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October 13th, 1995.

October 13th, 1995, was a Friday. It was day 286 of 1995. The decade was the 1990s.

26 years and 12 days have passed since October 13th, 1995.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Libra.

Born on October 13th, 1995.

People who were born on this exact date.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on October 13th, 1995.

  • United States: Fantasy - Mariah Carey
  • United Kingdom: Fairground - Simply Red
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Seven

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Seven" was at the top of the box office on October 13th, 1995.

Take me back to October 13th, 1995!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is October 13th, 1995 and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Libra. Currently, people have "that Friday feeling" and are looking forward to the weekend.

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 Seven is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, John Major is the current Prime Minister.

A new form of communication called "text messaging" is continuing to grow in popularity. However, it can only be done if both the sender and the receiver are on the same cell network. Meanwhile, a global system called "the Internet" is also starting to take off. Each day, more and more people are learning how to send emails and browse "websites" on the World Wide Web by connecting their IBM computers to noisy dial-up modems. 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.

Meanwhile, CDs have become the dominant format for music. People are buying CD players and the portable CD players such as the "Discman". As a result, the older cassette tape format is continuing to decline in sales. 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. If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as Yitzhak Rabin, Stretch, Roxie Roker and Dean Martin would all be still alive.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Seinfeld", "One Foot in the Grave", "ER" and "Friends". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Warcraft: Orcs & Humans", "Theme Park", "Tekken 2" and "Rayman". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Fireman Sam", "The Nanny", "Aaahh!!! Real Monsters" and "Hang Time".

Popular toys at the moment include the likes of the Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES), Super Soaker (water gun), Littlest Pet Shop and Action Man.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on October 13th, 1995.

  • Dangerous Minds is released.

    Dangerous Minds is released.

    At the end of September, 1995, the film "Dangerous Minds", starring Michelle Pfeiffer, was released in movie theaters.

  • The PlayStation.

    The PlayStation.

    The PlayStation (PS1) was released in September of 1995. It was one of the best-selling video game consoles of the 1990s.

  • 1995 in music.

    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.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 1995?

    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.

  • Newt Gingrich.

    Newt Gingrich.

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

  • 1995 in movies.

    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.

  • Claudia Schiffer.

    Claudia Schiffer.

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

  • Best football players 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.

  • Braveheart.

    Braveheart.

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

  • CDs become the dominant music format.

    CDs become the dominant music format.

    From the mid-1990s onward, CDs became the dominant format for music. CD players and the "Discman" increased in popularity while sales of cassette tapes and vinyl records continued to peter out.

  • Seal - "Kiss from a Rose"

    Seal - "Kiss from a Rose"

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

  • First Chechen War.

    First Chechen War.

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

  • Mid-1990s fashion.

    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.

  • Kids are reading Goosebumps.

    Kids are reading Goosebumps.

    During the mid-1990s, kids were reading Goosebumps, which was a series of children's horror books that were written by author R. L. Stine. The original series included books such as "Monster Blood", "Say Cheese and Die!" and "The Barking Ghost".

  • VCRs are a common household item.

    VCRs are a common household item.

    During this period, people were using VCRs to watch tapes of movies and TV shows. The device also gave people the ability to record programs and films onto a blank tape.

  • Pogs.

    Pogs.

    During 1993, a game called Pogs (aka Milk caps) began to spread throughout the world. By 1995, it had become a fully-blown craze.

  • The Bosnian War.

    The Bosnian War.

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

  • People are using pagers to communicate.

    People are using pagers to communicate.

    During the 1990s, pagers achieved mainstream popularity. These small devices allowed the owner to receive messages. More often than not, the message was a short memo or a phone number that they were supposed to call back.

  • Although wallpaper is still common, it is beginning to go out of fashion.

    Although wallpaper is still common, it is beginning to go out of fashion.

    By the 1990s, "modernism" was starting to heavily influence interior design trends. As a result, wallpaper started to decline in popularity. Instead of using decorative wallpaper, many people opted for minimalist plain-colored walls.

  • The Scrunchie.

    The Scrunchie.

    During the 1990s, an elastic hair tie called the "scrunchie" was in fashion.

  • The Game Boy.

    The Game Boy.

