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Sunday 20 January 1991

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 20, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Lily LaBeau and Ciara Hanna. In that special week of January people in US were listening to Love Will Never Do (Without You) by Janet Jackson. In UK Sadness Part 1 by Enigma was in the top 5 hits. The Silence of the Lambs, directed by Jonathan Demme, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while Memories of Midnight by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching All Together Now. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Flames of Freedom or Action 52.
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What the sky looked like on 20 January 1991

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Movies

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

The Silence of the Lambs

Directed by: Jonathan Demme

Starring: Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Lawrence A. Bonney, Kasi Lemmons

Country: United States

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Mediterraneo

Directed by: Gabriele Salvatores

Starring: Diego Abatantuono, Claudio Bigagli, Giuseppe Cederna, Claudio Bisio

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Daughters of the Dust

Directed by: Julie Dash

Starring: Cora Lee Day, Alva Rogers, Barbarao, Trula Hoosier

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Poison

Directed by: Todd Haynes

Starring: Edith Meeks, Larry Maxwell, Susan Norman, Millie White

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Queens Logic

Directed by: Steve Rash

Starring: Kevin Bacon, Linda Fiorentino, John Malkovich, Joe Mantegna

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TV Series

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

All Together Now

Directed by: Alexander Mirecki

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The Baby-Sitters Club

Directed by: Melanie Mayron

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Davis Rules

Lazarus & Dingwall

Saban's Adventures of the Little Mermaid

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 January 1991 ?

Holidays:
  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
  • Saint Fabian
  • Euthymus
  • Desiderius
  • Meinrad
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Louis Seigner: French actor and stage comedian, Emmanuelle and Mathilde's grandfather.
  • Bill Riordon: US tennis promoter (Jimmy Connors), dies.
Facts:
  • Black & Blue closes at Minskoff Theater NYC after 829 performances
  • Les Miserables, opens at Pantages Theatre, LA
  • Peter Pan closes at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC or 45 performances
  • Shogun - The Musical closes at Marquis Theater NYC after 72 performances
  • 13th UCP Telethon

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Sport Games on 20 January 1991

NFL
American Football
  • Los Angeles Raiders - Buffalo Bills : 3 - 51
  • New York Giants - San Francisco 49ers : 15 - 13
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 20, 1991 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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

Memories of Midnight

By: Sidney Sheldon

In THE OTHER SIDE OF MIDNIGHT, they played the ultimate game of love, lust, and death.Now, in MEMORIES OF MIDNIGHT, the survivors meet to play one last time...Shadowed

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Lady Boss

By: Jackie Collins

THE DANGEROUSLY BEAUTIFUL LUCKY — RETURNS IN LADY BOSS. AND THIS TIME THE SHOCKINGLY SENSUAL, RUTHLESSLY CLEVER LUCKY IS OUT TO CONQUER HOLLYWOOD!. She

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Possession

By: A. S. Byatt

National Bestseller Winner of England’s Booker Prize and the literary sensation of the year, Possession is an exhilarating novel of wit and romance, at once an intellectual mystery and triumphant love

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Vital Signs

By: Robin Cook

Pediatrician Melissa Blumenthal will try any scientific method available to conceive--until the horrible secrets of an urban clinic erupt in a nightmare of staggering proportions...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Aussie Rules Footy

Aussie Rules Footy

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Mattel

Flames of Freedom

Platform: Amiga, DOS, Atari ST

Genre: First-person shooter, action role-playing game, simulation game

Publisher: Rainbird/MicroProse

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Double Dragon III: The Sacred Stone

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Publisher: JP Technōs Japan; NA Acclaim Entertainment

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Action 52

Platform: NES Sega Genesis

Genre: Various

Publisher: Active Enterprises

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Asmik-kun World 2

Asmik-kun World 2

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Action

Publisher: Asmik Ace Entertainment

Home videos

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

Rocky V

Studio: MGM

Format: VHS release

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The Five Heartbeats

Format: VHS release

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Problem Child

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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Miller's Crossing

Format: VHS release

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GoodFellas

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: VHS release

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