Monday December 27, 1993
US date format: 12/27/1993, UK date format: 27/12/1993
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 27, 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 Olivia Cooke and Travie Williams.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Hero by Mariah Carey.
In UK Twist And Shout by Chaka Demus & Pliers featuring Jack Radics & Taxi Gang was in the top 5 hits.
Hard Drive, directed by James Merendino, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993
while The Pelican Brief by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Birdland.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alien 3: The Gun or The Ancient Art of War in the Skies.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 27, 1993?
- The second day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- A bank holiday in Britain and elsewhere if 25 December or 26 December falls in the weekend.
- R.C. Saints - John the Apostle and Evangelist
- Candles, Snow, and Mistletoe opens at Palace Theater NYC for 7 performances
- Dow-Jones hits record 3792.93
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 27, 1993?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mariah Carey - Hero
- Janet Jackson - Again
- Ace Of Base - All That She Wants
- Bryan Adams - All For Love
- Meat Loaf - I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)
- Toni Braxton - Breathe Again
- D.R.S. - Gangsta Lean
- Snoop Doggy Dogg - What's My Name?
- Michael Bolton - Said I Loved You.. But I Lied
- Salt 'N Pepa - Shoop
Top #9 songs in the UK
- Chaka Demus & Pliers featuring Jack Radics & Taxi Gang - Twist And Shout
- D:Ream - Things Can Only Get Better
- Snap! featuring Niki Harris - Exterminate!
- Take That - Could It Be Magic
- K7 - Come Baby Come
- East 17 - It's Alright
- Arrested Development - Mr Wendal / Revolution
- Michael Jackson - Heal The World
- Mr Blobby - Mr Blobby
Sport Games on December 27, 1993
- Boston Celtics - Phoenix Suns : 102 - 118
- Detroit Pistons - Charlotte Hornets : 94 - 109
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Utah Jazz : 93 - 97
- Philadelphia 76ers - Los Angeles Clippers : 86 - 96
- Sacramento Kings - Orlando Magic : 110 - 122
- Miami Dolphins - San Diego Chargers : 20 - 45
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Barnsley - Derby : 0 - 1
- Bolton - Sunderland : 0 - 0
- Grimsby - Notts County : 2 - 2
- Leicester - Watford : 4 - 4
- Millwall - Portsmouth : 0 - 0
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Bournemouth - Brentford : 0 - 3
- Bradford - Rotherham : 2 - 1
- Brighton - Barnet : 1 - 0
- Burnley - Wrexham : 2 - 1
- Fulham - Port Vale : 0 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What news were making the headlines those days in December 1993?
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?