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March 1st, 1995.

March 1st, 1995, was a Wednesday. It was day 60 of 1995. The decade was the 1990s.

26 years, 3 months and 10 days have passed since March 1st, 1995.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Pisces.

On this day.

What happened on March 1st, 1995?

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Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on March 1st, 1995.

  • United States: Take A Bow - Madonna
  • United Kingdom: Think Twice - Celine Dion
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Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Brady Bunch Movie" was at the top of the box office on March 1st, 1995.

Take me back to March 1st, 1995!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is March 1st, 1995 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Pisces. Spring has started to creep in and the days are beginning to get longer.

In America, the song Take A Bow by Madonna is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Think Twice by Celine Dion is the number one hit song. Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie Brady Bunch Movie 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. In Europe, a war is continuing to rage on in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Meanwhile, in technology news, CDs have become the dominant format for music. People are buying CD players and the portable CD players such as the "Discman". As a result, the older cassette tape format is continuing to decline in sales. It's 1995, so radio stations are being dominated by the likes of Celine Dion, Everything but the Girl, Coolio, Oasis, Michael Jackson, Boyzone, Madonna, Montell Jordan, TLC and Mariah Carey. Former football player O.J. Simpson is currently being tried for the murder of his ex wife and her friend.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Only Fools and Horses", "Married... with Children", "Mad About You" and "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Super Metroid", "Earthworm Jim", "Donkey Kong Country" and "Warcraft: Orcs & Humans". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles", "Batman: The Animated Series", "The Animals of Farthing Wood" and "The Magic School Bus".

Popular toys at the moment include the likes of the Easy-Bake Oven, Sylvanian Families, Super Soaker (water gun) and Action Man.

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 March 1st, 1995.

  • Barings Bank collapses.

    Barings Bank collapses.

    On February 26th, 1995, Barings Bank was declared insolvent after speculative investments by a rogue trader called Nick Leeson led to losses of $1.3 billion.

  • 1995 in music.

    1995 in music.

    Popular music artists in 1995 included Coolio, Oasis, TLC, Seal, Boyz II Men, Mariah Carey, Luniz, The Notorious B.I.G., Michael Jackson, Madonna, Real McCoy, Bon Jovi, Des'ree, Shaggy, Boyz II Men, Montell Jordan, Bryan Adams, Green Day and Def Leppard.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 1995?

    Who were the best NBA players in 1995?

    In 1995, the best NBA players were David Robinson, Karl Malone, Scottie Pippen, John Stockton, Penny Hardaway, Charles Barkley, Shawn Kemp, Shaquille O'Neal, Gary Payton, Mitch Richmond, Detlef Schrempf, Dennis Rodman, Hakeem Olajuwon, Reggie Miller and Clyde Drexler.

  • Newt Gingrich.

    Newt Gingrich.

    Republican politician Newt Gingrich was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1995. This was after he had led the "Republican Revolution".

  • 1995 in movies.

    1995 in movies.

    Movies released in 1995 included Die Hard with a Vengeance, Toy Story, Apollo 13, GoldenEye, Pocahontas, Batman Forever, Seven, Casper, Waterworld, Jumanji, Braveheart, The Usual Suspects, Bad Boys, Billy Madison, Outbreak and Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls.

  • Claudia Schiffer.

    Claudia Schiffer.

    German model Claudia Schiffer was listed as FHM's sexiest woman in 1995.

  • Best football players in 1995.

    Best football players in 1995.

    In 1995, the best soccer players were George Weah, Jürgen Klinsmann, Jari Litmanen, Alessandro Del Piero, Patrick Kluivert, Gianfranco Zola, Paolo Maldini, Marc Overmars, Matthias Sammer and Michael Laudrup.

  • Braveheart.

    Braveheart.

    The film "Braveheart" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1995.

  • CDs become the dominant format.

    CDs become the dominant format.

    From the mid-1990s onward, CDs became the dominant format for music. CD players and the "Discman" increased in popularity while sales of cassette tapes and vinyl records continued to peter out.

  • Seal - "Kiss from a Rose"

    Seal - "Kiss from a Rose"

    The song "Kiss from a Rose" by Seal went on to win a Grammy for 1995's Song of the Year.

  • First Chechen War.

    First Chechen War.

    During this period, the First Chechen War was raging on between Russia and the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria.

  • The O.J. Simpson murder case.

    The O.J. Simpson murder case.

    During this time, former NFL player O.J. Simpson was on trial for the murder of his former wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and her friend, Ron Goldman.

  • Mid-1990s fashion.

    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.

  • Kids are reading Goosebumps.

    Kids are reading Goosebumps.

    During the mid-1990s, kids were reading Goosebumps, which was a series of children's horror books that were written by author R. L. Stine. The original series included books such as "Monster Blood", "Say Cheese and Die!" and "The Barking Ghost".

  • VCRs are a common household item.

    VCRs are a common household item.

    During this period, people were using VCRs to watch tapes of movies and TV shows. The device also gave people the ability to record programs and films onto a blank tape.

