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Wednesday 9 January 1991

1991-01-09

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Justify My Love by Madonna. In UK Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me by George Michael & Elton John was in the top 5 hits. Not Without My Daughter, directed by Brian Gilbert, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while The Plains Of Passage by Jean M. Auel 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 30 days ?

Not Without My Daughter

Directed by: Brian Gilbert

Starring: Sally Field, Alfred Molina, Sheila Rosenthal

Country: United States

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Lionheart

Directed by: Sheldon Lettich

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Harrison Page, Deborah Rennard

Country: United States

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Kindergarten Cop

Directed by: Ivan Reitman

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Penelope Ann Miller, Pamela Reed

Country: United States

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The Godfather: Part III

Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola

Starring: Al Pacino, Diane Keaton, Andy Garcia

Country: United States

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Mermaids

Directed by: Richard Benjamin

Starring: Cher, Bob Hoskins, Winona Ryder

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

T-Bag and the Rings of Olympus

Starring: Georgina Hale, John Hasler, Natalie Wood

Country: United Kingdom

Billy Webb's Amazing Story

Starring: Scott Riley

Country: United Kingdom

Madness

Starring: Jonathan Miller

Country: United Kingdom

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Brute Force

Starring: Tom Diamond, John E. Ford III, Ken Hackman, Greg Krager

Country: United States

GamePro TV

Starring: J.D. Roth, Brennan Howard

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 January 1991 ?

Holidays:
  • Balloon Ascension Day
  • Philippines - Feast of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo district, Manila.
  • 1788 - Ratification Day in Connecticut.
  • 1822 - "I Will Stay" Day, when the Portuguese prince Pedro decided to stay in Brazil against the orders of the Portugal king Jopo VI, starting the Brazilian independence process.
  • 1964 - Memorial day of Patriotic Panamanians for the Panama Canal (Martyrs' Day/Dia de los Martires).
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Baker and Aziz meet in Geneva; talks fail to defuse gulf crisis
  • American James Baker and Iraqi Terak Aziz meet in Geneva, Switzerland; talks fail to defuse the Persian Gulf crisis.
  • Dean Smith of North Carolina is 6th to win 700 career coaching basketball games.
  • Baseball officially bans Pete Rose from being elected to Hall of Fame.
  • Microsoft releases Microsoft Excel for Windows 3.0, with Object Linking and Embedding (OLE) technology.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1991?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: George Bush, Men of the Year -- Jan. 7, 1991
  • Life: Year In Pictures
  • Esquire

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 ?

Adventure Island II

Platform: NES/Famicom, Game Boy, Gamate, Virtual Console (Wii, Nintendo 3DS)

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Hudson Soft

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Big Nose the Caveman

Platform: NES, Amiga, Atari ST, Sega Master System (prototype only)

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Codemasters

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Castle of Dr. Brain

Platform: Amiga, DOS, Mac OS, NEC PC-9801

Genre: Educational, Puzzle, Adventure.

Publisher: Sierra On-Line

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Davis Cup Tennis

Platform: TurboGrafx-16 Game Boy Advance

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Puyo Puyo

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Sega, others

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