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Monday 8 April 1991

It was Monday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 8, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Dej Loaf and Minami Takahashi. In that special week of April people in US were listening to I've Been Thinking About You by Londonbeat. In UK The One And Only by Chesney Hawkes was in the top 5 hits. Oscar, directed by John Landis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while The Witching Hour by Anne Rice was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Astronomers. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle Golfer Yui or Fatal Fury: King of Fighters.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 8 April 1991

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Movies

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

Oscar

Directed by: John Landis

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Ornella Muti, Peter Riegert, Chazz Palminteri

Country: United States

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Talent for the Game

Directed by: Robert M. Young

Starring: Edward James Olmos, Lorraine Bracco, John E. Coleman, Jeff Corbett

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Mortal Thoughts

Directed by: Alan Rudolph

Starring: Demi Moore, Glenne Headly, Bruce Willis, John Pankow

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Money

Directed by: Steven Hilliard Stern

Starring: Eric Stoltz, Maryam d'Abo, Bruno Cremer, Mario Adorf

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Committed

Directed by: William A. Levey

Starring: Jennifer O'Neill, Robert Forster, William Windom, Ron Palillo

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TV Series

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

The Astronomers

Starring: Vera C. Rubin, Tony Tyson, John Lowry Dobson, John E. Conway

Country: United States

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Swamp Thing

Directed by: Wes Craven

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Separate But Equal

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Finders Keepers

Directed by: Bryan Carberry

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Top of the Heap

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 April 1991 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Constance
  • Buddha's Birthday in Japan
  • Saint Walter of Pontoise (died 1099)
  • Saint Julie Billiart of Namur (died 1816).
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Facts:
  • I Hate Hamlet opens at Walter Kerr Theater NYC for 88 performances
  • Jockey, Bill Shoemaker, paralyzed in a car accident
  • Michael Landon announces he has inoperable cancer of pancreas
  • Major League Baseball umpires and baseball reach a 4-year agreement.
  • Oakland Athletics Stadium becomes first outdoor arena to ban smoking.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 08, 1991 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1991 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. No Basta - Franco de Vita
  2. Banda Blanca - Sopa De Caracol
  3. Te Pareces Tanto A El - Myriam Hernandez
  4. Mi Deseo - Los Bukis
  5. Demasiado Herida - Paloma San Basilio
  6. Esa Mujer - Jose Jose
  7. Gloria Estefan - Desde La Oscuridad
  8. Estrellitas Y Duendes - Juan Luis Guerra 440
  9. Sentimental - Jose Javier Solis
  10. Ednita Nazario - Lo Que Son Las Cosas

Books

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

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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You Just Don'T Understand

By: Deborah Tannen

Women and men live in different worlds...made of different words.Spending nearly four years on the New York Times bestseller list, including eight months at number one, You Just Don't Understand is

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A History Of The Arab Peoples

By: Albert Hourani

Upon its publication in 1991, Albert Hourani’s masterwork was hailed as the definitive story of Arab civilization, and became both a bestseller and an instant classic.

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The Next Century

By: David Halberstam

A stirring examination of global competition and power in the twentieth century What can we learn from the events of twentieth century?

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Darkman: The Video Game

Darkman: The Video Game

Platform: NES, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Amiga, Game Boy, ZX Spectrum, Atari ST

Genre: Action

Publisher: Ocean Software

Battle Golfer Yui

Battle Golfer Yui

Platform: Mega Drive

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Sega

Crisis in the Kremlin

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Strategy (with managerial aspects)

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Fatal Fury: King of Fighters

Fatal Fury: King of Fighters

Platform: Arcade, Neo Geo, Neo-Geo CD, Mega Drive/Genesis, Sharp X68000, Super Famicom/SNES, PlayStation 2, Virtual Console

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: SNK Magical Company (Sharp X68000)

Art Alive!

Art Alive!

Platform: Sega Mega Drive

Genre: Educational game

Publisher: Sega Tec Toy

Home videos

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

The Hard Way

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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The Silence of the Lambs

Studio: Orion

Format: VHS release

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Alice in Wonderland

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS re-release on Walt Disney Classics

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GoodFellas

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: VHS release

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F/X2

Studio: Orion

Format: VHS release

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