Sunday February 26, 1995
US date format: 2/26/1995, UK date format: 26/2/1995
It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 26, 1995). 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 Tristam .
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Take A Bow by Madonna.
In UK Think Twice by Celine Dion was in the top 5 hits.
Fresh Bait, directed by Bertrand Tavernier, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995
while The Cat Who Blew The Whistle by Lilian Jackson Braun was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Darr.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing ATR: All Terrain Racing or Conqueror A.D. 1086.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 26, 1995?
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- London finance house of Barings collapse after losses in Singapore by trader Nick Leeson
- The United Kingdom's oldest investment banking institute, Barings Bank, collapses after a securities broker, Nick Leeson, loses $1.4 billion by speculating on the Singapore International Monetary Exchange using futures contracts.
- Tristam : DJ.
- Jack Clayton: British film director (Born 1921).
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 26, 1995?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
Sport Games on February 26, 1995
- Charlotte Hornets - Phoenix Suns : 92 - 103
- Chicago Bulls - Orlando Magic : 103 - 105
- Dallas Mavericks - Indiana Pacers : 92 - 100
- Golden State Warriors - San Antonio Spurs : 99 - 129
- Miami Heat - Minnesota Timberwolves : 99 - 106
Serie AItalian Football
- Bari - Padova : 0 - 1
- Brescia - Cagliari : 2 - 3
- Fiorentina - Inter : 2 - 2
- Milan - Cremonese : 3 - 1
- Napoli - Genoa : 1 - 0
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Karlsruhe - M'gladbach : 2 - 4
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Hannover - Leipzig : 1 - 1
- Saarbrucken - Chemnitz : 1 - 1
- Zwickau - Homburg : 2 - 0
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