kakorama: a ride into the past


November 5th, 1995...

Today is Sunday !

 Number-one song in the charts today

In the USA:

by Mariah Carey

In the UK:
"Gangsta's Paradise"
by Coolio featuring L.V.
 TIME Magazine cover this week

TIME Magazine: We Too, Sing America

(TIME Cover: October the 30th, 1995)

 Famous people born on the 5th of November:

1271 - Mahmud Ghazan, Mongol ruler (d. 1304)
1615 - Ibrahim I, Ottoman Sultan (d. 1648)
1854 - Paul Sabatier, French chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1941)
1913 - Vivien Leigh, English actress (d. 1967)
1917 - Jacqueline Auriol, French aviatrix (d. 2000)
1921 - Fawzia of Egypt, Queen of Iran
1941 - Art Garfunkel, American musician
1959 - Bryan Adams, Canadian musician
1971 - Jonny Greenwood, guitarist (Radiohead)

 The Nobel Prize in Physics 1995

Frederick Reines

for the detection of the neutrino

University of California - Irvine, CA, USA

Photo: nobelprize.org

 Average price of a dozen eggs in 1995 (USA)

Oscar of the best picture in 1995

directed by Mel Gibson
with Mel Gibson (William wallace) and Sophie Marceau (Princess Isabelle)

Designed in 1995

The Tato family
by Enrico Baleri and Denis Santachiara

Rolling Stone Magazine cover

Alanis Morissette / Rolling Stone Magazine Vol. 720, November 2, 1995



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