Saturday October 28, 1995
US date format: 10/28/1995, UK date format: 28/10/1995
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 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.
Famous people born on this day include Glen Kamara .
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Fantasy by Mariah Carey.
In UK Fairground by Simply Red was in the top 5 hits.
Total Eclipse, directed by Agnieszka Holland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995
while All I Know About Animal Behavior I Learned In Loehmann'S Dressing Room by Erma Bombeck was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Goosebumps.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Donald in Maui Mallard Maui Mallard in Cold Shadow or Yoshi's Island.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 28, 1995?
- St. Anastasia II
- St. Remigius
- Greece - Oxi (No) Day
- Czechoslovakia - gains its independence from Austria-Hungary (1918); Holiday in the Czech Republic, Remembrance Day in Slovakia.
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- Atlanta Braves beat Cleveland Indians in 6 games in World Series
- 289 people are killed and 265 injured in Baku Metro fire, the deadliest subway disaster.
- A fire in Baku Metro, Azerbaijan, kills 289 passengers (the world's worst subway disaster).
- Quebec independentists narrowly lose a referendum for a mandate to negotiate independence from Canada.
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- Glen Kamara: Finnish footballer.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 28, 1995?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Mariah Carey - Fantasy
- Xscape - Who Can I Run To
- Groove Theory - Tell Me
- Brandy - Brokenhearted
- Deborah Cox - Sentimental
- Prince - I Hate U
- Janet Jackson - Runaway
- Coolio Featuring L.V. - Gangsta's Paradise (From "Dangerous Minds")
- Monica - Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That
- Solo - Heaven
Sport Games on October 28, 1995
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bayern Munich - Stuttgart : 5 - 3
- Dusseldorf - Leverkusen : 1 - 1
- Hamburg - Kaiserslautern : 1 - 0
- Hansa Rostock - Ein Frankfurt : 1 - 1
- Schalke 04 - Dortmund : 1 - 2
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Meppen - Hertha : 1 - 1
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Albacete - Real Madrid : 1 - 1
- Compostela - Barcelona : 2 - 1
- Sevilla - La Coruna : 0 - 0
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Airdrie - Dundee : 2 - 3
- Clydebank - Hamilton : 2 - 0
- Derby - Oldham : 2 - 1
- Dumbarton - Morton : 0 - 2
- Dundee United - Dunfermline : 3 - 1
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Days to next October 28If October 28, 1995 is your birthday you're 24 years, 10 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 9 days.
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