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Thursday 20 May 1993

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Loey Lane and Devon Seron. 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 The Hughes Brothers, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while Care Of The Soul by Thomas Moore was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Coltrane in a Cadillac. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cannon Fodder or DuckTales 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

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

Coltrane in a Cadillac

Starring: Robbie Coltrane

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Persones humanes

Written by: Miquel Calçada

Starring: Miquel Calçada, Quim Monzó, Xavier Soler, Jaume Santacana

Country: Spain

Quarks & Co.

Starring: Ranga Yogeshwar

Country: Germany

Hitotsu yane no shita

Starring: Yôsuke Eguchi, Masaharu Fukuyama, Noriko Sakai, Issei Ishida

Country: Japan

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Cha cha cha

Starring: Alfredo Casero, Fabio Alberti, Mex Urtizberea, Diego Capusotto

Country: Argentina

Movies

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

Cliffhanger

Directed by: Renny Harlin

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, John Lithgow, Michael Rooker

Country: United States

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Hot Shots! Part Deux

Directed by: Jim Abrahams

Starring: Charlie Sheen, Lloyd Bridges, Valeria Golino

Country: United States

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My Neighbor Totoro

Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki

Starring: Hitoshi Takagi, Noriko Hidaka, Toshiyuki Amagasa

Country: United States

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Much Ado About Nothing

Directed by: Kenneth Branagh

Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Emma Thompson, Keanu Reeves

Country: United States

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Benny & Joon

Directed by: Jeremiah Chechik

Starring: Johnny Depp, Mary Stuart Masterson, Aidan Quinn

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 May 1993 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Austregisilus
  • Saint Lucifer
  • Saint Theodore of Pavia
  • Saint Bernardine of Siena
  • East Timor National Day.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Max Klein: Inventor (paint by numbers), dies at 77.
Facts:
  • 10m meteor comes within 150,000 km of Earth (1993KA)
  • 274th and final episode of Cheers on NBC TV.
  • Ukraine Premier Leonid Koetsjma resigns.
  • Intel announces availability of the Pentium processor. Prices are US$878 for 60 MHz, and US$965 for 66 MHz.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1993?

  • Time: Anguish Over Bosnia. Photomontage: Clinton by Steve Liss for TIME; Johnson from UPI
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9381
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.170

Books

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

Care Of The Soul

By: Thomas Moore

In this special twenty-fifth anniversary edition of Thomas Moore’s bestselling Care of the Soul, which includes a new introduction by the author, readers are presented with a revolutionary approach to thinking

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The Te Of Piglet

By: Benjamin Hoff

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

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Charms For The Easy Life

By: Kaye Gibbons

A family without men, the Birches live gloriously offbeat lives in the lush, green backwoods of North Carolina. Radiant, headstrong Sophia and her shy, brilliant daughter, Margaret, possess powerful charms to

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Healing And The Mind

By: Bill Moyers

At last, the paperback edition of the monumental best-seller (almost half a million copies in print!) that has changed the way Americans think about sickness and health -- the companion volume to the landmark PBS

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Aerobiz Supersonic

Platform: Super NES Genesis

Genre: Business simulation

Publisher: Koei

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Alcahest

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Action

Publisher: Square

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Cannon Fodder

Platform: Amiga, Amiga CD32,[2] Atari ST,[3] DOS,[4] Acorn Archimedes,[5] 3DO,[6] Atari Jaguar,[6] Sega Mega Drive/Genesis,[1] SNES,[1] Game Boy Color

Genre: Action, strategy, shoot 'em up

Publisher: Virgin Interactive

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DuckTales 2

Platform: NES, Game Boy

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Capcom

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Final Lap R

Final Lap R

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Namco


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