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March 23rd, 1995

March 23rd, 1995, was a Thursday. It was Day 82 of 1995. The decade was the Nineties.

28 years, 5 months, and 29 days have passed since March 23rd, 1995.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Aries.

On This Day

What happened on this date?

Notable events that occurred on March 23rd, 1995.

  • Soccer player Eric Cantona is sentenced to two weeks in jail after kicking a Crystal Palace fan in January.
Birthdays

Born on March 23rd, 1995.

People who were born on this exact date.

Song charts

Popular songs.

On March 23rd, 1995, the following songs were at the top of the music charts in the USA and the UK.

  • United States: Take A Bow - Madonna
  • United Kingdom: Love Can Build A Bridge - Cher, Chrissie Hynde, Neneh Cherry & Eric Clapton

The Billboard Hot 100 on March 23rd, 1995.

A list of songs that were dominating the music charts on this date:

  • Take A Bow - Madonna
  • Candy Rain - Soul For Real
  • Creep - TLC
  • Baby - Brandy
  • Red Light Special - TLC
Play the top singles from the year 1995.
A Spotify playlist of songs from the year 1995. Take a trip back to the days of Take That, Coolio, Oasis, TLC, Offspring and N-Trance.
Man of the House

Top movie.

The top movie on this date was "Man of the House".

Take me back to March 23rd, 1995!

Let's take a walk down memory lane.

The date is March 23rd, 1995, and it's a Thursday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aries. Spring has arrived, and the days are starting to get longer.

In America, the song Take A Bow by Madonna is at the top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Love Can Build A Bridge by Cher, Chrissie Hynde, Neneh Cherry & Eric Clapton is the number-one hit song. Bill Clinton is the President of the United States, and the movie Man of the House is at the top of the box office.

John Major is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. On television, people are watching popular shows such as "Married... with Children", "Home Improvement", "Babylon 5", and "Ellen". A new form of communication called "text messaging" is starting to become more widespread. However, it can only be done if both the sender and the receiver are on the same cell network.

Meanwhile, a global system called "the Internet" is also starting to take off. Each day, more and more people are learning how to send emails and browse "websites" on the World Wide Web by connecting their IBM computers to noisy dial-up modems. In fashion, "grunge" clothing has fallen out of favor, 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 schoolgirl" look. In Europe, a war is continuing to rage in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

The CD is quickly becoming the dominant format for music, and people are buying portable players such as the "Discman". Consequently, sales of cassette tapes are continuing to decline. 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.

If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as Eazy E, Selena, Bob Ross, and Jerry Garcia would all still be alive. People are playing video games such as "The Jungle Book", "Star Wars: TIE Fighter", "Earthworm Jim", and "Wario's Woods". Children and teenagers are watching television shows such as "Full House", "Fireman Sam", "Rosie and Jim", and "Doug".

Children are playing with toys such as Screwball Scramble, Mighty Max, Action Man, and Magna Doodle.

News

News topics, nostalgic fads, and pop culture events.

These are news stories, trending topics, and fads that were popular on March 23rd, 1995.

  • "I'm back"

    "I'm back"

    It was around this time that NBA star Michael Jordan announced that he would be returning to the NBA after a year of playing baseball.

  • Eazy-E announces that he has AIDS.

    Eazy-E announces that he has AIDS.

    On March 16th, 1995, rapper Eazy-E announced that he had been diagnosed with HIV/AIDS. The former NWA frontman learned about his condition after he was admitted to the hospital with a violent cough.

  • 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 Time Person of the Year in 1995 after he 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 have become the dominant music format.

    CDs have become the dominant music format.

    By this stage, the CD had become the dominant music format. Consequently, sales of CD players and the "Discman" continued to increase. Meanwhile, people were beginning to replace their cassette players.

  • 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.

    The First Chechen War was raging between Russia and the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria.

  • The O.J. Simpson murder case.

    The O.J. Simpson murder case.

    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 mid-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.

  • The Internet is growing.

