Sunday May 17, 1992

US date format: 5/17/1992, UK date format: 17/5/1992

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 17, 1992). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Maxime Huscenot . In that special week of May people in US were listening to Jump by Kris Kross. In UK Please Don't Go by KWS was in the top 5 hits. Sister Act, directed by Emile Ardolino, 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 Intruders. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Armored Police Metal Jack or Expert Common Knowledge.
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Sister Act

Directed by: Emile Ardolino

Starring: Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, Kathy Najimy, Wendy Makkena

Country: United States of America

Dance Macabre

Directed by: Greydon Clark

Starring: Robert Englund, Michelle Zeitlin, Marianna Moen, Julene Renee

Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar

Directed by: Mansoor Khan

Starring: Aamir Khan, Ayesha Jhulka, Deepak Tijori, Pooja Bedi

The Dark Side of the Heart

Directed by: Eliseo Subiela

Starring: Darío Grandinetti, Sandra Ballesteros, Nacha Guevara, André Mélançon

Far and Away

Directed by: Ron Howard

Starring: Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Thomas Gibson, Robert Prosky

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 17, 1992?


    Holidays

  • Norwegian Constitution Day or Syttende Mai.
  • Dfa das Letras Galegas ("Galician Literature Day") ? holiday in Galicia, honouring the Galician language.
  • Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of 'Azaamat (Grandeur) ? First day of the fourth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
  • Saint Paschal Baylon or Pascal Baylon
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    Events

  • 38th Mazda LPGA Championship won by Betsy King.

TV Series

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

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

The Gingerbread Man

Directed by: Karthik Chandran

Familie Heinz Becker

Video Girl Ai

Directed by: Mizuho Nishikubo

Magazine Covers

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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 …

A Thousand Acres

By: Jane Smiley

A successful Iowa farmer decides to divide his farm between his three daughters. When the youngest objects, she is cut out of his will.

Give War A Chance

By: P. J. O'Rourke

In the spirit of his savagely funny and national best-seller Parliament of Whores, Give War a Chance is P. J. O'Rourke's number one New York Times best-selling follow-up.

Revolution From Within

By: Gloria Steinem

Revealing her own long quest for self-esteem, Gloria Steinem explores what self-esteem is, how crippling a lack of it can be, and how recapturing it can transform your life.

For Love Alone

By: Ivana Trump

Dazzled by the glamour of her new life as the wife of American tycoon Adam Graham, Czechoslovakian-born champion skier Katrinka Graham is, nonetheless, unable to forget the anguish of

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Armored Police Metal Jack

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: War simulation

Publisher: Takara Co., Ltd.

Expert Common Knowledge

Platform: DOS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Expert Software, Inc.

Air Zonk

Platform: TurboGrafx 16, Virtual Console

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Hudson Soft

Platform: DOS

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Microleague Interactive Software

The Addams Family

Platform: Sega Mega Drive / Genesis, Super NES, Amiga, Atari ST

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Ocean Software


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