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Wednesday 24 August 1994

1994-08-24

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to I'll Make Love To You by Boyz II Men. In UK Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet was in the top 5 hits. Natural Born Killers, directed by Oliver Stone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994 while In the Kitchen With Rosie by Rosie Dale 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 ?

Natural Born Killers

Directed by: Oliver Stone

Starring: Woody Harrelson, Juliette Lewis, Tom Sizemore

Country: United States

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Color of Night

Directed by: Richard Rush

Starring: Bruce Willis, Jane March, Rubn Blades

Country: United States

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The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

Directed by: Stephan Elliott

Starring: Hugo Weaving, Guy Pearce, Terence Stamp

Country: United States

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Airheads

Directed by: Michael Lehmann

Starring: Brendan Fraser, Steve Buscemi, Adam Sandler

Country: United States

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The Little Rascals

Directed by: Penelope Spheeris

Starring: Travis Tedford, Bug Hall, Brittany Ashton Holmes

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Human Animal

Starring: Desmond Morris

Country: United Kingdom

Floyd on Italy

Starring: Keith Floyd

Country: United Kingdom

Roughnecks

Written by: Kieran Prendiville

Starring: Teresa Banham, Colum Convey, Paul Copley, James Cosmo

Country: United Kingdom

The Steven Banks Show

Starring: Steven Banks

Country: United States

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Inside the Actors Studio

Starring: James Lipton

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 August 1994 ?

Holidays:
  • Liberia: Flag Day
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
  • Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
  • Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
  • Sierra Leone: President's Birthday
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Facts:
  • Israel and PLO initialed accord giving autonomy to Palestinians in West Bank in education, health, taxation, social welfare and tourism
  • Kieren Perkins swims world record 1500m free style (14:41.66)
  • Jeffrey Katzenberg resigns from the Walt Disney Company.
  • Initial accord between Israel and the PLO about partial self-rule of the Palestinians on the West Bank.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Baseball fans are being turned off by greed. Man holding sign saying ''Thank God for Football''
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9446
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.236

Books

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

In the Kitchen With Rosie

By: Rosie Dale

Cookbook with 50 recipes that helped Oprah lose weight. (H, Knopf)

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Forrest Gump

By: Winston Groom

Six foot six, 242 pounds, and possessed of a scant IQ of 70, Forrest Gump is the lovable, surprisingly savvy hero of this classic comic tale.

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The Gift

By: Danielle Steel

On a June day, a young woman in a summer dress steps off a Chicago-bound bus into a small midwestern town. She doesn't intend to stay.

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The Celestine Prophecy

By: James Redfield

20TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION OF THE CLASSIC BESTSELLER WITH A NEW PREFACE.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dragon's Lair II: Time Warp

Platform: Arcade, CD-i, PC, DVD, Blu-ray, iOS, PlayStation 3, Wii, DSiWare, Amiga, Atari ST, MS-DOS, Macintosh

Genre: Interactive movie

Publisher: Digital Leisure, EA (iOS port)

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Attack of the Zolgear

Attack of the Zolgear

Platform: Arcade Game Theater 6

Genre: Shooting

Publisher: Namco

Body Count

Platform: Sega Genesis

Genre: Rail shooter

Publisher: Sega

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Brian Lara Cricket

Platform: Sega Mega Drive Microsoft Windows Amiga

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Codemasters

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Denjinmakai

Denjinmakai

Platform: Arcade, Super Famicom

Publisher: Banpresto


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