Monday May 17, 1993

US date format: 5/17/1993, UK date format: 17/5/1993

It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 17, 1993). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include GoldLink . In that special week of May people in US were listening to That's The Way Love Goes by Janet Jackson. In UK Five Live (EP) by George Michael & Queen With Lisa Stansfield was in the top 5 hits. Menace II Society, directed by Albert Hughes, Allen Hughes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while Assembling California by John McPhee was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Salto postale. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crime Patrol 2: Drug Wars or BloodNet.
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Historical Events

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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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Movies

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Menace II Society

Menace II Society

Directed by: Albert Hughes, Allen Hughes

Starring: Tyrin Turner, Larenz Tate, June Kyoto Lu, Toshi Toda

Country: United States of America

Raining Stones

Raining Stones

Directed by: Ken Loach

Starring: Bruce Jones, Julie Brown, Gemma Phoenix, Ricky Tomlinson

Super Mario Bros.

Super Mario Bros.

Directed by: Annabel Jankel, Rocky Morton

Starring: Bob Hoskins, John Leguizamo, Dennis Hopper, Samantha Mathis

Country: United States of America

Faraway, So Close!

Faraway, So Close!

Directed by: Wim Wenders

Starring: Otto Sander, Bruno Ganz, Peter Falk, Horst Buchholz

Hot Shots! Part Deux

Hot Shots! Part Deux

Directed by: Jim Abrahams

Starring: Charlie Sheen, Lloyd Bridges, Valeria Golino, Richard Crenna

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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Salto postale

Salto postale

Calling the Shots

Calling the Shots

Directed by: Griffin Loch

Eden

Eden

Directed by: Megan Griffiths

Good Advice

Good Advice

Directed by: Steve Rash

Black Tie Affair

Black Tie Affair

Days to next May 17

If May 17, 1993 is your birthday you're 27 years, 4 months, 4 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 26 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Last Command by Timothy Zahn

The Last Command

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The embattled Republic reels from the attacks of Grand Admiral Thrawn, who has marshaled the remnants of the Imperial forces and driven the Rebels back with an abominable technology recovered from

Turmoil And Triumph by George P. Shultz

Turmoil And Triumph

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The former Secretary of State recounts his years in that position, discussing Reagan's foreign policy, the power struggle between the State Department and the NSC, George Bush's involvement in

American Star by Jackie Collins

American Star

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A rags-to-riches Hollywood superstar rescues a naive young girl left alone and unprotected in a perilous environment, in a dynamic love story by the undisputed megastar of the glamour genre.

Angel by Barbara Taylor Bradford

Angel

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Orphaned at a young age, the lives of Rosie, Gavin, Nell, and Kevin are irrevocably intertwined. Rising from poverty, all four go on to stunning success: Rosie as an award-winning costume

The Te Of Piglet by Benjamin Hoff

The Te Of Piglet

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The Te of Piglet . . . in which a good deal of Taoist wisdom is revealed through the character and actions of A.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Crime Patrol 2: Drug Wars

Crime Patrol 2: Drug Wars

Platform: Arcade, 3DO, CD-i, DVD, Laserdisc

Publisher: American Laser Games, Digital Leisure

3rd Super Robot Wars

3rd Super Robot Wars

Platform: Super Famicom Sony PlayStation

Genre: Tactical role-playing

Publisher: Banpresto

BloodNet

BloodNet

Platform: Amiga, DOS

Genre: Adventure game, role-playing video game

Publisher: MicroProse

DinoPark Tycoon

DinoPark Tycoon

Platform: Computer Operating Systems - DOS (Windows 95, Windows 98), Macintosh System 7 Video Game Consoles - 3DO Interactive Multiplayer

Genre: Business simulation game

Publisher: MECC

Captain Tsubasa 4: Pro no Rival Tachi

Captain Tsubasa 4: Pro no Rival Tachi

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Traditional soccer simulation

Publisher: Tecmo


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