    The Internet is growing.

    A new global, interconnected network called the Internet was beginning to grow. However, it was still a novelty.

  • Kids are reading Goosebumps.

    Kids are reading Goosebumps.

    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 common household items.

    VCRs are common household items.

    Everyone was 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.

  • Pogs.

    Pogs.

    A game called Pogs (aka Milk caps) began to spread throughout the world in 1993. By 1995, it had become a full-blown craze.

  • The Bosnian War.

    The Bosnian War.

    A war was raging in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

  • People are using pagers to communicate.

    People are using pagers to communicate.

    Pagers achieved mainstream popularity during the 1990s. These small devices allowed the owner to receive messages. More often than not, the message was a short memo or a phone number that they were supposed to call back.

  • Wallpaper is beginning to go out of style.

    Wallpaper is beginning to go out of style.

    By the 1990s, "modernism" was starting to heavily influence interior design trends. As a result, sales of wallpaper started to decline. Instead of using decorative wallpaper, people were beginning to opt for minimalist, painted walls.

  • The Scrunchie.

    The Scrunchie.

    People are wearing an elastic hair tie called the "scrunchie".

  • The Sega Genesis.

    The Sega Genesis.

    The Sega Genesis was one of the most popular video game consoles. Outside of North America, it was known as the Sega Mega Drive.

  • The Game Boy.

    The Game Boy.

    A hand-held game 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.

Information

Facts.

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 28 years, 5 months, and 29 days have passed since March 23rd, 1995.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 12 of 1995.
  • Leap Year: 1995 was not a leap year.
  • Age: People born on March 23rd, 1995, are now 28 years old.
  • Generation: People born in 1995 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 795916800.

Personality traits.

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on March 23rd, 1995.

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Events

Around this time.

News stories, pop culture trends, and other events that happened around March 23rd, 1995.

  • 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.
  • March 1st, 1995: The Yahoo! search engine is founded.
  • 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 16th, 1995: Mississippi becomes the last US state to formally approve the abolition of slavery.
  • 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.
  • This date: March 23rd, 1995
  • March 26th, 1995: Rap star Eazy-E passes away from complications of AIDS.
  • March 26th, 1995: The first episode of the animated TV series "Johnny Bravo" is aired on Cartoon Network.
  • 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.
  • April 2nd, 1995: WrestleMania XI: Lawrence Taylor defeats Bam Bam Bigelow at the Hartford Civic Center in Hartford, Connecticut.
  • April 4th, 1995: British DJ Kenny Everett dies from AIDS.
  • April 7th, 1995: The movie Bad Boys (1995), starring Will Smith and Martin Lawrence, is released in cinemas.
  • April 10th, 1995: The first episode of "In the House", starring LL Cool J, is aired.
  • April 18th, 1995: NFL quarterback Joe Montana announces his retirement.
  • April 19th, 1995: The Oklahoma City bombing occurs, killing 168 people.
  • April 21st, 1995: The first episode of "Father Ted" is aired.
Zodiac info

Horoscope, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Zodiac and birthstone information.

NEW! Check out our personality summary image for this birth date.

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 23rd, 1995, will have the star sign Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1995 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 5.
  • Native American Zodiac: March 23rd, 1995 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: A person 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.

Television shows

TV shows in 1995.

Television shows that people were watching in March 1995.

TV shows from March, 1995.

Hercules: The Legendary Journeys
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys
TV series.

Star Trek: Voyager
Star Trek: Voyager
Kathryn Janeway is the captain of a starship that is lost in space and must find its way back home.

Friends
Friends
Sitcom about a group of friends living in New York City.

Touched by an Angel
Touched by an Angel
TV series about a group of angels.

ER
ER
Hospital drama series.

Party of Five
Party of Five
TV show about five siblings whose parents died in a car accident.

Ellen
Ellen
TV series.

Babylon 5
Babylon 5
Soap drama that is set in space.

The Nanny
The Nanny
Fran Fine becomes a nanny in wealthy widower Maxwell Sheffield's home.

