March 31st, 1995

March 31st, 1995, fell on a Friday. It was day 90 of 1995. The decade was the 1990s.

25 years, 4 months and 13 days have passed since March 31st, 1995.


On This Date

Events that occurred on March 31st, 1995:

  • Latin singer Selena is shot and killed.
  • The comedy film Tommy Boy (1995) is released in cinemas.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on March 31st, 1995:

  • United States: Take A Bow - Madonna
  • United Kingdom: Don't Stop - Outhere Brothers

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Tommy Boy" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is March 31st, 1995 and it's a Friday. People are looking forward to the weekend. Spring has started to creep in and the evenings 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, Don't Stop by Outhere Brothers is the number one hit song. Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie Tommy Boy is at the top of the Box Office.

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. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Roseanne", "The Ren & Stimpy Show", "Mad About You" and "Boy Meets World".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Earthworm Jim", "Donkey Kong Country" and "Warcraft: Orcs & Humans". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Rocko's Modern Life", "All That", "The Magic School Bus" and "Friends". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Sylvanian Families", "Yo-yo", "Nerf Blaster" and "Action Man".


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 March 31st, 1995.

  • The Bosnian War

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • First Chechen War.

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

  • Seal - "Kiss from a Rose"

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

  • Braveheart

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

  • FHM Sexiest Woman 1995

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

  • 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.

  • Newt Gingrich

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

  • 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.

  • Eazy-Z dies from AIDS.

    On the 26th of March, 1995, rap star Eazy-E of NWA fame passed away from complications of AIDS.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 25 years, 4 months and 13 days have passed since March 31st, 1995.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 13 of 1995.
  • Leap Year: 1995 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on March 31st, 1995, will be 25 years of age.
  • People born in 1995 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 796604400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around March 31st, 1995:

  • 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 14th, 1995: 2Pac releases his album "Me Against the World".
  • March 16th, 1995: Rapper Eazy-E announces that he has AIDS.
  • 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.
  • 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 19th, 1995: The Oklahoma City bombing occurs, killing 168 people.
  • April 21st, 1995: The first episode of "Father Ted" is aired.
  • April 24th, 1995: A Unabomber bomb kills lobbyist Gilbert Murray in Sacramento, California.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 31st, 1995, will have the star sign Aries.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1995 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: March 31st, 1995 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • 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.

1995 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing 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"


1995 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been 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
  • Easy-Bake Oven

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 31st of March:


Weather

Weather information for March 31st, 1995:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 15.4 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 35.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 1.78 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Snow was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 12.06 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on March 31st, 1995.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on March 31st, 1995 was probably conceived around the 21st of June, 1994. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 31st, 1995 is the 8th of January, 1996. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about March 31st, 1995.

  • 9,267 days have passed since this date.
  • 800,668,800 seconds have passed since the March 31st, 1995.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 934,113,600 times.
  • Since March 31st, 1995, earth has travelled approximately 413,145,100,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 133,444,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 68,857,517 steps. That's about 30,603 miles!
  • Since this date, 9,608,026 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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