Friday December 13, 1991

US date format: 12/13/1991, UK date format: 13/12/1991

It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 13, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jay Greenberg and Vladimir Tarasenko. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Black Or White by Michael Jackson. In UK Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me by George Michael & Elton John was in the top 5 hits. Fried Green Tomatoes, directed by Jon Avnet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while Under Fire by Oliver L. North with William Novak was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Ein Engel namens Flint. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Aldynes or After Burner III.
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Fried Green Tomatoes

Directed by: Jon Avnet

Starring: Kathy Bates, Jessica Tandy, Mary Stuart Masterson, Mary-Louise Parker

Country: United States of America

Highway Patrolman

Directed by: Alex Cox

Starring: Roberto Sosa, Bruno Bichir, Vanessa Bauche, Zaide Silvia Gutiérrez

Grand Canyon

Directed by: Lawrence Kasdan

Starring: Danny Glover, Kevin Kline, Steve Martin, Mary McDonnell

JFK

Directed by: Oliver Stone

Starring: Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman, Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau

Country: United States of America

Father of the Bride

Directed by: Charles Shyer

Starring: Steve Martin, Diane Keaton, Martin Short, Kimberly Williams-Paisley

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 13, 1991?


    Holidays

  • Roman festivals - Tellus was worshipped in the district Carinae at the Esquiline Hill, and a lectisternium or table was spread for Ceres.
  • R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Lucy
  • Also see December 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • In the Julian calendar before the Gregorian reform, this was the shortest day and longest night, and widely celebrated as such
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    Events

  • Ricky Pierce (Seattle SuperSonics) ends NBA free throw streak of 75 games.

TV Series

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

Ein Engel namens Flint

Barrymore

Directed by: Erik Canuel

Feuerwache 09

Finders Keepers

Directed by: Bryan Carberry

Ring My Bell

Directed by: Not specifed

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1991?

Books

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

Under Fire

By: Oliver L. North with William Novak

In this candid book, Oliver North, the man who has been at the centre of the Iran-Contra controversy tells the story of his life. He reveals the inside story behind the headlines and stresses the importance of his family and …

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

No Greater Love

By: Danielle Steel

It was the maiden voyage of the Titanic, the greatest ship ever built, and in one fatal, unforgettable night, the sea shattered the lives and future of an extraordinary family, the Winfields.

The Jordan Rules

By: Sam Smith

A SUPER TEAM...A SUPERSTAR...A SUPER EGO The most gifted athlete ever to play the game, Michael Jordan rose to heights no basketball player had ever reached before.

Remember

By: Barbara Taylor Bradford

An electrifying new novel by Barbara Taylor Bradford, who demonstrates her superb storytelling gifts in this passionate tale of Nicky Wells.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Double Axle

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing game

Publisher: Taito

F1 Grand Prix: Nakajima Satoru

Platform: Sega Mega Drive

Genre: Formula One racing

Publisher: Varie

Aldynes

Platform: SuperGrafx PlayStation Network

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Hudson Soft

Platform: NES Sega Genesis

Genre: Various

Publisher: Active Enterprises

Platform: Arcade FM-Towns Sega CD

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Sega


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