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Wednesday August 5, 1992

US date format: 8/5/1992, UK date format: 5/8/1992

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 5, 1992). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kit Tanton and Shehryaar Asif. In that special week of August people in US were listening to This Used To Be My Playground by Madonna. In UK Rhythm Is A Dancer by Snap! was in the top 5 hits. Husbands and Wives, directed by Woody Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while All Around The Town by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Larry Sanders Show. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Conquered Kingdoms or B.A.T. II – The Koshan Conspiracy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 5 August 1992

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Movies

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

Husbands and Wives

Directed by: Woody Allen

Starring: Woody Allen, Mia Farrow, Sydney Pollack, Judy Davis

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Waterland

Directed by: Stephen Gyllenhaal

Starring: Jeremy Irons, Sinéad Cusack, Ethan Hawke, Grant Warnock

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Rapid Fire

Directed by: Dwight H. Little

Starring: Brandon Lee, Powers Boothe, Nick Mancuso, Raymond J. Barry

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The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag

Directed by: Allan Moyle

Starring: Penelope Ann Miller, Eric Thal, Alfre Woodard, Julianne Moore

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Critters 4

Directed by: Rupert Harvey

Starring: Don Keith Opper, Terrence Mann, Paul Whitthorne, Anders Hove

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TV Series

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

The Larry Sanders Show

Written by: Dennis Klein, Garry Shandling

Starring: Garry Shandling, Jeffrey Tambor, Wallace Langham, Rip Torn

Country: United States

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Stay Tuned

Directed by: Peter Hyams

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Birdland

Directed by: Peter Lynch

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Boomerang

Directed by: Reginald Hudlin

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Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 August 1992 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Memmius
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
  • St. Afra and her companions
  • Burkina Faso - Independence Day
  • Croatia - Victory Day and National Thanksgiving Day
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 05 August
Famous Deaths:
  • Jeff Porcaro: American drummer songwriter and producer (Toto and Clover) (d. 1992).
  • Robert Muldoon: New Zealand politician who was first elected to Parliament on 11/26/1961, but became Minister of Finance from 1964-1972.
Facts:
  • 4 cops in Rodney King beating case indicted on civil rights charge
  • Walt Disney World welcomes its 400-millionth guest.

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 05, 1992 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1992 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Evidencias - Ana Gabriel
  2. Jon Secada - Otro Dia Mas Sin Verte
  3. Mucho Corazon - Luis Miguel
  4. Desde El Dia Que Te Fuiste - Pandora
  5. Mijares - Maria Bonita
  6. Un Hombre Secreto - Myriam Hernandez
  7. Milonga Sentimental - Julio Iglesias
  8. Pero Te Vas A Arrepentir - Los Yonic's
  9. Tampoco Fuiste Tu - Daniela Romo
  10. Raphael - Escandalo

Books

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

All Around The Town

By: Mary Higgins Clark

Mary Higgins Clark, the Queen of Suspense, crafts a terrifying story of murder and obsession with “a slambam finish” (Los Angeles Times Book Review).When

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Imzadi

By: Peter David

Imzadi: to the people of the planet Betazed, including Counselor Deanna Troi of the Starship Enterprise,™ it means "beloved" and denotes that which can never be truly broken.

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A Brilliant Madness

By: Patty Duke and Gloria Hochman

Brilliant Madness: Living with Manic Depressive Illness by Patty Duke. New York : Bantam Books, 1993,1992.

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Gerald'S Game

By: Stephen King

A different kind of bedtime story from Stephen King, as a game of seduction between a husband and wife ends in death.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Die Bahnwelt

Die Bahnwelt

Platform: Sharp X68000

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: Glodia

Conquered Kingdoms

Platform: PC DOS/MS-DOS

Genre: Strategy

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B.A.T. II – The Koshan Conspiracy

B.A.T. II – The Koshan Conspiracy

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, DOS

Genre: Adventure game, shoot 'em up, strategy game

Publisher: Ubi Soft

Agony

Agony

Platform: Amiga

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Psygnosis

Bomber Man World

Bomber Man World

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Action

Publisher: Irem

Home videos

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

Beauty and the Beast

Studio: Walt Disney Classics

Format: VHS release

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Batman Returns

Studio: Warner Bros

Format: VHS and Laserdisc release

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Encino Man

Format: VHS release

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Black Magic

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS and Laserdisc release

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Spartacus

Studio: Criterion Collection

Format: VHS and Laserdisc release

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