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Tuesday 12 January 1993

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Zayn Malik and Blake Steven. In that special week of January people in US were listening to I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston. Alive, directed by Frank Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while The Bridges of Madison County by Robert James Waller was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Passioni. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cliffhanger or Flash Hiders.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

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

The Ark

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Air Combat

Starring: Monte Markham

Country: United States

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Sister Wendy's Odyssey

Starring: Wendy Beckett

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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X-Men

Written by: Mark Edward Edens, Sidney Iwanter, Eric Lewald

Starring: Cathal J. Dodd, George Buza, Norm Spencer, Cedric Smith

Country: United States

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American Justice

Starring: Bill Kurtis

Country: United States

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Alive

Directed by: Frank Marshall

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Vincent Spano, Josh Hamilton

Country: United States

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Chaplin

Directed by: Richard Attenborough

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Geraldine Chaplin, Paul Rhys

Country: United States

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Scent of a Woman

Directed by: Martin Brest

Starring: Al Pacino, Chris O'Donnell, James Rebhorn

Country: United States

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Forever Young

Directed by: Steve Miner

Starring: Mel Gibson, Jamie Lee Curtis, Elijah Wood

Country: United States

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A Few Good Men

Directed by: Rob Reiner

Starring: Tom Cruise, Jack Nicholson, Demi Moore

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 January 1993 ?

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
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Carles Mira: Spanish director (Que Nos Quiten Lo Bailao), dies at 45.
Facts:
  • MTV hostess Martha Quinn marries longtime boyfriend Jordan Tarlow

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Books

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

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 ...

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Griffin & Sabine

By: Nick Bantock

A love story for the ages, the tale of Griffin and Sabine is an international sensation that spent over 100 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list and continues to

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The General'S Daughter

By: Nelson DeMille

Here is an intriguing and sophisticated murder mystery of an upstanding military officer - the base commander's daughter - who's been leading an unsavory double life.When

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Genius

By: James Gleick

From the author of the national bestseller Chaos comes an outstanding biography of one of the most dazzling and flamboyant scientists of the 20th century that "not only paints a highly

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cliffhanger

Platform: Amiga, Genesis/Mega Drive, Sega CD, SNES, NES, Game Boy, Game Gear

Genre: Action, Platformer

Publisher: Sony Imagesoft, Psygnosis

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Dark Sun: Shattered Lands

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Strategic Simulations, Inc.

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Flash Hiders

Flash Hiders

Platform: PC-Engine Super CD-ROM²

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Right Stuff

Blob

Platform: Amiga

Genre: Platform Puzzle

Publisher: Core Design

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Darkmere

Darkmere

Platform: Amiga

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Core Design Ltd.


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