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Monday 8 August 1994

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Stay by Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories. In UK Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet was in the top 5 hits. The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, directed by Stephan Elliott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994 while In the Kitchen With Rosie by Rosie Dale was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Vacant Lot. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Der Clou! or EMIT.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

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

The Human Animal

Starring: Desmond Morris

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Floyd on Italy

Starring: Keith Floyd

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Roughnecks

Written by: Kieran Prendiville

Starring: Teresa Banham, Colum Convey, Paul Copley, James Cosmo

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Steven Banks Show

Starring: Steven Banks

Country: United States

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Inside the Actors Studio

Starring: James Lipton

Country: United States

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Movies

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

The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

Directed by: Stephan Elliott

Starring: Hugo Weaving, Guy Pearce, Terence Stamp

Country: United States

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Airheads

Directed by: Michael Lehmann

Starring: Brendan Fraser, Steve Buscemi, Adam Sandler

Country: United States

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The Little Rascals

Directed by: Penelope Spheeris

Starring: Travis Tedford, Bug Hall, Brittany Ashton Holmes

Country: United States

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Clear and Present Danger

Directed by: Phillip Noyce

Starring: Harrison Ford, Willem Dafoe, Anne Archer

Country: United States

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The Mask

Directed by: Charles Russell

Starring: Jim Carrey, Cameron Diaz, Peter Riegert

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 August 1994 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
  • Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
  • Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
  • St. Hormisdas
  • St. Smaragdus (and companions)
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 1994?

  • Time: Parody of Grant Wood's painting American Gothic showing subjects with various ''hip'' accoutrements.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9444
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.234

Books

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

Without Remorse

By: Tom Clanc

From Maryland to Vietnam, Jack Kelley fights druglords, frees prisoners. (P, Berkley)

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In the Kitchen With Rosie

By: Rosie Dale

Cookbook with 50 recipes that helped Oprah lose weight. (H, Knopf)

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The Gift

By: Danielle Steel

On a June day, a young woman in a summer dress steps off a Chicago-bound bus into a small midwestern town. She doesn't intend to stay.

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The Client

By: John Grisham

In a weedy lot on the outskirts of Memphis, two boys watch a shiny Lincoln pull up to the curb...Eleven-year-old Mark Sway and his younger brother were sharing a forbidden cigarette when a chance encounter with a suicidal lawyer left ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dangerous Streets

Dangerous Streets

Platform: Amiga, Amiga CD32, DOS

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Flair Software

ATP Tour Championship Tennis

Platform: Sega Genesis

Genre: Sports (Tennis)

Publisher: Sega

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Bastard!!

Genre: Dark fantasy, Post-apocalyptic, Supernatural

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Der Clou!

Der Clou!

Platform: MS-DOS Amiga Amiga CD32

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Kompart UK

EMIT

Platform: FM Towns, Macintosh, Windows, PC-9801, Sega Saturn, Super Famicom, 3DO, PlayStation

Genre: Adventure Sound Novel

Publisher: Koei

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