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Thursday 11 May 1995

1995-05-11

It was Thursday, 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. Braveheart, directed by Mel Gibson, 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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Movies

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

Braveheart

Directed by: Mel Gibson

Starring: Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau, Patrick McGoohan

Country: United States

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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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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 11 May 1995 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Francis of Girolamo
  • Saint Estella
  • Holiday of the City of Miskolc (since 1992).
  • Saint Odilo of Cluny
  • Saint Majolus of Cluny
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Facts:
  • In New York City, more than 170 countries decide to extend the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty indefinitely and without conditions.
  • Sega of America begins shipping the Saturn video game system in the US. Price is US$399 with the VirtuaFighter game. 30,000 units are available for the initial launch, with ten game titles available.
  • The first Electronic Entertainment Expo is held in Los Angeles, over three days. The show takes its name from Electronic Entertainment magazine. 350 game companies show 1300 games for video game systems and personal computers. Total attendance is 28,000. Sony introduces the PlayStation in a US$4 million booth, including an appearance by Michael Jackson.
  • More than 170 countries agree to extend the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty indefinitely and without conditions.

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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

Written twenty years after the end of the Vietnam War, former Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara's controversial book answers the lingering questions that surround this disastrous episode in American history, in a groundbreaking book that is the definitive insider's account ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Allied General

Platform: Macintosh, PlayStation, Windows

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Mindscape, Inc. Strategic Simulations, Inc.

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Baku Baku Animal

Baku Baku Animal

Platform: Arcade Game, Sega Saturn, Sega Game Gear, PC, Sega Master System, Mobile phones

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Sega

Beyond the Beyond

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

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Blood Bowl

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Turn-based strategy fantasy sports game

Publisher: MicroLeague

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Carrier Aces

Platform: Super NES

Genre: World War II-related action simulator

Publisher: JP Yumedia; NA Cybersoft; EU GameTek

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