September 21st, 1994, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 264 of 1994. The decade was the 1990s.
26 years, 2 months and 15 days have passed since September 21st, 1994.
On This Date
Events that occurred on September 21st, 1994:
The first episode of "Touched by an Angel" is aired.
Soccer: Paul Scholes makes his debut for Manchester United.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on September 21st, 1994:
United States: I'll Make Love To You - Boyz II Men
United Kingdom: Saturday Night - Whigfield
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Forrest Gump" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is September 21st, 1994 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Virgo. Schools have started back and autumn has arrived, so temperatures have started to cool and trees are beginning to shed their leaves.
The earthy smells of fall have started to fill the air. In America, the song I'll Make Love To You by Boyz II Men is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Saturday Night by Whigfield is the number one hit song.
Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie Forrest Gump is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, John Major is the current Prime Minister. In fashion, "grunge" clothing has declined in popularity and women are beginning to wear form-fitting outfits such as slip dresses and pencil skirts. Movies such as Clueless and The Craft have popularized the "sexy school girl" look.
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 television, a new animated children's show called "The Magic School Bus" has recently been aired for the first time.
In celebrity news, Hollywood actor Johnny Depp has just been arrested in New York City after causing over $9,000 worth of damage to his hotel room. Meanwhile, in sports news, the remainder of the Major League Baseball season has been officially cancelled due to an ongoing strike by the players.
In the United Kingdom, the government has lifted a broadcasting ban on Irish Republican party Sinn Fein. The ban had been in place since October, 1988.
Meanwhile, a new medical drama called "ER" has just been aired on NBC for the first time. The show, which stars George Clooney, follows the trials and tribulations of a fictional emergency room in Chicago. In Haiti, 20,000 US troops have peacefully entered the country in order to restore democratically elected Jean-Bertrand Aristide to power. A new fantasy drama TV series called "Touched by an Angel" has made its debut on CBS.
In soccer, 19-year-old Paul Scholes has just made his debut for English side Manchester United. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles", "Blossom", "Clarissa Explains It All" and "Martin". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Gunstar Heroes", "Myst", "NBA Jam" and "Earthworm Jim".
Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Roseanne", "The Adventures of Pete & Pete", "Barney & Friends" and "Biker Mice from Mars". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Transformers", "Sylvanian Families", "Nerf Blaster" 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 September 21st, 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.
Best football players in 1994.
In 1994, the best soccer players were Hristo Stoichkov, Roberto Baggio, Paolo Maldini, Gheorghe Hagi, Tomas Brolin, Jürgen Klinsmann, Thomas Ravelli, Jari Litmanen, Marcel Desailly and Dejan Savićević.
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.
Who were the best NBA players in 1994?
In 1994, the best NBA players were Hakeem Olajuwon, Scottie Pippen, Karl Malone, John Stockton, Latrell Sprewell, Shawn Kemp, Charles Barkley, David Robinson, Mitch Richmond, Kevin Johnson, Derrick Coleman, Dominique Wilkins, Shaquille O'Neal, Mark Price and Gary Payton.
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 and information about this date:
26 years, 2 months and 15 days have passed since September 21st, 1994.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 38 of 1994.
Leap Year: 1994 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on September 21st, 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 780102000.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around September 21st, 1994:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 15.6 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 65.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 18.44 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
London, England: Temperature: 13.72 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.02cm.
Who was the US President on September 21st, 1994?
Bill Clinton was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on September 21st, 1994?
John Major was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Albert Reynolds was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on September 21st, 1994 was probably conceived around the 12th of December, 1993. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on September 21st, 1994 is the 1st of July, 1995. (Rough Estimate).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Earthworm Jim - Platforming game that featured an earthworm called Jim. Jim finds a super suit that gives him powers.
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.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about September 21st, 1994.
9,573 days have passed since this date.
827,110,800 seconds have passed since the September 21st, 1994.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 964,962,600 times.
Since September 21st, 1994, earth has travelled approximately 426,789,172,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 137,851,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 71,131,529 steps. That's about 31,614 miles!
Since this date, 9,925,330 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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