October 3rd, 1995, fell on a Tuesday. It was day 276 of 1995. The decade was the 1990s.
25 years, 1 months and 29 days have passed since October 3rd, 1995.
On This Date
Events that occurred on October 3rd, 1995:
O.J. Simpson is found not guilty of the murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on October 3rd, 1995:
United States: Fantasy - Mariah Carey
United Kingdom: Fairground - Simply Red
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "To Wong Foo..." was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is October 3rd, 1995 and it's a Tuesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Libra. The summer is long gone. Temperatures have started to become much cooler and the evenings are beginning to get darker.
Fallen leaves have carpeted driveways, lawns, pathways and sidewalks and there's a fresh earthy scent in the ear. In America, the song Fantasy by Mariah Carey is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Fairground by Simply Red is the number one hit song.
Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie To Wong Foo... is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, John Major is the current Prime Minister. 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.
A new video game console called the PlayStation has just been released by Sony. In Europe, a war is continuing to rage on in Bosnia and Herzegovina. NATO, which intervened in August, is currently carrying out a sustained air campaign against Serbian forces. Former NFL star O.J. Simpson has just been found not guilty of murdering his ex-wife and her friend.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "Family Matters", "The Ren & Stimpy Show", "The Nanny" and "Star Trek: Voyager". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Warcraft: Orcs & Humans", "Full Throttle", "Command & Conquer" and "Tekken 2". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "The Adventures of Pete & Pete", "Living Single", "Weird Science" and "Hang Time".
Popular toys include the likes of "Sylvanian Families", "Micro Machines", "Action Man" and "PlayStation (PS1)".
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 October 3rd, 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.
Basic facts and information about this date:
25 years, 1 months and 29 days have passed since October 3rd, 1995.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 40 of 1995.
Leap Year: 1995 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on October 3rd, 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 812674800.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around October 3rd, 1995:
Bill Clinton was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on October 3rd, 1995?
John Major was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
John Bruton was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on October 3rd, 1995 was probably conceived around the 24th of December, 1994. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 3rd, 1995 is the 12th of July, 1996. (Rough Estimate).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Rayman - Side-scrolling platform game that was released by Ubi Soft.
Tekken 2 - Fighter game that was released for the original PlayStation.
Command & Conquer - Real-time strategy game.
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.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about October 3rd, 1995.
9,191 days have passed since this date.
794,106,000 seconds have passed since the October 3rd, 1995.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 926,457,000 times.
Since October 3rd, 1995, earth has travelled approximately 409,758,696,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 132,351,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 68,293,116 steps. That's about 30,352 miles!
Since this date, 9,529,272 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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