October 30th, 1995

October 30th, 1995, fell on a Monday. It was day 303 of 1995. The decade was the 1990s.

24 years, 9 months and 10 days have passed since October 30th, 1995.


On This Date

Events that occurred on October 30th, 1995:

  • Oasis release their single Wonderwall.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on October 30th, 1995:

  • United States: Fantasy - Mariah Carey
  • United Kingdom: Gangsta's Paradise - Coolio

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

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

Take Me Back!

The date is October 30th, 1995 and it's a Monday. The summer is long gone and temperatures have started to become much cooler. Halloween is just days away.

In America, the song Fantasy by Mariah Carey is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Gangsta's Paradise by Coolio 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.

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. The original PlayStation has just been released. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Beverly Hills, 90210", "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman", "Pinky and the Brain" and "Brotherly Love".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Full Throttle", "Air Combat", "Command & Conquer" and "Rayman". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Roseanne", "The Ren & Stimpy Show", "Animaniacs" and "All That". Popular toys include the likes of "Polly Pocket", "Yo-yo", "Mighty Max" 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 October 30th, 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.

  • 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.

  • 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".

  • 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:

  • 24 years, 9 months and 10 days have passed since October 30th, 1995.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 44 of 1995.
  • Leap Year: 1995 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on October 30th, 1995, will be 24 years of age.
  • People born in 1995 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 815011200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around October 30th, 1995:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 30th, 1995, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1995 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: October 30th, 1995 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • JAG - TV series about the military's Judge Advocate General division.
  • Brotherly Love - TV series about three siblings whose father died.
  • Pinky and the Brain - Animated series about a pair of genetically enhanced laboratory mice.
  • Xena: Warrior Princess - TV series about a warrior princess who travels around fighting bad guys.
  • 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.

1995 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1995.

"Goosebumps" - "Brotherly Love" - "Hang Time" - "Pinky and the Brain" - "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" - "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:

  • PlayStation (PS1)
  • 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

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 30th of October:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 30th of October:

  • October Bank Holiday (Ireland)

Weather

Weather information for October 30th, 1995:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 15.7 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 43.0 degrees Fahrenheit. 6.11 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.76cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 10.5 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on October 30th, 1995.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on October 30th, 1995 was probably conceived around the 20th of January, 1995. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 30th, 1995 is the 8th of August, 1996. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • Destruction Derby - Combat racing video game for the PlayStation and Sega Saturn.
  • 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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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about October 30th, 1995.

  • 9,051 days have passed since this date.
  • 782,002,800 seconds have passed since the October 30th, 1995.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 912,336,600 times.
  • Since October 30th, 1995, earth has travelled approximately 403,513,444,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 130,333,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 67,252,241 steps. That's about 29,890 miles!
  • Since this date, 9,384,034 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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