Friday September 24, 1993

US date format: 9/24/1993, UK date format: 24/9/1993

The day of the week was Friday, under the astrological sign of Libra (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on September 24, 1993).

Famous birthdays on this day include Sierra Furtado and Ruba Zai.

The number one song in US was Dreamlover by Mariah Carey. Mr Vain by Culture Beat was #1 song in the UK.

What's Eating Gilbert Grape, directed by Lasse Hallström, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1993 while The Golden Mean by Nick Bantock was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Cracker. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crime Patrol 2: Drug Wars or Citadel 2.

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.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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September 24, 1993 Events

What happened on September 24, 1993?


Historical Events

  • 1st Israeli killed by Islamics after PLO signs peace accord
  • Beverly Hills 90210 star Shannen Doherty (Brenda) weds Ashley Hamilton
  • Norodom Sihanouk again installed as King of Cambodia
  • The Cambodian monarchy is restored, with Norodom Sihanouk as king.
  • The first mission in Biosphere 2 ends after 2 years.
  • PoSAT-1 (the first Portuguese satellite) is launched on board French rocket Ariane 4.

See also

What happened on September 24 in history? Find out the list of September 24th major events

What was 1993 famous for? Discover everything about 1993

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September 24, 1993 Famous Birthdays


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How old am I?

If September 24, 1993 is your birthday you are 29 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on September 24.

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September 24, 1993 Famous Deaths


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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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What's Eating Gilbert Grape

What's Eating Gilbert Grape

Release year: 1993

Directed by: Lasse Hallström

Starring: Johnny Depp, Leonardo DiCaprio, Juliette Lewis, Mary Steenburgen

Country: United States of America

Cool Runnings

Cool Runnings

Release year: 1993

Directed by: Jon Turteltaub

Starring: John Candy, Leon, Doug E. Doug, Rawle D. Lewis

Country: United States of America

Bad Boy Bubby

Bad Boy Bubby

Release year: 1993

Directed by: Rolf de Heer

Starring: Nicholas Hope, Claire Benito, Ralph Cotterill, Syd Brisbane

Paris, France

Paris, France

Release year: 1993

Directed by: Jerry Ciccoritti

Starring: Leslie Hope, Peter Outerbridge, Victor Ertmanis, Dan Lett

Cui hua kuang mo

Cui hua kuang mo

Release year: 1993

Directed by: Godfrey Ho

Starring: Cynthia Rothrock, Don Niam, John Miller, Donna Jason

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Music charts

What was the number one song on September 24, 1993? Which were the top hits on September 24, 1993?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Dreamloveryoutube
  2. - Whoomp! There It Is
  3. - Right Here (Human Nature)
  4. - Can't Help Falling In Love
  5. - If

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Mr Vain
  2. - Boom! Shake The Room
  3. - It Keeps Rainin' (Tears From My Eyes)
  4. - Right Here
  5. - Go West

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Right Here (Human Nature)/Downtown
  2. - Dreamloveryoutube
  3. - Hey Mr. D.J.
  4. - Another Sad Love Song
  5. - If

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Nunca Voy A Olvidarte
  2. - Ella Es
  3. - Lastima Que Seas Ajena
  4. - Hasta Que Me Olvides
  5. - Guadalupe
Sport Games on September 24, 1993

Sport Games on September 24, 1993


Le Championnat

Football (France)
  • Bordeaux - Lille : 2 - 1
  • Cannes - Lyon : 1 - 0
  • Le Havre - Sochaux : 0 - 0
  • Lens - Martigues : 1 - 1
  • Marseille - Metz : 0 - 3
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TV Series

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

Cracker

Release year: 1993

Written by:

Directed by: Charles McDougall

Starring: Robbie Coltrane, Geraldine Somerville, Kieran O'Brien, Lorcan Cranitch

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Against the Grain

Against the Grain

Release year: 1993

Directed by: Elias Mael

It Had to Be You

It Had to Be You

Release year: 1993

Directed by: Sasha Gordon

The X-Files

The X-Files

Release year: 1993

Written by:

Starring: Gillian Anderson, David Duchovny, Mitch Pileggi

Country: United States of America

Legends of the Hidden Temple

Legends of the Hidden Temple

Release year: 1993

Starring: Kirk Fogg, Dee Bradley Baker

Country: United States of America

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1993?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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The Golden Mean by Nick Bantock

The Golden Mean

By:

Sabine -- I was certain I understood. But you weren't there when I returned, and there was no indication that you had ever been here ....

Women Who Run With The Wolves by Clarissa Pinkola Estes

Women Who Run With The Wolves

By:

"WOMEN WHO RUN WITH WOLVES" is more than a book. It's a gift of deep insight, wisdom, love, and compassion.

Consider This, Senora by Harriet Doerr

Consider This, Senora

By:

The much-anticipated and highly acclaimed second novel from Stones for Ibarra. These characters are American and they live in rural Mexico, a land of power, waiting, hoping and living.

The Shining Ones by David Eddings

The Shining Ones

By:

The Tamuli Book Two. New York Times Bestseller

Days Of Grace by Arthur Ashe and Arnold Rampersad

Days Of Grace

By:

"Touching, courageous... All of it--the book, the man, and the life--is rare, beautiful and wonderful. COSMOPOLITANDAYS of Grace is an inspiring story about a man who was the embodiment of courage and elegance.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Crime Patrol 2: Drug Wars

Crime Patrol 2: Drug Wars

Platform: Arcade, 3DO, CD-i, DVD, Laserdisc

Publisher: American Laser Games, Digital Leisure

Citadel 2

Citadel 2

Platform: BBC Micro

Genre: Platform game, Puzzle game

Publisher: Superior Software

Arabian Nights

Arabian Nights

Platform: Amiga Amiga CD32

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Krisalis Software

Body Blows

Body Blows

Platform: Amiga, CDTV, DOS

Genre: Versus fighting game

Publisher: Team17

Exhaust Heat II F1 ROC II: Race of Champions

Exhaust Heat II F1 ROC II: Race of Champions

Platform: Super Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Racing

Publisher: SETA

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on September 24, 1993?

On September 24, 1993 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is September 24, 1993?

On September 24, 1993 the zodiac sign was Libra.

Who was the US President on September 24, 1993?

On September 24, 1993 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 24, 1993?

On September 24, 1993 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on September 24, 1993?

On September 24, 1993 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on September 24, 1993?

On September 24, 1993 several famous people were born including, Sierra Furtado, Ruba Zai, Narelle Kheng.

Which famous people died on September 24, 1993?

Famous people died on September 24, 1993 include, Bruno Pontecorvo, Zita Johann, Bruno Pontecorvo.

What was the number one song in September 24, 1993?

The number one song in the week of September 24, 1993 was Dreamlover by Mariah Carey in US and Mr Vain by Culture Beat in UK.

What were the top hits on September 24, 1993?

The top hits on September 24, 1993 were Dreamlover by Mariah Carey, Whoomp! There It Is by Tag Team, Right Here (Human Nature) by SWV in US and Mr Vain by Culture Beat, Boom! Shake The Room by Jazzy Jeff & Fresh Prince, It Keeps Rainin' (Tears From My Eyes) by Bitty McLean in UK.