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Wednesday 2 October 1991

1991-10-02

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Good Vibrations by Marky Mark & The Funky Bunch. In UK (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams was in the top 5 hits. Delicatessen, directed by Marc Caro, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while The Sum Of All Fears by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Delicatessen

Directed by: Marc Caro

Starring: Marie-Laure Dougnac, Dominique Pinon, Pascal Benezech

Country: United States

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Night on Earth

Directed by: Jim Jarmusch

Starring: Winona Ryder, Gena Rowlands, Lisanne Falk

Country: United States

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Number 17

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Leon M. Lion, Anne Grey, John Stuart

Country: United States

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Beauty and the Beast

Directed by: Gary Trousdale

Starring: Paige O'Hara, Robby Benson, Richard White

Country: United States

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My Own Private Idaho

Directed by: Gus Van Sant

Starring: River Phoenix, Keanu Reeves, James Russo

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

I'll Fly Away

Written by: Joshua Brand, John Falsey

Starring: Sam Waterston, Regina Taylor, Jeremy London, Ashlee Levitch

Country: United States

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Good & Evil

Written by: Susan Harris

Starring: Teri Garr, Margaret Whitton, Mark Blankfield, Lane Davies

Country: United States

Homefront

Written by: Lynn Marie Latham, Bernard Lechowick

Starring: Kyle Chandler, Sammi Davis, Ken Jenkins, Mimi Kennedy

Country: United States

Brooklyn Bridge

Written by: Gary David Goldberg

Starring: Marion Ross, Danny Gerard, Louis Zorich, Amy Aquino

Country: United States

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Best of the Worst

Starring: Greg Kinnear, Dave Spector

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 October 1991 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Catholic Church - Memorial of Guardian Angels
  • World Farm Animal Day
  • Roman festivals - First day of the Ludi Augustales to celebrate the recovery by emperor August of Roman standards from the Parthians
  • Also see October 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Guinea - Independence Day (from France, 1958)
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Eric Lindros, refused to sign with Quebec Nordiques
  • Steffi Graf becomes the youngest woman to win 500 pro tennis matches
  • Toronto Blue Jays clinches AL East title and becomes 1st team to draw 4 million fans
  • Arkansas Governor Bill Clinton announces he will seek the 1992 Democratic nomination for President of the United States.

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Books

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

The Plains Of Passage

By: Jean M. Auel

Jean M. Auel’s enthralling Earth’s Children® series has become a literary phenomenon, beloved by readers around the world. In a brilliant novel as vividly authentic and entertaining as those that came before, Jean M.

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Four Past Midnight

By: Stephen King

The Bram Stoker Prize-winner for Best Fiction Collection—four chilling novellas from Stephen King that will “grab you and not let go” (The Washington Post). Now available in paperback from Scribner for the first time.With

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The Witching Hour

By: Anne Rice

Demonstrating once again her gift for spellbinding stoyrtelling, Anne Rice makes real a family of witches--a family given to poetry and incest, to murder and philsophy, a family that is itself haunted by a powerful, dangerous and seductive being."Unfolds

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The Polar Express

By: Chris Van Allsburg

1986 Caldecott Medal Winner A young boy, lying awake one Christmas Eve, is welcomed aboard a magical trip to the North Pole . . . Through dark forests, over tall mountains, and across a desert of ice, the Polar Express ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Arcus Odyssey

Platform: Sharp X68000 Mega Drive Super NES

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Renovation Products

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Aussie Rules Footy

Aussie Rules Footy

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Mattel

Eye of the Beholder II: The Legend of Darkmoon

Platform: DOS, Amiga, FM-Towns, PC-98

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Strategic Simulations, Inc. Cybille (FM Towns) Capcom (PC-98)

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Final Match Tennis

Platform: PC Engine

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Human Entertainment

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Lemmings

Platform: Amiga, various

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Data East (arcade prototype) Sega (Mega Drive (Genesis PAL), SMS and GG) Ocean Software (GB, NES PAL) Sony (PSP) SunSoft (NES, MD/GEN, SNES, TG-16) Take-Two Interactive (GBC)

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