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Saturday 8 June 1991

It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of June people in US were listening to More Than Words by Extreme. In UK The Shoop Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss) by Cher was in the top 5 hits. Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, directed by Kevin Reynolds, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while Bright Captivity by Eugenia Price was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Kummeli. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Burning Fight or Mana.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves

Directed by: Kevin Reynolds

Starring: Kevin Costner, Morgan Freeman, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

Country: United States

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Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead

Directed by: Stephen Herek

Starring: Christina Applegate, Joanna Cassidy, John Getz

Country: United States

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City Slickers

Directed by: Ron Underwood

Starring: Billy Crystal, Jack Palance, Daniel Stern

Country: United States

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Hudson Hawk

Directed by: Michael Lehmann

Starring: Bruce Willis, Danny Aiello, Andie MacDowell

Country: United States

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Directed by: Ron Howard

Starring: Kurt Russell, William Baldwin, Robert De Niro

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Real McCoy

Starring: Robbie Gee, Kulvinder Ghir, Llewella Gideon, Meera Syal

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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The Astronomers

Starring: Vera C. Rubin, Tony Tyson, John Lowry Dobson, John E. Conway

Country: United States

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Starring: Nigel Havers, Warren Clarke, David Calder, Michael Gough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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The Pirates of Dark Water

Written by: David Kirschner

Starring: Jodi Benson, Hector Elizondo, George Newbern, Frank Welker

Country: United States

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The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes

Starring: Jeremy Brett, Edward Hardwicke, Rosalie Williams, Colin Jeavons

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 June 1991 ?

  • Saint Sabinianus, abbot, confessor [GTZ: Puy]
  • World Ocean Day.
  • Saint Audomar, bishop of ThTrouanne, confessor (Translation day)
  • Saint Elphege, bishop, martyr (Translation day)
  • Saint Marius, hermit [GTZ: Clermont]
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Bertice Reading: Dutch actress (Moon in the Gutter).
  • Mary Bacon: jockey, dying of cancer, commits suicide by gun at age 43.
  • 123rd Belmont: Jerry Bailey aboard Hansel wins in 2:28
  • 61st French Womens Tennis: Monica Seles beats A S Vicario (63 64)
  • College World Series: Louisiana State defeats Wichita State 6-3
  • Victory parade held in Washington DC (Persian Gulf War)
  • Warren Schutte, is 1st non American to win NCAA Division 1 golf title

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

Bright Captivity

By: Eugenia Price

A seamless blend of keen imagination, meticulous research, and narrative artistry chronicling the richness and turbulence of life on Georgia's St.

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The Crown Of Columbus

By: Michael Dorris and Louise Erdrich

A very pregnant anthropologist finds the diary of Columbus in the basement of the Dartmouth library and travels to the Bahamas with her lover and son to find what

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The Cat Who Knew A Cardinal

By: Lilian Jackson Braun

All the world's a stage--and now Jim Qwilleran's apple orchard hsa become the stage--for a real-life murder scene. The much-disliked director of the Pickax Theatre Club's Shakespeare production, Hilary van Brook,

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There Are No Children Here

By: Alex Kotlowitz

This is the moving and powerful account of two remarkable boys struggling to survive in Chicago's Henry Horner Homes, a public housing complex disfigured by crime and neglect.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

The Adventures of Quik & Silva

The Adventures of Quik & Silva

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Amiga Fun (Amiga)

Burning Fight

Platform: Arcade, Neo Geo AES, Neo Geo CD, Wii Virtual Console

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: SNK

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Darius Twin

Platform: Super Famicom/SNES, Wii (Virtual Console)

Genre: Horizontal scrolling shooter

Publisher: Taito

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Sonic the Hedgehog

Genre: Platform, racing, puzzle, sports, party

Publisher: Sega

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Platform: Game Boy, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, PlayStation Vita, Super NES, iOS, Android

Genre: Action role-playing Action-adventure Real-time strategy; Action role-playing; Action-adventure; Real-time strategy

Publisher: Square Enix (formerly Square)

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