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Saturday 16 May 1992

1992-05-16

It was Saturday, 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. Alien³, directed by David Fincher, 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 ?

Alien³

Directed by: David Fincher

Starring: Sigourney Weaver, Charles S. Dutton, Charles Dance

Country: United States

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Far and Away

Directed by: Ron Howard

Starring: Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Thomas Gibson

Country: United States

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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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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 16 May 1992 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint HonorT of Amiens
  • Saint Andrew Bobola
  • Saint Ubaldus
  • Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
  • Saint Simon Stock
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Chalino Sanchez: Mexican musician (Born 1960).
  • Marisa Mell: Austrian actress who became a cult figure of 1960s Italian B-movies.
Facts:
  • Smells Like Nirvana, by Weird Al Yankovic hits #35
  • Polls show Perot, Bush and Clinton could be in a deadlock
  • US space shuttle STS-49 lands (maiden voyage of Endeavour).
  • US polls show presidential candidates Ross Perot, George Bush, and Bill Clinton could be in a deadlock.
  • 118th Preakness: Chris McCarron aboard Pine Bluff wins in 1:55.6.

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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?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.118
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Los Angeles Riots -- May 11, 1992
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9328

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 ?

Air Combat

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation

Genre: Combat flight simulator

Publisher: Namco

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Ashes of Empire

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Microprose

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Battle Soccer: Field no Hasha

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Sports (soccer)

Publisher: Banpresto

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Chakan: The Forever Man

Chakan: The Forever Man

Platform: Sega Mega Drive Game Gear

Genre: 2D action platformer

Publisher: NA Sega; EU Sega

EPIC

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, DOS, NEC PC-9801

Genre: Space combat sim

Publisher: Ocean Software

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