17th of October, 1995

The 17th of October, 1995, fell on a Tuesday. Day 290 of 1995. Decade: 1990s.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 17th of October, 1995:

  • United States: Fantasy - Mariah Carey
  • United Kingdom: Fairground - Simply Red

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Seven" 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 17th of October, 1995.

  • The Bosnian War

    During this time, The Bosnian War was raging on in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Newt Gingrich

    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.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 17th of October:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 24 years, 1 months and 3 days have passed since the 17th of October, 1995.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 42 of 1995.
  • Leap Year: 1995 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 17th of October, 1995, will be 24 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 813884400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 17th of October, 1995:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 17th of October, 1995, will have the star sign Libra.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1995 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 17th of October, 1995 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

Weather

Weather information for the 17th of October, 1995:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 17.6 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 46.4 degrees Fahrenheit. 8 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 15.89 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on the 17th of October, 1995.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 17th of October, 1995 was probably conceived around the 7th of January, 1995. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 17th of October, 1995 is the 26th of July, 1996. (Rough Estimate).

17th of October

Events that have occurred on the 17th of October:

  • 17th of October, 1992: Japanese exchange student Yoshihiro Hattori is shot dead in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, after going to the wrong house.
  • 17th of October, 2001: Israel's tourism minister Rehavam Ze'evi is assassinated.
  • 17th of October, 2000: Rock band Limp Bizkit release their album: Chocolate Starfish and the Hot Dog Flavored Water.
  • 17th of October, 2003: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003) is released in cinemas.

Television

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

  • JAG - TV series about the military's Judge Advocate General division.
  • Brotherly Love - TV series about three siblings whose father died.
  • Pinky and the Brain - Animated series about a pair of genetically enhanced laboratory mice.
  • Xena: Warrior Princess - TV series about a warrior princess who travels around fighting bad guys.
  • 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.

Computer Games

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

  • Rayman - Side-scrolling platform game that was released by Ubi Soft.
  • Tekken 2 - Fighter game that was released for the original PlayStation.
  • Command & Conquer - Real-time strategy game.
  • 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.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 17th of October, 1995.

Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of October, 1995.

  • 8,800 days have passed since this date.
  • 760,323,600 seconds have passed since the 17th of October, 1995.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 887,044,200 times.
  • Since the 17th of October, 1995, earth has travelled approximately 392,326,977,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 126,720,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 65,387,830 steps. That's about 29,061 miles!
  • Since this date, 9,123,883 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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