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Tuesday 16 August 1994

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ahn Daniel and Cameron Byrd. In that special week of August people in US were listening to Stay by Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories. In UK Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet was in the top 5 hits. Color of Night, directed by Richard Rush, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994 while In the Kitchen With Rosie by Rosie Dale was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Vacant Lot. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bodyworks Voyager - Mission in Anatomy or Elevator Action Returns.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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TV Series

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

The Human Animal

Starring: Desmond Morris

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Floyd on Italy

Starring: Keith Floyd

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Roughnecks

Written by: Kieran Prendiville

Starring: Teresa Banham, Colum Convey, Paul Copley, James Cosmo

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Steven Banks Show

Starring: Steven Banks

Country: United States

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Inside the Actors Studio

Starring: James Lipton

Country: United States

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Movies

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

Color of Night

Directed by: Richard Rush

Starring: Bruce Willis, Jane March, Rubn Blades

Country: United States

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The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

Directed by: Stephan Elliott

Starring: Hugo Weaving, Guy Pearce, Terence Stamp

Country: United States

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Airheads

Directed by: Michael Lehmann

Starring: Brendan Fraser, Steve Buscemi, Adam Sandler

Country: United States

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The Little Rascals

Directed by: Penelope Spheeris

Starring: Travis Tedford, Bug Hall, Brittany Ashton Holmes

Country: United States

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Clear and Present Danger

Directed by: Phillip Noyce

Starring: Harrison Ford, Willem Dafoe, Anne Archer

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 August 1994 ?

Holidays:
  • RC saints: feast day of Saint Stephen I of Hungary; Saint Roch (helps against plague and skin diseases)
  • USA: legal holiday in Vermont for the Battle of Bennington in 1777 (which actually took place in the state of New York)
  • Palio dell'Assunta in Siena
  • Eastern Orthodox: commemoration of the translation of the Acheiropoietos icon which means "Not made by hands", (also known as the Mandelion; now lost) from Edessa to Constantinople on 16 August 944
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Shauna Gambill, 17, of California, crowned 12th Miss Teen USA

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 1994?

  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9445
  • Time: Infidelity It may be in our genes. Broken wedding ring. Computer-altered photograph for TIME by Ja
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.235

Books

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

In the Kitchen With Rosie

By: Rosie Dale

Cookbook with 50 recipes that helped Oprah lose weight. (H, Knopf)

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The Client

By: John Grisham

In a weedy lot on the outskirts of Memphis, two boys watch a shiny Lincoln pull up to the curb...Eleven-year-old Mark Sway and his younger brother were sharing a forbidden cigarette when a chance encounter with a suicidal lawyer left ...

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The Gift

By: Danielle Steel

On a June day, a young woman in a summer dress steps off a Chicago-bound bus into a small midwestern town. She doesn't intend to stay.

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Without Remorse

By: Tom Clanc

From Maryland to Vietnam, Jack Kelley fights druglords, frees prisoners. (P, Berkley)

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Ace Driver

Ace Driver

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Namco

Spider-Man and Venom: Maximum Carnage

Platform: Super NES, Mega Drive/Genesis

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment (Super NES version published under LJN imprint)

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Ancient Domains of Mystery

Ancient Domains of Mystery

Platform: AmigaOS, MS-DOS, Linux, Microsoft Windows, OS X

Genre: Roguelike

Publisher: Thomas Biskup

Bodyworks Voyager - Mission in Anatomy

Bodyworks Voyager - Mission in Anatomy

Platform: DOS

Genre: Educational game, Action-Shooter

Publisher: Software Marketing Corporation

Elevator Action Returns

Elevator Action Returns

Platform: Arcade, Sega Saturn

Genre: Action game, platform game

Publisher: Taito Corporation


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