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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 Book Of Virtues by William J. Bennett was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Bir Demet Tiyatro. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Command & Conquer or Biomechanical Toy.
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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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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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Night Stand

Written by: Paul Abeyta, Peter Kaikko, Timothy Stack

Starring: Timothy Stack

Country: United States

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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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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:
  • George Price: Cartoonist (New Yorker), dies at 93.
  • Marion Herbst: German/Dutch jewelry designer, dies at age 50.
  • Francis Lopez: French dental surgeon who moved into a second career, that of an operetta and musical comedy composer.
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.

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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 Book Of Virtues

By: William J. Bennett

Responsibility. Courage. Compassion. Honesty. Friendship. Persistence. Faith. Everyone recognizes these traits as essentials of good character. In order for our children to develop such traits, we have to offer them examples

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Disclosure

By: Michael Crichton

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.

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The Hot Zone

By: Richard Preston

The bestselling landmark account of the first emergence of the Ebola virus. A highly infectious, deadly virus from the central African rain forest suddenly appears in the suburbs of Washington, D.C.

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Dolly

By: Dolly Parton

The successful country singer reveals her life since leaving home at the age of eighteen to pursue a singing career, while discussing her personal philosophies, her marriage, her friendships,

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bermuda Syndrome

Bermuda Syndrome

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Cinematic platformer

Publisher: BMG Interactive Entertainment

Command & Conquer

Platform: DOS, Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, Sega Saturn, PlayStation, Nintendo 64, PlayStation Network

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Virgin Interactive Sega Nintendo Electronic Arts

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Asterix & Obelix

Platform: MS-DOS, SNES, Game Boy, GBC, GBA (remake only)

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Infogrames

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Biomechanical Toy

Biomechanical Toy

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Platform game / Run and gun

Publisher: Gaelco

ClockWerx ClockWorks

ClockWerx ClockWorks

Platform: PC, Mac, Super Famicom, PlayStation, Saturn

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Spectrum Holobyte (Macintosh, PC) Tokuma Shoten (Super Famicom, PlayStation, Sega Saturn)


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