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Friday 23 April 1993

1993-04-23

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of April people in US were listening to Informer by Snow. In UK Young At Heart by The Bluebells was in the top 5 hits. Benny & Joon, directed by Jeremiah Chechik, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while The Bridges Of Madison County 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 months ?

Benny & Joon

Directed by: Jeremiah Chechik

Starring: Johnny Depp, Mary Stuart Masterson, Aidan Quinn

Country: United States

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This Boy's Life

Directed by: Michael Caton-Jones

Starring: Robert De Niro, Leonardo DiCaprio, Ellen Barkin

Country: United States

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Indecent Proposal

Directed by: Adrian Lyne

Starring: Robert Redford, Demi Moore, Woody Harrelson

Country: United States

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The Sandlot

Directed by: David Mickey Evans

Starring: Tom Guiry, Mike Vitar, Patrick Renna

Country: United States

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Fire in the Sky

Directed by: Robert Lieberman

Starring: D.B. Sweeney, Robert Patrick, Craig Sheffer

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Riff Raff Element

Starring: Pippa Guard, Richard Hope, Celia Imrie

Country: United Kingdom

Monstervision

Starring: John Bloom, Wes Craven

Country: United States

The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends

Starring: Niamh Cusack, Enn Reitel, Mary Jane Bowe, Jenny Moore

Country: United Kingdom

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I, Lovett

Written by: Norman Lovett

Starring: Norman Lovett, Dicken Ashworth, Sara Corper, Geoffrey Hughes

Country: United Kingdom

Homicide: Life on the Street

Written by: Paul Attanasio

Starring: Richard Belzer, Clark Johnson, Yaphet Kotto, Kyle Secor

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 April 1993 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Gerard (d.1138)
  • UNESCO International Day of the Book in honor of Shakespeare's and Cervantes's death on April 23, 1616.
  • Turkey - National Sovereignty and Children's Day (1920)
  • Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut (Israeli Independence Day) for 2007: (the observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar).
  • Independence Day for the Conch Republic
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Facts:
  • Eritrea votes to secede from Ethiopia.
  • Eritreans vote overwhelmingly for independence from Ethiopia in a United Nations-monitored referendum.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.167
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Los Angeles -- Apr. 19, 1993
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9377

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 ?

Batman: The Animated Series

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Action

Publisher: Konami

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Bing Bing! Bingo

Bing Bing! Bingo

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Bingo board game

Publisher: KSS

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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Flash Hiders

Flash Hiders

Platform: PC-Engine Super CD-ROM²

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Right Stuff

Star Fox

Platform: Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Nintendo 64, GameCube, Nintendo DS, Nintendo 3DS, Wii U

Genre: Rail/Scrolling shooter action-adventure game

Publisher: Nintendo

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