18th of August, 1994

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 18th of August, 1994, fell on a Thursday.
  • On this exact date: Irish gangster Martin Cahill (The General) is assassinated.
  • Decade: 1990s.
  • 24 years, 1 months and 2 days have passed since the 18th of August, 1994.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 33 of 1994.
  • Day 230 of 1994.
  • Leap Year: 1994 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1994 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 18th of August, 1994 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 18th of August, 1994, will be 24 years of age.
  • American Format: 08-18-1994 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1994-08-18. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19940818" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 777164400.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 18th of August, 1994:

  • United States: Stay - Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories
  • United Kingdom: Love Is All Around - Wet Wet Wet

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Clear and Present Danger" 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 18th of August, 1994.

  • Mid-1990s fashion

    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.

Weather

Weather information for the 18th of August, 1994:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 20.8 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a windy day. There were 4 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 70.0 degrees Fahrenheit. 21.11 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 16.61 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on the 18th of August, 1994.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 18th of August, 1994 was probably conceived around the 8th of November, 1993. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 18th of August, 1994 is the 28th of May, 1995. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 18th of August:

Television

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

  • Ellen - TV series.
  • Babylon 5 - Soap drama that is set in space.
  • The Nanny - Fran Fine becomes a nanny in wealthy widower Maxwell Sheffield's home.
  • Walker, Texas Ranger - Starring Chuck Norris.
  • Boy Meets World - A sitcom that revolves around the life of a boy called Cory Matthews.
  • Frasier - Sitcom about a therapist / talk-show host called Dr. Frasier Crane.
  • The X-Files - Special agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully team up to investigate the paranormal.
  • 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.

Computer Games

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

  • Earthworm Jim - Platforming game that featured an earthworm called Jim. Jim finds a super suit that gives him powers.
  • Super Metroid - Action adventure game that was published by Nintendo.
  • Doom - Sci-fi FPS shooter game.
  • Myst - Puzzle adventure game that was released for the Macintosh.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 18th of August:

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Videos

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Visualize

Visualize the days that have passed since the 18th of August, 1994. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 18th of August, 1994.

  • 8,799 days have passed since this date.
  • 760,233,600 seconds have passed since the 18th of August, 1994.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 886,939,200 times.
  • Since the 18th of August, 1994, earth has travelled approximately 392,280,537,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 126,705,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 65,380,090 steps. That's about 29,058 miles!
  • Since this date, 9,122,803 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Donnerstag.
  • French: Jeudi.
  • Italian: Giovedi.
  • Spanish: Jueves.
  • Portuguese: Quinta-feira.

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