    During this time, a hand-held games console called the "Game Boy" was all the rage. The console boasted games such as Super Mario Land, Tetris, Donkey Kong, Kirby's Dream Land and a number of Pokémon releases.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 26 years and 12 days have passed since October 13th, 1995.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 41 of 1995.
  • Leap Year: 1995 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on October 13th, 1995, will be 26 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 1995 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 813538800.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around October 13th, 1995.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 13th, 1995, will have the star sign Libra.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1995 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 11.
  • Native American Zodiac: October 13th, 1995 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
  • Birth flower (October): The Marigold and the Cosmos.

Photos of mid-1990s fashion.

Photographs of mid-1990s fashion and hairstyles.

Photos of mid-1990s fashion.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

TV shows from October, 1995.

JAG
JAG
TV series about the military's Judge Advocate General division.

Brotherly Love
Brotherly Love
TV series about three siblings whose father died.

Xena: Warrior Princess
Xena: Warrior Princess
TV series about a warrior princess who travels around fighting bad guys.

Father Ted
Father Ted
Irish comedy TV series about a group of Catholic priests.

Hercules: The Legendary Journeys
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys
TV series.

Star Trek: Voyager
Star Trek: Voyager
Kathryn Janeway is the captain of a starship that is lost in space and must find its way back home.

Friends
Friends
Sitcom about a group of friends living in New York City.

Touched by an Angel
Touched by an Angel
TV series about a group of angels.

ER
ER
Hospital drama series.

Party of Five
Party of Five
TV show about five siblings whose parents died in a car accident.

Ellen
Ellen
TV series.

Babylon 5
Babylon 5
Soap drama that is set in space.

The Nanny
The Nanny
Fran Fine becomes a nanny in wealthy widower Maxwell Sheffield's home.

Walker, Texas Ranger
Walker, Texas Ranger
Starring Chuck Norris.

Frasier
Frasier
Sitcom about a therapist / talk-show host called Dr. Frasier Crane.

Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman
Superman TV series starring Dean Cain and Teri Hatcher.

The X-Files
The X-Files
Special agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully team up to investigate the paranormal.

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
Spin-off of "Star Trek: The Next Generation".

Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
American Western drama.

Mad About You
Mad About You
Starring Helen Hunt and Paul Reiser.

Hangin' with Mr. Cooper
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper
Sitcom about a former NBA player becoming a high school teacher and basketball coach.

Martin
Martin
Comedian Martin Lawrence plays the role of a radio talk show host.

Melrose Place
Melrose Place
Soap drama.

Baywatch
Baywatch
Drama series about lifeguards. Starring David Hasselhoff.

Cars in 1995.

1995 saw the introduction of cars such as the Chrysler Cirrus, the Honda Civic (sixth generation), the Toyota Tacoma, the Renault Mégane, the Nissan Almera and the Ford Taurus (third generation).

Cars in 1995.

Kid's TV shows on October 13th, 1995.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 1995.

Brotherly Love
Brotherly Love

Hang Time
Hang Time

Pinky and the Brain
Pinky and the Brain

In the House
In the House

Dexter's Laboratory
Dexter's Laboratory

Aaahh!!! Real Monsters
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters

Gargoyles
Gargoyles

The Secret World of Alex Mack
The Secret World of Alex Mack

Friends
Friends

The Magic School Bus
The Magic School Bus

Sweet Valley High
Sweet Valley High

All That
All That

Sister, Sister
Sister, Sister

Weird Science
Weird Science

The Nanny
The Nanny

Boy Meets World
Boy Meets World

Rocko's Modern Life
Rocko's Modern Life

Biker Mice from Mars
Biker Mice from Mars

Tales from the Cryptkeeper
Tales from the Cryptkeeper

Animaniacs
Animaniacs

Bill Nye the Science Guy
Bill Nye the Science Guy

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers

Living Single
Living Single

The Animals of Farthing Wood
The Animals of Farthing Wood

X-Men: The Animated Series
X-Men: The Animated Series

Barney & Friends
Barney & Friends

Home Improvement
Home Improvement

Doug
Doug

Rugrats
Rugrats

The Ren & Stimpy Show
The Ren & Stimpy Show

The Adventures of Pete & Pete
The Adventures of Pete & Pete

Are You Afraid of the Dark?
Are You Afraid of the Dark?

Beverly Hills, 90210
Beverly Hills, 90210

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

Rosie and Jim
Rosie and Jim

The Simpsons
The Simpsons

Roseanne
Roseanne

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Fireman Sam
Fireman Sam

Married... with Children
Married... with Children

Popular toys and games in 1995.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 1995.

