7th of May, 1994

The 7th of May, 1994, fell on a Saturday. Day 127 of 1994. Decade: 1990s.

25 years, 9 months and 10 days have passed since the 7th of May, 1994.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 7th of May, 1994:

  • United States: Bump N' Grind - R. Kelly
  • United Kingdom: The Most Beautiful Girl In The World - Symbol

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "With Honors" 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 7th of May, 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.

  • Rwandan Genocide

    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.

  • Eurovision 1994

    The 1994 Eurovision song contest is held in Dublin, Ireland. The host nation win the contest with the song "Rock 'n' Roll Kids" by Paul Harrington and Charlie McGettigan.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 25 years, 9 months and 10 days have passed since the 7th of May, 1994.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 18 of 1994.
  • Leap Year: 1994 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 7th of May, 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 768265200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 7th of May, 1994:

  • 7th of April, 1994: The Rwandan Genocide begins. Rwandan Prime Minister Agathe Uwilingiyimana is assassinated at her home.
  • 8th of April, 1994: Nirvana singer Kurt Cobain is found dead at his home in Lake Washington, Seattle.
  • 22nd of April, 1994: Former US President Richard Nixon passes away four days after suffering a stroke.
  • 6th of May, 1994: The Channel Tunnel between France and the UK is opened.
  • 10th of May, 1994: Serial killer John Wayne Gacy is executed by lethal injection.
  • 10th of May, 1994: Nelson Mandela is inaugurated as South Africa's first black president.
  • 13th of May, 1994: The movie Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994) is released.
  • 14th of May, 1994: FA Cup Final 1994: Manchester United defeat Chelsea 4-0.
  • 18th of May, 1994: Football: A.C. Milan defeat Barcelona 4-0 in the UEFA Champions League Final.
  • 23rd of May, 1994: The last episode of "Star Trek: The Next Generation" is aired.
  • 25th of May, 1994: Beverly Hills Cop III (1994) is released in movie theaters.
  • 27th of May, 1994: The Flintstones (1994) is released in cinemas.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 7th of May, 1994, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1994 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 7th of May, 1994 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

Television

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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 7th of May:


Weather

Weather information for the 7th of May, 1994:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 14.4 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 49.4 degrees Fahrenheit. 9.67 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 12.06 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 4.06cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on the 7th of May, 1994.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 7th of May, 1994 was probably conceived around the 28th of July, 1993. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 7th of May, 1994 is the 14th of February, 1995. (Rough Estimate).

7th of May

Events that have occurred on the 7th of May:

  • 7th of May, 1915: The British ocean liner RMS Lusitania is torpedoed by a German U-boat.
  • 7th of May, 1966: Irish bank workers go on strike.
  • 7th of May, 2000: Vladimir Putin is inaugurated as the President of Russia.
  • 7th of May, 1960: FA Cup Final 1960: Wolverhampton Wanderers defeat Blackburn Rovers 3-0.
  • 7th of May, 1972: The Los Angeles Lakers win the 1972 NBA Finals after they defeat the New York Knicks 4-1.
  • 7th of May, 1972: Serial killer Ed Kemper murders hitchhikers Mary Ann Pesce and Anita Mary Luchessa near Alameda, California.
  • 7th of May, 1986: Football: Steaua Bucuresti win the European Cup after defeating Barcelona on penalties.
  • 7th of May, 1992: Sir Mix-a-Lot releases his single "Baby Got Back".
  • 7th of May, 1993: The song "Whoomp! (There It Is)" is released.
  • 7th of May, 1997: The movie The Fifth Element (1997) is released.
  • 7th of May, 1999: The Mummy (1999) is released in cinemas.
  • 7th of May, 2004: Van Helsing (2004) is released.
  • 7th of May, 2010: The film Iron Man 2 (2010) is released.
  • 7th of May, 2013: Rapper Ja Rule is released from prison after serving time for tax evasion.
  • 7th of May, 2015: The Conservative Party win a surprise majority during the 2015 United Kingdom general election.
  • 7th of May, 2017: Emmanuel Macron wins the 2017 French presidential election.
  • 7th of May, 2019: Liverpool overturn a 3-0 deficit against Barcelona in the Champions League.

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.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 7th of May, 1994.

  • 9,417 days have passed since this date.
  • 813,632,400 seconds have passed since the 7th of May, 1994.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 949,237,800 times.
  • Since the 7th of May, 1994, earth has travelled approximately 419,834,318,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 135,605,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 69,972,386 steps. That's about 31,099 miles!
  • Since this date, 9,763,589 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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