Friday May 01, 1992

US date format: 5/1/1992, UK date format: 1/5/1992

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 1, 1992). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Hani (singer) and Madeline Brewer. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Jump by Kris Kross. In UK Deeply Dippy by Right Said Fred was in the top 5 hits. Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me, directed by David Lynch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while French Silk by Sandra Brown was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alisia Dragoon or Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes II.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me

Directed by: David Lynch

Starring: Sheryl Lee, Ray Wise, Mädchen Amick, Dana Ashbrook

Country: United States of America

Benny's Video

Directed by: Michael Haneke

Starring: Arno Frisch, Angela Winkler, Ulrich Mühe, Ingrid Stassner

Lethal Weapon 3

Directed by: Richard Donner

Starring: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci, Rene Russo

Country: United States of America

Dust Devil

Directed by: Richard Stanley

Starring: Robert John Burke, Chelsea Field, Zakes Mokae, John Matshikiza

The Vagrant

Directed by: Chris Walas

Starring: Bill Paxton, Michael Ironside, Marshall Bell, Mitzi Kapture

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 01, 1992?


    Holidays

  • Saint James the Less.
  • Saint Sigismund of Burgundy.
  • Saint Florine
  • Saint Augustin Schoeffer
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    Events

  • LA Dodgers postpone 3 games due to racial riots due to Rodney King

    Famous Deaths

  • Sharon Redd: American house music and urban...

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends

Starring: Niamh Cusack, Enn Reitel, Mary Jane Bowe, Jenny Moore

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Gingerbread Man

Directed by: Karthik Chandran

Familie Heinz Becker

Video Girl Ai

Directed by: Mizuho Nishikubo

Lucky Luke

Directed by: Terence Hill

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1992?

Books

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

French Silk

By: Sandra Brown

Like the city of New Orleans itself, Claire Laurent is a vibrant beauty laced with a mysterious elusiveness. The founder of French Silk, a fabulous lingerie company, she has fought hard

Den Of Thieves

By: James B. Stewart

A #1 bestseller from coast to coast, Den of Thieves tells the full story of the insider-trading scandal that nearly destroyed Wall Street, the men who pulled it off, and the

Rising Sun

By: Michael Crichton

On the forty-fifth floor of the Nakamoto Tower in downtown L. A. a grand opening celebration is in full swing at the new American headquarters of the immense Japanese conglomerate.

For Love Alone

By: Ivana Trump

Dazzled by the glamour of her new life as the wife of American tycoon Adam Graham, Czechoslovakian-born champion skier Katrinka Graham is, nonetheless, unable to forget the anguish of

Vox

By: Nicholson Baker

Baker has written a novel that remaps the territory of sex--solitary and telephonic, lyrical and profane, comfortable and dangerous. Written in the form of a phone conversation between two strangers, Vox

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Clue

Platform: Sega Genesis •SNES

Genre: Strategy Board game

Publisher: Parker Brothers

Alisia Dragoon

Platform: Sega Genesis

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: JP Game Arts

Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes II

Platform: NEC PC-8801, NEC PC-9801, Mega Drive, Super Famicom, PC Engine, MS-DOS, PlayStation, Sega Saturn

Genre: Role-playing game

Publisher: Falcom

Championship Hockey

Platform: Sega Master System[2] Game Gear

Genre: Traditional ice hockey simulation

Publisher: U.S. Gold

Color Lines

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Gamos


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