8th of March, 1993

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 8th of March, 1993, fell on a Monday.
  • On this exact date: The first episode of "Beavis and Butt-head" is aired.
  • Decade: 1990s.
  • 24 years, 9 months and 10 days have passed since the 8th of March, 1993.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 10 of 1993.
  • Day 67 of 1993.
  • Leap Year: 1993 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date 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 8th of March, 1993 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 8th of March, 1993, will be 24 years of age.
  • American Format: 03-08-1993 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1993-03-08. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19930308" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 731548800.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 8th of March, 1993:

  • United States: A Whole New World - Peabo Bryson & Regina Belle
  • United Kingdom: No Limit - No Unlimited

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Falling Down" 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 8th 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.

  • Pogs

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

Weather

Weather information for the 8th of March, 1993:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 8.3 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 36.4 degrees Fahrenheit. 2.44 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Snow was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 3.81cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 7.11 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on the 8th of March, 1993.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 8th of March, 1993 was probably conceived around the 29th of May, 1992. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 8th of March, 1993 is the 16th of December, 1993. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

  • 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.
  • 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.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 8th of March:

  • 8th of March, 1966: Nelson's Pillar in Dublin, Ireland, is blown up by former IRA members.
  • 8th of March, 1973: The Northern Ireland sovereignty referendum takes place. It is largely boycotted by the nationalist community
  • 8th of March, 1973: Singer Ron "Pigpen" McKernan passes away.
  • 8th of March, 1988: Super Tuesday: U.S. presidential candidate George H. W. Bush defeats Bob Dole in a number of Republican primaries
  • 8th of March, 2014: Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappears from radar.

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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 8th of March:

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Videos

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Visualize the days that have passed since the 8th of March, 1993. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 8th of March, 1993.

  • 9,049 days have passed since this date.
  • 781,833,600 seconds have passed since the 8th of March, 1993.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 912,139,200 times.
  • Since the 8th of March, 1993, earth has travelled approximately 403,426,137,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 130,305,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 67,237,690 steps. That's about 29,883 miles!
  • Since this date, 9,382,003 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Monday" in other languages is:

  • German: Montag.
  • French: Lundi.
  • Italian: Lunedi.
  • Spanish: Lunes.
  • Portuguese: Segunda-feira.

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