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Tuesday April 23, 1991

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 23, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jen Messelier and Travis Burns. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Baby Baby by Amy Grant. In UK The One And Only by Chesney Hawkes was in the top 5 hits. Sweet Talker, directed by Michael Jenkins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while The Eagle Has Flown by Jack Higgins was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Vorsicht! Falke!. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle Golfer Yui or England Championship Special.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 23 April 1991

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Movies

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

Sweet Talker

Directed by: Michael Jenkins

Starring: Bryan Brown, Karen Allen, Justin Rosniak, Chris Haywood

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Yôkai hantâ: Hiruko

Directed by: Shin'ya Tsukamoto

Starring: Kenji Sawada, Masaki Kudou, Hideo Murota, Naoto Takenaka

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F/X2

Directed by: Richard Franklin

Starring: Bryan Brown, Brian Dennehy, Rachel Ticotin, Joanna Gleason

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Switch

Directed by: Blake Edwards

Starring: Ellen Barkin, Jimmy Smits, JoBeth Williams, Lorraine Bracco

Country: United States

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Zandalee

Directed by: Sam Pillsbury

Starring: Nicolas Cage, Erika Anderson, Judge Reinhold, Joe Pantoliano

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TV Series

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

Vorsicht! Falke!

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The Astronomers

Starring: Vera C. Rubin, Tony Tyson, John Lowry Dobson, John E. Conway

Country: United States

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Swamp Thing

Directed by: Wes Craven

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Separate But Equal

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Finders Keepers

Directed by: Bryan Carberry

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 April 1991 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Gerard (d.1138)
  • UNESCO International Day of the Book in honor of Shakespeare's and Cervantes's death on April 23, 1616.
  • Turkey - National Sovereignty and Children's Day (1920)
  • Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut (Israeli Independence Day) for 2007: (the observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar).
  • Independence Day for the Conch Republic
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Peter Bailey: graphic designer/calligrapher, dies.
  • Johnny Thunders: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (New York Dolls and The Heartbreakers) (d. 1991).
Facts:
  • Bjorn Borg loses 6-2, 6-3 to Jordi Arrese after 8 year lay off
  • USSR grants republics right to secede under certain conditions.
  • Prime Minister of Iceland Steingrímur Hermannsson resigns following an inconclusive parliamentary election on April 20. On April 30, he is succeeded as prime minister by Davíð Oddsson.
  • 70 tornadoes break out in the central United States, killing 17. The most notable tornado of the day strikes Andover, Kansas.
  • Esko Aho, age 36, becomes the youngest-ever Prime Minister of Finland.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 23, 1991 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1991 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Whatever You Want - Tony Toni Tone
  2. I'm Dreamin' (From "New Jack City") - Christopher Williams
  3. It Should've Been You - Teddy Pendergrass
  4. No Matter What You Do - Diana Ross & Al B. Sure!
  5. Call Me - Phil Perry
  6. My Heart Is Failing Me - Riff
  7. Marva Hicks - Never Been In Love Before
  8. Surface - All I Want Is You
  9. Backyard - Pebbles (With Salt-N-Pepa)
  10. Thanx 4 The Funk - The Boys
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. No Basta - Franco de Vita
  2. Banda Blanca - Sopa De Caracol
  3. Mi Deseo - Los Bukis
  4. Gloria Estefan - Desde La Oscuridad
  5. Esa Mujer - Jose Jose
  6. Te Pareces Tanto A El - Myriam Hernandez
  7. Demasiado Herida - Paloma San Basilio
  8. Ednita Nazario - Lo Que Son Las Cosas
  9. Quien Eres Tu - Yuri
  10. Vamos A Enamorarnos - Rudy La Scala

Books

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

The Eagle Has Flown

By: Jack Higgins

Higgins he picks up where he left off in The Eagle Has Landed with Nazi commando Kurt Steiner and killer/Irish patriot Liam Devlin.

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Heartbeat

By: Danielle Steel

Bill Thigpen, writer producer of the No.1 daytime TV drama was so busy watching his career soar that he never noticed his marriage collapse.

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Moving Pictures

By: Ali MacGraw

This is the autobiography of a former photographer's stylist who became an international film celebrity and married two of Hollywood's biggest names, but then seemed to throw it all away.

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Iron John

By: Robert Bly

In this deeply learned book, poet and translator Robert Bly offers nothing less than a new vision of what it is to be a man.Bly's

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

England Championship Special

England Championship Special

Genre: Sports

Doki! Doki! Yūenchi: Crazy Land Daisakusen

Doki! Doki! Yūenchi: Crazy Land Daisakusen

Platform: Family Computer

Genre: Action

Publisher: VAP (JP) American Softworks (EU)

Command HQ

Command HQ

Platform: MS-DOS Mac OS

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Microplay Software

Battle Golfer Yui

Battle Golfer Yui

Platform: Mega Drive

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Sega

Battle Isle series

Battle Isle series

Platform: Amiga, DOS (older), Microsoft Windows (newer)

Genre: Turn-based tactics

Publisher: Blue Byte Software

Home videos

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

The Hard Way

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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Problem Child

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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Once Around

Format: VHS release

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Delirious

Studio: MGM

Format: VHS release

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Dutch

Format: VHS release

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