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Tuesday September 17, 1991

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on September 17, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Minako Kotobuki and Scott Hoying. In that special week of September people in US were listening to I Adore Mi Amor by Color Me Badd. In UK (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams was in the top 5 hits. Night on Earth, directed by Jim Jarmusch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while The Doomsday Conspiracy by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Adventures of Tintin. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dracula the Undead (video game) or The Fidelity Ultimate Chess Challenge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 17 September 1991

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Movies

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

Night on Earth

Directed by: Jim Jarmusch

Starring: Winona Ryder, Gena Rowlands, Lisanne Falk, Alan Randolph Scott

Country: United States

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A Scene at the Sea

Directed by: Takeshi Kitano

Starring: Claude Maki, Hiroko Ôshima, Sabu Kawahara, Toshizo Fujiwara

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Ricochet

Directed by: Russell Mulcahy

Starring: Denzel Washington, John Lithgow, Ice-T, Kevin Pollak

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The Super

Directed by: Rod Daniel

Starring: Joe Pesci, Vincent Gardenia, Madolyn Smith Osborne, Rubén Blades

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Shout

Directed by: Jeffrey Hornaday

Starring: John Travolta, Jamie Walters, Heather Graham, Richard Jordan

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TV Series

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

The Adventures of Tintin

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

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Land of the Lost

Directed by: Brad Silberling

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Roc

Directed by: Not specifed

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Luv und Lee

Directed by: Hans-Joachim Hildebrandt

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The Hidden Room

Directed by: Sinister Cinema

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 September 1991 ?

Holidays:
  • RC Saints - Feasts of Saint Lambert (martyr), Hildegard of Bingen
  • United States - Constitution Day (observed on the previous Friday if it falls in a weekend), Citizenship Day, Von Steuben Day
  • Netherlands - Operation Market Garden is still remembered with parachuting and dedications on this day.
  • Also see September 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • The fourth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries in ancient Greek mythology, when the initiates sacrificed a pig.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • UN admits Estonia, Latvia, Lithuiania, North and South Korea, Marshall Islands and Micronesia
  • Estonia, North Korea, South Korea, Latvia, Lithuania, the Marshall Islands and Micronesia join the United Nations.
  • 4,355 turn out to see the Montreal Expos play the New York Mets at Shea Stadium.
  • September 17 NYC Crash - Telephone and data service to Kennedy, La Guardia, and Newark airports goes down. A loss of battery power in several of ATT's switching stations is at fault.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on September 17, 1991 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1991 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Cosas Del Amor - Vikki Carr Y Ana Gabriel
  2. Ahora - Ana Gabriel
  3. Todo Todo Todo - Daniela Romo
  4. Dejame Llorar - Ricardo Montaner
  5. Electricidad - Lucero
  6. Mesita De Noche - Victor Victor
  7. Popurri - Pandora
  8. Dime Quien Es - Lisa Lopez
  9. Gipsy Kings - Baila Me
  10. Frio Frio - Juan Luis Guerra 440

Books

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

The Doomsday Conspiracy

By: Sidney Sheldon

When a mysterious weather balloon crashes to earth in the Swiss Alps, the head of the NSA handpicks Robert Bellamy to track down and identify the ten known witnesses to the

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Chutzpah

By: Alan M. Dershowitz

Lawyer and columnist Dershowitz, author of Reversal of Fortune looks back over his life experiences, specific cases, and historic causes to reflect on his generation of Jews in the US -

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Anne Sexton

By: Diane Wood Middlebrook

At the time of her suicide in October 1974, Anne Sexton, 45, occupied a central position on the American poetry scene.

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Uh-Oh

By: Robert Fulghum

"Uh-oh" is more than a momentary reaction to small problems. "Uh-oh" is an attitude -- a perspective on the universe. The #1 Bestseller by the author of ALL I REALLY NEED

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dracula the Undead (video game)

Dracula the Undead (video game)

Platform: Atari Lynx

Genre: Action

Publisher: Atari

Cosmic Fantasy 2

Platform: TurboGrafx-CD

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: JP Nippon Telenet NA Working Designs; JP Nippon Telenet; NA Working Designs

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2nd Super Robot Wars

2nd Super Robot Wars

Platform: Famicom Game Boy Sony PlayStation

Genre: Tactical role-playing

Publisher: Banpresto

The Fidelity Ultimate Chess Challenge

Platform: Atari Lynx

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Telegames

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Bill Laimbeer's Combat Basketball

Bill Laimbeer's Combat Basketball

Platform: Super NES

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Hudson Soft

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

The Jungle Book

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS release, part of

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Felix the Cat: The Movie

Studio: New World Pictures

Format: VHS release, part of Buena Vista Home Video

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Problem Child

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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Gremlins 2: The New Batch

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: VHS release

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Mo' Better Blues

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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