  • The Bosnian War.

    The Bosnian War.

    During this time, The Bosnian War was raging on in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

  • The Sega Genesis.

    The Sega Genesis.

    The Sega Genesis was one of the most popular video games console during this period. Outside of North America, it was known as the Sega Mega Drive.

  • The Game Boy.

    The Game Boy.

    During this time, a hand-held games console called the "Game Boy" was all the rage. The console boasted games such as Super Mario Land, Tetris, Donkey Kong, Kirby's Dream Land and a number of Pokémon releases.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 26 years, 3 months and 10 days have passed since March 1st, 1995.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 09 of 1995.
  • Leap Year: 1995 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on March 1st, 1995, will be 26 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 1995 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 794016000.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around March 1st, 1995.

  • February 1st, 1995: Manic Street Preachers guitarist Richey Edwards goes missing from a hotel in Bayswater, London.
  • February 7th, 1995: Rap star Tupac Shakur is sentenced to prison time for sexual abuse.
  • February 10th, 1995: The comedy movie Billy Madison (1995) is released.
  • February 12th, 1995: Iron Butterfly bassist Philip Taylor Kramer disappears from Highway 101.
  • February 14th, 1995: Rapper Tupac Shakur begins his prison sentence for sexual assault.
  • February 14th, 1995: Actress Roseanne Barr marries bodyguard Ben Thomas in Nevada.
  • February 15th, 1995: English soccer hooligans riot at Lansdowne Road during a friendly soccer match between Ireland and England.
  • February 17th, 1995: The Brady Bunch Movie (1995) is released.
  • February 19th, 1995: Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee are married.
  • February 21st, 1995: Joan Osborne releases her single "One of Us".
  • February 21st, 1995: Soccer: Arsenal manager George Graham is sacked for accepting an illegal £425,000 payment.
  • February 26th, 1995: The first episode of Dexter's Laboratory is aired.
  • February 26th, 1995: Investment banking firm Barings Bank collapses.
  • This date: March 1st, 1995
  • March 4th, 1995: Football: Manchester United thrash Ipswich Town 9-0 in the Premier League.
  • March 7th, 1995: Dr. Dre releases the single "Keep Their Heads Ringin'".
  • March 10th, 1995: The film "Outbreak" (1995) is released.
  • March 14th, 1995: 2Pac releases his album "Me Against the World".
  • March 16th, 1995: Rapper Eazy-E announces that he has AIDS.
  • March 17th, 1995: British crime figure Ronnie Kray dies in prison at the age of 61.
  • March 18th, 1995: Michael Jordan announces his return to basketball.
  • March 19th, 1995: Boxing: Irish boxer Steve Collins defeats Chris Eubank to win the WBO super middleweight title.
  • March 20th, 1995: 12 people are killed in the Tokyo subway sarin attack.
  • March 23rd, 1995: Soccer player Eric Cantona is sentenced to two weeks in jail after kicking a Crystal Palace fan in January.
  • March 26th, 1995: Rap star Eazy-E passes away from complications of AIDS.
  • March 27th, 1995: The single Back for Good is released by Take That.
  • March 31st, 1995: The comedy film Tommy Boy (1995) is released in cinemas.
  • March 31st, 1995: A man attempts to stab guitarist Jimmy Page during a performance in Auburn Hills, Michigan.
  • March 31st, 1995: 23-year-old Latin singer Selena is shot and killed by the president of her fan club in Corpus Christi, Texas.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 1st, 1995, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1995 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 1.
  • Native American Zodiac: March 1st, 1995 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.
  • Birth flower (March): The Daffodil and the Jonqui.

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.

  • Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - TV series.
  • Star Trek: Voyager - Kathryn Janeway is the captain of a starship that is lost in space and must find its way back home.
  • 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.

Kid's TV shows on March 1st, 1995.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 1995.

  • Dexter's Laboratory
  • 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
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
  • Fireman Sam
  • Full House
  • Married... with Children

Popular toys and games in 1995.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 1995.

  • Sky Dancers
  • 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
  • The Easy-Bake Oven

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • 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.

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 1995.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories from their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then check out March 1st, 2001 instead.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 1st of March.

Weather on March 1st, 1995.

Historical weather information for March 1st, 1995.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 6.0 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. There were 3 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 27.8 degrees Fahrenheit. -2.33 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 7.72 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 6.1cm.

US President.

Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on March 1st, 1995.

UK Prime Minister.

John Major was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on March 1st, 1995.

Irish Taoiseach.

John Bruton was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on March 1st, 1995 was most likely conceived around the 22nd of May, 1994.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 1st, 1995 is close to the 9th of December, 1995.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about March 1st, 1995.

  • A total of 9,600 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,371 weeks have passed.
  • 829,436,400 seconds have passed since the March 1st, 1995.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 967,675,800 times.
  • Since March 1st, 1995, the earth has travelled approximately 427,989,182,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 138,239,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 71,331,530 steps. That's about 31,703 miles!
  • Since this date, 9,953,237 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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