Wednesday August 31, 1994
US date format: 8/31/1994, UK date format: 31/8/1994
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 31, 1994). 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 Mo Stack and Jeffrey Chang.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to I'll Make Love To You by Boyz II Men.
In UK Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet was in the top 5 hits.
The Shawshank Redemption, directed by Frank Darabont, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994
while The Seventh Gate by Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching My So-Called Life.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Citadel of the Dead or Captain Tsubasa 5: Hasha no Shōgō Campione.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 31, 1994?
- Trinidad and Tobago - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1962)
- Kyrgyzstan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- Malaysia - Hari Merdeka, a National Day (independence within the Commonwealth, 1957)
- Moldova: Day of Our Language (Limba Noastra)
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- Last Russian soldiers leave Estonia and Latvia
- Northern Ireland Sinn Fein proclaims ceases-fire
- Pentium computer beats world chess champ Gari Kasparov
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 31, 1994?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Wet Wet Wet - Love Is All Around
- Whigfield - Saturday Night
- Corona - The Rhythm Of The Night
- Red Dragon With Brian & Tony Gold - Compliments On Your Kiss
- Youssou N'Dour featuring Neneh Cherry - 7 Seconds
Top #10 R&B songs
- Boyz II Men - I'll Make Love To You
- Changing Faces - Stroke You Up
- Janet Jackson - Any Time, Any Place/And On And On
- Gerald Levert - I'd Give Anything
- Da Brat - Funkdafied
- Anita Baker - Body & Soul
- Immature - Never Lie
- Babyface - When Can I See You
- Aaron Hall - I Miss You
- Aaliyah - At Your Best (You Are Love)
Sport Games on August 31, 1994
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- F Koln - Saarbrucken : 4 - 0
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Bastia - Paris SG : 1 - 2
- Le Havre - Bordeaux : 1 - 1
- Lens - St Etienne : 0 - 0
- Lyon - Caen : 1 - 0
- Metz - Lille : 1 - 1
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Derby - Middlesbrough : 0 - 1
- West Brom - Swindon : 0 - 0
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Brighton - York : 1 - 0
- Bristol Rvs - Blackpool : 0 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next August 31If August 31, 1994 is your birthday you're 26 years, 1 month, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 5 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in August 1994?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on August 31, 1994?
On August 31, 1994 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is August 31, 1994?
On August 31, 1994 the zodiac sign was Virgo.
Who was the US President on August 31, 1994?
On August 31, 1994 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 31, 1994?
On August 31, 1994 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on August 31, 1994?
On August 31, 1994 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on August 31, 1994?
On August 31, 1994 several famous people were born including, Mo Stack, Jeffrey Chang, Alex Harris.
Which famous people died on August 31, 1994?
Famous people died on August 31, 1994 include, Artur Balsam, Barbara Hammer Avedon, Norman "Doc" Jones.
What was the number one song in August 31, 1994?
The number one song in the week of August 31, 1994 was I'll Make Love To You by Boyz II Men in US and Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet in UK.
What were the top hits on August 31, 1994?
The top hits on August 31, 1994 were I'll Make Love To You by Boyz II Men, Stay by Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories, Wild Night by John Mellencamp in US and Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet, Saturday Night by Whigfield, The Rhythm Of The Night by Corona in UK.