July 12th, 1995

July 12th, 1995, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 193 of 1995. The decade was the 1990s.

25 years, 7 months and 26 days have passed since July 12th, 1995.


On This Date

Events that occurred on July 12th, 1995:

  • The website Newgrounds is founded by Tom Fulp.

Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Luke Shaw: Soccer player.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on July 12th, 1995:

  • United States: Waterfalls - TLC
  • United Kingdom: Boom Boom Boom - Outhere Brothers

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

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

Take Me Back!

The date is July 12th, 1995 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Cancer. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual.

In America, the song Waterfalls by TLC is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Boom Boom Boom by Outhere Brothers is the number one hit song. Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie Pocahontas 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.

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 "Seinfeld", "Boy Meets World", "The Secret World of Alex Mack" and "Star Trek: Voyager".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Donkey Kong Country", "Warcraft: Orcs & Humans", "Mortal Kombat 3" and "Air Combat". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles", "The Adventures of Pete & Pete", "Home Improvement" and "The Secret World of Alex Mack". Popular toys include the likes of "Easy-Bake Oven", "Jenga", "Nerf Blaster" 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 July 12th, 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.

  • 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.

  • 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".

  • 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.

  • 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.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 25 years, 7 months and 26 days have passed since July 12th, 1995.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 28 of 1995.
  • Leap Year: 1995 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on July 12th, 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 805503600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around July 12th, 1995:

  • June 13th, 1995: The best-selling album "Jagged Little Pill" is released by Alanis Morissette.
  • June 13th, 1995: Icelandic singer Björk releases her second album "Post".
  • June 14th, 1995: The Houston Rockets win the 1995 NBA Finals after they defeat the Orlando Magic 4-0.
  • June 16th, 1995: The film "Batman Forever", starring Val Kilmer and Jim Carrey, is released is released in movie theaters.
  • June 20th, 1995: Soccer: Dennis Bergkamp joins Arsenal from Inter Milan.
  • June 20th, 1995: Michael Jackson releases his album "HIStory".
  • June 23rd, 1995: The animated movie Pocahontas (1995) is released.
  • June 27th, 1995: Actor Hugh Grant is arrested for soliciting a sex worker in Los Angeles.
  • June 27th, 1995: Iowa television anchor Jodi Huisentruit goes missing.
  • June 30th, 1995: Apollo 13 (1995) is released.
  • June 30th, 1995: The movie Judge Dredd (1995) is released.
  • June 30th, 1995: The film "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie" (1995) is released.
  • July 3rd, 1995: RnB group TLC file for bankruptcy despite their success.
  • July 4th, 1995: The song "Breakfast at Tiffany's" is released by Deep Blue Something.
  • July 7th, 1995: The sci-fi movie Species (1995) is released.
  • July 11th, 1995: The Srebrenica massacre occurs when the Army of Republika Srpska kills thousands of Bosniak men and boys.
  • This date: July 12th, 1995
  • July 17th, 1995: Robbie Williams announces that he is leaving pop group Take That.
  • July 23rd, 1995: The comet Hale-Bopp is discovered.
  • July 28th, 1995: Waterworld (1995) is released in cinemas.
  • August 3rd, 1995: The Source annual awards: Tension rise between Death Row and East Coast rappers. Snoop Dogg accuses the audience of having "no love" for himself and Dr. Dre.
  • August 4th, 1995: The movie Babe (1995) is released.
  • August 6th, 1995: Cali Cartel leader Miguel Rodríguez Orejuela is arrested at his apartment.
  • August 8th, 1995: The song Gangsta's Paradise is released by Coolio.
  • August 10th, 1995: Timothy McVeigh is charged for the Oklahoma City bombing.
  • August 11th, 1995: The film "Dangerous Minds" (1995) is released.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on July 12th, 1995, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1995 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: July 12th, 1995 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.

Television Shows

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
  • 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
  • The Simpsons
  • Roseanne
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
  • Fireman Sam
  • 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

Video Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Air Combat - Combat flight simulator game for the PlayStation.
  • Full Throttle - Adventure game published by LucasArts.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people that were born on the 12th of July:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 12th of July:

  • Battle of the Boyne (Orangeman's Day)

Weather

Weather information for July 12th, 1995:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 20.3 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a windy day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 70.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 21.5 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 21.11 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on July 12th, 1995?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on July 12th, 1995?

  • John Major was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • John Bruton was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on July 12th, 1995 was probably conceived around the 2nd of October, 1994. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on July 12th, 1995 is the 20th of April, 1996. (Rough Estimate).

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about July 12th, 1995.

  • 9,370 days have passed since this date.
  • 809,571,600 seconds have passed since the July 12th, 1995.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 944,500,200 times.
  • Since July 12th, 1995, earth has travelled approximately 417,738,945,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 134,928,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 69,623,158 steps. That's about 30,944 miles!
  • Since this date, 9,714,859 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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