The PlayStation (PS1)
The PlayStation (PS1)

Styrofoam plane gliders
Styrofoam plane gliders

Sky Dancers
Sky Dancers

Fisher-Price Great Adventures Castle
Fisher-Price Great Adventures Castle

Dear Diary
Dear Diary

Jurassic Park: Young Tyrannosaurus Rex
Jurassic Park: Young Tyrannosaurus Rex

Power Rangers figures
Power Rangers figures

Action Man
Action Man

Mighty Max
Mighty Max

Littlest Pet Shop
Littlest Pet Shop

Nerf Blaster
Nerf Blaster

Pogs / Milkcaps
Pogs / Milkcaps

Super Soaker (water gun)
Super Soaker (water gun)

The Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES)
The Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES)

The SEGA Game Gear
The SEGA Game Gear

G.I. Joe (figures)
G.I. Joe (figures)

Yo-yo
Yo-yo

Lego Pirates
Lego Pirates

Polly Pocket
Polly Pocket

Jenga
Jenga

Micro Machines
Micro Machines

Sylvanian Families
Sylvanian Families

Pogo ball / Lolo ball
Pogo ball / Lolo ball

Cabbage Patch Kids
Cabbage Patch Kids

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island 1995
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island
Platform game that was released for the SNES.

Rayman 1995
Rayman
Side-scrolling platform game that was released by Ubi Soft.

Killer Instinct 1995
Killer Instinct
Fighting video game developed by Rare.

Tekken 2 1995
Tekken 2
Fighter game that was released for the original PlayStation.

The Adventures of Batman & Robin 1995
The Adventures of Batman & Robin
Action / platform game that was released on various consoles.

Command & Conquer 1995
Command & Conquer
Real-time strategy game.

Air Combat 1995
Air Combat
Combat flight simulator game for the PlayStation.

Judge Dredd 1995
Judge Dredd
Action video game that was released on multiple platforms.

Full Throttle 1995
Full Throttle
Adventure game published by LucasArts.

Mortal Kombat 3 1995
Mortal Kombat 3
The third installment in the series. Fighters band together to fight off an invasion from Shao Kahn.

Theme Park 1995
Theme Park
Theme park construction simulator that was released on various platforms.

Wario's Woods 1994
Wario's Woods
Tile puzzle video game based on the Mario series.

Warcraft: Orcs & Humans 1994
Warcraft: Orcs & Humans
Real-time strategy game that was developed by Blizzard Entertainment.

Donkey Kong Country 1994
Donkey Kong Country
Platforming video game that was published by Nintendo on the SNES.

The Jungle Book 1994
The Jungle Book
Platform video game based on the animated film.

RoboCop Versus The Terminator 1994
RoboCop Versus The Terminator
Shoot-em-up game that was released on the Sega Mega Drive / Genesis.

Myst 1993
Myst
Puzzle adventure game.

Mortal Kombat II 1993
Mortal Kombat II
Sequel of the arcade fighting game. Developed by Midway Games.

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 1995.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories from their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then check out October 13th, 2001 instead.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on October 13th.

Margaret Thatcher

British Prime Minister. Deceased
Born on October 13th, 1925
She turned 70 on this day in 1995.

Jerry Rice

Former NFL player.
Born on October 13th, 1962
He turned 33 on this day in 1995.

Ashanti

Singer.
Born on October 13th, 1980
She turned 15 on this day in 1995.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

US politician.
Born on October 13th, 1989
She turned 6 on this day in 1995.

Weather on October 13th, 1995.

Historical weather information for October 13th, 1995.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 17.3 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 64.4 degrees Fahrenheit. 18 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 16.33 degrees Celsius.

US President.

Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on October 13th, 1995.

UK Prime Minister.

John Major was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on October 13th, 1995.

Irish Taoiseach.

John Bruton was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on October 13th, 1995 was most likely conceived around the 3rd of January, 1995.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 13th, 1995 is close to the 22nd of July, 1996.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about October 13th, 1995.

  • A total of 9,509 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,358 weeks have passed.
  • 821,577,600 seconds have passed since the October 13th, 1995.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 958,507,200 times.
  • Since October 13th, 1995, the earth has travelled approximately 423,934,041,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 136,929,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 70,655,674 steps. That's about 31,403 miles!
  • Since this date, 9,858,931 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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