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Thursday 5 December 1991

It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Daniel Sulzbach and Jacopo Sala. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Black Or White by Michael Jackson. In UK Dizzy by Vic Reeves & The Wonder Stuff was in the top 5 hits. The Last Boy Scout, directed by Tony Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while Scarlett by Alexandra Ripley was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The julekalender. If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Adventures of Star Saver Rubble Saver or DartMUD.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1991 or at December 05 across the years.

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TV Series

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

Children of the North

Starring: Tony Doyle, Michael Gough, John Kavanagh, Patrick Malahide

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Jute City

Starring: David O'Hara, Joanna Roth, Clive Russell, John McGlynn

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

I'll Fly Away

Written by: Joshua Brand, John Falsey

Starring: Sam Waterston, Regina Taylor, Jeremy London, Ashlee Levitch

Country: United States

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Good & Evil

Written by: Susan Harris

Starring: Teri Garr, Margaret Whitton, Mark Blankfield, Lane Davies

Country: United States

Homefront

Written by: Lynn Marie Latham, Bernard Lechowick

Starring: Kyle Chandler, Sammi Davis, Ken Jenkins, Mimi Kennedy

Country: United States

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Last Boy Scout

Directed by: Tony Scott

Starring: Bruce Willis, Damon Wayans, Chelsea Field

Country: United States

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Hook

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Robin Williams, Julia Roberts

Country: United States

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Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country

Directed by: Nicholas Meyer

Starring: William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley

Country: United States

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My Girl

Directed by: Howard Zieff

Starring: Anna Chlumsky, Macaulay Culkin, Dan Aykroyd

Country: United States

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The Addams Family

Directed by: Barry Sonnenfeld

Starring: Anjelica Huston, Raul Julia, Christopher Lloyd

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 December 1991 ?

Holidays:
  • Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
  • Day of the Ninja
  • Austria - Krampus
  • Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 05 December
Famous Deaths:
  • Jill Browne: Dies at 54.
  • Aad Mansfield: soccer player/trainer (ADO/Feyenoord/FC Utrecht), dies.
  • Richard Speck: American homicide, a mass murderer who gained entry to a dorm for student nurses, knifing and strangling eight and raping one on 7/14/1966.
  • Robert Karvelas: American actor (Born 1921).
Facts:
  • Catskills on Broadway opens at Lunt-Fontanne NYC for 452 performances
  • New York Daily News files for bankruptcy protection under chapter 11.
  • Charles Keating Jr (Lincoln Savings and Loan fraud), found guilty.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1991?

  • Time: 50th anniversary Japanese sneak attack on Pearl Harbor shows the sinking battleship Arizona
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9306
  • Life: John F Kennedy

Books

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

Jurassic Park

By: Michael Crichton

From the author of Timeline, Sphere, and Congo, this is the classic thriller of science run amok that took the world by storm. #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “Wonderful .

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The Plains Of Passage

By: Jean M. Auel

Jean M. Auel’s enthralling Earth’s Children® series has become a literary phenomenon, beloved by readers around the world. In a brilliant novel as vividly authentic and entertaining as those that came before, Jean M.

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Four Past Midnight

By: Stephen King

The #1 New York Times bestseller—four chilling novellas from Stephen King that will “grab you and not let go” (The Washington Post).One Past Midnight: “The Langoliers” takes a red-eye flight from Los Angeles to Boston into a most unfriendly sky.

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The Witching Hour

By: Anne Rice

Demonstrating once again her gift for spellbinding stoyrtelling, Anne Rice makes real a family of witches--a family given to poetry and incest, to murder and philsophy, a family that is itself haunted by a powerful, dangerous and seductive being."Unfolds

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Black Heart

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: UPL

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Chuck Yeager's Air Combat

Platform: MS-DOS, Apple Macintosh

Genre: Flight simulator

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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The Adventures of Star Saver Rubble Saver

The Adventures of Star Saver Rubble Saver

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: 2D action platformer

DartMUD

DartMUD

Platform: Platform independent

Genre: Fantasy MUD

E.S.S. Mega

Platform: MS-DOS, Atari ST, Amiga CDTV

Genre: Simulation

Publisher: Tomahawk

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