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Friday 8 January 1993

It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Brooke Greenberg and Giovanni Galbieri. In that special week of January people in US were listening to I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston. Alive, directed by Frank Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while Dolores Claiborne by Stephen King was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Ark. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dragon's Lair III: The Curse of Mordread or Eternal Champions.
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 Ark

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Alphabet Castle

Starring: Joanne Campbell, Stephen Cannon

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Extraordinary

Starring: Christopher Chacon, Roger Moore, Telly Savalas

Country: United States

Air Combat

Starring: Monte Markham

Country: United States

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Sister Wendy's Odyssey

Starring: Wendy Beckett

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Movies

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

Alive

Directed by: Frank Marshall

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Vincent Spano, Josh Hamilton

Country: United States

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Body of Evidence

Directed by: Uli Edel

Starring: Madonna, Willem Dafoe, Joe Mantegna

Country: United States

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Chaplin

Directed by: Richard Attenborough

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Geraldine Chaplin, Paul Rhys

Country: United States

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Scent of a Woman

Directed by: Martin Brest

Starring: Al Pacino, Chris O'Donnell, James Rebhorn

Country: United States

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Forever Young

Directed by: Steve Miner

Starring: Mel Gibson, Jamie Lee Curtis, Elijah Wood

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 January 1993 ?

Holidays:
  • Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Elvis Presley Commemorative Postage Stamp goes on sale
  • Michael Jordan scores his 20,000th career point
  • NBC offers Tonight Show to David Letterman
  • Chicago Bulls' player Michael Jordan scores his 20,000th career point.

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Books

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

Mixed Blessings

By: Danielle Steel

After the wedding of Diana Goode and Andrew Douglas, Diana teases that they will make a baby on their honeymoon. But long afterward, she is still not pregnant. As

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Dolores Claiborne

By: Stephen King

Now available for the first time in a mass-market premium paperback edition—master storyteller Stephen King presents the classic #1 New York Times bestseller about a housekeeper with a long-hidden secret from her past...one

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Mexico

By: James A. Michener

Pulitzer Prize–winning author James A. Michener, whose novels hurtle from the far reaches of history to the dark corners of the world, paints an intoxicating portrait of a land whose past and present are as turbulent, fascinating, and colorful as ...

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The Pelican Brief

By: John Grisham

In suburban Georgetown, a killer’s Reeboks whisper on the floor of a posh home. In a seedy D.C. porno house, a patron is swiftly garroted to death.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Annet Futatabi

Annet Futatabi

Platform: Sega Mega-CD

Genre: side scrolling beat-em-up

Publisher: Wolf Team

Bio Menace

Bio Menace

Platform: DOS

Genre: Run and gun/platformer

Publisher: Apogee Software

Dragon's Lair III: The Curse of Mordread

Dragon's Lair III: The Curse of Mordread

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, DOS

Publisher: ReadySoft Incorporated

Cybermorph

Cybermorph

Platform: Atari Jaguar

Genre: 3D shooter

Publisher: Atari Corporation

Eternal Champions

Platform: Sega Genesis

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Sega

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