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Saturday 18 December 1993

1993-12-18

It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Again by Janet Jackson. In UK Mr Blobby by Mr Blobby was in the top 5 hits. Tombstone, directed by George P. Cosmatos, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while Slow Waltz In Cedar Bend by Robert James Waller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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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 ?

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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What's Eating Gilbert Grape

Directed by: Lasse Hallstrm

Starring: Johnny Depp, Leonardo DiCaprio, Juliette Lewis

Country: United States

Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit

Directed by: Bill Duke

Starring: Whoopi Goldberg, Kathy Najimy, Maggie Smith

Country: United States

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Schindler's List

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Adventures of Pete & Pete

Written by: Will McRobb, Chris Viscardi

Starring: Michael C. Maronna, Danny Tamberelli, Judy Grafe, Alison Fanelli

Country: United States

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Life in the Freezer

Starring: David Attenborough

Country: United Kingdom

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UFC PPV Events

Starring: Renan Barao, Bethe Correia, Jessamyn Duke, Anthony Johnson

Country: United States

The Wartime Kitchen and Garden

Starring: Harry Dodson

Country: United Kingdom

Strange But True?

Starring: Michael Aspel

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 18 December 1993 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - Feast of Epona (during Saturnalia)
  • R.C. Saints - Gatianus of Tours
  • Also see December 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Niger - Republic Day (autonomous in 1958)
  • Greek Orthodox Church ? Feast of Sebastian the Martyr
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 18 December
Famous Deaths:
  • Sam Wanamaker: American actor, he was the primary visionary and fund-raiser for the reconstruction of the Globe Theatre in London built according to the specifications in Shakespeare's day, with the same construction techniques.
  • Charizma: American rapper (Born 1973).
Facts:
  • Kevin Scott skates world record 1000 metre (1:12.54).
  • The United Nations General Assembly votes unanimously to appoint a UN High Commissioner for Human Rights.
  • The first corrected images from the Hubble Telescope are taken.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1993?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.201
  • Time: The Big Three. On cover: (L-R) Chrysler's Bob Eaton, Ford's Alex Trotman and GM's Jack Smith.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9411

Books

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

Dolores Claiborne

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 housekeeper with a long-hidden secret from her past...one

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Mixed Blessings

By: Danielle Steel

After the wedding of Diana Goode and Andrew Douglas, Diana teases that they will make a baby on their honeymoon. But long afterward, she is still not pregnant. As

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Mexico

By: James A. Michener

Pulitzer Prize–winning author James A. Michener, whose novels hurtle from the far reaches of history to the dark corners of the world, paints an intoxicating portrait of a land whose past and present are as turbulent, fascinating, and colorful as ...

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The Pelican Brief

By: John Grisham

In suburban Georgetown a killer's Reeboks whisper on the front floor of a posh home... In a seedy D.C. porno house a patron is swiftly garroted to death... The next day America learns that two of its Supreme Court justices ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bomberman '94

Platform: PC Engine, Sega Mega Drive/Genesis, Wii and Wii U (Virtual Console), PlayStation Network, Mobile Phone

Genre: Action, Maze

Publisher: Hudson Soft Sega (MD/GEN) Konami (Wii U)

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Dolucky no Kusayakiu

Dolucky no Kusayakiu

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Traditional baseball simulation

Publisher: Imagineer

Escape from Monster Manor

Platform: 3DO Interactive Multiplayer

Genre: Horror, first-person shooter

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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F-1 Sensation Formula 1 Sensation

F-1 Sensation Formula 1 Sensation

Platform: NES

Genre: Racing

Tetris Battle Gaiden

Tetris Battle Gaiden

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Bullet Proof Software


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