Wednesday June 17, 1992

US date format: 6/17/1992, UK date format: 17/6/1992

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 17, 1992). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ryan Allsop . In that special week of June people in US were listening to I'll Be There (Live-Unplugged) by Mariah Carey. In UK Abba-esque (EP) by Erasure was in the top 5 hits. A League of Their Own, directed by Penny Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while Head To Head by Lester Thurow was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Boomerang. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Astral Bout or Electro Man.
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A League of Their Own

Directed by: Penny Marshall

Starring: Tom Hanks, Geena Davis, Lori Petty, Madonna

Country: United States of America

Supercop

Directed by: Stanley Tong

Starring: Jackie Chan, Michelle Yeoh, Maggie Cheung, Kenneth Tsang

Bol Radha Bol

Directed by: David Dhawan

Starring: Rishi Kapoor, Juhi Chawla, Kader Khan, Shakti Kapoor

Sunset Heat

Directed by: John Nicolella

Starring: Michael Paré, Adam Ant, Dennis Hopper, Daphne Ashbrook

Deewana

Directed by: Raj Kanwar

Starring: Rishi Kapoor, Divya Bharti, Shah Rukh Khan, Alok Nath

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of June 17, 1992?


    Holidays

  • St. Albert Chmielowski.
  • National holiday of West Germany until 1990, see Workers' Uprising of 1953 in East Germany.
  • Iceland's national day, celebrating independence from Denmark in 1944.

    Events

  • Conn Gov Lowell Weicker and WFAN DJ Don Imus change places for 1 day

    Famous Deaths

  • Dewey Balfa: Bayou fiddler, dies at 65.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 17, 1992?


TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Boomerang

Directed by: Reginald Hudlin

Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

The Right Time

Directed by: Not specifed

Intruders

Directed by: Adam Schindler

The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends

Starring: Niamh Cusack, Enn Reitel, Mary Jane Bowe, Jenny Moore

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in June 1992?

Books

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

Head To Head

By: Lester Thurow

A leading economic theorist analyzes the United States's place in the changing world economy in light of the emergence of an economically united Europe.

Jewels

By: Danielle Steel

On Sarah Whitfield's seventy-fifth birthday, memories take her back to New York in the 1930s. To a marriage that ends after a year, leaving Sarah shattered.

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.

Eleanor Roosevelt

By: Blanche Wiesen Cook

Eleanor Roosevelt was born into the privileges and prejudices of American aristocracy and into a family ravaged by alcoholism. She overcame debilitating roots: in her public life, fighting against racism and

Diana In Private

By: Lady Colin Campbell

An English aristocrat from inside the royal family's exclusive circle reveals startling information about Princess Diana's life, discussing rumors of her eating disorder, her marriage to Prince Charles,

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Clue

Platform: Sega Genesis •SNES

Genre: Strategy Board game

Publisher: Parker Brothers

Buck Rogers: Matrix Cubed

Platform: DOS

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Strategic Simulations, Inc.

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: King Records

Platform: Sega Master System Sega Mega Drive Game Gear

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Sega

Electro Man

Platform: DOS

Genre: platform game

Publisher: POL xLand Games; NA Epic MegaGames


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