It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Hero by Mariah Carey.
In UK Mr Blobby by Mr Blobby was in the top 5 hits.
What's Eating Gilbert Grape, directed by Lasse Hallstrm, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in December 1993 ?
- In the Name of the Father
directed by Jim Sheridan
starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Pete Postlethwaite, Alison Crosbie
directed by George P. Cosmatos
starring: Kurt Russell, Val Kilmer, Sam Elliott
directed by Jonathan Demme
starring: Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington, Roberta Maxwell
- What's Eating Gilbert Grape
directed by Lasse Hallstrm
starring: Johnny Depp, Leonardo DiCaprio, Juliette Lewis
- Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit
directed by Bill Duke
starring: Whoopi Goldberg, Kathy Najimy, Maggie Smith
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Which were the important events of Tuesday, 21 December 1993 ?
Famous People died
- Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
- R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
- Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
: British general (Rangoon), dies at age 100.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1993 ?
What news were making the headlines those days in December 1993 ?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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 Madison County, and Francesca Johnson, the farm wife waiting for fulfillment of a girlhood dream.
by John Grisham
In a weedy lot on the outskirts of Memphis, two boys watch a shiny Lincoln pull up to the curb...Eleven-year-old Mark Sway and his younger brother were sharing a forbidden cigarette when a chance encounter with a suicidal lawyer left Mark knowing a bloody and explosive secret: the whereabouts of the most sought-after dead body in America.
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.
Proctor & Gamble Company GERMS (1993)
Canon Color Laser Copier Babirusa (1993)
Tell the world why Tuesday, 21 December 1993 is such a special date for you!