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Sunday 22 December 1991

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Paul Alo-Emile . In that special week of December people in US were listening to Black Or White by Michael Jackson. In UK Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me by George Michael & Elton John was in the top 5 hits. Naked Lunch, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while When You Look Like Your Passport Photo, It'S Time To Go Home by Erma Bombeck was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The julekalender. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Eye of the Beholder II: The Legend of Darkmoon or Fatal Fury: King of Fighters.
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 ?

Fried Green Tomatoes

Directed by: Jon Avnet

Starring: Kathy Bates, Jessica Tandy, Mary Stuart Masterson

Country: United States

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Naked Lunch

Directed by: David Cronenberg

Starring: Peter Weller, Judy Davis, Ian Holm

Country: United States

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Directed by: Oliver Stone

Starring: Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman, Jack Lemmon

Country: United States

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Father of the Bride

Directed by: Charles Shyer

Starring: Steve Martin, Diane Keaton, Martin Short

Country: United States

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The Last Boy Scout

Directed by: Tony Scott

Starring: Bruce Willis, Damon Wayans, Chelsea Field

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The julekalender

Starring: Carsten Knudsen, Viggo Sommer, Uffe Rørbæk Madsen, Poul Bundgaard

Country: Denmark

Children of the North

Starring: Tony Doyle, Michael Gough, John Kavanagh, Patrick Malahide

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


Starring: Corrado Guzzanti, Pierfrancesco Loche, Marco Messeri, Stefano Masciarelli

Country: Italy

Jute City

Starring: David O'Hara, Joanna Roth, Clive Russell, John McGlynn

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

I'll Fly Away

Written by: Joshua Brand, John Falsey

Starring: Sam Waterston, Regina Taylor, Jeremy London, Ashlee Levitch

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 22 December 1991 ?

  • R.C. Saints - commemoration of Frances Xavier Cabrini
  • Spain: the main draw of Spanish National Lottery, where it is a Christmas tradition.
  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Capricorn
  • In the Northern Hemisphere, the winter solstice occurs on or very close to this date. In the Southern Hemisphere, the summer solstice occurs around this time.
  • Also see December 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Ernst Krenek: Austrian / US Composer (Orpheus & Eurydike), dies at 91.
  • Armed opposition groups launch a military coup against President of Georgia Zviad Gamsakhurdia.

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Sport Games on 22 December 1991

American Football
  • Atlanta Falcons - Dallas Cowboys : 27 - 31
  • Cleveland Browns - Pittsburgh Steelers : 10 - 17
  • Denver Broncos - San Diego Chargers : 17 - 14
  • Detroit Lions - Buffalo Bills : 17 - 14
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1991?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.97
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Terry Anderson -- Dec. 16, 1991
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9308


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

When You Look Like Your Passport Photo, It'S Time To Go Home

By: Erma Bombeck

America's favorite housewife takes a witty look at family vacations, describing her escapades in Istanbul, the Galapagos Islands, and other locales

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Maus Ii

By: Art Spiegelman

***WINNER OF THE 1992 PULIZTER PRIZE***Acclaimed as a quiet triumph and a brutally moving work of art, the first volume of Art Spiegelman's Mausintroduced readers to Vladek Spieglman, a Jewish survivor

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By: Bill Cosby

Sharing his most humorous and poignant childhood stories to date, comedian Bill Cosby discusses such matters as his tenure as a school crossing guard and his quest for the elusive Spanish

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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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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?



Platform: Amiga Atari ST DOS

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Psygnosis

8 Man

Genre: Science fiction, Action, Adventure, Drama

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Command HQ

Platform: MS-DOS Mac OS

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Microplay Software

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Eye of the Beholder II: The Legend of Darkmoon

Platform: DOS, Amiga, FM-Towns, PC-98

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Strategic Simulations, Inc. Cybille (FM Towns) Capcom (PC-98)

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Fatal Fury: King of Fighters

Platform: Arcade, Neo Geo, Neo-Geo CD, Mega Drive/Genesis, Sharp X68000, Super Famicom/SNES, PlayStation 2, Virtual Console

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: SNK Magical Company (Sharp X68000)

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