October 11th, 1995, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 284 of 1995. The decade was the 1990s.
25 years, 3 months and 9 days have passed since October 11th, 1995.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on October 11th, 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 11th, 1995 and it's a Wednesday. 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. 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.
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 "Martin", "Hangin' with Mr. Cooper", "The X-Files" and "JAG". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Donkey Kong Country", "Full Throttle", "Tekken 2" and "Rayman".
Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Fireman Sam", "Rugrats", "The Animals of Farthing Wood" and "All That". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Sylvanian Families", "Micro Machines", "Jenga" and "G.I. Joe (figures)".
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 11th, 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.
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.
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.
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 and information about this date:
25 years, 3 months and 9 days have passed since October 11th, 1995.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 41 of 1995.
Leap Year: 1995 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on October 11th, 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 813366000.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around October 11th, 1995:
September 19th, 1995: The Unabomber's manifesto is published in The Washington Post and The New York Times.
Bill Clinton was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on October 11th, 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 11th, 1995 was probably conceived around the 1st of January, 1995. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 11th, 1995 is the 20th of July, 1996. (Rough Estimate).
How old was I?
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on October 11th, 1995.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about October 11th, 1995.
9,233 days have passed since this date.
797,734,800 seconds have passed since the October 11th, 1995.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 930,690,600 times.
Since October 11th, 1995, earth has travelled approximately 411,631,156,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 132,955,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 68,605,193 steps. That's about 30,491 miles!
Since this date, 9,572,818 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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