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Tuesday 12 May 1992

1992-05-12

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Jump by Kris Kross. In UK Please Don't Go by KWS was in the top 5 hits. Lethal Weapon 3, directed by Richard Donner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while The Pelican Brief by John Grisham 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 ?

Lethal Weapon 3

Directed by: Richard Donner

Starring: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci

Country: United States

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FernGully: The Last Rainforest

Directed by: Bill Kroyer

Starring: Samantha Mathis, Christian Slater, Robin Williams

Country: United States

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Newsies

Directed by: Kenny Ortega

Starring: Christian Bale, Bill Pullman, Robert Duvall

Country: United States

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Beethoven

Directed by: Brian Levant

Starring: Charles Grodin, Bonnie Hunt, Dean Jones

Country: United States

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The Cutting Edge

Directed by: Paul M. Glaser

Starring: D.B. Sweeney, Moira Kelly, Roy Dotrice

Country: United States

TV Series

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

Mr. Wakefield's Crusade

Starring: Peter Capaldi, Richard Griffiths, Pam Ferris, Mossie Smith

Country: United Kingdom

Mann & Machine

Written by: Robert De Laurentiis, Dick Wolf

Starring: David Andrews, Yancy Butler, S. Epatha Merkerson

Country: United States

Mr. Bean

Starring: Rowan Atkinson

Country: United Kingdom

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The Powers That Be

Written by: David Crane, Marta Kauffman

Starring: John Forsythe, Holland Taylor, Eve Gordon, Peter MacNicol

Country: United States

The Big One

Starring: Michael McShane, Sandi Toksvig

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 May 1992 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Epiphanius
  • Saint Domitilla
  • Day of Finnishness in Finland; Commemoration day of J. V. Snellman.
  • International Nurses Day
  • Saint Modoald
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Joe Burke: President (KC Royals), dies at 68.
  • Nikos Gatsos: Greek poet and songwriter (d. 1992).
  • Lenny Montana: American actor (Born 1926).
  • Robert Reed: American actor best known for being the paterfamilias Mike Brady in the TV series "The Brady Bunch," a silly, corny and endearing show which ran from 1969-1974.
Facts:
  • 1st Belgian woman (Ingrid Baeyens) to ascend Mount Everest
  • Joe Burke, president (Kansas City Royals), dies at age 68.
  • The United States recalls United States Ambassador to Yugoslavia Warren Zimmermann to protest military aggression against Bosnia and Hercegovina.

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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 1992?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Los Angeles Riots -- May 11, 1992
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9328
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.117

Books

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

Scarlett

By: Alexandra Ripley

The timeless tale continues... The most popular and beloved American historical novel ever written, Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind is unparalleled in its portrayal of men and women at once larger than life but as real as ourselves.

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Needful Things

By: Stephen King

Now available for the first time in a mass-market premium paperback edition—master storyteller Stephen King presents the classic #1 New York Times bestseller about a mysterious store than can sell you whatever you desire—but not without exacting a terrible price ...

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No Greater Love

By: Danielle Steel

It was the maiden voyage of the Titanic, the greatest ship ever built, and in one fatal, unforgettable night, the sea shattered the lives and future of an extraordinary family, the Winfields.

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The Sum Of All Fears

By: Tom Clancy

A major motion picture starring Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman, James Cromwell, Alan Bates and Michael Byrne!Peace may finally be at hand in the Middle East—as Deputy Director of the CIA Jack Ryan lays the groundwork for a peace plan that ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bulls vs. Blazers and the NBA Playoffs

Platform: Sega Mega Drive/Genesis, Super NES

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Clyde's Adventure

Clyde's Adventure

Platform: PC

Genre: Action, Strategy

Publisher: Moonlite Software

Crystal Kingdom Dizzy

Crystal Kingdom Dizzy

Platform: Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Amiga, Atari ST, DOS, CD32

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Codemasters

Cybernator

Cybernator

Platform: Super NES, PlayStation 2

Genre: Run and gun, Platformer

Publisher: JP Masaya; NA Konami

Championship Manager series

Championship Manager series

Platform: PC, Xbox, PlayStation, PlayStation Portable

Genre: sport


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