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Thursday 12 January 1995

It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Laurel McGoff . In that special week of January people in US were listening to On Bended Knee by Boyz II Men. In UK Cotton Eye Joe by Rednex was in the top 5 hits. The Usual Suspects, directed by Bryan Singer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995 while The Lottery Winner by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Bir Demet Tiyatro. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Coach K College Basketball or Tetris Attack.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Usual Suspects

Directed by: Bryan Singer

Starring: Kevin Spacey, Gabriel Byrne, Chazz Palminteri

Country: United States

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Street Fighter

Directed by: Steven E. de Souza

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Raul Julia, Ming-Na

Country: United States

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Ri¢hie Ri¢h

Directed by: Donald Petrie

Starring: Macaulay Culkin, Edward Herrmann, John Larroquette

Country: United States

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Little Women

Directed by: Gillian Armstrong

Starring: Susan Sarandon, Winona Ryder, Kirsten Dunst

Country: United States

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Legends of the Fall

Directed by: Edward Zwick

Starring: Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Aidan Quinn

Country: United States

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What the sky looked like on 12 January 1995

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

The Private Life of Plants

Starring: David Attenborough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Insomnia

Starring: Todd A. Robinson

Country: United States

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Night Stand

Written by: Paul Abeyta, Peter Kaikko, Timothy Stack

Starring: Timothy Stack

Country: United States

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Hometime

Starring: Dean Johnson, Miriam Johnson, Tom Weckwerth

Country: United States

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Marsalis on Music

Starring: David Gelb, Wynton Marsalis, David Arenas Pearlman, Sarabeth Wager

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 January 1995 ?

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:
  • Francis Lopez: French dental surgeon who moved into a second career, that of an operetta and musical comedy composer.
  • George Price: Cartoonist (New Yorker), dies at 93.
  • Marion Herbst: German/Dutch jewelry designer, dies at age 50.
Facts:
  • Major earthquake kills 5,092 in Kobe, Japan.
  • Murder trial against OJ Simpson begins in Los Angeles, California.
  • Pope John Paul II begins visit to Southeast Asia.

Magazine Covers

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Sport Games on 12 January 1995

NBA
American Basketball
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Phoenix Suns : 107 - 96
  • Dallas Mavericks - Denver Nuggets : 78 - 94
  • Miami Heat - San Antonio Spurs : 108 - 113
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Books

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

The Lottery Winner

By: Mary Higgins Clark

Continuing the story that began with Weep No More, My Lady, five short tales, including ""Plumbing for Willy"" and ""Death on the Cape,"" follow the adventures of a former cleaning woman and her occasionally befuddled mate.

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Insomnia

By: Stephen King

A #1 national bestseller—“A yarn so packed with suspense, romance, literary reference, fascinating miscellaneous knowledge, and heart that only Stephen King could have written it. Marvelous—that is, full of marvels” (Booklist).“Sleep,

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Don't Stand Too Close to a Naked Man

By: Tim Allen

The comic who's a guy's guy is now a bookseller's dream. The star of ABC's Home Improvement, the #1 show on television, Tim Allen has written the book millions have been awaiting--the naked truth about his outlook on life, love, ...

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Couplehood

By: Paul Reiser

In the tradition of the #1 best-seller SeinLanguage, Bantam Books proudly presents the first book by Paul Reiser, television's sharpest, funniest observer of love, marriage and other mysteries of life.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Atari Karts

Platform: Atari Jaguar

Genre: Racing game

Publisher: Atari Corporation

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Coach K College Basketball

Coach K College Basketball

Platform: Sega Genesis

Genre: Sports

Publisher: EA Sports

Tetris Attack

Platform: Super NES, Game Boy

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Nintendo

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Tetris Attack

Platform: Super NES, Game Boy

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Nintendo

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Alice no Paint Adventure

Alice no Paint Adventure

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Epoch


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