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Saturday 8 January 1994

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 8, 1994). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Charlotte Römer . In that special week of January people in US were listening to Hero by Mariah Carey. In UK Twist And Shout by Chaka Demus & Pliers featuring Jack Radics & Taxi Gang was in the top 5 hits. Iron Will, directed by Charles Haid, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994 while The Client by John Grisham was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Life in the Freezer. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Captain Tsubasa 5: Hasha no Shōgō Campione or Battle Zeque Den.
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What the sky looked like on 8 January 1994

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

Iron Will

Directed by: Charles Haid

Starring: Mackenzie Astin, Kevin Spacey, David Ogden Stiers, August Schellenberg

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Directed by: Mark Rydell

Starring: Richard Gere, Sharon Stone, Lolita Davidovich, Martin Landau

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Directed by: Peter Weir

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Isabella Rossellini, Rosie Perez, Tom Hulce

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Judgment Night

Directed by: Stephen Hopkins

Starring: Emilio Estevez, Cuba Gooding Jr., Denis Leary, Stephen Dorff

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Directed by: Bartabas

Starring: Miguel Bosé, Bartabas, Brigitte Marty, Eva Schakmundes

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TV Series

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

Life in the Freezer

Starring: David Attenborough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Second Chances

Directed by: James Fargo

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A Woman's Guide to Adultery

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Please Save My Earth

Directed by: Kazuo Yamazaki

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Directed by: Peter Lynch

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 January 1994 ?

  • Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Edward Duke: Actor (Decadence, Silver Bears), dies of cancer at 40.
  • Jay Blackton: US conductor/arranger (Oklahoma!), dies at age 84.
  • Lady Caithness: wife of British undersecretary, commits suicide.
  • Sri Chandrashekhara Saraswathi: guru of Kanchi, dies at age 99.
  • Harvey Haddix: American baseball player, a left-handed pitcher with the St. Louis Cardinals, Philadelphia Phillies, Cincinnati Redlegs, Pittsburgh Pirates and Baltimore Orioles between 1952 and 1965.
  • Russian manned space craft TM-18, launches into orbit
  • US male Figure Skating championship won by Scott Davis.
  • Rintje Ritsma skates world record 1500m (1:51.60).
  • Russian cosmonaut Valeri Polyakov on Soyuz TM-18 leaves for Mir. He would stay on the space station until March 22, 1995, for a record 437 days in space.
  • The Irish government announces the end of a 15-year broadcasting ban on the Provisional Irish Republican Army and its political arm Sinn Féin.

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Sport Games on 8 January 1994

American Basketball
  • Boston Celtics - Minnesota Timberwolves : 90 - 108
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Atlanta Hawks : 89 - 102
  • Dallas Mavericks - Chicago Bulls : 81 - 100
  • Indiana Pacers - Detroit Pistons : 101 - 92
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American Football
  • Green Bay Packers - Detroit Lions : 28 - 24
  • Pittsburgh Steelers - Kansas City Chiefs : 24 - 27
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Football (United Kingdom)
  • Blackpool - Fulham : 2 - 3
  • Bradford - Leyton Orient : 0 - 0
  • Brentford - Bristol Rvs : 3 - 4
  • Cambridge - York : 0 - 2
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Football (United Kingdom)
  • Doncaster - Torquay : 0 - 2
  • Hereford - Darlington : 1 - 1
  • Scarborough - Northampton : 2 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 08, 1994 - Geocentric view

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

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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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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See, I Told You So

By: Rush Limbaugh

The right-wing radio personality presents a collection of the observations conservative listeners have come to love on his nationally broadcast radio program in a work that attacks liberals and President and Mrs.

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Private Parts

By: Howard Stern

An autobiography by the original "shock jock" reveals his takes on politics, current affairs, and the entertainment business

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Need for Speed

Platform: Sega Saturn, MS-DOS, Microsoft Windows, OS X, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Portable, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo GameCube, Wii, Wii U, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox One,

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Captain Tsubasa 5: Hasha no Shōgō Campione

Captain Tsubasa 5: Hasha no Shōgō Campione

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Traditional soccer simulation

Publisher: Tecmo

Battle Zeque Den

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Beat 'em up action

Publisher: Asmik Ace Entertainment, Inc

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Derby Stallion II

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Business simulation

Publisher: ASCII Entertainment

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Banshee's Last Cry

Banshee's Last Cry

Platform: Super Famicom, PlayStation, Game Boy Advance, PC, mobile phones, iOS

Genre: Visual novel, adventure

Publisher: JP Chunsoft; WW Aksys Games

Home videos

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

Rookie of the Year

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All Dogs Go to Heaven

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Crocodile Dundee II

Studio: Paramount Pictures

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Farewell My Concubine

Studio: Miramax Films

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