April 9th, 1994, fell on a Saturday. It was day 99 of 1994. The decade was the 1990s.
26 years, 6 months and 19 days have passed since April 9th, 1994.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 9th, 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 "D2: The Mighty Ducks" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is April 9th, 1994 and it's a Saturday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aries. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.
The summer of 1994 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise. In America, the song The Sign by Ace of Base is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Doop by Doop is the number one hit song.
Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie D2: The Mighty Ducks is at the top of the Box Office. 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. In Europe, a war is continuing to rage on in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
On the continent of Africa, a horrible event is unfolding, as the Hutu majority in Rwanda attempt to wipe out the Tutsi minority. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Full House", "Star Trek: The Next Generation", "Clarissa Explains It All" and "X-Men". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Syndicate", "Mortal Kombat II", "Doom" and "Super Metroid".
Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Simpsons", "Beverly Hills, 90210", "Doug" and "Bill Nye the Science Guy". Popular toys include the likes of "Easy-Bake Oven", "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 April 9th, 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.
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.
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.
During this period, the Rwandan Genocide was occurring. This genocide saw the mass slaughter of the Tutsi minority by members of the Hutu majority. Estimates place the death toll somewhere between 500,000 and 1,000,000.
On the 8th of April, 1994, Nirvana singer and songwriter is found dead at his home in Lake Washington, Seattle. The cause of death is suicide.
Basic facts and information about this date:
This date fell on a weekend.
26 years, 6 months and 19 days have passed since April 9th, 1994.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 14 of 1994.
Leap Year: 1994 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on April 9th, 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 765846000.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around April 9th, 1994:
March 12th, 1994: The first female priests are ordained by the Church of England.
May 1st, 1994: Formula One racing driver Ayrton Senna dies in an accident during the San Marino Grand Prix.
May 2nd, 1994: Soccer: Manchester United win their second consecutive Premier League title after rivals Blackburn Rovers lose 2-1 against Coventry.
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 9th, 1994, will have the star sign Aries.
However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Pisces.
Zodiac Element: Fire.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1994 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
Native American Zodiac: April 9th, 1994 falls under the Falcon.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
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:
Littlest Pet Shop
Super Soaker (water gun)
G.I. Joe (figures)
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 9th of April:
Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on April 9th, 1994.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on April 9th, 1994 was probably conceived around the 30th of June, 1993. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 9th, 1994 is the 17th of January, 1995. (Rough Estimate).
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.
Disney's Aladdin - Platform SEGA game based on the 1992 film.
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.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about April 9th, 1994.
9,699 days have passed since this date.
837,997,200 seconds have passed since the April 9th, 1994.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 977,663,400 times.
Since April 9th, 1994, earth has travelled approximately 432,406,555,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 139,666,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 72,067,759 steps. That's about 32,030 miles!
Since this date, 10,055,966 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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