The 8th of June, 1995, fell on a Thursday. Day 159 of 1995. Decade: 1990s.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 8th of June, 1995:
The first version of the programming language PHP is released.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 8th of June, 1995:
United States: Have You Ever Really Loved A Woman - Bryan Adams
United Kingdom: Unchained Melody / The White Cliffs Of Dover - Robson Green & Jerome Flynn
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Casper" 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 June, 1995.
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.
The O.J. Simpson murder case.
The People of the State of California v. Orenthal James Simpson ran between the 2nd of November, 1994 and the 3rd of October, 1995.
FHM Sexiest Woman 1995
German model Claudia Schiffer is listed as FHM's sexiest woman in 1995.
1995 in movies.
Movies released in 1995 included Die Hard with a Vengeance, Toy Story, Apollo 13, GoldenEye, Pocahontas, Batman Forever, Seven, Casper, Waterworld, Jumanji, Braveheart, The Usual Suspects, Bad Boys, Billy Madison, Outbreak and Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls.
Republican politician Newt Gingrich is named as the Time Person of the Year in 1995. This was after he had led the "Republican Revolution".
1995 in music.
Popular music artists in 1995 included Coolio, Oasis, TLC, Seal, Boyz II Men, Mariah Carey, Luniz, The Notorious B.I.G., Michael Jackson, Madonna, Real McCoy, Bon Jovi, Des'ree, Shaggy, Boyz II Men, Montell Jordan, Bryan Adams, Green Day and Def Leppard.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 8th of June:
8th of June, 2012: The 2012 UEFA European Championship kicks off in Poland and Ukraine.
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
Father Ted - Irish comedy TV series about a group of Catholic priests.
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - TV series.
Star Trek: Voyager - Wikipedia - Kathryn Janeway is the captain of a starship that is lost in space and must find its way back home.
Gargoyles - Animated series about a group of gargoyles that come to life at night.
The Secret World of Alex Mack - Sitcom about a teenager with special powers.
Friends - Sitcom about a group of friends living in New York City.
Touched by an Angel - Tv series about a group of angels.
ER - Hospital drama series.
Party of Five - TV show about five siblings whose parents died in a car accident.
Ellen - TV series.
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Full Throttle - Adventure game published by LucasArts.
Mortal Kombat 3 - The third installment in the series. Fighters band together to fight of an invasion that is being led by Shao Kahn.
Warcraft: Orcs & Humans - Real-time strategy game that was developed by Blizzard Entertainment.
Donkey Kong Country - Platforming video game that was published by Nintendo on the SNES.
Earthworm Jim - Platforming game that featured an earthworm called Jim. Jim finds a super suit that gives him powers.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 8th of June, 1995.
8,931 days have passed since this date.
771,642,000 seconds have passed since the 8th of June, 1995.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 900,249,000 times.
Since the 8th of June, 1995, earth has travelled approximately 398,167,272,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 128,607,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 66,361,212 steps. That's about 29,494 miles!
Since this date, 9,259,704 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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