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Sunday 24 December 1995

1995-12-24

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey. In UK Cotton Eye Joe by Rednex was in the top 5 hits. Dead Man Walking, directed by Tim Robbins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995 while The Christmas Box by Richard Paul Evans 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 30 days ?

Dead Man Walking

Directed by: Tim Robbins

Starring: Susan Sarandon, Sean Penn, Robert Prosky

Country: United States

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Twelve Monkeys

Directed by: Terry Gilliam

Starring: Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt

Country: United States

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Four Rooms

Directed by: Allison Anders

Starring: Tim Roth, Amanda De Cadenet, David Proval

Country: United States

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Jumanji

Directed by: Joe Johnston

Starring: Robin Williams, Kirsten Dunst, Bonnie Hunt

Country: United States

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Heat

Directed by: Michael Mann

Starring: Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Val Kilmer

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Mr. Show with Bob and David

Written by: David Cross, Bob Odenkirk

Starring: David Cross, Bob Odenkirk, John Ennis, Jay Johnston

Country: United States

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In Search of Happiness

Starring: Angus Deayton

Country: United Kingdom

Neon Genesis Evangelion

Written by: Hideaki Anno

Starring: Spike Spencer, Allison Keith, Sue Ulu, Amanda Winn Lee

Country: Japan

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Um die 30

Starring: Dominic Raacke

Country: Germany

What a Mess

Written by: Elana Lesser, Cliff Ruby, Frank Muir

Starring: Ryan O'Donohue, Jo Ann Harris, Joe Nipote, Frank Muir

Country: United States

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Find out your future

Find out your future

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 December 1995 ?

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.
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD cards from 24 December 1995 to enjoy the time of your life

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1995?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.306
  • Time: Moses Breaking the Tablets the Law', colored engraving by Gustave Dore from the Granger Collection,
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9514

Books

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

The Christmas Box

By: Richard Paul Evans

A special anniversary edition of the unforgettable Christmas classic that has touched the hearts of millions of readers: “the most popular holiday tale since Tiny Tim” (Newsweek).Since

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The Road Ahead

By: Bill Gates

Owner name stamp and phone number written on almost blank page following first end page. Pages are clean and binding is tight.

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Miss America

By: Howard Stern

Shock-jock radio host Howard Stern (Private Parts) shares his own offbeat, outrageous views and offensive observations on life, the world, modern American society—and more—in the massive #1 New York Times bestseller Miss America.

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Five Days in Paris

By: Danielle Steel

As president of a major pharmaceutical empire, Peter Haskell has everything. Power, position, a career and a family, which mean everything to him, and for which he has sacrificed a great deal.

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Remember when

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Baku Baku Animal

Baku Baku Animal

Platform: Arcade Game, Sega Saturn, Sega Game Gear, PC, Sega Master System, Mobile phones

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Sega

Beyond the Beyond

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

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Defcon 5

Platform: PC DOS, PlayStation, Sega Saturn, 3DO Interactive Multiplayer

Genre: Adventure, first-person shooter

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FIFA Soccer 96

Platform: Windows DOS Sega 32X Sega Mega Drive SNES Game Boy Sega Game Gear PlayStation Sega Saturn

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Electronic Arts Black Pearl Software (Game Boy and Game Gear)

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Final Fight 3

Platform: Super NES

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Capcom

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Tell the world why 24 December 1995 is such a special date for you!