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Wednesday 17 November 1993

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Taylor Gold . In that special week of November people in US were listening to I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That) by Meat Loaf. In UK I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That) by Meat Loaf was in the top 5 hits. Mrs. Doubtfire, directed by Chris Columbus, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while Decider by Dick Francis was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Life in the Freezer. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crystal Crazy or Emeraldia.
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Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Mrs. Doubtfire

Directed by: Chris Columbus

Starring: Robin Williams, Sally Field, Pierce Brosnan

Country: United States

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A Perfect World

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Kevin Costner, Clint Eastwood, Laura Dern

Country: United States

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Addams Family Values

Directed by: Barry Sonnenfeld

Starring: Anjelica Huston, Raul Julia, Christopher Lloyd

Country: United States

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The Three Musketeers

Directed by: Stephen Herek

Starring: Charlie Sheen, Kiefer Sutherland, Chris O'Donnell

Country: United States

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Carlito's Way

Directed by: Brian De Palma

Starring: Al Pacino, Sean Penn, Penelope Ann Miller

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Life in the Freezer

Starring: David Attenborough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Written by: Jimmy McGovern

Starring: Robbie Coltrane, Geraldine Somerville, Kieran O'Brien, Lorcan Cranitch

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Starring: Max Casella, Ruth Buzzi, Jim Cummings, April Ortiz

Country: United States

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Written by: Jeff Segal

Starring: Robby Benson, Ken Camroux, Garry Chalk, Garrison Christiohn

Country: United States

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Beakman's World

Written by: Jok R. Church

Starring: Paul Zaloom, Mark Ritts, Eliza Schneider, Alanna Ubach

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 November 1993 ?

  • Slovakia - Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day commemorating the beginning of the Velvet Revolution in 1989.
  • Life Day
  • International Students Day
  • R.C. Saints - Elisabeth of Hungary; Gregory of Tours; Hilda of Whitby; Hugh of Lincoln
  • Also see November 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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Famous Deaths:
  • Grand Night For Singing opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 52 performances
  • Antonov AN-124 flies in South Iran against mountain: 17 killed
  • US House of Representatives approve Nafta
  • US Congress votes for NAFTA.
  • November 22 ampndash The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) passes the legislative houses in the United States, Canada and Mexico.

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Sport Games on 17 November 1993

American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Philadelphia 76ers : 92 - 90
  • Milwaukee Bucks - Washington Bullets : 104 - 117
  • New Jersey Nets - Boston Celtics : 100 - 105
  • New York Knicks - San Antonio Spurs : 90 - 95
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What news were making the headlines those days in November 1993?

  • Time: Christian Evangelist Billy Graham
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9407
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.196


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


By: Dick Francis

A smash hit novel now in trade?from ?a rare and magical talent? who never writes the same story twice.?(San Diego Union-Tribune)In Decider, inheriting a small share in a successful racetrack means

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Hotel Pastis

By: Peter Mayle

With his national bestsellers A Year in Provence and Toujours Provence, Peter Mayle gave new meaning to the phrase "great escape."

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Mr. Murder

By: Dean Koontz

Martin Stillwater has a vivid imagination. It charms his loving wife, delights his two little daughters, and gives him all the inspiration he needs to write his highly successful mystery novels.

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Listening To Prozac

By: Peter D. Kramer

Since it was introduced in 1987, Prozac has been prescribed to nearly five million Americans. But what is Prozac? A medication or a mental steroid?

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Star Fox

Platform: Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Nintendo 64, GameCube, Nintendo DS, Nintendo 3DS, Wii U

Genre: Rail/Scrolling shooter action-adventure game

Publisher: Nintendo

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Spider-Man 3: Invasion of the Spider-Slayers

Spider-Man 3: Invasion of the Spider-Slayers

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Platform

Publisher: LJN

Crystal Crazy

Platform: Mac OS

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Casady & Greene

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Platform: Arcade, Virtual Console

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Namco

F1 / Formula One

Platform: Atari ST, Mega Drive/Genesis, Master System, Game Gear, Amiga

Genre: Racing (F1)

Publisher: Domark/Tengen

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