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Saturday 19 August 1995

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Waterfalls by TLC. In UK Never Forget by Take That was in the top 5 hits. Desperado, directed by Robert Rodriguez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995 while Rose Madder by Stephen King was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Clinic. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Draft:Arcade Classic 2: Centipede/Millipede or Cutthroat Island.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?


Directed by: Robert Rodriguez

Starring: Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Joaquim de Almeida

Country: United States

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Mortal Kombat

Directed by: Paul Anderson

Starring: Christopher Lambert, Robin Shou, Linden Ashby

Country: United States

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Directed by: Chris Noonan

Starring: James Cromwell, Magda Szubanski, Christine Cavanaugh

Country: United States

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Directed by: Larry Clark

Starring: Leo Fitzpatrick, Justin Pierce, Chlo Sevigny

Country: United States

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Directed by: Kevin Reynolds

Starring: Kevin Costner, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Dennis Hopper

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Clinic

Starring: Danielle Abastado, Emanuel Arruda, Tom Burke, Joe Frank

Country: United States

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Toini ja Heikki Haaman Show

Starring: Jukka Rasila

Country: Finland


Starring: Jonathan Booth

Country: Canada

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The Friday Night Armistice

Starring: Armando Iannucci, Peter Baynham, David Schneider, Danny Erskine

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Rock Family Trees

Starring: John Peel

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 August 1995 ?

  • Roman festivals - Vinalia Rustica celebrated in honor of Venus Libitina commemorating the founding of the oldest known temple to her, on the Esquiline Hill, in 293 BC on this date.
  • RC saints - Saint Sebald, Saint Louis of Toulouse, Jean-Eudes de MTzeray
  • Afghanistan - Afghan Independence Day see above: 1919
  • National Day of the Filipino Language, Philippines - Holiday for Quezon City, Quezon Province and other municipalities named after Manuel Quezon
  • National Aviation Day, USA
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • After 5 days Shannon Faulkner quits as 1st woman at the Citadel
  • Bruce Seldon TKOs Joe Hipp in 10 for heavyweight boxing title
  • Mike Tyson returns to the ring and DQs Peter McNeeley in 38 seconds

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Sport Games on 19 August 1995

Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Kaiserslautern - M'gladbach : 1 - 3
  • Karlsruhe - Bayern Munich : 2 - 6
  • Leverkusen - Dortmund : 1 - 1
  • Munich 1860 - Stuttgart : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 19 August 1995
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • F Koln - Unterhaching : 0 - 2
  • Zwickau - Mainz : 3 - 0
See all Football game results of 19 August 1995
Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Cannes - Lille : 2 - 1
  • Gueugnon - Paris SG : 1 - 3
  • Guingamp - Bordeaux : 1 - 0
  • Le Havre - Metz : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 19 August 1995
Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barnsley - Oldham : 2 - 1
  • Charlton - Birmingham : 3 - 1
  • Grimsby - Portsmouth : 2 - 1
  • Huddersfield - Watford : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 19 August 1995

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 1995?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.288
  • Time: Mysteries the Deep represented by the deep water species Melanocetus, aka the anglerfish.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9496


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

Rose Madder

By: Stephen King

The #1 national bestseller about a woman who escapes an abusive marriage is “one of Stephen King’s most engrossing horror novels. Relentlessly paced and brilliantly orchestrated...fueled

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New Passages

By: Gail Sheehy

THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Millions of readers literally defined their lives through Gail Sheehy's landmark bestseller Passages. Seven years ago she set out to write a sequel, but instead

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Beach Music

By: Pat Conro

Five brothers reunite in South Carolina as their mother is dying. (H, Doubleday)

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Dangerous To Know

By: Barbara Taylor Bradford

That is why the police are profoundly baffled when Sebastian Locke is found dead at his country estate under mysterious circumstances.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Draft:Arcade Classic 2: Centipede/Millipede

Draft:Arcade Classic 2: Centipede/Millipede

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Action

Publisher: Nintendo


Platform: DOS

Genre: Flight simulator

Publisher: Psygnosis

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Yoshi's Island

Platform: Super NES, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Nintendo

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Cutthroat Island

Platform: Game Boy, Game Gear, Mega Drive/Genesis, SNES

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment

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Space Hulk: Vengeance of the Blood Angels

Platform: 3DO, MS-DOS, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation, Sega Saturn

Genre: Real-time tactical first-person shooter

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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