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Tuesday 22 December 1992

1992-12-22

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston. Chaplin, directed by Richard Attenborough, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while Dolores Claiborne by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Chaplin

Directed by: Richard Attenborough

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Geraldine Chaplin, Paul Rhys

Country: United States

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Scent of a Woman

Directed by: Martin Brest

Starring: Al Pacino, Chris O'Donnell, James Rebhorn

Country: United States

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Forever Young

Directed by: Steve Miner

Starring: Mel Gibson, Jamie Lee Curtis, Elijah Wood

Country: United States

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A Few Good Men

Directed by: Rob Reiner

Starring: Tom Cruise, Jack Nicholson, Demi Moore

Country: United States

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The Bodyguard

Directed by: Mick Jackson

Starring: Kevin Costner, Whitney Houston, Gary Kemp

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Sister Wendy's Odyssey

Starring: Wendy Beckett

Country: United Kingdom

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In Bed with Medinner

Starring: Bob Mills, Race Davies

Country: United Kingdom

X-Men

Written by: Mark Edward Edens, Sidney Iwanter, Eric Lewald

Starring: Cathal J. Dodd, George Buza, Norm Spencer, Cedric Smith

Country: United States

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American Justice

Starring: Bill Kurtis

Country: United States

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Packing Them In

Starring: Frank Skinner, Jenny Eclair, Roger Mann, Kevin Eldon

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 22 December 1992 ?

Holidays:
  • R.C. Saints - commemoration of Frances Xavier Cabrini
  • Spain: the main draw of Spanish National Lottery, where it is a Christmas tradition.
  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Capricorn
  • In the Northern Hemisphere, the winter solstice occurs on or very close to this date. In the Southern Hemisphere, the summer solstice occurs around this time.
  • Also see December 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 22 December
Famous Deaths:
  • Frederick William Franz: a member of the Governing Body of Jehovah's Witnesses and fourth President of Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society, dies at age 99 (born 1893).
  • Harry Bluestone: Film music Composer (Born 1907).
Facts:
  • Libyan MIG-23UB attacks Boeing 727 at Souk al-Sabt, 158 die.
  • The Archives of Terror are discovered.
  • Archives of Terror discovered by Dr. Martín Almada detailing the fates of thousands of Latin Americans who had been secretly kidnapped, tortured, and killed by the security services of Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, and Uruguay. This was known as Operation Condor.
  • President-elect Bill Clinton names the final members of his cabinet.
  • President George H. W. Bush pardons six national security officials implicated in the Iran–Contra affair, including Caspar Weinberger.

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1992?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: U.S. Enters Somalia -- Dec. 21, 1992
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9361
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.149

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 ?

Alone in the Dark

Platform: DOS, PC-98, FM Towns, 3DO, Mac OS, RISC OS, iOS

Genre: Survival horror

Publisher: Infogrames Entertainment, SA

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Buck Rogers: Matrix Cubed

Platform: DOS

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Strategic Simulations, Inc.

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Chatan Yarakuu Shanku – The Karate Tournament

Chatan Yarakuu Shanku – The Karate Tournament

Platform: Arcade

Genre: 2D Versus Fighting

Publisher: Mitchell Corporation

Clue

Platform: Sega Genesis •SNES

Genre: Strategy Board game

Publisher: Parker Brothers

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Cosmo's Cosmic Adventure

Cosmo's Cosmic Adventure

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Side scroller


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