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Sunday 2 August 1992

1992-08-02

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Baby Got Back by Sir Mix-A-Lot. In UK Ain't No Doubt by Jimmy Nail was in the top 5 hits. Unforgiven, directed by Clint Eastwood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while Gerald'S Game by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Unforgiven

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman

Country: United States

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Directed by: Fran Rubel Kuzui

Starring: Kristy Swanson, Donald Sutherland, Paul Reubens

Country: United States

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Death Becomes Her

Directed by: Robert Zemeckis

Starring: Meryl Streep, Bruce Willis, Goldie Hawn

Country: United States

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Universal Soldier

Directed by: Roland Emmerich

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dolph Lundgren, Ally Walker

Country: United States

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A League of Their Own

Directed by: Penny Marshall

Starring: Tom Hanks, Geena Davis, Lori Petty

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Jack's Place

Starring: John Dye, Finola Hughes, Hal Linden

Country: United States

Mr. Wakefield's Crusade

Starring: Peter Capaldi, Richard Griffiths, Pam Ferris, Mossie Smith

Country: United Kingdom

Mann & Machine

Written by: Robert De Laurentiis, Dick Wolf

Starring: David Andrews, Yancy Butler, S. Epatha Merkerson

Country: United States

Mr. Bean

Starring: Rowan Atkinson

Country: United Kingdom

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The Powers That Be

Written by: David Crane, Marta Kauffman

Starring: John Forsythe, Holland Taylor, Eve Gordon, Peter MacNicol

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 August 1992 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Etheldritha/Alfrida
  • St. Alphonsus Mary de Ligouri
  • St. Stephen
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 4 saints: St. Peter Julian Eymard
  • Feast day of Ilya the Prophet in Russian Orthodox Church
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Ephraim Katz: Israeli / US encyclopedist (film encyclopedia).
  • Jim Whaley: TV host (Cinema Showcase), dies of heart attack at 44.
  • Michel Berges: French composer, dies of a heart attack at 44.
Facts:
  • Death & the Maiden closes at Brooks Atkinson NYC after 159 performances
  • Kevin Bacon marries Kyra Sedgwick
  • Tom Seaver, R Fingers, Hal Newhouser, and B McGowan enter Hall of Fame

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Scarlett

By: Alexandra Ripley

The timeless tale continues... The most popular and beloved American historical novel ever written, Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind is unparalleled in its portrayal of men and women at once larger than life but as real as ourselves.

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Needful Things

By: Stephen King

Now available for the first time in a mass-market premium paperback edition—master storyteller Stephen King presents the classic #1 New York Times bestseller about a mysterious store than can sell you whatever you desire—but not without exacting a terrible price ...

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No Greater Love

By: Danielle Steel

It was the maiden voyage of the Titanic, the greatest ship ever built, and in one fatal, unforgettable night, the sea shattered the lives and future of an extraordinary family, the Winfields.

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The Sum Of All Fears

By: Tom Clancy

A major motion picture starring Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman, James Cromwell, Alan Bates and Michael Byrne!Peace may finally be at hand in the Middle East—as Deputy Director of the CIA Jack Ryan lays the groundwork for a peace plan that ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Air Zonk

Platform: TurboGrafx 16, Virtual Console

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Hudson Soft

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Andre Agassi Tennis

Platform: Master System, Game Gear, Genesis, Super NES, mobile phone

Genre: Traditional sports simulation

Publisher: Lance Investments

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Black Bass: Lure Fishing

Platform: Game Boy Game Boy Color

Genre: Fishing[1]

Publisher: Hot B

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Cho Aniki

Platform: Super CD-ROM², Wii (Virtual Console)

Genre: Horizontal scrolling shooter

Publisher: JP Nippon Computer Systems; JP/NA Hudson Soft (Virtual Console)

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Contra Force

Contra Force

Platform: NES

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: Konami


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