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Wednesday January 16, 1991

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 16, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Julie Dubela and Seike . In that special week of January people in US were listening to Love Will Never Do (Without You) by Janet Jackson. In UK Sadness Part 1 by Enigma was in the top 5 hits. The Silence of the Lambs, directed by Jonathan Demme, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while The Cat And The Curmudgeon by Cleveland Amory was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching All Together Now. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chuck Yeager's Air Combat or 2nd Super Robot Wars.
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What the sky looked like on 16 January 1991

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Movies

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The Silence of the Lambs

Directed by: Jonathan Demme

Starring: Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Lawrence A. Bonney, Kasi Lemmons

Country: United States

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Mediterraneo

Directed by: Gabriele Salvatores

Starring: Diego Abatantuono, Claudio Bigagli, Giuseppe Cederna, Claudio Bisio

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Daughters of the Dust

Directed by: Julie Dash

Starring: Cora Lee Day, Alva Rogers, Barbarao, Trula Hoosier

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Poison

Directed by: Todd Haynes

Starring: Edith Meeks, Larry Maxwell, Susan Norman, Millie White

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Queens Logic

Directed by: Steve Rash

Starring: Kevin Bacon, Linda Fiorentino, John Malkovich, Joe Mantegna

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TV Series

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

All Together Now

Directed by: Alexander Mirecki

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Coasting

Directed by: Michael P. Noens

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The Baby-Sitters Club

Directed by: Melanie Mayron

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Davis Rules

Lazarus & Dingwall

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 January 1991 ?

Holidays:
  • National Religious Freedom Day in the United States, to commemorate the adoption of Thomas Jefferson's landmark Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom in 1786
  • Teacher's Day in Thailand
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Facts:
  • 7th Soap Opera Digest Awards - Days of Our Live wins
  • US and 27 allies attack Iraq for occupying Kuwait (US time)
  • U.S. serial killer Aileen Wuornos confesses to the murders of six men.
  • The United States goes to war with Iraq, beginning the Gulf War (U.S. Time).

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 16, 1991 - Geocentric view

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Books

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

The Cat And The Curmudgeon

By: Cleveland Amory

Despite his hard-knock beginnings, Polar Bear is finicky about his newfound fame. Will nine lives be enough for him to answer all his fan mail?

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Possession

By: A. S. Byatt

National Bestseller Winner of England’s Booker Prize and the literary sensation of the year, Possession is an exhilarating novel of wit and romance, at once an intellectual mystery and triumphant love

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The Burden Of Proof

By: Scott Turow

Turow's acclaimed second novel, which topped international bestseller lists, is now available in trade paperback. Sandy Stern, the brilliant defense attorney from Presumed Innocent, faces an event so emotionally shattering that

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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Command HQ

Command HQ

Platform: MS-DOS Mac OS

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Microplay Software

2nd Super Robot Wars

2nd Super Robot Wars

Platform: Famicom Game Boy Sony PlayStation

Genre: Tactical role-playing

Publisher: Banpresto

Wordtris

Platform: DOS Game Boy Mac OS Super NES

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Spectrum HoloByte

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Chuck Yeager's Air Combat

Platform: MS-DOS, Apple Macintosh

Genre: Flight simulator

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Devilish

Platform: Sega Mega Drive Game Gear

Genre: Action, Breakout clone

Publisher: Sage's Creation Hot B Tec Toy Sega Samsung

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Home videos

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

Felix the Cat: The Movie

Studio: New World Pictures

Format: VHS release, part of Buena Vista Home Video

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Once Around

Format: VHS release

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Three Men and a Little Lady

Studio: Touchstone

Format: VHS release

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F/X2

Studio: Orion

Format: VHS release

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Almost an Angel

Format: VHS release

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