Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Cancer.
Zodiac Element: Water.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1994 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
Native American Zodiac: The 8th of July, 1994 falls under the Woodpecker.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.
Age: Anyone born on the 8th of July, 1994, will be 24 years of age.
American Format: 07-08-1994 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1994-07-08. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19940708" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 773622000.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 8th of July, 1994:
United States: I Swear - All-4-One
United Kingdom: Love Is All Around - Wet Wet Wet
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Forrest Gump" 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 July, 1994.
The Bosnian War
During this time, The Bosnian War was raging on in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
During the middle of the 1990s, female clothing began to become more form-fitting, as those badly-shaped "mom jeans" began to disappear. Grunge fashion started to decline and popular outfits began to include tartan minikilts, hot pants, slip dresses and knee highs.
Pope John Paul II
Pope John Paul II is named as the Time Person of the Year in 1994.
1994 in music.
Popular music artists in 1994 included Ace of Base, All-4-One, Mariah Carey, ZZ Top, Céline Dion, Toni Braxton, R. Kelly, Bruce Springsteen, Rednex, Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Stone Temple Pilots, Snoop Dogg, OutKast, Da Brat and Craig Mack.
During this period, the Rwandan Genocide was occurring. This genocide saw the mass slaughter of the Tutsi minority by members of the Hutu majority. Estimates place the death toll somewhere between 500,000 and 1,000,000.
1994 FIFA World Cup
The 1994 FIFA World Cup is taking place in the United States. Brazil go on to win the competition by defeating Italy on penalties. Roberto Baggio famously misses the last penalty.
Weather information for the 8th of July, 1994:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 18.5 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. There were 2 hours of sunshine.
New York, USA: Temperature: 81.1 degrees Fahrenheit. 27.28 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. There was thunder. Precipitation: 0cm.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 8th of July, 1994.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 8th of July, 1994. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 8th of July, 1994. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 8th of July, 1994.
9,083 days have passed since this date.
784,771,200 seconds have passed since the 8th of July, 1994.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 915,566,400 times.
Since the 8th of July, 1994, earth has travelled approximately 404,941,939,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 130,795,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 67,490,323 steps. That's about 29,996 miles!
Since this date, 9,417,254 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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