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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 Pelican Brief 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 A/X-101 or Darius Gaiden.
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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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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1994 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Cerca De Ti - The Barrio Boyzz
  2. Por Una Lagrima - Los Fantasmas del Caribe
  3. Algo Mas Que Amor - Las Triplets
  4. Una Tarde Fue - Los Temerarios
  5. El Amor No Se Puede Olvidar - Pimpinela
  6. Que Hay De Malo - Jerry Rivera
  7. Donde Se Ha Ido Tu Amor - Lourdes Robles
  8. Detras De Mi Ventana - Yuri
  9. Dos Mujeres Un Camino - Bronco: El Gigante De America
  10. Ana Gabriel - Luna


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

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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Slow Waltz in Cedar Bend

By: Robert James Waller

The author of the phenomenal New York Times bestseller The Bridges of Madison County once again brings characters and situations with his special blend of lyricism and magic.

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The Hidden Life Of Dogs

By: Elizabeth Marshall Thomas

Long before the Dog Whisperer, anthropologist Elizabeth Marshall Thomas revealed to readers the nature of pack dynamics, leading to a completely new understanding of dogs and their desires. In

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The Chamber

By: John Grisham

In the corridors of Chicago's top law firm:Twenty -six-year-old Adam Hall stands on the brink of a brilliant legal career. Now he is risking it all for a death-row killer and an impossible case.Maximum

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Brain Lord

Brain Lord

Platform: Super NES

Genre: Action role-playing game puzzle game

Publisher: Enix



Platform: Mega-CD

Genre: Rail shooter

Publisher: JP Sega; NA Absolute Entertainment

Best Bout Boxing

Best Bout Boxing

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Traditional boxing

Publisher: Jaleco

Darius Gaiden

Darius Gaiden

Platform: Sega Saturn PlayStation PlayStation 2 Microsoft Windows

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: JP BEC JP Cyberfront Corporation JP Gamebank JP MediaKite NA Interplay NA Value Products Division NA/EU Acclaim EU Conspiracy Entertainment; JP BEC; JP Cyberfront Corporation; JP Gamebank; JP MediaKit

Alien Breed: Tower Assault

Alien Breed: Tower Assault

Platform: Amiga 1200/Amiga 4000, Amiga CD32, MS-DOS

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: Team17

Home videos

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

Robin Hood: Men in Tights

Studio: 20th Century Fox

Format: VHS release

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Bell, Book and Candle

Studio: Columbia Pictures

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Herbie Rides Again

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Reality Bites

Studio: Universal Pictures

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Bright Eyes

Studio: 20th Century Fox

Format: VHS release; part of the 20th Century Fox Family Features Collection

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