Wednesday December 29, 1993
US date format: 12/29/1993, UK date format: 29/12/1993
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 29, 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 Slim Jimmy .
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 Mr. Murder by Dean Koontz was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Birdland.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bugs Bunny Rabbit Rampage or Tetris Battle Gaiden.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 29, 1993?
- The fourth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Thomas Becket (optional memorial)
- Courtney Love sues doctors for leaking news of her methadone treatment
- Todd Bridges arrested for transporting methamphetamine (speed)
- Israel and the Vatican establish diplomatic relations.
- The Congress Party gains a parliamentary majority in India after the defection of 10 Janata Dal party lawmakers.
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- Slim Jimmy: Rapper.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 29, 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 29, 1993
- Atlanta Hawks - Orlando Magic : 92 - 90
- Boston Celtics - Utah Jazz : 107 - 110
- Los Angeles Clippers - Portland Trail Blazers : 98 - 114
- New Jersey Nets - Chicago Bulls : 86 - 94
- Sacramento Kings - Washington Bullets : 103 - 97
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Charlton - Stoke : 2 - 0
- Crystal Palace - Southend : 1 - 0
- Luton - Grimsby : 2 - 1
- Middlesbrough - Tranmere : 0 - 0
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Barnet - Burnley : 1 - 1
- Brentford - Bradford : 2 - 0
- Cambridge - Exeter : 3 - 0
- Port Vale - Leyton Orient : 2 - 1
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Arsenal - Sheffield United : 3 - 0
- Blackburn - Everton : 2 - 0
- Leeds - QPR : 1 - 1
- Norwich - Aston Villa : 1 - 2
- Oldham - Man United : 2 - 5
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 29, 1993?
On December 29, 1993 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is December 29, 1993?
On December 29, 1993 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on December 29, 1993?
On December 29, 1993 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 29, 1993?
On December 29, 1993 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on December 29, 1993?
On December 29, 1993 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 29, 1993?
On December 29, 1993 several famous people were born including, Slim Jimmy.
What was the number one song in December 29, 1993?
The number one song in the week of December 29, 1993 was Hero by Mariah Carey in US and Twist And Shout by Chaka Demus & Pliers featuring Jack Radics & Taxi Gang in UK.
What were the top hits on December 29, 1993?
The top hits on December 29, 1993 were Hero by Mariah Carey, Again by Janet Jackson, All That She Wants by Ace Of Base in US and Twist And Shout by Chaka Demus & Pliers featuring Jack Radics & Taxi Gang, Things Can Only Get Better by D:Ream, Exterminate! by Snap! featuring Niki Harris in UK.