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Monday 28 August 1995

1995-08-28

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to You Are Not Alone by Michael Jackson. In UK Never Forget by Take That was in the top 5 hits. La Haine, directed by Mathieu Kassovitz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995 while From Potter's Field by Patricia Cornwell 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 months ?

La Haine

Directed by: Mathieu Kassovitz

Starring: Vincent Cassel, Hubert Kound, Sad Taghmaoui

Country: United States

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Desperado

Directed by: Robert Rodriguez

Starring: Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Joaquim de Almeida

Country: United States

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Mortal Kombat

Directed by: Paul Anderson

Starring: Christopher Lambert, Robin Shou, Linden Ashby

Country: United States

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Babe

Directed by: Chris Noonan

Starring: James Cromwell, Magda Szubanski, Christine Cavanaugh

Country: United States

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Kids

Directed by: Larry Clark

Starring: Leo Fitzpatrick, Justin Pierce, Chlo Sevigny

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Clinic

Starring: Danielle Abastado, Emanuel Arruda, Tom Burke, Joe Frank

Country: United States

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The Friday Night Armistice

Starring: Armando Iannucci, Peter Baynham, David Schneider, Danny Erskine

Country: United Kingdom

Rock Family Trees

Starring: John Peel

Country: United Kingdom

Trailer Park

Starring: Tom Davis

Country: United States

Father Ted

Starring: Dermot Morgan, Ardal O'Hanlon, Frank Kelly, Pauline McLynn

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 August 1995 ?

Holidays:
  • Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
  • Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Michael Ende: German author of fantasy and children's literature.
  • Earl Bascom: American painter, printmaker, rodeo performer and sculptor, raised in Canada, who portrayed his own experiences cowboying and rodeoing across the American and Canadian West.
  • Agnes Patrick: Campaigner, dies at 85.
  • Michael VerMeulen: Journalist, dies at 38.
Facts:
  • A Serbian mortar bomb near a Sarajevo market square kills 38 civilians.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: The 20th Century Blues. Detail painting 'Automat' (1927) by Edward Hopper; Des Moines Art Center Pe
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9498
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.289290

Books

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

From Potter's Field

By: Patricia Cornwell

In From Potter's Field, #1 New York Times bestselling author Patricia Cornwell enters the chilling world of Virginia's Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Kay Scarpetta—and a bold, brilliant killer from her past.Upon

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The Body Farm

By: Patricia Cornwell

When an eleven-year-old girl is found murdered, Kay Scarpetta, Chief Medical Examiner for the Commonwealth of Virginia, gets another chance at stopping one of the most heartless and horrifying serial killers of her career: the demented Temple Gault.

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Beach Music

By: Pat Conro

Five brothers reunite in South Carolina as their mother is dying. (H, Doubleday)

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Insomnia

By: Stephen King

A #1 national bestseller—“A yarn so packed with suspense, romance, literary reference, fascinating miscellaneous knowledge, and heart that only Stephen King could have written it. Marvelous—that is, full of marvels” (Booklist).“Sleep,

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Alien Soldier

Platform: Mega Drive

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: Sega

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Biomechanical Toy

Biomechanical Toy

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Platform game / Run and gun

Publisher: Gaelco

Curse of Dragor

Platform: Macintosh

Genre: Role playing game

Publisher: Domark

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Cho Ren Sha 68K

Cho Ren Sha 68K

Platform: Sharp X68000, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Famibe no Yosshin

Justice League Task Force

Platform: Mega Drive/Genesis, Super NES

Genre: Versus fighting game

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment

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