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Sunday 8 May 1994

1994-05-08

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of May people in US were listening to The Sign by Ace Of Base. In UK Come On You Reds by Manchester United Football Squad was in the top 5 hits. The Crow, directed by Alex Proyas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994 while In the Kitchen With Rosie by Rosie Dale was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

The Crow

Directed by: Alex Proyas

Starring: Brandon Lee, Michael Wincott, Rochelle Davis

Country: United States

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Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult

Directed by: Peter Segal

Starring: Leslie Nielsen, Priscilla Presley, George Kennedy

Country: United States

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The Hudsucker Proxy

Directed by: Joel Coen

Starring: Tim Robbins, Paul Newman, Jennifer Jason Leigh

Country: United States

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Bitter Moon

Directed by: Roman Polanski

Starring: Hugh Grant, Kristin Scott Thomas, Emmanuelle Seigner

Country: United States

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Four Weddings and a Funeral

Directed by: Mike Newell

Starring: Hugh Grant, Andie MacDowell, James Fleet

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Cardiac Arrest

Written by: Jed Mercurio

Starring: Andrew Lancel, Helen Baxendale, Ace Bhatti, Jonathan Dow

Country: United Kingdom

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Traps

Starring: Dan Cortese, Lindsay Crouse, Piper Laurie, George C. Scott

Country: United States

The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

Starring: Jeremy Brett, Rosalie Williams, Edward Hardwicke, Charles Gray

Country: United Kingdom

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The Secret Life of Toys

Starring: Dave Goelz

Country: United States

The Ferguson Theory

Starring: Craig Ferguson, Juliette Gilmour, Molly Innes, Jonathan Kydd

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 May 1994 ?

Holidays:
  • Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
  • Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
  • Parents' Day in South Korea
  • Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
  • VE Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Steven Keats: Actor (Death Wish), dies of apparent suicide at 48.
  • Cobina W "Coby" Molenaar: peace activist, dies at age 88.
  • Rupert Haselden: journalist/screenwriter, dies at age 36.
  • George Peppard: American film and TV series actor who made a total of 25 films, famed for "Breakfast at Tiffany's," 1961 and the "Carpetbaggers," 1964.
Facts:
  • Rise & Fall of Little Voice closes at Neil Simon NYC after 9 performances
  • 500th commentary by Andy Rooney on 60 Minutes
  • Jose Maria Figueres becomes President of Costa Rica
  • President Clinton announces US will no longer repatriate boat people
  • Colorado Silver Bullets (all-female pro baseball team) first game.

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1994?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.221
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Richard Nixon -- May 2, 1994
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9430

Books

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

In the Kitchen With Rosie

By: Rosie Dale

Cookbook with 50 recipes that helped Oprah lose weight. (H, Knopf)

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Remember Me

By: Mary Higgins Clark

A killer turns a young family's dream holiday into an unfathomable nightmare....Menley Nichols and her husband, Adam, a criminal attorney, rent a house on Cape Cod, in the hope of restoring their faltering marriage.

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I'll Be Seeing You

By: Mary Higgins Clark

From the “Queen of Suspense” Mary Higgins Clark, a gripping and twisting mystery featuring a television news reporter who finds herself drawn into a terrifying web of treachery, where nothing is as it seems and the truth may be too ...

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The Celestine Prophecy

By: James Redfield

20TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION OF THE CLASSIC BESTSELLER WITH A NEW PREFACE.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Alone in the Dark 3

Platform: DOS, PC-98, Windows, Mac OS

Genre: Survival horror

Publisher: EU Infogrames Entertainment, SA; NA Interplay Entertainment; JP AMT Savan Corps (PC-98); JP Electronic Arts Victor (Windows, Mac)

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Angelique

Platform: Super Famicom, PC-FX, Sega Saturn, Windows, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS

Genre: Dating sim

Publisher: Koei NEC Home Electronics

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Daze Before Christmas

Daze Before Christmas

Platform: Sega Mega Drive, Super NES

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Sunsoft

The Death and Return of Superman

Platform: Super NES, Genesis

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Sunsoft

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Dragonstone

Dragonstone

Platform: Amiga Amiga CD32

Genre: RPG

Publisher: Core Design


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