December 9th, 1994, fell on a Friday. It was day 343 of 1994. The decade was the 1990s.
25 years, 9 months and 17 days have passed since December 9th, 1994.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on December 9th, 1994:
United States: On Bended Knee - Boyz II Men
United Kingdom: Let Me Be Your Fantasy - Baby D.
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Disclosure" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is December 9th, 1994 and it's a Friday. People are looking forward to the weekend. The Christmas season of 1994 has just started.
In America, the song On Bended Knee by Boyz II Men is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Let Me Be Your Fantasy by Baby D. is the number one hit song. Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie Disclosure is at the top of the Box Office.
In Europe, a war is continuing to rage on in Bosnia and Herzegovina. 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. People are watching popular TV shows such as "One Foot in the Grave", "Batman: The Animated Series", "The X-Files" and "Frasier".
Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Gunstar Heroes", "Doom", "Earthworm Jim" and "Donkey Kong Country". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Simpsons", "Batman: The Animated Series", "X-Men: The Animated Series" and "Tales from the Cryptkeeper". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Easy-Bake Oven", "Super Soaker (water gun)", "Pogs" and "Littlest Pet Shop".
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 December 9th, 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.
Miracle on 34th Street.
The Christmas movie "Miracle on 34th Street" was being shown in movie theaters at the time.
Jeffrey Dahmer is murdered in prison.
On Monday, the 28th of November, 1994, serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer was bludgeoned to death by fellow prison inmate Christopher Scarver.
Basic facts and information about this date:
25 years, 9 months and 17 days have passed since December 9th, 1994.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 49 of 1994.
Leap Year: 1994 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on December 9th, 1994, will be 25 years of age.
People born in 1994 belong to the "Generation Y (Millennial)" generation.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 786931200.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around December 9th, 1994:
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 9th, 1994, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Ophiuchus.
Zodiac Element: Fire.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1994 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
Native American Zodiac: December 9th, 1994 falls under the Owl.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.
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.
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.
1994 - Kid's TV
Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1994.
"Aaahh!!! Real Monsters" - "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"
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 9th of December:
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Warcraft: Orcs & Humans - Real-time strategy game that was developed by Blizzard Entertainment.
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.
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 December 9th, 1994.
9,424 days have passed since this date.
814,230,000 seconds have passed since the December 9th, 1994.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 949,935,000 times.
Since December 9th, 1994, earth has travelled approximately 420,142,680,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 135,705,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 70,023,780 steps. That's about 31,122 miles!
Since this date, 9,770,760 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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