The 5th of November, 1994, fell on a Saturday. Day 309 of 1994. Decade: 1990s.
25 years, 3 months and 11 days have passed since the 5th of November, 1994.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 5th of November, 1994:
Former U.S. President Ronald Reagan announces that he has Alzheimer's disease
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 5th of November, 1994:
United States: I'll Make Love To You - Boyz II Men
United Kingdom: Baby Come Back - Pato Banton
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Stargate" 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 5th of November, 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.
The O.J. Simpson murder case.
The People of the State of California v. Orenthal James Simpson ran between the 2nd of November, 1994 and the 3rd of October, 1995.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 5th of November:
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
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.
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Donkey Kong Country - Platforming video game that was published by Nintendo on the SNES.
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.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 5th of November, 1994.
9,234 days have passed since this date.
797,817,600 seconds have passed since the 5th of November, 1994.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 930,787,200 times.
Since the 5th of November, 1994, earth has travelled approximately 411,673,881,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 132,969,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 68,612,314 steps. That's about 30,494 miles!
Since this date, 9,573,811 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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