheffield Weds - Oldham : 3 - 0
- Swindon - QPR : 1 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 24If November 24, 1993 is your birthday you're 26 years, 10 months, 2 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 29 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?