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Monday 17 January 1994

1994-01-17

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to All For Love by Bryan Adams. 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 Bottoms Up! by Joyce L. Vedral 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 ?

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 Ferguson Theory

Starring: Craig Ferguson, Juliette Gilmour, Molly Innes, Jonathan Kydd

Country: United Kingdom

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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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 January 1994 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
  • Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • 6.6 Earthquake hits Los Angeles killing 60, $30B in damage
  • Liz Taylor released from the hospital after hip treatment
  • In Northridge, California, a magnitude 6.7 earthquake occurs. Sixty people were killed, more than 7,000 injured, 20,000 homeless and more than 40,000 buildings damaged in Los Angeles, Ventura, Orange and San Bernardino Counties. Severe damage occurred in the San Fernando Valley. Collapsed overpasses closed sections of the Santa Monica Freeway, the Antelope Valley Freeway, the Simi Valley Freeway and the Golden State Freeway. Total damage: US$30 billion.
  • 1994 Northridge Earthquake: A magnitude 6.7 earthquake hits Northridge, California.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1994?

  • Time: Computer model of DNA by Dan Richardson-The Stock Shop-Medichrome.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9415
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.205

Books

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

Bottoms Up!

By: Joyce L. Vedral

Vedral has created a total exercise programme that burns even more fat than her best-selling Fat-Burning Workout. She uses the secrets of champion bodybuilders to show how to change your shape into a tight, toned, perfect body.

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The Pelican Brief

By: John Grisham

In suburban Georgetown, a killer’s Reeboks whisper on the floor of a posh home. In a seedy D.C. porno house, a patron is swiftly garroted to death.

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The Bridges of Madison County

By: Robert James Waller

The legendary love story, the bestselling hardcover novel of all time, and the major motion picture starring Clint Eastwood and Meryl Streep. This is the story of Robert Kincaid, the photographer and free spirit searching for the covered bridges of ...

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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Arya Vaiv

Arya Vaiv

Platform: Amiga, MS-DOS

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Dongleware Verlags GmbH

Asuka 120% Burning Fest

Platform: FM Towns, X68000, TurboDuo, PC-Engine, Sega Saturn, PlayStation

Genre: Fighting game, bishōjo

Publisher: FamilySoft

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Burn Cycle

Platform: CD-i, Mac OS, Windows

Genre: Interactive movie Point-and-click adventure

Publisher: Philips Interactive Media

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Dawn Patrol

Platform: Amiga, DOS

Genre: Combat flight simulator

Publisher: Empire Interactive

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Demon's Crest

Platform: Super NES

Publisher: Capcom

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