February 6th, 1993

February 6th, 1993, fell on a Saturday. It was day 37 of 1993. The decade was the 1990s.

27 years, 7 months and 20 days have passed since February 6th, 1993.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on February 6th, 1993:

  • United States: I Will Always Love You - Whitney Houston
  • United Kingdom: I Will Always Love You - Whitney Houston

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Loaded Weapon 1" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is February 6th, 1993 and it's a Saturday. People are enjoying their weekend. The song I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston is on top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom.

Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie Loaded Weapon 1 is at the top of the Box Office. A civil war is currently taking place in the African country of Rwanda. In Europe, a war is continuing to rage on in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

A game called Pogs is spreading throughout the world. It's 1993, so radio stations are being dominated by the likes of Meat Loaf, UB40, Snow, Haddaway, Whitney Houston, Take That, Janet Jackson and Mariah Carey. Wrestling fans are mourning the death of Andre the Giant, who recently passed away from congested heart failure at the age of 46.

The Dallas Cowboys have just won Super Bowl XXVII after beating the Buffalo Bills by 52-17 at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. This is the third year in a row that the Buffalo Bills have lost the Super Bowl. Pop star Michael Jackson performed at the halftime show. A film called "Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey" has just been released in movie theaters. The movie follows the story of three pets as they attempt reunite with their owners in California. In baseball, the owner of the Cincinnati Reds, Marge Schott, has just been suspended for 1 year and fined $25,000 due to racist comments that she made.

People are watching popular TV shows such as "Knots Landing", "Only Fools and Horses", "Cheers" and "X-Men". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Super Mario Kart", "Mortal Kombat", "Night Trap" and "FIFA International Soccer". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Saved by the Bell", "Taz-Mania", "Batman: The Animated Series" and "X-Men: The Animated Series".

Popular toys include the likes of "Transformers", "Polly Pocket", "Yo-yo" and "Littlest Pet Shop".


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 February 6th, 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.

  • The Bosnian War

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

  • Pogs

    During 1993, a game called Pogs began to spread throughout the world.

  • Peabo Bryson & Regina Belle - "A Whole New World"

    "A Whole New World" by Peabo Bryson and Regina Belle would go on to win a Grammy for 1993's Song of the Year.

  • The Peacemakers.

    "The Peacemakers" were named as the Time Person of the Year in 1993. The term was in reference to two pairs of men: F. W. de Klerk and Nelson Mandela in South Africa and Palestinian President Yasser Arafat and Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin.

  • Schindler's List

    "Schindler's List" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1993.

  • 1993 in movies.

    Movies released in 1993 included Jurassic Park, Mrs. Doubtfire, The Fugitive, Schindler's List, The Firm, Indecent Proposal, Cliffhanger, Sleepless in Seattle, Philadelphia, Groundhog Day, The Nightmare Before Christmas and Cool Runnings.

  • 1993 in music.

    Popular music artists in 1993 included Nirvana, Whitney Houston, Meat Loaf, 2 Unlimited, Ace Of Base, Janet Jackson, Haddaway, UB40, Mariah Carey, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Pearl Jam and Dr Dre.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 27 years, 7 months and 20 days have passed since February 6th, 1993.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 05 of 1993.
  • Leap Year: 1993 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on February 6th, 1993, will be 27 years of age.
  • People born in 1993 belong to the "Generation Y (Millennial)" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 728956800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around February 6th, 1993:

  • January 11th, 1993: The first episode of the WWF's Monday Night Raw is aired.
  • January 15th, 1993: The movie Alive (1993) is released.
  • January 20th, 1993: Actress Audrey Hepburn passes away after a battle with cancer.
  • January 20th, 1993: Bill Clinton is inaugurated as the 42nd President of the United States..
  • January 27th, 1993: Wrestler Andre the Giant dies of congested heart failure at the age of 46.
  • January 31st, 1993: Super Bowl XXVII: The Dallas Cowboys defeat the Buffalo Bills by 52-17 at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California/.
  • January 31st, 1993: Michael Jackson performs at the Super Bowl XXVII halftime show.
  • January 31st, 1993: The Buffalo Bills become the first team to lose three consecutive Super Bowls.
  • February 3rd, 1993: Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993) is released.
  • February 12th, 1993: Groundhog Day (1993) is released.
  • February 12th, 1993: The murder of 2-year-old James Bulger occurs..
  • February 14th, 1993: Missing two-year-old James Bulger is found murdered in Merseyside, Liverpool.
  • February 15th, 1993: The album "Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z..." is released by 2Pac.
  • February 20th, 1993: Two 10-year-old boys called Robert Thompson and Jon Venables are charged with the murder of two-year-old James Bulger in Merseyside, England.
  • February 26th, 1993: Seven people are killed when a bomb is detonated under the North Tower of the World Trade Center.
  • February 28th, 1993: The Waco Siege begins when Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agents raid David Koresh's compound in Waco, Texas.
  • March 4th, 1993: Mohammed A. Salameh is arrested on suspicion of carrying out the 1993 World Trade Center bombing.
  • March 8th, 1993: The first episode of "Beavis and Butt-head" is aired.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on February 6th, 1993, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1993 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: February 6th, 1993 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.

Television Shows

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

  • 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.
  • Home Improvement - Starring Tim Allen as Tim "The Toolman" Taylor.
  • Rugrats - Animated TV series about a group of toddlers.
  • The Ren & Stimpy Show - Animated cartoon series.
  • Dinosaurs - TV series about a family of dinosaurs.

1993 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1993.

"The Animals of Farthing Wood" - "X-Men: The Animated Series" - "Batman: The Animated Series" - "Barney & Friends" - "Home Improvement" - "Taz-Mania" - "Doug" - "Rugrats" - "The Ren & Stimpy Show" - "Dinosaurs" - "Clarissa Explains It All" - "The Adventures of Pete & Pete" - "Are You Afraid of the Dark?" - "Beverly Hills, 90210" - "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" - "Rosie and Jim" - "Blossom" - "The Simpsons" - "Doogie Howser, M.D." - "Saved by the Bell" - "Roseanne" - "Garfield and Friends" - "Count Duckula" - "The Wonder Years" - "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" - "Fireman Sam" - "Full House" - "Adventures of the Little Koala" - "Married... with Children" - "Pingu" - "Thomas the Tank Engine" - "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood"


1993 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1993:

  • Action Man
  • Talkboy
  • Mighty Max
  • Littlest Pet Shop
  • Nerf Blaster
  • Pogs
  • Super Soaker (water gun)
  • The Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES)
  • G.I. Joe (figures)
  • Yo-yo
  • Polly Pocket
  • Jenga
  • Micro Machines
  • Sylvanian Families
  • Transformers
  • Easy-Bake Oven

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 6th of February:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 6th of February:

  • Waitangi Day (New Zealand)

Weather

Weather information for February 6th, 1993:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 10.0 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 11.6 degrees Fahrenheit. -11.33 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 4.06cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 6.06 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on February 6th, 1993.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on February 6th, 1993 was probably conceived around the 29th of April, 1992. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 6th, 1993 is the 16th of November, 1993. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • FIFA International Soccer - The first FIFA game. Released for the Sega Mega Drive.
  • Final Fantasy V - The fifth installment in the series.
  • Sonic the Hedgehog 2 - Platform game developed for the Sega Genesis.
  • 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.
  • Ecco the Dolphin - Released on the Sega Mega Drive.
  • Wolfenstein 3D - A FPS shooter game that was developed by id Software.
  • Duck Hunt - Light gun shooter game.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about February 6th, 1993.

  • 10,095 days have passed since this date.
  • 872,204,400 seconds have passed since the February 6th, 1993.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,017,571,800 times.
  • Since February 6th, 1993, earth has travelled approximately 450,057,470,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 145,367,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 75,009,578 steps. That's about 33,338 miles!
  • Since this date, 10,466,453 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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