Walker, Texas Ranger
Walker, Texas Ranger
Starring Chuck Norris.

Frasier
Frasier
Sitcom about a therapist / talk-show host called Dr. Frasier Crane.

Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman
Superman TV series starring Dean Cain and Teri Hatcher.

The X-Files
The X-Files
Special agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully team up to investigate the paranormal.

Beavis and Butt-Head
Beavis and Butt-Head
Adult animated comedy series.

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
Spin-off of "Star Trek: The Next Generation".

Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
American Western drama.

Mad About You
Mad About You
Starring Helen Hunt and Paul Reiser.

Martin
Martin
Comedian Martin Lawrence plays the role of a radio talk show host.

Melrose Place
Melrose Place
Soap drama.

Baywatch
Baywatch
Drama series about lifeguards. Starring David Hasselhoff.

Step by Step
Step by Step
American television sitcom.

Home Improvement
Home Improvement
Starring Tim Allen as Tim "The Toolman" Taylor.

One Foot in the Grave
One Foot in the Grave
British sitcom following the life of Victor Meldrew.

Family Matters
Family Matters
Sitcom starring Reginald VelJohnson as Carl Otis Winslow.

Seinfeld
Seinfeld
Comedy sitcom starring Jerry Seinfeld.

Roseanne
Roseanne
Comedy TV show about a working class family called the Conners.

In the Heat of the Night
In the Heat of the Night
Drama series starring Carroll O'Connor as police chief Bill Gillespie and Howard Rollins as detective Virgil Tibbs.

Cars in 1995.

1995 saw the introduction of cars such as the Chrysler Cirrus, the Honda Civic (sixth generation), the Toyota Tacoma, the Renault Mégane, the Nissan Almera and the Ford Taurus (third generation).

Cars in 1995.

Children TV shows

Kids' TV shows on March 23rd, 1995.

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 1995.

Dexter's Laboratory
Dexter's Laboratory

Aaahh!!! Real Monsters
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters

Gargoyles
Gargoyles

Friends
Friends

Street Sharks
Street Sharks

The Magic School Bus
The Magic School Bus

Sweet Valley High
Sweet Valley High

All That
All That

Sister, Sister
Sister, Sister

Weird Science
Weird Science

The Nanny
The Nanny

Boy Meets World
Boy Meets World

Rocko's Modern Life
Rocko's Modern Life

Biker Mice from Mars
Biker Mice from Mars

Tales from the Cryptkeeper
Tales from the Cryptkeeper

Animaniacs
Animaniacs

Bill Nye the Science Guy
Bill Nye the Science Guy

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers

Living Single
Living Single

The Animals of Farthing Wood
The Animals of Farthing Wood

X-Men: The Animated Series
X-Men: The Animated Series

Hangin' with Mr. Cooper
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper

Batman: The Animated Series
Batman: The Animated Series

Barney & Friends
Barney & Friends

Home Improvement
Home Improvement

Taz-Mania
Taz-Mania

Doug
Doug

Rugrats
Rugrats

The Ren & Stimpy Show
The Ren & Stimpy Show

The Adventures of Pete & Pete
The Adventures of Pete & Pete

Are You Afraid of the Dark?
Are You Afraid of the Dark?

Beverly Hills, 90210
Beverly Hills, 90210

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

Rosie and Jim
Rosie and Jim

Blossom
Blossom

Art Attack
Art Attack

Round the Twist
Round the Twist

Mr. Bean
Mr. Bean

The Simpsons
The Simpsons

Dink, the Little Dinosaur
Dink, the Little Dinosaur

Roseanne
Roseanne

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Fireman Sam
Fireman Sam

Full House
Full House

Married... with Children
Married... with Children

Toys

Popular toys and games in 1995.

