2nd of March, 1993

The 2nd of March, 1993, fell on a Tuesday. Day 61 of 1993. Decade: 1990s.

26 years, 10 months and 23 days have passed since the 2nd of March, 1993.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 2nd of March, 1993:

  • United States: I Will Always Love You - Whitney Houston
  • United Kingdom: No Limit - No Unlimited

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Groundhog Day" was at the top of the box office on this date.

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 2nd of March, 1993.

  • Early 1990s Fashion

    Early 1990s fashion saw a continuation of the 1980s. Popular outfits included clothes such as coloured tights, denim overalls, black leather jackets with shoulder pads, neon coloured tops, flannel shirts, plaid skirts and ripped jeans.

  • The Bosnian War

    During this time, The Bosnian War was raging on in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

  • Pogs

    During 1993, a game called Pogs began to spread throughout the world.

  • Peabo Bryson & Regina Belle - "A Whole New World"

    "A Whole New World" by Peabo Bryson and Regina Belle would go on to win a Grammy for 1993's Song of the Year.

  • The Peacemakers.

    "The Peacemakers" were named as the Time Person of the Year in 1993. The term was in reference to two pairs of men: F. W. de Klerk and Nelson Mandela in South Africa and Palestinian President Yasser Arafat and Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin.

  • Schindler's List

    "Schindler's List" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1993.

  • 1993 in movies.

    Movies released in 1993 included Jurassic Park, Mrs. Doubtfire, The Fugitive, Schindler's List, The Firm, Indecent Proposal, Cliffhanger, Sleepless in Seattle, Philadelphia, Groundhog Day, The Nightmare Before Christmas and Cool Runnings.

  • 1993 in music.

    Popular music artists in 1993 included Nirvana, Whitney Houston, Meat Loaf, 2 Unlimited, Ace Of Base, Janet Jackson, Haddaway, UB40, Mariah Carey, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Pearl Jam and Dr Dre.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 2nd of March:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 26 years, 10 months and 23 days have passed since the 2nd of March, 1993.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 09 of 1993.
  • Leap Year: 1993 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 2nd of March, 1993, will be 26 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 731030400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 2nd of March, 1993:

  • 31st of January, 1993: Super Bowl XXVII: The Dallas Cowboys defeat the Buffalo Bills by 52-17 at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California/
  • 31st of January, 1993: Michael Jackson performs at the Super Bowl XXVII halftime show.
  • 31st of January, 1993: The Buffalo Bills become the first team to lose three consecutive Super Bowls.
  • 3rd of February, 1993: Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993) is released.
  • 12th of February, 1993: Groundhog Day (1993) is released.
  • 12th of February, 1993: The murder of 2-year-old James Bulger shocks Britain.
  • 26th of February, 1993: Six people are killed when a bomb is detonated under the North Tower of the World Trade Center.
  • 28th of February, 1993: The Waco Siege begins when Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agents raid David Koresh's compound in Waco, Texas.
  • 4th of March, 1993: Mohammed A. Salameh is arrested on suspicion of carrying out the 1993 World Trade Center bombing.
  • 8th of March, 1993: The first episode of "Beavis and Butt-head" is aired.
  • 10th of March, 1993: Dr. David Gunn is murdered by anti-abortionist Michael F. Griffin outside of his clinic in Florida.
  • 13th of March, 1993: The Great Blizzard of 1993 strikes the eastern coast of the United States.
  • 31st of March, 1993: Actor Brandon Lee dies after being accidentally shot while filming a scene for the movie "The Crow".

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 2nd of March, 1993, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1993 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 2nd of March, 1993 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.

Weather

Weather information for the 2nd of March, 1993:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 5.6 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 31.0 degrees Fahrenheit. -0.56 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 3.11 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on the 2nd of March, 1993.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 2nd of March, 1993 was probably conceived around the 23rd of May, 1992. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 2nd of March, 1993 is the 10th of December, 1993. (Rough Estimate).

2nd of March

Events that have occurred on the 2nd of March:

  • 2nd of March, 1990: The Hunt for Red October (1990) is released.
  • 2nd of March, 2000: WWF SmackDown! is released for the PlayStation.
  • 2nd of March, 2007: The film Zodiac (2007) is released.
  • 2nd of March, 2010: The game "Battlefield: Bad Company 2" is released.
  • 2nd of March, 2014: The 86th Academy Awards are held. Matthew McConaughey wins Best Actor for his role as Ron Woodroof in Dallas Buyers Club. Cate Blanchett wins Best Actress for her role as Jeanette "Jasmine" Francis in Blue Jasmine
  • 2nd of March, 2015: The Game Developers Conference 2015 begins in San Francisco, California.
  • 2nd of March, 2015: The Independent Games Festival begins in San Francisco, California.

Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - Spin-off of "Star Trek: The Next Generation".
  • Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman - American Western drama.
  • X-Men - Cartoon series.
  • Mad About You - Starring Helen Hunt and Paul Reiser.
  • Hangin' with Mr. Cooper - Sitcom about a former NBA player becoming a high school teacher and basketball coach.
  • Batman: The Animated Series - An animated series that was set in the Batman universe.
  • Martin - Comedian Martin Lawrence plays the role of a radio talk show host.
  • Melrose Place - Soap drama.
  • Barney & Friends - Children's TV show about a talking dinosaur called Barney.
  • Home Improvement - Starring Tim Allen as Tim "The Toolman" Taylor.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • FIFA International Soccer - The first FIFA game. Released for the Sega Mega Drive.
  • Final Fantasy V - The fifth installment in the series.
  • Night Trap - Interactive movie video game that caused controversy in 1993 for its violent scenes.
  • Mortal Kombat - Arcade fighting game released by Acclaim Entertainment.
  • Super Mario Kart - Go-kart racing game that was released on the Super Nintendo Entertainment System.
  • Ecco the Dolphin - Released on the Sega Mega Drive.
  • Wolfenstein 3D - A FPS shooter game that was developed by id Software.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 2nd of March, 1993.

  • 9,824 days have passed since this date.
  • 848,793,600 seconds have passed since the 2nd of March, 1993.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 990,259,200 times.
  • Since the 2nd of March, 1993, earth has travelled approximately 437,977,497,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 141,465,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 72,996,250 steps. That's about 32,443 miles!
  • Since this date, 10,185,523 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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