June 28th, 1994, fell on a Tuesday. It was day 179 of 1994. The decade was the 1990s.
26 years, 0 months and 13 days have passed since June 28th, 1994.
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The date is June 28th, 1994 and it's a Tuesday. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual. In America, the song I Swear by All-4-One is on top of the singles charts.
Over in the UK, Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet is the number one hit song. Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie Wolf 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.
On the continent of Africa, a horrible event is unfolding, as the Hutu majority in Rwanda attempt to wipe out the Tutsi minority. In the United States, the 1994 FIFA World Cup is being held. Murder suspect O.J. Simpson has just led Los Angeles police on a chase in his white Ford Bronco.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "Beverly Hills, 90210", "Clarissa Explains It All", "Frasier" and "Walker, Texas Ranger". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Gunstar Heroes", "Disney's Aladdin", "Doom" and "Super Metroid". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Simpsons", "Beverly Hills, 90210", "The Ren & Stimpy Show" and "All That".
Popular toys include the likes of "Sylvanian Families", "Micro Machines", "Jenga" and "Mighty Max".
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During this time, The Bosnian War was raging on in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
"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.
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 is named as the Time Person of the Year in 1994.
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.
The 1994 FIFA World Cup is taking place in the United States. Brazil go on to win the competition by defeating Italy on penalties. Roberto Baggio famously misses the last penalty.
A few days after the murder of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman, lead suspect O.J Simpson fails to hand himself over to the LAPD on the 17th of June. An all-points bulletin is circulated. Later that evening, Simpson's white Ford Bronco is spotted. A large police chase ensues. Simpson is apprehended at his mother's house at about 8PM.
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"All That" - "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"
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