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Saturday 21 August 1993

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Michael Evans . In that special week of August people in US were listening to Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40. In UK Living On My Own by Freddie Mercury was in the top 5 hits. The Secret Garden, directed by Agnieszka Holland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while Reengineering The Corporation by Michael Hammer and James Champy was one of the best selling books. If you liked videogames you were probably playing 3rd Super Robot Wars or Blue Hawk.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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

The Secret Garden

Directed by: Agnieszka Holland

Starring: Kate Maberly, Maggie Smith, Heydon Prowse

Country: United States

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The Fugitive

Directed by: Andrew Davis

Starring: Harrison Ford, Tommy Lee Jones, Sela Ward

Country: United States

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Robin Hood: Men in Tights

Directed by: Mel Brooks

Starring: Cary Elwes, Richard Lewis, Roger Rees

Country: United States

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Hocus Pocus

Directed by: Kenny Ortega

Starring: Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy

Country: United States

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In the Line of Fire

Directed by: Wolfgang Petersen

Starring: Clint Eastwood, John Malkovich, Rene Russo

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

An Exchange of Fire

Starring: Frank Finlay, James Fleet, Juliette Caton, Caroline Langrishe

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Danger Theatre

Written by: Mike Scott, Robert Wolterstorff, Penelope Spheeris

Starring: Diedrich Bader, Robert Vaughn, Adam West, Billy Morrissette

Country: United States

I Love My Family

Starring: Xingyu Wen, Dandan Song, Lixin Yang, Ling Guan

Country: China

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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 August 1993 ?

  • Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
  • Orthodox - Thaddaeus
  • RC saints - Pope Pius X
  • Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
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  • Lyricist Bernie Taupin weds Strephanie Haymes
  • NASA loses radio contact with the Mars Observer orbiter three days before the spacecraft is scheduled to enter orbit around Mars.

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Sport Games on 21 August 1993

Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Bayern Munich - Dresden : 5 - 0
  • Dortmund - Freiburg : 3 - 2
  • Duisburg - Stuttgart : 2 - 2
  • Ein Frankfurt - Kaiserslautern : 1 - 0
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Chemnitz - Hertha : 1 - 1
  • CZ Jena - Wolfsburg : 2 - 0
  • Hannover - Saarbrucken : 4 - 1
  • Hansa Rostock - Uerdingen : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of 21 August 1993
Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Bolton - Stoke : 1 - 1
  • Bristol City - Crystal Palace : 2 - 0
  • Middlesbrough - Derby : 3 - 0
  • Nott'm Forest - Grimsby : 5 - 3
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Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Blackpool - Brentford : 1 - 1
  • Bournemouth - Bradford : 1 - 1
  • Brighton - Hartlepool : 1 - 1
  • Exeter - York : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 21 August 1993

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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.184
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Overturning Reaganomics -- Aug. 16, 1993
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9394


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

Reengineering The Corporation

By: Michael Hammer and James Champy

The most successful business book of the last decade, Reengineering the Corporation is the pioneering work on the most important topic in business today: achieving dramatic performance improvements.

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Honor Among Thieves

By: Jeffrey Archer

Spring 1994, Washington, D.C. - While the Clinton Administration grapples with its domestic policies, a sinister plot is being masterminded six thousand miles away in Baghdad.

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The Scorpio Illusion

By: Robert Ludlum

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “Don’t ever begin a Ludlum novel if you have to go to work the next day.”—Chicago

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Embraced By The Light

By: Betty J. Eadie with Curtis Taylor

Embraced by the Light is an Eadie and Taylor book in which Betty Eadie narrates her near-death experience and the events that followed.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

3rd Super Robot Wars

Platform: Super Famicom Sony PlayStation

Genre: Tactical role-playing

Publisher: Banpresto

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Platform: Genesis, Super NES, Game Boy, Game Boy Color, Game Boy Advance, PlayStation 2, Xbox, GameCube, Game Gear, CD-i, iOS

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Namco

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Blue Hawk

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Dooyoong

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Captain Tsubasa 4: Pro no Rival Tachi

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Traditional soccer simulation

Publisher: Tecmo

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Crash 'n Burn

Platform: 3DO

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Crystal Dynamics

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