Thursday December 28, 1995

US date format: 12/28/1995, UK date format: 28/12/1995

It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on December 28, 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. In that special week of December people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey. The Fantasticks, directed by Michael Ritchie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995 while Charles Kuralt'S America by Charles Kuralt was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Thin Blue Line. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Al Unser Jr. Arcade Racing or Ball Bullet Gun: Survival Game Simulation.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1995, at December 28 across the years or at December 1995 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 28, 1995?


Holidays

  • The third day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • Calendar of Saints - Feast of the Holy Innocents, a.k.a. Childermas, commemorating the Massacre of the Innocents on order of king Herod the Great. In Spain and Latin American countries the festival is celebrated in a manner similar to April Fool's Day.

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Toy Story

Toy Story

Directed by: John Lasseter

Starring: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles, Jim Varney

Country: United States of America

Heat

Heat

Directed by: Michael Mann

Starring: Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Val Kilmer, Jon Voight

Country: United States of America

Twelve Monkeys

Twelve Monkeys

Directed by: Terry Gilliam

Starring: Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt, Joseph Melito

Country: United States of America

Sense and Sensibility

Sense and Sensibility

Directed by: Ang Lee

Starring: Emma Thompson, Kate Winslet, James Fleet, Tom Wilkinson

Country: United States of America

Der Totmacher

Der Totmacher

Directed by: Romuald Karmakar

Starring: Götz George, Jürgen Hentsch, Pierre Franckh, Hans-Michael Rehberg

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 28, 1995?
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Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale")
  2. - One Sweet Day
  3. - Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That
  4. - Soon As I Get Home
  5. - Hey Lover

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Si Tu Te Vas
  2. - Mas Alla
  3. - Como Te Extrano
  4. - Vuelveme A Querer
  5. - Todo Por Ti
Sport Games on December 28, 1995

Sport Games on December 28, 1995


NBA

American Basketball
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - New York Knicks : 86 - 76
  • Miami Heat - Indiana Pacers : 77 - 91
  • Minnesota Timberwolves - Utah Jazz : 83 - 99
  • New Jersey Nets - Houston Rockets : 82 - 97
  • San Antonio Spurs - Los Angeles Lakers : 107 - 99
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TV Series

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

Goosebumps

Directed by: Rob Letterman

The Thin Blue Line

The Thin Blue Line

Directed by: Errol Morris

Copycat

Copycat

Directed by: Jon Amiel

Kicking & Screaming

Kicking & Screaming

Directed by: nbcu

Shooting Gallery

Shooting Gallery

Directed by: Keoni Waxman

How old am I?

If December 28, 1995 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1995?

  • LIFE: Angels
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Newt Gingrich, Man of the Year -- Dec. 25, 1995
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11218
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.306
  • Wired: Wired - December, 1995

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Charles Kuralt'S America by Charles Kuralt

Charles Kuralt'S America

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The former CBS-TV newsman and author of A Life on the Road revisits some of his favorite places and people in their best seasons, in a cheerful account of

Return With Honor by Scott O'Grady with Jeff Coplon

Return With Honor

By:

The American fighter pilot who survived for six days after being shot down behind enemy lines reveals how his survival training and his belief in God helped him to

Politically Correct Holiday Stories by James Finn Garner

Politically Correct Holiday Stories

By:

The holidays are a time of traditions, rich food, presents, and time spent with family. In other words, they are filled with cultural biases, unhealthy dietary choices, rape of the earth’s

The Small One by Jesse Clay

The Small One

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Forced to sell his beloved donkey Small One, now old and weak, a young boy from Nazareth finds the perfect buyer in a man who is seeking a donkey to carry

A Simple Path by Lucinda Vardey

A Simple Path

By:

Known around the globe for her indefatigable work on behalf of the poor, the sick, and the dying, Mother Teresa devoted her life to giving hope to the hopeless in more than 120 countries.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Al Unser Jr. Arcade Racing

Al Unser Jr. Arcade Racing

Platform: Windows, Mac OS

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Mindscape

Ball Bullet Gun: Survival Game Simulation

Ball Bullet Gun: Survival Game Simulation

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Modern turn-based strategy

Publisher: I'Max

Tetris Attack

Tetris Attack

Platform: Super NES, Game Boy

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Nintendo

Crypt Killer Henry Explorers (Japan)

Crypt Killer Henry Explorers (Japan)

Platform: Arcade, Saturn, PlayStation, PC

Genre: Light gun shooter

Publisher: Konami

Apache

Apache

Platform: MS-DOS, Windows

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Digital Integration

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on December 28, 1995?

On December 28, 1995 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is December 28, 1995?

On December 28, 1995 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on December 28, 1995?

On December 28, 1995 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 28, 1995?

On December 28, 1995 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on December 28, 1995?

On December 28, 1995 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people died on December 28, 1995?

Famous people died on December 28, 1995 include, Harold Francis Collison.