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Monday August 17, 1992

US date format: 8/17/1992, UK date format: 17/8/1992

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 17, 1992). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Paige (wrestler) and Marie Payet. In that special week of August people in US were listening to End Of The Road by Boyz II Men. In UK Rhythm Is A Dancer by Snap! was in the top 5 hits. The Crying Game, directed by Neil Jordan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while Oh, the Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Larry Sanders Show. If you liked videogames you were probably playing John Barnes European Football or Dreadnoughts (video game).
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 17 August 1992

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Movies

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

The Crying Game

Directed by: Neil Jordan

Starring: Stephen Rea, Jaye Davidson, Forest Whitaker, Miranda Richardson

Country: United States

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Live Wire

Directed by: Christian Duguay

Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Ron Silver, Ben Cross, Lisa Eilbacher

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Traces of Red

Directed by: Andy Wolk

Starring: Jim Belushi, Lorraine Bracco, Tony Goldwyn, William Russ

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Kickboxer 3: The Art of War

Directed by: Rick King

Starring: Sasha Mitchell, Dennis Chan, Richard Comar, Noah Verduzco

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The Last of the Mohicans

Directed by: Michael Mann

Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe, Russell Means, Eric Schweig

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Larry Sanders Show

Written by: Dennis Klein, Garry Shandling

Starring: Garry Shandling, Jeffrey Tambor, Wallace Langham, Rip Torn

Country: United States

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Stay Tuned

Directed by: Peter Hyams

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Birdland

Directed by: Peter Lynch

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Boomerang

Directed by: Reginald Hudlin

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Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 August 1992 ?

Holidays:
  • Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
  • Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
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Facts:
  • Kevin Gross of Dodgers tosses only 9-inning no-hitter of season, a 2-0
  • The 1992 Republican National Convention convenes in Houston.

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 17, 1992 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1992 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. End Of The Road (From "Boomerang") - Boyz II Men
  2. TLC - Baby-Baby-Baby
  3. Kris Kross - Warm It Up
  4. Give U My Heart (From "Boomerang") - Babyface (Featuring Toni Braxton)
  5. Michael Jackson - Jam
  6. Just My Luck - Alyson Williams
  7. Lorenzo - Real Love
  8. Joe Public - I Miss You
  9. Money Can't Buy You Love (From "Mo' Money") - Ralph Tresvant
  10. I Could Use A Little Love (Right Now) - Freddie Jackson
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Evidencias - Ana Gabriel
  2. Jon Secada - Otro Dia Mas Sin Verte
  3. El Centro De Mi Corazon - Chayanne
  4. Mucho Corazon - Luis Miguel
  5. Un Hombre Secreto - Myriam Hernandez
  6. Tampoco Fuiste Tu - Daniela Romo
  7. Desde El Dia Que Te Fuiste - Pandora
  8. Pero Te Vas A Arrepentir - Los Yonic's
  9. Tu Amor Es Una Rueda - Angela Carrasco
  10. Frankie Ruiz - Mi Libertad

Books

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

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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Dark Force Rising

By: Timothy Zahn

The dying Empire's most cunning and ruthless warlord--Grand Admiral Thrawn--has taken command of the remnants of the Imperial fleet and launched a massive campaign aimed at the New Republic's destruction.

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Women Who Run With The Wolves

By: Clarissa Pinkola Estes

UPDATED, WITH NEW MATERIAL BY THE AUTHOR"WOMEN WHO RUN WITH THE WOLVES isn't just another book. It is a gift of profound insight, wisdom, and love.

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Eye Of The Storm

By: Jack Higgins

Elusive master terrorist Sean Dillon reemerges during the Gulf War when Saddam Hussein hires him to assassinate Margaret Thatcher, and only Martin Brosnan can stop him.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Armored Police Metal Jack

Armored Police Metal Jack

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: War simulation

Publisher: Takara Co., Ltd.

3Kingdoms

3Kingdoms

Genre: Cross-genre, MUD

Dreadnoughts (video game)

Dreadnoughts (video game)

Genre: Ship simulation, strategy

Publisher: Turcan Research Systems

John Barnes European Football

John Barnes European Football

Platform: Amiga Atari ST

Genre: Sports

Agony

Agony

Platform: Amiga

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Psygnosis

Home videos

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

The Brave Little Toaster

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS re-release

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Dead Again

Studio: Paramount

Format: VHS and Laserdisc release

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The Prince of Tides

Format: VHS release

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So Dear to My Heart

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS and Laserdisc release

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Once Upon a Crime

Format: VHS release

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