February 19th, 1993

February 19th, 1993, fell on a Friday. It was day 50 of 1993. The decade was the 1990s.

27 years, 4 months and 10 days have passed since February 19th, 1993.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Victoria Justice: Actress.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on February 19th, 1993:

  • United States: I Will Always Love You - Whitney Houston
  • United Kingdom: No Limit - No Unlimited

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Groundhog Day" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is February 19th, 1993 and it's a Friday. People are looking forward to the weekend. In America, the song I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, No Limit by No Unlimited is the number one hit song. Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie Groundhog Day is at the top of the Box Office. A game called Pogs is spreading throughout the world.

People are watching popular TV shows such as "Knots Landing", "Roseanne", "Family Matters" and "Martin". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Duck Hunt", "Wolfenstein 3D", "Super Mario Kart" and "Final Fantasy V". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Adventures of the Little Koala", "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air", "X-Men: The Animated Series" and "The Animals of Farthing Wood".

Popular toys include the likes of "Yo-yo", "Nerf Blaster", "Talkboy" and "Action Man".


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 19th, 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.

  • Murder of James Bulger.

    The murder of a 2-year-old boy called James Bulger shocks Britain. Bulger, who was from Merseyside in England, was abducted and then tortured by two 10-year-old boys called Robert Thompson and Jon Venables.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 27 years, 4 months and 10 days have passed since February 19th, 1993.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 07 of 1993.
  • Leap Year: 1993 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on February 19th, 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 730080000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around February 19th, 1993:

  • 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 shocks Britain.
  • February 15th, 1993: The album "Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z..." is released by 2Pac.
  • February 26th, 1993: Six 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.
  • March 10th, 1993: Wrestler Dino Bravo is shot dead at his home in Laval, Canada.
  • March 10th, 1993: Dr. David Gunn is murdered by anti-abortionist Michael F. Griffin outside of his clinic in Florida.
  • March 13th, 1993: The Great Blizzard of 1993 strikes the eastern coast of the United States.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on February 19th, 1993, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1993 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: February 19th, 1993 falls under the Wolf.
  • 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.
  • Barney & Friends - Children's TV show about a talking dinosaur called Barney.
  • 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.

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" - "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)
  • 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 19th of February:


Weather

Weather information for February 19th, 1993:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 8.8 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 8.2 degrees Fahrenheit. -13.22 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 0.51cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 7.33 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on February 19th, 1993.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on February 19th, 1993 was probably conceived around the 12th of May, 1992. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 19th, 1993 is the 29th 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.
  • 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.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about February 19th, 1993.

  • 9,995 days have passed since this date.
  • 863,564,400 seconds have passed since the February 19th, 1993.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,007,491,800 times.
  • Since February 19th, 1993, earth has travelled approximately 445,599,230,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 143,927,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 74,266,538 steps. That's about 33,007 miles!
  • Since this date, 10,362,773 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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