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Thursday May 16, 1991

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 16, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Grigor Dimitrov and Ashley Wagner. In that special week of May people in US were listening to I Like The Way (The Kissing Game) by Hi-Five. In UK The Shoop Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss) by Cher was in the top 5 hits. Proof, directed by Jocelyn Moorhouse, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while The Novel by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching All Good Things. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dino Land or Spider-Man: The Video Game.
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What the sky looked like on 16 May 1991

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Movies

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

Proof

Directed by: Jocelyn Moorhouse

Starring: Hugo Weaving, Geneviève Picot, Russell Crowe, Heather Mitchell

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Soapdish

Directed by: Michael Hoffman

Starring: Sally Field, Kevin Kline, Cathy Moriarty, Teri Hatcher

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Crooked Hearts

Directed by: Michael Bortman

Starring: Peter Berg, Vincent D'Onofrio, Noah Wyle, Peter Coyote

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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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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 16 May 1991 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint HonorT of Amiens
  • Saint Andrew Bobola
  • Saint Ubaldus
  • Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
  • Saint Simon Stock
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Daily Planet fires cub reporter Jimmy Olson (Superman character)
  • Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom addressed a joint session of the United States Congress. She is the first British monarch to address the U.S. Congress.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 16, 1991 - Geocentric view

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Books

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

The Novel

By: James A. Michener

In this novel the author departs from the historical sagas which made his reputation to present a story set in the changing world of contemporary writing and publishing.

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Aspen Gold

By: Janet Dailey

Kit Masters, born and brought up on an Aspen ranch, left to pursue an acting career in Hollywood but she is a woman with a strong sense of family, loyalty, and

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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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Life Is Too Short

By: Mickey Rooney

He soared form the wrong side of Brooklyn to the top of the world. And he's still hot six decades later.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Spider-Man: The Video Game

Spider-Man: The Video Game

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Sega

Aussie Rules Footy

Aussie Rules Footy

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Mattel

Dino Land

Dino Land

Platform: Sega Mega Drive

Genre: Video Pinball simulation

Publisher: JP Wolf Team; NA Renovation Products

Bart Simpson's Escape from Camp Deadly

Bart Simpson's Escape from Camp Deadly

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Action platformer

Blue Almanac

Blue Almanac

Platform: Mega Drive[1] PC

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Kodansha Ltd.

Home videos

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

Die Hard 2

Studio: Fox

Format: VHS release

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City Slickers

Studio: Columbia

Format: VHS release

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The Sheltering Sky

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: VHS release

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Home Alone

Studio: Fox

Format: VHS release

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Pacific Heights

Studio: Fox

Format: VHS release

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