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Sunday May 12, 1991

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 12, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Bradford N Smith . In that special week of May people in US were listening to Joyride by Roxette. In UK The Shoop Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss) by Cher was in the top 5 hits. Thelma & Louise, directed by Ridley Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while The Eagle Has Flown by Jack Higgins was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching All Good Things. If you liked videogames you were probably playing F1 Exhaust Note or ABC Wide World Of Sports Boxing.
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What the sky looked like on 12 May 1991

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Movies

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

Thelma & Louise

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Susan Sarandon, Geena Davis, Harvey Keitel, Michael Madsen

Country: United States

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Backdraft

Directed by: Ron Howard

Starring: Kurt Russell, William Baldwin, Robert De Niro, Donald Sutherland

Country: United States

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Only the Lonely

Directed by: Chris Columbus

Starring: John Candy, Maureen O'Hara, Ally Sheedy, Kevin Dunn

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Drop Dead Fred

Directed by: Ate de Jong

Starring: Phoebe Cates, Rik Mayall, Marsha Mason, Tim Matheson

Country: United States

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Hudson Hawk

Directed by: Michael Lehmann

Starring: Bruce Willis, Danny Aiello, Andie MacDowell, James Coburn

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

All Good Things

Directed by: Andrew Jarecki

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Vorsicht! Falke!

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The Astronomers

Starring: Vera C. Rubin, Tony Tyson, John Lowry Dobson, John E. Conway

Country: United States

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Swamp Thing

Directed by: Wes Craven

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Separate But Equal

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 May 1991 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Epiphanius
  • Saint Domitilla
  • Day of Finnishness in Finland; Commemoration day of J. V. Snellman.
  • International Nurses Day
  • Saint Modoald
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Hollis Stacy wins LPGA Crestar-Fresh Farm Golf Classic.
  • A new cancer drug is announced, which can only be found in bark of a rare tree in the Pacific Northwest.
  • Nepal holds its first multiparty legislative election since 1959.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 12, 1991 - Geocentric view

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Books

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

The Eagle Has Flown

By: Jack Higgins

Higgins he picks up where he left off in The Eagle Has Landed with Nazi commando Kurt Steiner and killer/Irish patriot Liam Devlin.

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Oh, the Places You'll Go!

By: Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss’s wonderfully wise Oh, the Places You’ll Go! is the perfect send-off for grads—from nursery school, high school, college, and beyond! From soaring to high heights and seeing great sights to being left in a Lurch on a prickle-ly ...

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My Favorite Summer 1956

By: Mickey Mantle and Phil Pepe

Mickey Mantle, the hayseed kid from Spavinaw, Oklahoma, was in his sixth year with the Yankees. He was already America's homerun king. He was about to become a national hero.

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The Firm

By: John Grisham

When Mitch McDeere signed on with Bendini, Lambert & Locke of Memphis, he thought that he and his beautiful wife, Abby, were on their way.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Double Dragon III: The Sacred Stone

Double Dragon III: The Sacred Stone

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Publisher: JP Technōs Japan; NA Acclaim Entertainment

F1 Exhaust Note

F1 Exhaust Note

Platform: Arcade only

Genre: Formula One racing

Publisher: Sega

ABC Wide World Of Sports Boxing

ABC Wide World Of Sports Boxing

Platform: MS-DOS, Amiga

Genre: Versus fighting, Sports

Publisher: Data East

Final Fantasy Adventure

Platform: Game Boy, SoftBank Mobile, i-mode, EZweb, PlayStation Vita, iOS, Android

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Square

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Action 52

Platform: NES Sega Genesis

Genre: Various

Publisher: Active Enterprises

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Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Once Around

Format: VHS release

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The Silence of the Lambs

Studio: Orion

Format: VHS release

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Class Action

Format: VHS release

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Taking Care of Business

Studio: Touchstone

Format: VHS release

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Presumed Innocent

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: VHS release

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