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Friday January 17, 1992

US date format: 1/17/1992, UK date format: 17/1/1992

It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 17, 1992). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Adam Dahlberg and Awsten Knight. In UK Bohemian Rhapsody / These Are The Days Of Our Lives by Queen was in the top 5 hits. One False Move, directed by Carl Franklin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while Molly Ivins Can'T Say That by Molly Ivins was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Smoky Mountain Wrestling. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dragon Pink or Cal Ripken Jr. Baseball.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 17 January 1992

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Movies

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

One False Move

Directed by: Carl Franklin

Starring: Bill Paxton, Billy Bob Thornton, Cynda Williams, Michael Beach

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Grand Tour: Disaster in Time

Directed by: David Twohy

Starring: Jeff Daniels, Ariana Richards, Emilia Crow, Jim Haynie

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Shining Through

Directed by: David Seltzer

Starring: Michael Douglas, Melanie Griffith, Liam Neeson, Joely Richardson

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Reservoir Dogs

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

Starring: Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, Chris Penn

Country: United States

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Surviving Desire

Directed by: Hal Hartley

Starring: Martin Donovan, Matt Malloy, Rebecca Nelson, Julie Kessler

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TV Series

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

Smoky Mountain Wrestling

Directed by: Unavailable

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Finders Keepers

Directed by: Bryan Carberry

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Feuerwache 09

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Barrymore

Directed by: Erik Canuel

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Ein Engel namens Flint

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 January 1992 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
  • Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Dorothy Alison: Actress (Maggie, 3rd Key, Long Arm).
  • Charlie Ventura: jazz sax (Bop for the people), dies of cancer at age 75.
  • Frank Pullen: English businessman and racehorse owner (Born 1915).
  • Bill Walker: Actor (Big Mo, Mask, Harlem Globetrotters), dies at 95.
Facts:
  • Sarah Ferguson attends dinner of Everglades club (club excludes Jews)
  • During a visit to South Korea, Japanese Prime Minister Kiichi Miyazawa apologizes for forcing Korean women into sexual slavery during World War II.

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 17, 1992 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Amor Mio, Que Me Has Hecho? - Camilo Sesto
  2. Inolvidable - Luis Miguel
  3. Vuela Vuela - Magneto
  4. Si Piensas,Si Quieres - Roberto Carlos Y Rocio Durcal
  5. Dejame Amarte Otra Vez - Bronco: El Gigante De America
  6. Nadie Entiende - Daniela Romo
  7. Ella Me Vacila - La Banda Show
  8. Frio Frio - Juan Luis Guerra 440
  9. Sera - Ricardo Montaner
  10. No Lastimes Mas - Pandora

Books

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

Molly Ivins Can'T Say That

By: Molly Ivins

Whether she's writing about redneck politics in her native Texas or the discreet charms of Bushwazee, Molly Ivins in never less than devastatingly honest—and hilarious.

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The Firm

By: John Grisham

When Mitch McDeere signed on with Bendini, Lambert & Locke of Memphis, he thought that he and his beautiful wife, Abby, were on their way.

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Scarlett

By: Alexandra Ripley

THE PHENOMENAL #1 BESTSELLING SEQUEL TO MARGARET MITCHELL'S GONE WITH THE WIND"Alexandra Ripley is true to Scarlett's spirit and to Rhett's. Her sense of Mitchell's style is right on target."

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The Doomsday Conspiracy

By: Sidney Sheldon

When a mysterious weather balloon crashes to earth in the Swiss Alps, the head of the NSA handpicks Robert Bellamy to track down and identify the ten known witnesses to the

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

1999: Hore, Mita koto ka! Seikimatsu

1999: Hore, Mita koto ka! Seikimatsu

Platform: Family Computer

Genre: Turn-based strategy board game

Publisher: Coconuts Japan

Cal Ripken Jr. Baseball

Cal Ripken Jr. Baseball

Platform: Sega Genesis, Super Nintendo

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Mindscape

Dragon Pink

Dragon Pink

Platform: NEC PC-9801

Genre: Erotic, Comedy

Publisher: Striker

Curse of Enchantia

Platform: Amiga, DOS

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Core Design Virgin Games (PC CD)

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Crux 92

Crux 92

Platform: ZX Spectrum

Genre: Action Puzzle video game

Publisher: Ultrasoft

Home videos

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

The Fisher King

Studio: Columbia/TriStar, Criterion Collection

Format: VHS and Laserdisc release

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The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad

Format: Laserdisc release

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Newsies

Format: VHS release

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Spartacus

Studio: Criterion Collection

Format: VHS and Laserdisc release

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Shattered

Format: VHS release

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