Sunday 26 December 1993
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jose Ayala .
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Hero by Mariah Carey.
In UK Mr Blobby by Mr Blobby was in the top 5 hits.
Emmanuelle, Queen of the Galaxy, directed by L.L. Shapira, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993
while The Downing Street Years by Margaret Thatcher was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching O todos en la cama.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dolucky no Kusayakiu or Aero the Acro-Bat.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 December 1993 ?
- First day of Kwanzaa
- Australia - Proclamation Day (South Australian public holiday), for the foundation of the Australian state of South Australia on December 28, 1836 but commemorated on this day.
- Wrenboys celebrate Wren in Ireland
- Period of Ursids meteor shower ends about this day
- Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia - Tsunami Awareness Day/Tsunami Memorial (or Remembrance) Day
- Mandala Pooja at Sabarimala in Kerala, India
- First day of Junkanoo street parade in the Bahamas (the second day is on the New Year's Day)
- Wren day in Ireland and the Isle of Man.
- Boxing Day in the Commonwealth of Nations.
- The first day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- St. Stephen's Day, a public holiday in Catalonia, Croatia, Czech Republic, and the Republic of Ireland.
- R.C. Saints - Saint Stephen
- South Africa - Day of Goodwill, a public holiday
- Slovenia - Independence and Unity Day (1990)
- Jeff Morrow: Actor (Robe, Harbor Lights, Blood Legacy), dies at 80.
- Comedian Rodney Dangerfield (72) weds Joan Child (41)
- Antonov-26 plane crashes at Gyumri, Armenia, 36 killed.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1993 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mariah Carey - Hero
- Janet Jackson - Again
- Ace Of Base - All That She Wants
- Meat Loaf - I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)
- Bryan Adams - All For Love
- D.R.S. - Gangsta Lean
- Salt 'N Pepa - Shoop
- Toni Braxton - Breathe Again
- Snoop Doggy Dogg - What's My Name?
- Michael Bolton - Said I Loved You.. But I Lied
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Sport Games on 26 December 1993
- Atlanta Hawks - New Jersey Nets : 87 - 91
- Boston Celtics - San Antonio Spurs : 85 - 99
- Golden State Warriors - Portland Trail Blazers : 108 - 106
- Houston Rockets - Los Angeles Lakers : 118 - 93
- Atlanta Falcons - Cincinnati Bengals : 17 - 21
- Cleveland Browns - Los Angeles Rams : 42 - 14
- Detroit Lions - Chicago Bears : 20 - 14
- Indianapolis Colts - New England Patriots : 0 - 38
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Stoke - Birmingham : 2 - 1
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Man United - Blackburn : 1 - 1
- Sheffield United - Liverpool : 0 - 0
- Wimbledon - Coventry : 1 - 2
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