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Saturday 24 December 1994

1994-12-24

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Here Comes The Hotstepper by Ini Kamoze. In UK Stay Another Day by East 17 was in the top 5 hits. Street Fighter, directed by Steven E. de Souza, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994 while Crossing the Threshold of Hope by His Holiness John Paul II was one of the best selling books.
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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 ?

Street Fighter

Directed by: Steven E. de Souza

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Raul Julia, Ming-Na

Country: United States

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Ri¢hie Ri¢h

Directed by: Donald Petrie

Starring: Macaulay Culkin, Edward Herrmann, John Larroquette

Country: United States

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Little Women

Directed by: Gillian Armstrong

Starring: Susan Sarandon, Winona Ryder, Kirsten Dunst

Country: United States

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Legends of the Fall

Directed by: Edward Zwick

Starring: Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Aidan Quinn

Country: United States

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Dumb & Dumber

Directed by: Peter Farrelly

Starring: Jim Carrey, Jeff Daniels, Lauren Holly

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The 5 Mrs. Buchanans

Written by: Marc Cherry, Jamie Wooten

Starring: Judith Ivey, Beth Broderick, Harriet Sansom Harris, Charlotte Ross

Country: United States

Friends

Written by: David Crane, Marta Kauffman

Starring: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc

Country: United States

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The Puzzle Place

Written by: Rob Stork

Starring: Alice Dinnean, Peter Linz, Noel MacNeal, Jim Martin

Country: United States

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The Human Animal

Starring: Desmond Morris

Country: United Kingdom

Floyd on Italy

Starring: Keith Floyd

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 December 1994 ?

Holidays:
  • December 24 is celebrated as the day before Christmas, thus called Christmas Eve.
  • It is the day when food is traditionally set out for Santa Claus and his reindeer. Children around the world are urged to go to bed early so they are not awake when he arrives.
  • In Hungary, Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, Norway, the Czech Republic and Slovakia among others, this is the day that presents are exchanged and opened.
  • The Declaration of Christmas Peace takes place in the Old Great Square of Turku, Finland's official Christmas City, according to old traditions dating back to the Middle Ages.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • 4 Moslem fundamentalists capture Air France pilot in Algiers

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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.254
  • Time: Majority Whip Newt Gingrich.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9463

Books

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

Crossing the Threshold of Hope

By: His Holiness John Paul II

Crossing the Threshold of Hope by His Holiness John Paul II in Vietnamese.

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Don't Stand Too Close to a Naked Man

By: Tim Allen

The comic who's a guy's guy is now a bookseller's dream. The star of ABC's Home Improvement, the #1 show on television, Tim Allen has written the book millions have been awaiting--the naked truth about his outlook on life, love, ...

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Politically Correct Bedtime Stories

By: James Finn Garner

In a collection guaranteed to provoke both laughter and thought, 14 timeless fairy tales are revisited and reworked to become relevant fables for more modern times.

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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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Airlines

Platform: DOS

Genre: Simulation

Publisher: Take-Two Interactive

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An American Tail: Fievel Goes West

An American Tail: Fievel Goes West

Platform: Super NES

Genre: 2D action platformer

Publisher: Hudson Soft

Angelique

Platform: Super Famicom, PC-FX, Sega Saturn, Windows, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS

Genre: Dating sim

Publisher: Koei NEC Home Electronics

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Wolverine Adamantium Rage

Platform: Sega Genesis, Super NES

Genre: Action

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment (Genesis) LJN (Super NES)

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