February 26th, 1994, fell on a Saturday. It was day 57 of 1994. The decade was the 1990s.
26 years, 11 months and 27 days have passed since February 26th, 1994.
On This Date
Events that occurred on February 26th, 1994:
Comedian Bill Hicks passes away from pancreatic cancer.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on February 26th, 1994:
United States: The Power Of Love - Celine Dion
United Kingdom: Without You - Mariah Carey
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "On Deadly Ground" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is February 26th, 1994 and it's a Saturday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Pisces. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.
In America, the song The Power Of Love by Celine Dion is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Without You by Mariah Carey is the number one hit song. Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie On Deadly Ground is at the top of the Box Office.
In the United Kingdom, John Major is the current Prime Minister. In fashion, "grunge" clothing has declined in popularity and women are beginning to wear form-fitting outfits such as slip dresses and pencil skirts. Movies such as Clueless and The Craft have popularized the "sexy school girl" look. It's 1994, so radio stations are being dominated by the likes of All-4-One, Boyz II Men, R. Kelly, Céline Dion, Bruce Springsteen, Bryan Adams, Meat Loaf, Bon Jovi, Wet Wet Wet, Rednex and Mariah Carey.
The 1994 Winter Olympics are currently taking place in Lillehammer, Norway. In Europe, a war is continuing to rage on in Bosnia and Herzegovina. In Gloucester, England, police are currently excavating the garden of suspected serial killer Fred West.
In the Palestinian city Hebron, 29 people have tragically lost their lives in a shooting massacre. The attacker, an American-Israeli extremist called Baruch Goldstein, was beaten to death by survivors in the aftermath of the shooting. Tributes are currently pouring in for comedian Bill Hicks, who has recently passed away at the age of 32 from pancreatic cancer. Hicks had been diagnosed with the disease in June of 1993. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Murder, She Wrote", "Matlock", "Mad About You" and "The X-Files".
Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Syndicate", "Mortal Kombat II", "NBA Jam" and "Disney's Aladdin". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Full House", "Fireman Sam", "Blossom" and "Biker Mice from Mars". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Easy-Bake Oven", "Transformers", "Jenga" and "Super Soaker (water gun)".
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 26th, 1994.
The Bosnian War
During this time, The Bosnian War was raging on in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Bruce Springsteen - "Streets of Philadelphia"
"Streets of Philadelphia" by Bruce Springsteen would go on to win a Grammy for 1994's Song of the Year.
"Forrest Gump" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1994.
Best football players in 1994.
In 1994, the best soccer players were Hristo Stoichkov, Roberto Baggio, Paolo Maldini, Gheorghe Hagi, Tomas Brolin, Jürgen Klinsmann, Thomas Ravelli, Jari Litmanen, Marcel Desailly and Dejan Savićević.
1994 in movies.
Movies released in 1994 included The Lion King, Forrest Gump, The Mask, True Lies, Speed, The Flintstones, Dumb and Dumber, Four Weddings and a Funeral, Interview with the Vampire, Clear and Present Danger, Stargate, Pulp Fiction, Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, The Crow, D2: The Mighty Ducks and The Little Rascals.
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.
Pope John Paul II
Pope John Paul II is named as the Time Person of the Year in 1994.
Who were the best NBA players in 1994?
In 1994, the best NBA players were Hakeem Olajuwon, Scottie Pippen, Karl Malone, John Stockton, Latrell Sprewell, Shawn Kemp, Charles Barkley, David Robinson, Mitch Richmond, Kevin Johnson, Derrick Coleman, Dominique Wilkins, Shaquille O'Neal, Mark Price and Gary Payton.
1994 in music.
Popular music artists in 1994 included Ace of Base, All-4-One, Mariah Carey, ZZ Top, Céline Dion, Toni Braxton, R. Kelly, Bruce Springsteen, Rednex, Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Stone Temple Pilots, Snoop Dogg, OutKast, Da Brat and Craig Mack.
Basic facts and information about this date:
This date fell on a weekend.
26 years, 11 months and 27 days have passed since February 26th, 1994.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 08 of 1994.
Leap Year: 1994 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on February 26th, 1994, will be 26 years of age.
People born in 1994 belong to the "Generation Y (Millennial)" generation.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 762220800.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around February 26th, 1994:
January 28th, 1994: Graeme Souness resigns as Liverpool manager after a shock FA Cup defeat against Bristol City.
January 30th, 1994: Super Bowl XXVIII: The Buffalo Bills endure their fourth consecutive Super Bowl defeat after the Dallas Cowboys win by 30-13 at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta.
January 30th, 1994: Soccer: Roy Evans replaces Graeme Souness as the new manager of Liverpool.
Bill Clinton was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on February 26th, 1994?
John Major was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Albert Reynolds was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on February 26th, 1994 was probably conceived around the 19th of May, 1993. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 26th, 1994 is the 6th of December, 1994. (Rough Estimate).
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about February 26th, 1994.
9,861 days have passed since this date.
851,990,400 seconds have passed since the February 26th, 1994.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 993,988,800 times.
Since February 26th, 1994, earth has travelled approximately 439,627,046,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 141,998,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 73,271,174 steps. That's about 32,565 miles!
Since this date, 10,223,885 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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