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Monday 8 May 1995

1995-05-08

It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of May people in US were listening to This Is How We Do It by Montell Jordan. In UK Unchained Melody / White Cliffs Of Dover by Robson Green & Jerome Flynn was in the top 5 hits. Die Hard: With a Vengeance, directed by John McTiernan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995 while The Rainmaker by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Die Hard: With a Vengeance

Directed by: John McTiernan

Starring: Bruce Willis, Jeremy Irons, Samuel L. Jackson

Country: United States

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Crimson Tide

Directed by: Tony Scott

Starring: Gene Hackman, Denzel Washington, Matt Craven

Country: United States

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A Little Princess

Directed by: Alfonso Cuarn

Starring: Liesel Matthews, Eleanor Bron, Liam Cunningham

Country: United States

Friday

Directed by: F. Gary Gray

Starring: Ice Cube, Chris Tucker, Nia Long

Country: United States

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The Basketball Diaries

Directed by: Scott Kalvert

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Lorraine Bracco, Marilyn Sokol

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Trailer Park

Starring: Tom Davis

Country: United States

Father Ted

Starring: Dermot Morgan, Ardal O'Hanlon, Frank Kelly, Pauline McLynn

Country: United Kingdom

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Fist of Fun

Starring: Stewart Lee, Richard Herring, Peter Baynham, Kevin Eldon

Country: United Kingdom

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The Cartoon Cartoon Show

Written by: Genndy Tartakovsky, Robert Alvarez, Rob Renzetti, John McIntyre, Zac Moncrief, Jason Butler Rote

Starring: Jeff Bennett, Kath Soucie, Charles Adler, Jim Cummings

Country: United States

Svengoolie

Starring: Rich Koz

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 May 1995 ?

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
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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 1995?

  • Time: American Militias, in wake the Oklahoma City Bombing
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9482
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.273

Books

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

The Rainmaker

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERIt’s summer in Memphis. The sweat is sticking to Rudy Baylor’s shirt and creditors are nipping at his heels. Once he had aspirations of breezing through law school and punching his ticket to the good life.

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The Chamber

By: John Grisham

In the corridors of Chicago's top law firm:Twenty -six-year-old Adam Hall stands on the brink of a brilliant legal career. Now he is risking it all for a death-row killer and an impossible case.Maximum

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Night of the Living Dummy II

By: R.L. Stine

The original books featuring the scariest creatures from the Goosebumps movie, in theaters October 16, 2015! Amy's ventriloquist dummy, Dennis, has lost his head…for real. So Amy begs her family for a new dummy.

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In Retrospect

By: Robert S. McNamara, Brian VanDeMark

The #1 national bestseller--an indispensable document for anyone interested in the Vietnam War. McNamara's controversial book tells the inside and personal story of America's descent into Vietnam from a unique point of view, and is one of the most enlightening ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Achtung, die Kurve!

Achtung, die Kurve!

Platform: DOS

Genre: strategy

Publisher: Roy Heijmans

Backfire!

Backfire!

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Racing game

Publisher: Data East

Microsoft Entertainment Pack

Platform: Windows 3.1x, Game Boy Color

Genre: Puzzle, Strategy

Publisher: Microsoft Home

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ClayFighter 2: Judgment Clay

Platform: Super NES

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Interplay

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F1 Challenge

Platform: Sega Saturn

Genre: Sim racing

Publisher: NA Virgin Interactive

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