October 18th, 1994, fell on a Tuesday. It was day 291 of 1994. The decade was the 1990s.
26 years, 0 months and 4 days have passed since October 18th, 1994.
On This Date
Events that occurred on October 18th, 1994:
The game "Sonic & Knuckles" is released on the Sega Genesis.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on October 18th, 1994:
United States: I'll Make Love To You - Boyz II Men
United Kingdom: Sure - Take That
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "The Specialist" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is October 18th, 1994 and it's a Tuesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Libra. The summer is long gone. Temperatures have started to become much cooler and the evenings are beginning to get darker.
Fallen leaves have carpeted driveways, lawns, pathways and sidewalks and there's a fresh earthy scent in the ear. 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, Sure by Take That is the number one hit song.
Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie The Specialist 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.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "Murder, She Wrote", "Batman: The Animated Series", "Ellen" and "Party of Five". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Gunstar Heroes", "NBA Jam", "Disney's Aladdin" and "Super Metroid". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Roseanne", "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air", "The Adventures of Pete & Pete" and "The Ren & Stimpy Show".
Popular toys include the likes of "Jenga", "Pogs", "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 October 18th, 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.
Basic facts and information about this date:
26 years, 0 months and 4 days have passed since October 18th, 1994.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 42 of 1994.
Leap Year: 1994 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on October 18th, 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 782434800.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around October 18th, 1994:
November 13th, 1994: The Channel Tunnel between Britain and France is opened to passenger cars.
Horoscopes & Birthstone Information
Zodiac & Birthstone information:
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 18th, 1994, will have the star sign Libra.
However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Virgo.
Zodiac Element: Air.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1994 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
Native American Zodiac: October 18th, 1994 falls under the Raven.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
The Secret World of Alex Mack - Sitcom about a teenager with special powers.
Friends - Sitcom about a group of friends living in New York City.
Touched by an Angel - Tv series about a group of angels.
ER - Hospital drama series.
Party of Five - TV show about five siblings whose parents died in a car accident.
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.
1994 - Kid's TV
Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1994.
"The Secret World of Alex Mack" - "Friends" - "The Magic School Bus" - "Sweet Valley High" - "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" - "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" - "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 18th of October:
Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on October 18th, 1994.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on October 18th, 1994 was probably conceived around the 8th of January, 1994. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 18th, 1994 is the 28th 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.
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 October 18th, 1994.
9,501 days have passed since this date.
820,886,400 seconds have passed since the October 18th, 1994.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 957,700,800 times.
Since October 18th, 1994, earth has travelled approximately 423,577,382,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 136,814,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 70,596,230 steps. That's about 31,376 miles!
Since this date, 9,850,637 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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