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Monday 8 February 1993

It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 8, 1993). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Michael Steiger and Samuel Krost. In that special week of February people in US were listening to I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston. In UK No Limit by 2 Unlimited was in the top 5 hits. Wittgenstein, directed by Derek Jarman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while The Te Of Piglet by Benjamin Hoff was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Newlyweds. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Epic Pinball or Dragon's Earth.
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What the sky looked like on 8 February 1993

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Directed by: Derek Jarman

Starring: Karl Johnson, Michael Gough, Tilda Swinton, John Quentin

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Untamed Heart

Directed by: Tony Bill

Starring: Christian Slater, Marisa Tomei, Rosie Perez, Kyle Secor

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Why Do They Call It Love When They Mean Sex?

Directed by: Manuel Gómez Pereira

Starring: Verónica Forqué, Jorge Sanz, Rosa Maria Sardà, Fernando Guillén

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The Temp

Directed by: Tom Holland

Starring: Timothy Hutton, Lara Flynn Boyle, Dwight Schultz, Oliver Platt

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Blood In, Blood Out

Directed by: Taylor Hackford

Starring: Damian Chapa, Jesse Borrego, Benjamin Bratt, Enrique Castillo

Country: United States

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Directed by: Edward Burns

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Almost Home

Directed by: Tom Whitus

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Para Elisa

Directed by: Juanra Fernández

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Directed by: Ann Turner

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Historical Events

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  • Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
  • Saint Jerome Emiliani.
  • Saint Juventius
  • Saint Mengold of Huy
  • Saint Jacoba (d.1239)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Michael Steiger: American noted family, the son of Oscar winning actor Rod Steiger and his 33 year-old wife, Paula.
  • Samuel Krost: Instagram Star.
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Famous Deaths:
  • GM sues NBC, alleging that Dateline NBC program had rigged 2 car-truck crashes to show that 1973-87 GM pickups were prone to fires
  • Suchoi-24 crashes into Tupolev passenger flight, 134 die.
  • General Motors sues NBC after Dateline NBC allegedly rigs two crashes intended to demonstrate that some GM pickups can easily catch fire if hit in certain places. NBC settles the lawsuit the next day.
  • Lien Chan is named by Lee Teng-Hui to succeed Hau Pei-tsun as Premier of the Republic of China.
  • Mani Pulite scandal: Italian legislator Claudio Martelli resigns, followed by various politicians over the next 2 weeks.

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Planetary positions on February 08, 1993 - Geocentric view

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Whitney Houston - I Will Always Love You
  2. Jade - Don't Walk Away
  3. Naughty By Nature - Hip Hop Hooray
  4. Quality Time - Hi-Five
  5. Bobby Brown - Get Away
  6. Mr. Wendal - Arrested Development
  7. Reminisce - Mary J. Blige
  8. Digable Planets - Rebirth Of Slick (Cool Like Dat)
  9. Shai - If I Ever Fall In Love
  10. Here We Go Again! - Portrait
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Castillo Azul - Ricardo Montaner
  2. El Costo De La Vida - Juan Luis Guerra 440
  3. Paulina Rubio - Mio
  4. Cree En Nuestro Amor - Jon Secada
  5. 40 Y 20 - Jose Jose
  6. Con Los Ojos Cerrados - Gloria Trevi
  7. Adoro - Bronco: El Gigante De America
  8. Dile - La Mafia
  9. La Fiesta - Vicente Fernandez
  10. Tres Deseos - Ednita Nazario


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

The Te Of Piglet

By: Benjamin Hoff

The Te of Piglet . . . in which a good deal of Taoist wisdom is revealed through the character and actions of A.

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Close Combat

By: W. E. B. Griffin

CLOSE COMBAT is W.E.B. Griffin's epic novel of World War II--a powerful, dramatic tribute to the brave men and women who lived it...The

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Liberation Management

By: Tom Peters

In the new economy, hierarchical business structures are being consigned to the shredder and replaced with flexible, fast-responding, ad hoc groups of brainworkers.

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The Wives Of Henry Viii

By: Antonia Fraser

The six-week New York Times bestselling history of the legendary six wives of Henry VIII--from an acclaimed biographer. "Admirably succeed(s) in bringing to life the six women who married England's ruler.

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Dracula Unleashed

Dracula Unleashed

Platform: Sega CD, DOS, PlayStation 2, Macintosh, Xbox

Genre: FMV adventure

Publisher: Viacom New Media

Epic Pinball

Epic Pinball

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Pinball

Publisher: Epic MegaGames

Eternal Champions

Platform: Sega Genesis

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Sega

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Dragon's Earth

Dragon's Earth

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Human Entertainment



Platform: Genesis, Super NES, Game Boy, Game Boy Color, Game Boy Advance, PlayStation 2, Xbox, GameCube, Game Gear, CD-i, iOS

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Namco

Home videos

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

Where the Day Takes You

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Hurricane Smith

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Death Becomes Her

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Frenchman's Creek

Studio: Paramount

Format: Special Edition VHS release

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