Sunday January 12, 1992

US date format: 1/12/1992, UK date format: 12/1/1992

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 12, 1992). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Georgia Jagger and Tyler Baltierra. In that special week of January people in US were listening to Black Or White by Michael Jackson. In UK Bohemian Rhapsody / These Are The Days Of Our Lives by Queen was in the top 5 hits. Reservoir Dogs, directed by Quentin Tarantino, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while Childhood by Bill Cosby was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Finders Keepers. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chester Cheetah: Too Cool to Fool or Dirty Larry--Renegade Cop.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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Reservoir Dogs

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

Starring: Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, Chris Penn

Country: United States of America

Surviving Desire

Directed by: Hal Hartley

Starring: Martin Donovan, Matt Malloy, Rebecca Nelson, Julie Kessler

The Efficiency Expert

Directed by: Mark Joffe

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Ben Mendelsohn, Alwyn Kurts, Bruno Lawrence

Knight Moves

Directed by: Carl Schenkel

Starring: Christopher Lambert, Tom Skerritt, Codie Lucas Wilbee, Joshua Murray

Freejack

Directed by: Geoff Murphy

Starring: Emilio Estevez, Mick Jagger, Rene Russo, Anthony Hopkins

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 12, 1992?


    Holidays

  • In USA's Monk, the 4th season episode of MR. MONK AND MRS. MONK (#T-2351) indicates that Monk spilt something on January 12, 1999 during an earthquake. He stated "Earthquakes count, I don't make the rules."
  • In the television series The X-Files, the third season episode Syzygy, has two girls, Terri & Magi, both born on January 12, 1979. Strange astrological properties with 3+ celestial bodies in alignment gives them great power which they use to kill off several of their high school classmates on their birthday in 1996.
  • In 2001: A Space Odyssey, the fictional computer HAL becomes operational on January 12. In the movie by Stanley Kubrick, HAL was "born" in 1992, while in the book by Arthur C. Clarke the same event occurs in 1997.
  • Tanzania - Zanzibar Revolution Day

    Events

  • Last building in Gateway area in Cleveland is demolished
Sport Games on January 12, 1992

Sport Games on January 12, 1992


TV Series

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

Finders Keepers

Directed by: Bryan Carberry

Feuerwache 09

Barrymore

Directed by: Erik Canuel

Ein Engel namens Flint

Sightings

Directed by: Dallas Morgan

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1992?

Books

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

Childhood

By: Bill Cosby

Sharing his most humorous and poignant childhood stories to date, comedian Bill Cosby discusses such matters as his tenure as a school crossing guard and his quest for the elusive Spanish

Parliament Of Whores

By: P. J. O'Rourke

Called "an everyman's guide to Washington" (The New York Times), P. J. O'Rourke's savagely funny and national best-seller Parliament of Whores has become a classic in understanding the workings of the

Wlt

By: Garrison Keillor

See what WLT was "really like" before it became the radio station featured in the Robert Altman film.In 1926, brothers Ray and Roy Soderbjerrg plunge into radio by founding

Needful Things

By: Stephen King

Master storyteller Stephen King presents the classic #1 New York Times bestseller about a mysterious store than can sell you whatever you desire—but not without exacting a terrible price in return.“There

Iron John

By: Robert Bly

In this deeply learned book, poet and translator Robert Bly offers nothing less than a new vision of what it is to be a man.Bly's

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Doomsday Warrior Taiketsu! Brass Numbers

Platform: Super NES/Famicom

Genre: 2D action/fighting

Publisher: JP Laser Soft; NA Renovation Products

Mortal Kombat

Genre: Fighting Game

Publisher: Midway Games Williams Entertainment Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Chester Cheetah: Too Cool to Fool

Platform: SNES, Sega Mega Drive

Genre: 2D action platformer

Publisher: Kaneko

Dirty Larry--Renegade Cop

Platform: Atari Lynx

Genre: beat 'em up

Publisher: Atari

European Club Soccer

Platform: Sega Mega Drive/Genesis1

Genre: Sports (football/soccer)

Publisher: Virgin Games Shogakukan


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