28th of August, 1993

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 28th of August, 1993, fell on a Saturday.
  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • On this exact date: The first episode of the children's TV show "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers" is aired.
  • Decade: 1990s.
  • 24 years, 0 months and 23 days have passed since the 28th of August, 1993.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 34 of 1993.
  • Day 240 of 1993.
  • Leap Year: 1993 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1993 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 28th of August, 1993 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 28th of August, 1993, will be 24 years of age.
  • American Format: 08-28-1993 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1993-08-28. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19930828" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 746492400.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 28th of August, 1993:

  • United States: Can't Help Falling In Love - UB40
  • United Kingdom: Living On My Own - Freddie Mercury

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Rising Sun" 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 28th of August, 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.

  • Power Rangers

    The "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers" spring onto our screens when teenagers Jason Lee Scott, Trini Kwan, Billy Cranston, Kimberly Hart and Zack Taylor band together to fight off Rita Repulsa's invasion of Earth.

Weather

Weather information for the 28th of August, 1993:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 20.2 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 77.8 degrees Fahrenheit. 25.44 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 4.06cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 14.44 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on the 28th of August, 1993.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 28th of August, 1993 was probably conceived around the 18th of November, 1992. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 28th of August, 1993 is the 7th of June, 1994. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 28th of August:

Television

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

  • Mighty Morphin Power Rangers - A group of teenagers transform into a team of superheroes.
  • 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.

Computer Games

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

  • Mortal Kombat II - Sequel of the arcade fighting game. Developed by Midway Games.
  • Syndicate - Tactical game released by Bullfrog Productions. Set in the future.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 28th of August:

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Videos

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Visualize

Visualize the days that have passed since the 28th of August, 1993. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 28th of August, 1993.

  • 8,789 days have passed since this date.
  • 759,369,600 seconds have passed since the 28th of August, 1993.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 885,931,200 times.
  • Since the 28th of August, 1993, earth has travelled approximately 391,834,713,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 126,561,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 65,305,786 steps. That's about 29,025 miles!
  • Since this date, 9,112,435 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Samstag.
  • French: Samedi.
  • Italian: Sabato.
  • Spanish: Sabado.
  • Portuguese: Sabado.

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