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Tuesday 6 August 1991

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 6, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Irina Kulikova (model) and Kacey Rohl. In that special week of August people in US were listening to (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams. In UK (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams was in the top 5 hits. Showdown in Little Tokyo, directed by Mark L. Lester, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while Boss Of Bosses by Joseph F. O'Brien and Andris Kurins was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Roc. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Aldynes or EcoQuest.
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What the sky looked like on 6 August 1991

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Movies

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

Showdown in Little Tokyo

Directed by: Mark L. Lester

Starring: Dolph Lundgren, Brandon Lee, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Tia Carrere

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Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man

Directed by: Simon Wincer

Starring: Mickey Rourke, Don Johnson, Chelsea Field, Daniel Baldwin

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Defenseless

Directed by: Martin Campbell

Starring: Barbara Hershey, Sam Shepard, Mary Beth Hurt, J.T. Walsh

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The Doctor

Directed by: Randa Haines

Starring: William Hurt, Christine Lahti, Elizabeth Perkins, Mandy Patinkin

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Mystery Date

Directed by: Jonathan Wacks

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Teri Polo, Brian McNamara, Fisher Stevens

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TV Series

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

Roc

Directed by: Not specifed

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Luv und Lee

Directed by: Hans-Joachim Hildebrandt

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The Hidden Room

Directed by: Sinister Cinema

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Reporter Blues

Grande Pai

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 August 1991 ?

Holidays:
  • Jamaica - Independence Day
  • Roman Catholicism - several feasts, including those of at least 3 saints: Feast of the Transfiguration of Christ
  • St. Joachim (father of St. Mary, according to Catholic tradition)
  • St. Juatus
  • St. Pastor
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Harry Reasoner: American journalist and news anchor, one of the original anchors on the popular TV news shows, "60 Minutes.
  • Shapour Bakhtiar: Iranian prime minister (assassinated) (Born 1915).
  • Roland Michener: Canadian lawyer and politician 20th Governor General of Canada (d. 1991).
Facts:
  • Tim Berners-Lee releases files describing his idea for the World Wide Web. WWW debuts as a publicly available service on the Internet.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 06, 1991 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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

Boss Of Bosses

By: Joseph F. O'Brien and Andris Kurins

Paul Castellano headed New York's immensely powerful Gambino crime family for more than ten years. On December 16, 1985, he was gunned down in a spectacular shooting on Manhattan's fashionable

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Damage

By: Josephine Hart

“A passionate, elegant, ruthless story.” —Iris Murdoch The New York Times bestselling novel—now available as an ebookDamage is the gripping story of a man’s desperate obsession and scandalous love affair.

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Chutzpah

By: Alan M. Dershowitz

Lawyer and columnist Dershowitz, author of Reversal of Fortune looks back over his life experiences, specific cases, and historic causes to reflect on his generation of Jews in the US -

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Outer Banks

By: Anne Rivers Siddons

Yet another southern gothic twister from Siddons--though this time the author edges into the emotionally honest territory of, say, a Gail Godwin, right up until the very end, when she slams

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Aussie Rules Footy

Aussie Rules Footy

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Mattel

Aldynes

Aldynes

Platform: SuperGrafx PlayStation Network

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Hudson Soft

EcoQuest

EcoQuest

Platform: MS-DOS, Windows

Genre: Educational, Adventure

Publisher: Sierra Entertainment

Cadash

Platform: Arcade Game, TurboGrafx-16, Sega Mega Drive

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Taito

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Lemmings

Platform: Amiga, various

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Data East (arcade prototype) Sega (Mega Drive (Genesis PAL), SMS and GG) Ocean Software (GB, NES PAL) Sony (PSP) SunSoft (NES, MD/GEN, SNES, TG-16) Take-Two Interactive (GBC)

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Home videos

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

Memphis Belle

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: VHS release

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City Slickers

Studio: Columbia

Format: VHS release

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The Silence of the Lambs

Studio: Orion

Format: VHS release

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One Good Cop

Format: VHS release

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White Hunter Black Heart

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: VHS release

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