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October 28th, 1994.

October 28th, 1994, was a Friday. It was day 301 of 1994. The decade was the 1990s.

26 years, 6 months and 8 days have passed since October 28th, 1994.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Scorpio.

On this day.

What happened on October 28th, 1994?

  • The movie Stargate (1994) is released.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on October 28th, 1994.

  • United States: I'll Make Love To You - Boyz II Men
  • United Kingdom: Sure - Take That

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Pulp Fiction" was at the top of the box office on October 28th, 1994.

Take me back to October 28th, 1994!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is October 28th, 1994 and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Scorpio. Currently, people have "that Friday feeling" and are looking forward to the weekend.

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. Halloween of 1994 is just days away. People are watching horror movies and thinking about which costume they are going to wear. Others are organizing parties.

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 Pulp Fiction 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. In gaming news, SEGA have released the video game "Sonic & Knuckles". On television, a new animated series called "Gargoyles" has been broadcasted for the first time.

Meanwhile, a new sci-fi film called "Stargate" has been released in movie theaters. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Murder, She Wrote", "Rugrats", "Melrose Place" and "The X-Files". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master", "Gunstar Heroes", "Doom" and "Super Metroid".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Are You Afraid of the Dark?", "Bill Nye the Science Guy", "The Nanny" and "Friends". Popular toys at the moment include the likes of Sylvanian Families, Jenga, Yo-yo and Super Soaker (water gun).

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on October 28th, 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 26 years, 6 months and 8 days have passed since October 28th, 1994.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 43 of 1994.
  • Leap Year: 1994 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on October 28th, 1994, will be 26 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 1994 belong to the Generation Y (Millennial) generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 783302400.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around October 28th, 1994.

Personality traits.

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on this date.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 28th, 1994, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1994 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 7.
  • Native American Zodiac: October 28th, 1994 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
  • Birth flower (October): The Marigold and the Cosmos.

Photos of mid-1990s fashion.

Photographs of mid-1990s fashion and hairstyles.

Photos of mid-1990s fashion.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • Gargoyles - Animated series about a group of gargoyles that come to life at night.
  • 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.

Kid's TV shows on October 28th, 1994.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 1994.

  • Gargoyles
  • 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
  • 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

Popular toys and games in 1994.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 1994.

  • Action Man
  • Mighty Max
  • Littlest Pet Shop
  • Nerf Blaster
  • Pogs
  • Super Soaker (water gun)
  • G.I. Joe (figures)
  • Yo-yo
  • Polly Pocket
  • Jenga
  • Micro Machines
  • Sylvanian Families
  • Transformers
  • The Easy-Bake Oven

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • 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.

1994 - TV stations, commercials and shows.

A nostalgic video that emulates what television was like back in 1994.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 28th of October.

Weather on October 28th, 1994.

Historical weather information for October 28th, 1994.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 10.3 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). There were 5 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 49.6 degrees Fahrenheit. 9.78 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 7.89 degrees Celsius.

US President.

Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on October 28th, 1994.

UK Prime Minister.

John Major was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on October 28th, 1994.

Irish Taoiseach.

Albert Reynolds was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on October 28th, 1994 was most likely conceived around the 18th of January, 1994.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 28th, 1994 is close to the 7th of August, 1995.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about October 28th, 1994.

  • A total of 9,687 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,383 weeks have passed.
  • 836,953,200 seconds have passed since the October 28th, 1994.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 976,445,400 times.
  • Since October 28th, 1994, the earth has travelled approximately 431,867,851,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 139,492,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 71,977,975 steps. That's about 31,990 miles!
  • Since this date, 10,043,438 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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