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Wednesday 12 January 1994

1994-01-12

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Hero by Mariah Carey. In UK Twist And Shout by Chaka Demus & Pliers featuring Jack Radics & Taxi Gang was in the top 5 hits. Emmanuelle, Queen of the Galaxy, directed by L.L. Shapira, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994 while See, I Told You So by Rush Limbaugh was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

Emmanuelle, Queen of the Galaxy

Directed by: L.L. Shapira

Starring: Krista Allen, Paul Michael Robinson, Tiendra Demian

Country: United States

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Clerks.

Directed by: Kevin Smith

Starring: Brian O'Halloran, Jeff Anderson, Marilyn Ghigliotti

Country: United States

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In the Name of the Father

Directed by: Jim Sheridan

Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Pete Postlethwaite, Alison Crosbie

Country: United States

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Tombstone

Directed by: George P. Cosmatos

Starring: Kurt Russell, Val Kilmer, Sam Elliott

Country: United States

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Philadelphia

Directed by: Jonathan Demme

Starring: Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington, Roberta Maxwell

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Day Today

Starring: Christopher Morris, Steve Coogan, Patrick Marber, Rebecca Front

Country: United Kingdom

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All Quiet on the Preston Front

Starring: Caroline Catz, Kate Gartside, Alistair McGowan, Susan Wooldridge

Country: United Kingdom

Wild West Showdown

Starring: Kathleen Kinmont, Randall Oliver

Country: United States

The Bozo Super Sunday Show

Starring: Roy Brown

Country: United States

Globe Trekker

Starring: Ian Wright, Justine Shapiro, Megan McCormick

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 January 1994 ?

Holidays:
  • In USA's Monk, the 4th season episode of MR. MONK AND MRS. MONK (#T-2351) indicates that Monk spilt something on January 12, 1999 during an earthquake. He stated "Earthquakes count, I don't make the rules."
  • In the television series The X-Files, the third season episode Syzygy, has two girls, Terri & Magi, both born on January 12, 1979. Strange astrological properties with 3+ celestial bodies in alignment gives them great power which they use to kill off several of their high school classmates on their birthday in 1996.
  • In 2001: A Space Odyssey, the fictional computer HAL becomes operational on January 12. In the movie by Stanley Kubrick, HAL was "born" in 1992, while in the book by Arthur C. Clarke the same event occurs in 1997.
  • Tanzania - Zanzibar Revolution Day
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Facts:
  • Steve Carlton of the Philadelphia Phillies is elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.
  • Malcolm X's daughter arrested for plotting Louis Farrakhan's murder.

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Books

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

See, I Told You So

By: Rush Limbaugh

With his first book, The Way Things Ought to Be, Rush Limbaugh made it to the top of the bestseller list and has stayed there for eight months.

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Private Parts

By: Howard Stern

Self-proclaimed "King of All Media", Howard Stern is host of a daily radio program loved and loathed by millions. Here Stern vents his views on politics, current affairs, and the entertainment business.

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Slow Waltz in Cedar Bend

By: Robert James Waller

The author of the phenomenal New York Times bestseller The Bridges of Madison County once again brings characters and situations with his special blend of lyricism and magic.

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The Bridges of Madison County

By: Robert James Waller

If you've ever experienced the one true love of your life, a love that for some reason could never be, you will understand why readers all over the world were so moved by this small, unknown first novel that they ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story

Platform: Genesis Game Gear Atari Jaguar Master System Super NES

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment

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Contra: Hard Corps

Platform: Mega Drive/Genesis

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: Konami

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Doom II: Hell on Earth

Platform: MS-DOS, Macintosh, Game Boy Advance, Tapwave Zodiac

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: GT Interactive Software

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Double Dribble: The Playoff Edition

Double Dribble: The Playoff Edition

Platform: Sega Genesis

Publisher: Konami

Down the World: Mervil's Ambition

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: ASCII

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