Sunday May 08, 1994

US date format: 5/8/1994, UK date format: 8/5/1994

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 8, 1994). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Priscilla Diaz and Sam Dekker. In that special week of May people in US were listening to The Sign by Ace Of Base. In UK Come On You Reds by Manchester United Football Squad was in the top 5 hits. The Crow, directed by Alex Proyas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994 while On Dangerous Ground by Jack Higgins was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Breaking News. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alien Logic: A Skyrealms of Jorune Adventure or Desert Speedtrap.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
  • Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
  • Parents' Day in South Korea
  • Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
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Events

  • Rise & Fall of Little Voice closes at Neil Simon NYC after 9 performances
  • 500th commentary by Andy Rooney on 60 Minutes
  • Colorado Silver Bullets (all-female pro baseball team) first game.
  • Laura Davies wins LPGA Sara Lee Golf Classic.
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Movies

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The Crow

The Crow

Directed by: Alex Proyas

Starring: Brandon Lee, Michael Wincott, Rochelle Davis, Ernie Hudson

Country: United States of America

Crooklyn

Crooklyn

Directed by: Spike Lee

Starring: Alfre Woodard, Delroy Lindo, David Patrick Kelly, Zelda Harris

Night of the Demons 2

Night of the Demons 2

Directed by: Brian Trenchard-Smith

Starring: Cristi Harris, Darin Heames, Robert Jayne, Merle Kennedy

Trading Mom

Trading Mom

Directed by: Tia Brelis

Starring: Sissy Spacek, Anna Chlumsky, Aaron Michael Metchik, Asher Metchik

A Million to Juan

A Million to Juan

Directed by: Paul Rodriguez

Starring: Paul Rodriguez, Tony Plana, Bert Rosario, Polly Draper

Sport Games on May 08, 1994

Sport Games on May 08, 1994


NBA

American Basketball
  • Chicago Bulls - New York Knicks : 86 - 90
  • Miami Heat - Atlanta Hawks : 91 - 102
  • Phoenix Suns - Houston Rockets : 91 - 87
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La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Celta - Osasuna : 4 - 0
  • Lerida - Ath Madrid : 0 - 1
  • Logrones - La Coruna : 0 - 2
  • Real Madrid - Barcelona : 0 - 1
  • Sevilla - Albacete : 2 - 0
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Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Bolton - Barnsley : 2 - 3
  • Bristol City - Peterboro : 4 - 1
  • Charlton - Middlesbrough : 2 - 5
  • Crystal Palace - Watford : 0 - 2
  • Grimsby - Millwall : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of May 08, 1994

Premier League

UK Soccer
  • Man United - Coventry : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of May 08, 1994

TV Series

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Breaking News

Breaking News

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Starring: Rob Sitch, Jane Kennedy, Tiriel Mora, Alison Whyte

Country: Australia

Castelo Rá-Tim-Bum

Castelo Rá-Tim-Bum

Éramos Seis

Éramos Seis

VH1 Top 20 Video Countdown

VH1 Top 20 Video Countdown

Blankenese

Blankenese

Magazine Covers

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Books

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On Dangerous Ground by Jack Higgins

On Dangerous Ground

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As Hong Kong prepares for its 1997 return to China, powerful business concerns, including the Mafia, will do anything to stop the return, as a search begins for a mysterious document,

Disclosure by Michael Crichton

Disclosure

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From the author of Jurassic Park, Timeline, and Sphere comes an electrifying thriller in which a shocking accusation of sexual harassment triggers a gripping psychological game of cat and mouse and threatens to derail a brilliant career.

How We Die by Sherwin B. Nuland

How We Die

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New Edition: With a new chapter addressing contemporary issues in end-of-life careA runaway bestseller and National Book Award winner, Sherwin Nuland's How We Die has become the definitive text on perhaps

The Courtship Of Princess Leia by Dave Wolverton

The Courtship Of Princess Leia

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Seeking rich, powerful allies to bring into the Rebel Alliance and a new home planet for the refugees of her native Alderaan, Princess Leia considers a proposal that could tip the balance of power against

The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield

The Celestine Prophecy

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THE #1 BESTSELLING INTERNATIONAL PHENOMENON - NOW WITH A NEW PREFACEYou have never read a book like this before -- a book that comes along once in a lifetime to change lives forever.In

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Death Gate

Death Gate

Platform: DOS

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Legend Entertainment

Alien Logic: A Skyrealms of Jorune Adventure

Alien Logic: A Skyrealms of Jorune Adventure

Platform: DOS

Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy

Publisher: SSI

Alone in the Dark 3

Alone in the Dark 3

Platform: DOS, PC-98, Windows, Mac OS

Genre: Survival horror

Publisher: EU Infogrames Entertainment, SA; NA Interplay Entertainment; JP AMT Savan Corps (PC-98); JP Electronic Arts Victor (Windows, Mac)

Arya Vaiv

Arya Vaiv

Platform: Amiga, MS-DOS

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Dongleware Verlags GmbH

Desert Speedtrap

Desert Speedtrap

Platform: Sega Game Gear Sega Master System

Genre: Action

Publisher: Sega


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