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Tuesday 17 January 1995

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Nate Maloley . In that special week of January people in US were listening to On Bended Knee by Boyz II Men. In UK Cotton Eye Joe by Rednex was in the top 5 hits. The Usual Suspects, directed by Bryan Singer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995 while Eyes Of A Child by Richard North Patterson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Bir Demet Tiyatro. If you liked videogames you were probably playing CyberMage or Star Wars: Rebel Assault II: The Hidden Empire.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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

The Usual Suspects

Directed by: Bryan Singer

Starring: Kevin Spacey, Gabriel Byrne, Chazz Palminteri

Country: United States

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Street Fighter

Directed by: Steven E. de Souza

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Raul Julia, Ming-Na

Country: United States

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Ri¢hie Ri¢h

Directed by: Donald Petrie

Starring: Macaulay Culkin, Edward Herrmann, John Larroquette

Country: United States

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Little Women

Directed by: Gillian Armstrong

Starring: Susan Sarandon, Winona Ryder, Kirsten Dunst

Country: United States

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Legends of the Fall

Directed by: Edward Zwick

Starring: Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Aidan Quinn

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

The Private Life of Plants

Starring: David Attenborough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Starring: Todd A. Robinson

Country: United States

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Starring: Dean Johnson, Miriam Johnson, Tom Weckwerth

Country: United States

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Marsalis on Music

Starring: David Gelb, Wynton Marsalis, David Arenas Pearlman, Sarabeth Wager

Country: United States

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Night Stand

Written by: Paul Abeyta, Peter Kaikko, Timothy Stack

Starring: Timothy Stack

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 January 1995 ?

  • Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
  • Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Carousel closes at Beaumont Theater NYC after 322 performances
  • 7.2 earthquake destroys Kobe Japan (5,372 die)
  • LA Rams announce that they are moving to St. Louis
  • Australia beats Australia A 2-0 to win the World Series Cup.
  • The Great Hanshin earthquake: A magnitude 7.3 earthquake hits near Kobe, Japan, causing extensive property damage and killing 6,434 people.

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Sport Games on 17 January 1995

American Basketball
  • Charlotte Hornets - Orlando Magic : 98 - 109
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Seattle SuperSonics : 91 - 115
  • Denver Nuggets - Phoenix Suns : 113 - 129
  • Portland Trail Blazers - Sacramento Kings : 88 - 95
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Football (United Kingdom)
  • Cambridge - Cardiff : 2 - 0
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Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Falkirk - Partick : 1 - 3
  • Kilmarnock - Motherwell : 2 - 0
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What news were making the headlines those days in January 1995?

  • Time: A Family',1989, by Fernando Botero from private collection via Marlborough Gallery.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9466
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.257


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

Eyes Of A Child

By: Richard North Patterson

A man has been found dead, a gun still wedged in his mouth. It looks like Ricardo Arias killed himself…but the physical evidence tells a different story.

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In the Kitchen With Rosie

By: Rosie Dale

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

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By: Michael Crichton

From the author of Jurassic Park, Timeline, and Sphere comes an electrifying thriller in which a shocking accusation of sexual harassment triggers a gripping psychological game of cat and mouse and threatens to derail a brilliant career.

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Chicken Soup for the Soul

By: Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen

In this book of 101 inspirational stories, contributors share their personal angel experiences of faith, miracles, and answered prayers, which will amaze and inspire you.Celestial, otherworldly, heavenly.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?


Genre: First-person shooter / RPG

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Star Wars: Rebel Assault II: The Hidden Empire

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation, Mac OS

Genre: Action, rail shooter

Publisher: LucasArts

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Spider-Man: The Animated Series

Platform: Genesis, Super NES

Genre: Action

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment (Sega Genesis) LJN (Super NES)

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Microsoft Entertainment Pack

Platform: Windows 3.1x, Game Boy Color

Genre: Puzzle, Strategy

Publisher: Microsoft Home

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Clock Tower

Platform: Super Famicom, PlayStation, Windows, WonderSwan

Genre: Survival horror, point-and-click adventure, stealth

Publisher: Human Entertainment

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