Tuesday January 22, 1991

US date format: 1/22/1991, UK date format: 22/1/1991

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 22, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Emilio Dosal and Diana Saldana. In that special week of January people in US were listening to The First Time by Surface. In UK Sadness Part 1 by Enigma was in the top 5 hits. Operation Condor, directed by Jackie Chan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while Dazzle by Judith Krantz was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching All Together Now. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bugs Bunny Crazy Castle 2 or Dizzy Prince of the Yolkfolk.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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Operation Condor

Directed by: Jackie Chan

Starring: Jackie Chan, Carol 'Do Do' Cheng, Eva Cobo, Shôko Ikeda

Country: United States of America

L.A. Story

Directed by: Mick Jackson

Starring: Steve Martin, Victoria Tennant, Richard E. Grant, Sarah Jessica Parker

Sleeping with the Enemy

Directed by: Joseph Ruben

Starring: Julia Roberts, Patrick Bergin, Kevin Anderson, Elizabeth Lawrence

Country: United States of America

The Silence of the Lambs

Directed by: Jonathan Demme

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

Country: United States of America

Mediterraneo

Directed by: Gabriele Salvatores

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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 22, 1991?


    Holidays

  • New Zealand - Wellington Anniversary.
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. Vincent.

    Events

  • Gulf War: Three SCUDs and one Patriot missile hit Ramat Gan in Israel, injuring 96 people. Three elderly people die of heart attacks.

TV Series

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

All Together Now

Directed by: Alexander Mirecki

The Baby-Sitters Club

Directed by: Melanie Mayron

The General Motors Playwrights Theater

Madres egoístas

Zwei Schlitzohren in Antalya

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Books

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

Dazzle

By: Judith Krantz

"Captivating. Krantz's latest tome... is her most erotic yet. Dazzle sizzles." -- Daily News, Los Angeles. Now, Judith Krantz, best-selling author of Scruples, Mistral's Daughter, and

Darkness Visible

By: William Styron

A work of great personal courage and a literary tour de force, this bestseller is Styron's true account of his descent into a crippling and almost suicidal depression.

All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten

By: Robert Fulghum

Twenty-five years ago, Robert Fulghum published a simple credo—a credo that became the phenomenal #1 New York Times bestseller All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten.

Four Past Midnight

By: Stephen King

The #1 New York Times bestseller—four chilling novellas from Stephen King that will “grab you and not let go” (The Washington Post).One Past Midnight: “The Langoliers” takes a red-eye flight from Los Angeles to Boston into a most unfriendly sky.

A Life On The Road

By: Charles Kuralt

"A professional memoir of a gifted, good-humored and gracious man...The book has the feel of good conversation on a long trip."THE

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

ABC Wide World Of Sports Boxing

Platform: MS-DOS, Amiga

Genre: Versus fighting, Sports

Publisher: Data East

Platform: DOS Windows Amiga Macintosh Atari ST Sega Saturn Super NES PlayStation N-Gage

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: MicroProse

Game Boy Wars

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: turn-based tactics

Publisher: Nintendo

Dizzy Prince of the Yolkfolk

Platform: Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Atari ST, Amiga, DOS, NES, CD32, iOS, Android

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Codemasters

Bugs Bunny Crazy Castle 2

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Action

Publisher: Nintendo


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