April 6th, 1994

April 6th, 1994, fell on a Wednesday. Day 96 of 1994. Decade: 1990s.

26 years, 2 months and 1 days have passed since April 6th, 1994.


On This Date

Events that occurred on April 6th, 1994:

  • Rwandan President Juvenal Habyarimana is assassinated when his jet is shot down.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 6th, 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 April 6th, 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.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 26 years, 2 months and 1 days have passed since April 6th, 1994.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 14 of 1994.
  • Leap Year: 1994 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on April 6th, 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 765586800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around April 6th, 1994:

  • March 15th, 1994: US troops withdraw from Somalia.
  • March 18th, 1994: Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (1994) is released.
  • March 20th, 1994: WrestleMania X: Bret Hart defeats Yokozuna at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
  • March 25th, 1994: D2: The Mighty Ducks (1994) is released.
  • April 1st, 1994: The first episode of "Sister, Sister" is aired.
  • April 5th, 1994: Nirvana lead singer Kurt Cobain commits suicide in Seattle.
  • April 7th, 1994: The Rwandan Genocide begins. Rwandan Prime Minister Agathe Uwilingiyimana is assassinated at her home.
  • April 8th, 1994: Nirvana singer Kurt Cobain is found dead at his home in Lake Washington, Seattle.
  • April 22nd, 1994: Former US President Richard Nixon passes away four days after suffering a stroke.
  • May 6th, 1994: The Channel Tunnel between France and the UK is opened.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 6th, 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: April 6th, 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
  • Jenga
  • Micro Machines
  • Sylvanian Families
  • Transformers
  • Easy-Bake Oven

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 6th of April:


Weather

Weather information for April 6th, 1994:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 10.6 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a windy day. There were 4 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 37.3 degrees Fahrenheit. 2.94 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Snow was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 20.57cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 7.22 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.51cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on April 6th, 1994.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on April 6th, 1994 was probably conceived around the 27th of June, 1993. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 6th, 1994 is the 14th 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.

6th of April

Events that have occurred on the 6th of April:

  • April 6th, 1968: 41 people are killed in a gas explosion in Richmond, Indiana.
  • April 6th, 1974: ABBA win the Eurovision Song Contest with their song Waterloo.
  • April 6th, 1992: The Bosnian War begins.
  • April 6th, 1992: The first episode of "Barney & Friends" is aired on television.
  • April 6th, 1996: The first Major League Soccer game takes place in San Jose, California.
  • April 6th, 1984: The NeverEnding Story (1984) is released in movie theaters.
  • April 6th, 1986: 9-year-old Anthonette Cayedito goes missing in Gallup, New Mexico.
  • April 6th, 2007: The sci-fi movie Sunshine (2007) is released in cinemas.
  • April 6th, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is moved into intensive care.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about April 6th, 1994.

  • 9,559 days have passed since this date.
  • 825,897,600 seconds have passed since the April 6th, 1994.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 963,547,200 times.
  • Since April 6th, 1994, earth has travelled approximately 426,163,161,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 137,649,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 71,027,194 steps. That's about 31,568 miles!
  • Since this date, 9,910,771 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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