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

Styrofoam plane gliders
Styrofoam plane gliders

Sky Dancers
Sky Dancers

Fisher-Price Great Adventures Castle
Fisher-Price Great Adventures Castle

Dear Diary
Dear Diary

Casio Secret Sender 6000
Casio Secret Sender 6000

Jurassic Park: Young Tyrannosaurus Rex
Jurassic Park: Young Tyrannosaurus Rex

Power Rangers figures
Power Rangers figures

Matchbox Car Wash
Matchbox Car Wash

Magna Doodle
Magna Doodle

Action Man
Action Man

Mighty Max
Mighty Max

Littlest Pet Shop
Littlest Pet Shop

Tiger 2-XL Talking Robot
Tiger 2-XL Talking Robot

Nerf Blaster
Nerf Blaster

Pogs / Milkcaps
Pogs / Milkcaps

Super Soaker (water gun)
Super Soaker (water gun)

The Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES)
The Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES)

The SEGA Game Gear
The SEGA Game Gear

G.I. Joe (figures)
G.I. Joe (figures)

Fear Street books
Fear Street books

Yo-yo
Yo-yo

Lego Pirates
Lego Pirates

Polly Pocket
Polly Pocket

The Sega Genesis / Mega Drive
The Sega Genesis / Mega Drive

Jenga
Jenga

Micro Machines
Micro Machines

Sylvanian Families
Sylvanian Families

Pogo ball / Lolo ball
Pogo ball / Lolo ball

Screwball Scramble
Screwball Scramble

Cabbage Patch Kids
Cabbage Patch Kids

The Easy-Bake Oven
The Easy-Bake Oven

Video games

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing in March of 1995.

Theme Park 1995
Theme Park
Theme park construction simulator that was released on various platforms.

Wario's Woods 1994
Wario's Woods
Tile puzzle video game based on the Mario series.

Warcraft: Orcs & Humans 1994
Warcraft: Orcs & Humans
Real-time strategy game that was developed by Blizzard Entertainment.

Donkey Kong Country 1994
Donkey Kong Country
Platforming video game that was published by Nintendo on the SNES.

Earthworm Jim 1994
Earthworm Jim
Platforming game that featured an earthworm called Jim. Jim finds a super suit that gives him powers.

Star Wars: TIE Fighter 1994
Star Wars: TIE Fighter
Flight simulation game that was based on the Star Wars franchise.

The Jungle Book 1994
The Jungle Book
Platform video game based on the animated film.

RoboCop Versus The Terminator 1994
RoboCop Versus The Terminator
Shoot-em-up game that was released on the Sega Mega Drive / Genesis.

Myst 1993
Myst
Puzzle adventure game.

Mortal Kombat II 1993
Mortal Kombat II
Sequel of the arcade fighting game. Developed by Midway Games.

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 of their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then you should check out March 23rd, 2001, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on March 23rd.

Marin Hinkle

Actress.
Born on March 23rd, 1966
She turned 29 on this day in 1995.

Mo Farah

British runner.
Born on March 23rd, 1983
He turned 12 on this day in 1995.

Kyrie Irving

Basketball player.
Born on March 23rd, 1992
He turned 3 on this day in 1995.

Holidays

Holidays.

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 23rd of March.

  • Pakistan Day
Weather details

Weather on March 23rd, 1995.

Historical weather information for March 23rd, 1995.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 13.1 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). There were 3 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 36.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 2.61 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0.51cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 8.28 degrees Celsius.
USA

US President.

Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on March 23rd, 1995.

UK

UK Prime Minister.

John Major was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Ireland

Irish Taoiseach.

John Bruton was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on March 23rd, 1995 was most likely conceived around June 30th, 1994.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 23rd, 1995 is close to December 14th, 1995.

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Stats for March 23rd, 1995

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about March 23rd, 1995.

  • 10,410 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,487 weeks have passed.
  • 899,420,400 seconds have passed since March 23rd, 1995.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 1,049,323,800 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 464,100,926,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 149,903,400 times.
  • You have taken approximately 77,350,154 steps. That's roughly 34,378 miles!
  • Since this date, 10,793,045 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!
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