April 26th, 1995, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 116 of 1995. The decade was the 1990s.
25 years, 3 months and 12 days have passed since April 26th, 1995.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 26th, 1995:
United States: This Is How We Do It - Montell Jordan
United Kingdom: Back For Good - Take That
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Bad Boys" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is April 26th, 1995 and it's a Wednesday. The summer of 1995 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise. In America, the song This Is How We Do It by Montell Jordan is on top of the singles charts.
Over in the UK, Back For Good by Take That is the number one hit song. Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie Bad Boys 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 "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles", "Roseanne", "Blossom" and "Mad About You". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Earthworm Jim", "Donkey Kong Country", "Warcraft: Orcs & Humans" and "Mortal Kombat 3".
Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles", "Bill Nye the Science Guy", "Animaniacs" and "The Nanny". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Micro Machines", "Polly Pocket", "Littlest Pet Shop" 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 April 26th, 1995.
The Bosnian War
During this time, The Bosnian War was raging on in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
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" 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.
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.
Oklahoma City bombing
American terrorists Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols set off a bomb in downtown Oklahoma City on the 19th of April, 1995. 168 people are killed.
Basic facts and information about this date:
25 years, 3 months and 12 days have passed since April 26th, 1995.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 17 of 1995.
Leap Year: 1995 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on April 26th, 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 798850800.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around April 26th, 1995:
May 24th, 1995: Football: Ajax win the UEFA Champions League after a late 85th minute goal from Patrick Kluivert helps them secure a 1-0 victory against A.C. Milan.
May 26th, 1995: The movie Casper (1995) is released in movie theaters.
Horoscopes & Birthstone Information
Zodiac & Birthstone information:
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 26th, 1995, will have the star sign Taurus.
However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Aries.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1995 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
Native American Zodiac: April 26th, 1995 falls under the Beaver.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
Father Ted - Irish comedy TV series about a group of Catholic priests.
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.
1995 - Kid's TV
Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1995.
"In the House" - "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:
Littlest Pet Shop
Super Soaker (water gun)
G.I. Joe (figures)
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 26th of April:
Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on April 26th, 1995.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on April 26th, 1995 was probably conceived around the 17th of July, 1994. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 26th, 1995 is the 3rd of February, 1996. (Rough Estimate).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Mortal Kombat 3 - The third installment in the series. Fighters band together to fight of an invasion that is being led by Shao Kahn.
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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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about April 26th, 1995.
9,236 days have passed since this date.
797,990,400 seconds have passed since the April 26th, 1995.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 930,988,800 times.
Since April 26th, 1995, earth has travelled approximately 411,763,046,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 132,998,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 68,627,174 steps. That's about 30,501 miles!
Since this date, 9,575,885 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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