Monday August 30, 1993
US date format: 8/30/1993, UK date format: 30/8/1993
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 30, 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 Paco Alcácer and Tom Harlock.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40.
In UK Mr Vain by Culture Beat was in the top 5 hits.
True Romance, directed by Tony Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993
while Maybe (Maybe Not) by Robert Fulghum was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The X-Files.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cyborg 009 or Battle Rush: Build Up Robot Tournament.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 30, 1993?
- International Day of the Disappeared
- Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
- Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day
- 150,000,000 millionth visitor to Eiffel Tower
- Hassan II mosque opens in Casablanca, 2nd largest mosque in the world
- The Late Show with David Letterman premieres on CBS.
- Russia completes removing its troops from Lithuania.
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- Richard Jordan: US actor (Hunt for Red October, Posse),...
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 30, 1993?
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Top #5 songs in the UK
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Sport Games on August 30, 1993
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Leeds - Oldham : 1 - 0
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