Monday December 26, 1994

US date format: 12/26/1994, UK date format: 26/12/1994

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 26, 1994). 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 Samantha Boscarino and Daquan Staples. In that special week of December people in US were listening to On Bended Knee by Boyz II Men. In UK Think Twice by Celine Dion was in the top 5 hits. Naked Jane, directed by Linda Kandel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994 while Wings by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Jazbaat. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Date Kimiko no Virtual Tennis or Darkstalkers: The Night Warriors.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • The first day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • First day of Kwanzaa
  • Boxing Day in the Commonwealth of Nations.
  • 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.
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Events

  • Four Armed Islamic Group hijackers seize control of Air France Flight 8969. When the plane lands at Marseille, a French Gendarmerie assault team boards the aircraft and kills the perpetrators.

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Movies

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Naked Jane

Naked Jane

Directed by: Linda Kandel

Starring: Michelle Bronson, Laura Burnett, Catherine Chambaret, Michael Kaliski

Dangerous Intentions

Dangerous Intentions

Directed by: Michael Toshiyuki Uno

Starring: Donna Mills, Corbin Bernsen, Allison Hossack, Sheila Larken

Houseguest

Houseguest

Directed by: Randall Miller

Starring: Sinbad, Phil Hartman, Kim Greist, Kim Murphy

Abducted II: The Reunion

Abducted II: The Reunion

Directed by: Boon Collins

Starring: Dan Haggerty, Jan-Michael Vincent, Raquel Bianca, Debbie Rochon

The Madness of King George

The Madness of King George

Directed by: Nicholas Hytner

Starring: Nigel Hawthorne, Helen Mirren, Rupert Graves, Amanda Donohoe

Sport Games on December 26, 1994

Sport Games on December 26, 1994


NBA

American Basketball
  • Boston Celtics - Cleveland Cavaliers : 102 - 123
  • Dallas Mavericks - Phoenix Suns : 113 - 139
  • Houston Rockets - Miami Heat : 101 - 88
  • Los Angeles Clippers - Minnesota Timberwolves : 81 - 82
  • New Jersey Nets - Milwaukee Bucks : 97 - 101
See all Basketball game results of December 26, 1994

NFL

American Football
  • San Francisco 49ers - Minnesota Vikings : 14 - 21
See all American Football game results of December 26, 1994

Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barnsley - Grimsby : 4 - 1
  • Charlton - Southend : 3 - 1
  • Notts County - Millwall : 0 - 1
  • Oldham - Wolves : 4 - 1
  • Reading - Luton : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of December 26, 1994

Division 2

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Birmingham - Cambridge : 1 - 1
  • Brentford - Leyton Orient : 3 - 0
  • Bristol Rvs - Bournemouth : 2 - 1
  • Crewe - Chester : 2 - 1
  • Hull - Huddersfield : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of December 26, 1994

TV Series

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Jazbaat

Jazbaat

Directed by: Suraj Prakash

Florian III

Florian III

Rosa Roth

Rosa Roth

Picture Windows

Picture Windows

Directed by: Peter Bogdanovich

Side Effects

Side Effects

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Days to next December 26

If December 26, 1994 is your birthday you're 25 years, 8 months, 30 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 1 day.
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1994?

  • LIFE: Jesus
  • Time: Pope John Paul II. TIME's Man of the Year. Fresco for TIME by Richard Selsnick and Nicholas Kahn.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9464
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.254
  • Wired: Wired - December, 1994

Books

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Wings by Danielle Steel

Wings

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From a house on the edge of her family's dusty farmland airstrip near Chicago, the child Cassie O'Malley would sneak into the night to look at the planes sitting shimmering in the moonlight.

Mutant Message Down Under by Marlo Morgan

Mutant Message Down Under

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Mutant Message Down Under is the fictional account of an American woman's spiritual odyssey through outback Australia. An underground bestseller in its original self-published edition, Marlo Morgan's powerful tale of challenge

The Bridges of Madison County by Robert James Waller

The Bridges of Madison County

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The legendary love story, the bestselling hardcover novel of all time, and the major motion picture starring Clint Eastwood and Meryl Streep. This is the story of Robert Kincaid, the photographer and free spirit searching for the covered bridges of …

James Herriot'S Cat Stories by James Herriot

James Herriot'S Cat Stories

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Between these covers, teller and tales finally meet in a warm and joyful new collection that will bring delight to the hearts of readers the world over: James Herriot's Cat Stories.

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

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Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest mansion in the misty,early morning hours of May 2, 1981. Was it murder or self-defense? For nearly a decade, the shooting and its aftermath reverberated throughout this hauntingly beautiful city of moss-hung oaks and …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Date Kimiko no Virtual Tennis

Date Kimiko no Virtual Tennis

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Traditional ladies' tennis simulation

Publisher: B-AI

Double Dragon V: The Shadow Falls

Double Dragon V: The Shadow Falls

Platform: Super NES Sega Mega Drive/Genesis Atari Jaguar

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Tradewest (SNES, MD/GEN) Williams Entertainment (Jaguar)

Choplifter III

Choplifter III

Platform: Game Boy,[3] Game Gear,[4] Super NES

Genre: Shoot 'em up, Strategy

Publisher: Ocean, Extreme Entertainment Group, Victor Interactive Software

Captain Tsubasa

Captain Tsubasa

Platform: Sega Mega-CD

Genre: Soccer

Publisher: Tecmo

Darkstalkers: The Night Warriors

Darkstalkers: The Night Warriors

Platform: CP System II, PlayStation, Playstation 2, PlayStation Network

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Capcom


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