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Sunday 1 August 1993

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 1, 1993). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Leon Thomas III and Leon Thomas. In that special week of August people in US were listening to Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40. In UK Living On My Own by Freddie Mercury was in the top 5 hits. Gumrah, directed by Mahesh Bhatt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while After All These Years by Susan Isaacs was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Politically Incorrect. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blades of Vengeance or ESPN Baseball Tonight.
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What the sky looked like on 1 August 1993

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?


Directed by: Mahesh Bhatt

Starring: Sanjay Dutt, Sridevi, Anupam Kher, Rahul Roy

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American Kickboxer 2

Directed by: Jenö Hodi

Starring: Dale Cook, Evan Lurie, Kathy Shower, David Graf

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Robin Hood: Men in Tights

Directed by: Mel Brooks

Starring: Cary Elwes, Richard Lewis, Roger Rees, Amy Yasbeck

Country: United States

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Rising Sun

Directed by: Philip Kaufman

Starring: Sean Connery, Wesley Snipes, Harvey Keitel, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

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Surf Ninjas

Directed by: Neal Israel

Starring: Ernie Reyes Sr., Rob Schneider, Ernie Reyes Jr., Nicolas Cowan

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TV Series

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

Politically Incorrect

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Face the Music

Directed by: Carol Wiseman

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Labor in Power

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 August 1993 ?

  • Orthodox Christianity - Procession of the Cross
  • Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago - Emancipation Day
  • St. Pellegrini/Peregrinus
  • Angola - Armed Forces Day
  • Switzerland - National Day
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Famous Deaths:
  • In the Summer House opens at Beaumont Theater NYC for 25 performances
  • She Loves Me closes at Criterion Theater NYC after 61 performances
  • Reggie Jackson enshrined in Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York
  • Walter Koenig, Checkov of Star Trek, suffers a heart attack
  • Riverboat gambling is launched in Mississippi state.

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Sport Games on 1 August 1993

Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Cannes - Marseille : 2 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 01, 1993 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1993 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. UB40 - Can't Help Falling In Love
  2. Whoomp! There It Is - Tag Team
  3. SWV - Weak
  4. The Proclaimers - I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)
  5. Onyx - Slam
  6. Janet Jackson - That's The Way Love Goes
  7. Jodeci - Lately
  8. Robin S - Show Me Love
  9. Knockin' Da Boots - H-Town
  10. I'll Never Get Over You (Getting Over Me) - Expose
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Jodeci - Lately
  2. Whoomp! (There It Is) - Tag Team
  3. Something's Goin' On - U.N.V.
  4. Lose Control/Girl U For Me - Silk
  5. SWV - Weak
  6. II D Extreme - Cry No More
  7. Whoot, There It Is - 95 South
  8. If I Had No Loot - Tony Toni Tone
  9. Toni Braxton - Another Sad Love Song
  10. Janet Jackson - That's The Way Love Goes
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Ayer - Luis Miguel
  2. Gloria Estefan - Mi Tierra
  3. Un Corazon Hecho Pedazos - Ednita Nazario
  4. No Debes Jugar - Selena
  5. Cuando Se Acaba El Amor - Guillermo Davila
  6. Coronita De Flores - Juan Luis Guerra 440
  7. Sentir - Jon Secada
  8. Ricky Martin - Me Amaras
  9. Los Carlos - Pideme La Luna
  10. Sobrevivire - Lucero
Top #5 songs in the UK
  1. Freddie Mercury - Living On My Own
  2. Urban Cookie Collective - The Key, The Secret
  3. It Keeps Rainin' (Tears From My Eyes) - Bitty McLean
  4. The River Of Dreams - Billy Joel
  5. Apache Indian - Nuff Vibes EP


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

After All These Years

By: Susan Isaacs

The day after her lavish wedding anniversary bash, Rosie Meyers gets a big surprise: her nouveau riche husband, Richie, is leaving her for a sultry, sophisticated, size-six MBA.

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Saving Grace

By: Julie Garwood

Bestselling author Julie Garwood has written an irresistible novel about a fierce Scottish Highlander and the English lady who will bring him to his knees, in this classic historical romance.In

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A World Waiting To Be Born

By: M. Scott Peck

Just as The Road Less Traveled provided hope and guidance for individuals seeking growth, this major new work by M. Scott Peck, M.D., offers a needed prescription for our deeply ailing society.

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The Night Manager

By: John le Carré

"A beautifully polished, utterly knowing and palpitating book."TIMEEnter the new world of post Cold War espionage. Penetrate the secret world of ruthless arms dealers and drug smugglers who have risen to

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

ESPN Baseball Tonight

Platform: MS-DOS Super NES[1] Sega Genesis Sega CD

Genre: Traditional baseball simulation

Publisher: Sony Imagesoft

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Nolan Hook

Nolan Hook

Platform: Super NES Genesis Master System Game Gear

Genre: 2D action platformer

Publisher: U.S. Gold Marvel Comics

Dragon's Lair III: The Curse of Mordread

Dragon's Lair III: The Curse of Mordread

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, DOS

Publisher: ReadySoft Incorporated

Star Fox

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

Blades of Vengeance

Blades of Vengeance

Platform: Sega Mega Drive/Genesis

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Of Mice and Men

Format: VHS release

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Studio: Disney

Format: VHS release; part of The Classics

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Ernest Saves Christmas

Format: VHS release

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Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot

Format: VHS release

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The Adventures of Huck Finn

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS release

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