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Wednesday May 1, 1991

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 1, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Marcus Stroman and Lindsay Pearce. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Baby Baby by Amy Grant. In UK The One And Only by Chesney Hawkes was in the top 5 hits. What About Bob?, directed by Frank Oz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while Aspen Gold by Janet Dailey was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching All Good Things. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Eye of the Beholder or The Berlin Wall.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 1 May 1991

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Movies

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

What About Bob?

Directed by: Frank Oz

Starring: Bill Murray, Richard Dreyfuss, Julie Hagerty, Charlie Korsmo

Country: United States

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Robin Hood

Directed by: John Irvin

Starring: Patrick Bergin, Uma Thurman, Jürgen Prochnow, Edward Fox

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Sweet Talker

Directed by: Michael Jenkins

Starring: Bryan Brown, Karen Allen, Justin Rosniak, Chris Haywood

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Yôkai hantâ: Hiruko

Directed by: Shin'ya Tsukamoto

Starring: Kenji Sawada, Masaki Kudou, Hideo Murota, Naoto Takenaka

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F/X2

Directed by: Richard Franklin

Starring: Bryan Brown, Brian Dennehy, Rachel Ticotin, Joanna Gleason

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TV Series

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

All Good Things

Directed by: Andrew Jarecki

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Vorsicht! Falke!

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The Astronomers

Starring: Vera C. Rubin, Tony Tyson, John Lowry Dobson, John E. Conway

Country: United States

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Swamp Thing

Directed by: Wes Craven

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Separate But Equal

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 May 1991 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint James the Less.
  • Saint Sigismund of Burgundy.
  • Saint Florine
  • Saint Augustin Schoeffer
  • Saint Theodulf.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Will Rogers Follies opens at Palace Theater NYC for 983 performances
  • Actor Robert Duvall weds Sharon Brophy
  • Rickey Henderson of the Oakland Athletics steals his 939th base, making him the all-time leader in this category. However, his accomplishment is overshadowed later that evening by Nolan Ryan of the Texas Rangers, when he pitches his seventh career no-hitter, breaking his own record.
  • Skin-Spit-Skin featuring lesbain, homosexual and hetrosexual nude couples caressing, is seen by 5,000 in New York City
  • Tx Ranger Nolan Ryan pitches record 7th no hitter (beats Toronto 3-0)

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 01, 1991 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1991 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. I'm Dreamin' (From "New Jack City") - Christopher Williams
  2. Whatever You Want - Tony Toni Tone
  3. It Should've Been You - Teddy Pendergrass
  4. Call Me - Phil Perry
  5. Backyard - Pebbles (With Salt-N-Pepa)
  6. My Heart Is Failing Me - Riff
  7. B Angie B - I Don't Want To Lose Your Love
  8. Thanx 4 The Funk - The Boys
  9. C+C Music Factory - Here We Go
  10. Surface - All I Want Is You
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. No Basta - Franco de Vita
  2. Banda Blanca - Sopa De Caracol
  3. Mi Deseo - Los Bukis
  4. Ednita Nazario - Lo Que Son Las Cosas
  5. Gloria Estefan - Desde La Oscuridad
  6. Demasiado Herida - Paloma San Basilio
  7. Esa Mujer - Jose Jose
  8. Te Pareces Tanto A El - Myriam Hernandez
  9. Quien Eres Tu - Yuri
  10. Emmanuel - No He Podido Verte

Books

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

Aspen Gold

By: Janet Dailey

Kit Masters, born and brought up on an Aspen ranch, left to pursue an acting career in Hollywood but she is a woman with a strong sense of family, loyalty, and

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The Druid Of Shannara

By: Terry Brooks

In the three hundred years since the death of the Druid Allanon, the evil Shadowen have seized control of the Four Lands.

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Heartbeat

By: Danielle Steel

Bill Thigpen, writer producer of the No.1 daytime TV drama was so busy watching his career soar that he never noticed his marriage collapse.

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The Eagle Has Flown

By: Jack Higgins

Higgins he picks up where he left off in The Eagle Has Landed with Nazi commando Kurt Steiner and killer/Irish patriot Liam Devlin.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Eye of the Beholder

Eye of the Beholder

Platform: DOS, Amiga, Sega CD, SNES, PC-98

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Strategic Simulations, Inc. Capcom (SNES) Sega (Sega CD) Pony Canyon, Inc. (PC-98)

Bubble Trouble

Bubble Trouble

Platform: Atari Lynx

Genre: Side-scrolling/ Platform

Game Boy Wars

Game Boy Wars

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: turn-based tactics

Publisher: Nintendo

Comet Busters!

Comet Busters!

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Multi-directional shooter

The Berlin Wall

The Berlin Wall

Platform: Arcade Game Sega Game Gear

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Kaneko

Home videos

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

Navy SEALs

Format: VHS release

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Oscar

Studio: Touchstone

Format: VHS release

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Taking Care of Business

Studio: Touchstone

Format: VHS release

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F/X2

Studio: Orion

Format: VHS release

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The Rescuers Down Under

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS release, part of Walt Disney Classics

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