5th of April, 1994

The 5th of April, 1994, fell on a Tuesday. Day 95 of 1994. Decade: 1990s.

25 years, 10 months and 15 days have passed since the 5th of April, 1994.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 5th of April, 1994:

  • Nirvana lead singer Kurt Cobain commits suicide in Seattle.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 5th of April, 1994:

  • United States: The Sign - Ace of Base
  • United Kingdom: Doop - Doop

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Major League II" was at the top of the box office on this date.

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 the 5th of April, 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

    "Forrest Gump" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1994.

  • 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.

  • Mid-1990s fashion

    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.

  • 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.

  • Kids' TV - 1994.

    Children in 1994 would have been watching TV shows such as Doug, Home Improvement, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Full House, The Magic School Bus, "Aaahh!!! Real Monsters", Barney & Friends, "Are You Afraid of the Dark?", Aladdin: The Series, Duckman, Animaniacs, Gargoyles, Boy Meets World, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers and Biker Mice from Mars.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 25 years, 10 months and 15 days have passed since the 5th of April, 1994.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 14 of 1994.
  • Leap Year: 1994 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 5th of April, 1994, will be 25 years of age.
  • People born in 1994 belong to the "Generation Y (Millennial)" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 765500400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 5th of April, 1994:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 5th of April, 1994, will have the star sign Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1994 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 5th of April, 1994 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

Television Shows

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

  • Ellen - TV series.
  • Babylon 5 - Soap drama that is set in space.
  • 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.

1994 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1994.

"Sister, Sister" - "Weird Science" - "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"


1994 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1994:

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

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 5th of April:


Weather

Weather information for the 5th of April, 1994:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 8.2 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 45.4 degrees Fahrenheit. 7.44 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 6.22 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on the 5th of April, 1994.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 5th of April, 1994 was probably conceived around the 26th of June, 1993. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 5th of April, 1994 is the 13th of January, 1995. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

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

  • Super Metroid - Action adventure game that was published by Nintendo.
  • Doom - Sci-fi FPS shooter game.
  • Myst - Puzzle adventure game that was released for the Macintosh.
  • Mortal Kombat II - Sequel of the arcade fighting game. Developed by Midway Games.
  • Syndicate - Tactical game released by Bullfrog Productions. Set in the future.

5th of April

Events that have occurred on the 5th of April:

  • 5th of April, 1999: The suspects behind the Pan Am Flight 103 bombing are handed over to British authorities.
  • 5th of April, 2006: A swan with Bird Flu is discovered in Scotland.
  • 5th of April, 1976: American businessman Howard Hughes passes away due to kidney failure.
  • 5th of April, 1987: The first episode of "Married... with Children" is aired.
  • 5th of April, 1988: Tracy Chapman releases her self-titled album "Tracy Chapman".
  • 5th of April, 1992: WrestleMania VIII: Randy Savage defeated Ric Flair and Hulk Hogan beat Sid Justice at the Hoosier Dome in Indianapolis, Indiana.
  • 5th of April, 2018: Conor McGregor throws a metal equipment dolly at a bus carrying UFC fighters.

How old was I?

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 5th of April, 1994.

  • 9,452 days have passed since this date.
  • 816,656,400 seconds have passed since the 5th of April, 1994.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 952,765,800 times.
  • Since the 5th of April, 1994, earth has travelled approximately 421,394,702,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 136,109,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 70,232,450 steps. That's about 31,214 miles!
  • Since this date, 9,799,877 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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