November 3rd, 1993, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 307 of 1993. The decade was the 1990s.
26 years, 11 months and 27 days have passed since November 3rd, 1993.
On This Date
Events that occurred on November 3rd, 1993:
The first episode of "The Nanny", starring Fran Drescher, is aired on television.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on November 3rd, 1993:
United States: Dream Lover - Mariah Carey
United Kingdom: I'd Do Anything For Love - Meat Loaf
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "The Beverly Hillbillies" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is November 3rd, 1993 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Scorpio. Halloween has just come and passed.
It's November, so the evenings are getting darker and the days are getting colder. In America, the song Dream Lover by Mariah Carey is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, I'd Do Anything For Love by Meat Loaf is the number one hit song.
Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie The Beverly Hillbillies is at the top of the Box Office. In Europe, a war is continuing to rage on in Bosnia and Herzegovina. A playing discs game called "Pogs" is currently spreading in popularity 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. A stop-motion dark comedy film called "The Nightmare Before Christmas" has just been released in movie theaters. Meanwhile, controversial rap star Tupac Shakur has recently been charged with the shooting of two off-duty policemen in Atlanta, Georgia.
Tributes are currently pouring in for actor River Phoenix, who has died from a drugs overdose at the age of 23. A new political and economic union called the European Union has just been formally established. Boxing fans are currently looking forward to Evander Holyfield's rematch fight against Riddick Bowe. The fight will follow last year's event, which saw Riddick Bowe defeat Holyfield and win the undisputed world heavyweight championship.
On television, a new sitcom called "The Nanny" has been aired for the first time. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Rugrats", "Melrose Place", "Martin" and "Mad About You". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Sonic the Hedgehog 2", "Syndicate", "Mortal Kombat II" and "Myst".
Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Roseanne", "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air", "Living Single" and "Biker Mice from Mars". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Transformers", "Pogs", "Littlest Pet Shop" and "Mighty Max".
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 November 3rd, 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 "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers" spring onto our screens when teenagers Jason Lee Scott, Trini Kwan, Billy Cranston, Kimberly Hart and Zack Taylor band together to fight off Rita Repulsa's invasion of Earth.
Basic facts and information about this date:
26 years, 11 months and 27 days have passed since November 3rd, 1993.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 44 of 1993.
Leap Year: 1993 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on November 3rd, 1993, will be 26 years of age.
People born in 1993 belong to the "Generation Y (Millennial)" generation.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 752284800.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around November 3rd, 1993:
October 4th, 1993: Russian President Boris Yeltsin orders the army to storm parliament.
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on November 3rd, 1993, will have the star sign Scorpio.
However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Libra.
Zodiac Element: Water.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1993 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
Native American Zodiac: November 3rd, 1993 falls under the Snake.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of November will have the birthstones Topaz and Citrine.
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
The Nanny - Fran Fine becomes a nanny in wealthy widower Maxwell Sheffield's home.
Walker, Texas Ranger - Starring Chuck Norris.
Boy Meets World - A sitcom that revolves around the life of a boy called Cory Matthews.
Frasier - Sitcom about a therapist / talk-show host called Dr. Frasier Crane.
The X-Files - Special agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully team up to investigate the paranormal.
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers - A group of teenagers transform into a team of superheroes.
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.
1993 - Kid's TV
Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1993.
"The Nanny" - "Rocko's Modern Life" - "Biker Mice from Mars" - "Tales from the Cryptkeeper" - "Animaniacs" - "Bill Nye the Science Guy" - "Living Single" - "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" - "Roseanne" - "Garfield and Friends" - "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" - "Fireman Sam" - "Full House" - "Married... with Children" - "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 3rd of November:
Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on November 3rd, 1993.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on November 3rd, 1993 was probably conceived around the 24th of January, 1993. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on November 3rd, 1993 is the 13th of August, 1994. (Rough Estimate).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
NBA Jam - Basketball arcade game.
Myst - Puzzle adventure game that was released for the Macintosh.
Gunstar Heroes - Run and gun video game for the Sega Mega Drive.
Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master - Action game developed by SEGA.
Mortal Kombat II - Sequel of the arcade fighting game. Developed by Midway Games.
Syndicate - Tactical game released by Bullfrog Productions. Set in the future.
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.
Street Fighter II: The World Warrior - An arcade game that was released by Capcom.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about November 3rd, 1993.
9,858 days have passed since this date.
851,731,200 seconds have passed since the November 3rd, 1993.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 993,686,400 times.
Since November 3rd, 1993, earth has travelled approximately 439,493,299,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 141,955,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 73,248,883 steps. That's about 32,555 miles!
Since this date, 10,220,774 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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