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Friday 6 August 1993

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 6, 1993). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Charlotte McKinney and Hopper Penn. In that special week of August people in US were listening to Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40. In UK Living On My Own by Freddie Mercury was in the top 5 hits. Searching for Bobby Fischer, directed by Steven Zaillian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while Embraced By The Light by Betty J. Eadie with Curtis Taylor was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Politically Incorrect. If you liked videogames you were probably playing F1 / Formula One or The Chaos Engine.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 6 August 1993

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Movies

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

Searching for Bobby Fischer

Directed by: Steven Zaillian

Starring: Joe Mantegna, Ben Kingsley, Max Pomeranc, Joan Allen

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The Secret Garden

Directed by: Agnieszka Holland

Starring: Kate Maberly, Maggie Smith, Heydon Prowse, Andrew Knott

Country: United States

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Heart and Souls

Directed by: Ron Underwood

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Charles Grodin, Alfre Woodard, Kyra Sedgwick

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Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday

Directed by: Adam Marcus

Starring: John D. LeMay, Kari Keegan, Kane Hodder, Steven Williams

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Gumrah

Directed by: Mahesh Bhatt

Starring: Sanjay Dutt, Sridevi, Anupam Kher, Rahul Roy

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TV Series

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

Politically Incorrect

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Face the Music

Directed by: Carol Wiseman

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Labor in Power

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Storm from the East

Weinerville

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 August 1993 ?

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
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Japan Hosokawa government begins
  • Pope John Paul II publishes Veritatis splendor encyclical
  • Heavy rains and debris kill 72 in the Kagoshima and Aira areas of Kyushu, Japan.

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Sport Games on 6 August 1993

Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Lille - Lens : 0 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 06, 1993 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 1993?

Life magazine Beano comics

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1993 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Gloria Estefan - Mi Tierra
  2. Ayer - Luis Miguel
  3. Un Corazon Hecho Pedazos - Ednita Nazario
  4. No Debes Jugar - Selena
  5. Coronita De Flores - Juan Luis Guerra 440
  6. Ricky Martin - Me Amaras
  7. Cuando Se Acaba El Amor - Guillermo Davila
  8. Sobrevivire - Lucero
  9. Ella Es - Los Fantasmas del Caribe
  10. Los Carlos - Pideme La Luna

Books

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

Embraced By The Light

By: Betty J. Eadie with Curtis Taylor

Embraced by the Light is an Eadie and Taylor book in which Betty Eadie narrates her near-death experience and the events that followed.

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The Fifties

By: David Halberstam

The Fifties is a sweeping social, political, economic, and cultural history of the ten years that Halberstam regards as seminal in determining what our nation is today.

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Pleading Guilty

By: Scott Turow

Returning to the now-renowned locale of Kindle County, Scott Turow gives us Mack Malloy, ex-cop, not-quite-ex-drunk, and partner-on-the-wane in one of the country's most high-powered law firms.

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Girl, Interrupted

By: Susanna Kaysen

In 1967, after a session with a psychiatrist she'd never seen before, eighteen-year-old Susanna Kaysen was put in a taxi and sent to McLean Hospital.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

F1 / Formula One

F1 / Formula One

Platform: Atari ST, Mega Drive/Genesis, Master System, Game Gear, Amiga

Genre: Racing (F1)

Publisher: Domark/Tengen

Dogfight - 80 Years of Aerial Warfare

Dogfight - 80 Years of Aerial Warfare

Platform: DOS, Atari ST, Amiga

Genre: Combat flight simulator

Publisher: MicroProse

The Chaos Engine

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, Amiga CD32, MS-DOS, RISC OS, Sega Mega Drive, Super NES, Mobile phone, Windows, OS X, Linux

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: Renegade Software

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Castlevania: Rondo of Blood

Castlevania: Rondo of Blood

Platform: PC Engine

Genre: Platform-adventure

Publisher: Konami

Day of the Tentacle

Day of the Tentacle

Platform: MS-DOS, Mac OS, Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita

Genre: Point-and-click adventure

Publisher: LucasArts; Double Fine Productions (Remastered)

Home videos

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

Kuffs

Format: VHS release

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Honey, I Blew Up the Kid

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS release

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Cool World

Format: VHS release

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Frenchman's Creek

Studio: Paramount

Format: Special Edition VHS release

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The Adventures of Huck Finn

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS release

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