Wednesday August 12, 1992

US date format: 8/12/1992, UK date format: 12/8/1992

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 12, 1992). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Cara Delevingne and Isabella Escobar. In that special week of August people in US were listening to End Of The Road by Boyz II Men. In UK Rhythm Is A Dancer by Snap! was in the top 5 hits. The Last of the Mohicans, directed by Michael Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while Who Will Tell The People by William Greider was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Larry Sanders Show. If you liked videogames you were probably playing John Barnes European Football or Bill's Tomato Game.
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The Last of the Mohicans

Directed by: Michael Mann

Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe, Russell Means, Eric Schweig

Country: United States of America

Honeymoon in Vegas

Directed by: Andrew Bergman

Starring: James Caan, Nicolas Cage, Sarah Jessica Parker, Pat Morita

Country: United States of America

Husbands and Wives

Directed by: Woody Allen

Starring: Woody Allen, Mia Farrow, Sydney Pollack, Judy Davis

Waterland

Directed by: Stephen Gyllenhaal

Starring: Jeremy Irons, Sinéad Cusack, Ethan Hawke, Grant Warnock

Rapid Fire

Directed by: Dwight H. Little

Starring: Brandon Lee, Powers Boothe, Nick Mancuso, Raymond J. Barry

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

The Larry Sanders Show

Written by: Dennis Klein, Garry Shandling

Starring: Garry Shandling, Jeffrey Tambor, Wallace Langham, Rip Torn

Country: United States of America

Stay Tuned

Directed by: Peter Hyams

Birdland

Directed by: Peter Lynch

Boomerang

Directed by: Reginald Hudlin

Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

Magazine Covers

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Books

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

Who Will Tell The People

By: William Greider

Greider's Secrets of the Temple showed the power of the Federal Reserve as it ran the country throughout the 1980s. Now he describes the reality of how Washington really decides most

Backlash

By: Susan Faludi

Skillfully Probing the Attack on Women’s Rights“Opting-out,” “security moms,” “desperate housewives,” “the new baby fever”—the trend stories of 2006 leave no doubt that American women are still being barraged by the

Acquired Tastes

By: Peter Mayle

The author of A Year in Provence takes readers on an around-the-world journey, showing them where to find the best of everything, including caviar, custom-made shoes, and more.

The Bridges of Madison County

By: Robert James Waller

The legendary love story, the bestselling hardcover novel of all time, and the major motion picture starring Clint Eastwood and Meryl Streep. This is the story of Robert Kincaid, the photographer and free spirit searching for the covered bridges of …

Colony

By: Anne Rivers Siddons

An unforgettable story of love, acceptance, and tradition. When Maude Chambliss first arrives at Retreat, the seasonal home of her husband's aristocratic family, she is a nineteen-year-old bride fresh from

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Balloon Brothers

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: East Technology

Bill's Tomato Game

Platform: Amiga Atari ST Mega Drive (unpublished)

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Psygnosis

Dragon Pink

Platform: NEC PC-9801

Genre: Erotic, Comedy

Publisher: Striker

John Barnes European Football

Platform: Amiga Atari ST

Genre: Sports

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Various

Publisher: NA Caltron; NA Myriad; AUS HES; BR Dynacom; WW NTDEC


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