March 13th, 1993, fell on a Saturday. It was day 72 of 1993. The decade was the 1990s.
27 years, 4 months and 1 days have passed since March 13th, 1993.
On This Date
Events that occurred on March 13th, 1993:
The Great Blizzard of 1993 strikes the eastern coast of the United States.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on March 13th, 1993:
United States: A Whole New World - Peabo Bryson & Regina Belle
United Kingdom: No Limit - No Unlimited
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "CB4" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is March 13th, 1993 and it's a Saturday. People are enjoying their weekend. Spring has started to creep in and the evenings are beginning to get longer.
In America, the song A Whole New World by Peabo Bryson & Regina Belle 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 CB4 is at the top of the Box Office.
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. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Last of the Summer Wine", "Saved by the Bell", "Blossom" and "Dinosaurs".
Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Super Mario Kart", "Mortal Kombat", "Sonic the Hedgehog 2" and "Final Fantasy V". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Thomas the Tank Engine", "Pingu", "Adventures of the Little Koala" and "Fireman Sam". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Easy-Bake Oven", "Micro Machines", "The Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES)" and "Pogs".
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 March 13th, 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.
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" 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" 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.
The Waco siege is ongoing.
During this period, the Waco siege is ongoing in Texas. The siege began after the ATF attempted to raid the ranch and arrest cult leader David Koresh.
Basic facts and information about this date:
This date fell on a weekend.
27 years, 4 months and 1 days have passed since March 13th, 1993.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 10 of 1993.
Leap Year: 1993 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on March 13th, 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 731980800.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around March 13th, 1993:
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 26th, 1993: Irish crime: 26-year-old American woman Annie McCarrick is last seen alive at a post office in Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow..
March 31st, 1993: Actor Brandon Lee dies after being accidentally shot while filming a scene for the movie "The Crow".
April 4th, 1993: WrestleMania IX: Bret Hart loses to Yokozuna at Caesars Palace in Paradise, Nevada.
Horoscopes & Birthstone Information
Zodiac & Birthstone information:
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 13th, 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: March 13th, 1993 falls under the Wolf.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.
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" - "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:
Littlest Pet Shop
Super Soaker (water gun)
The Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES)
G.I. Joe (figures)
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 13th of March:
Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on March 13th, 1993.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on March 13th, 1993 was probably conceived around the 3rd of June, 1992. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 13th, 1993 is the 21st of December, 1993. (Rough Estimate).
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.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about March 13th, 1993.
9,986 days have passed since this date.
862,786,800 seconds have passed since the March 13th, 1993.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,006,584,600 times.
Since March 13th, 1993, earth has travelled approximately 445,197,988,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 143,797,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 74,199,665 steps. That's about 32,978 miles!
Since this date, 10,353,442 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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