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Thursday 23 December 1993

It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ruriko Kojima . In that special week of December people in US were listening to Hero by Mariah Carey. In UK Mr Blobby by Mr Blobby was in the top 5 hits. In the Name of the Father, directed by Jim Sheridan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while Slow Waltz In Cedar Bend by Robert James Waller was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Adventures of Pete & Pete. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battletoads in Battlemaniacs or Fields of Glory.
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 ?

The Adventures of Pete & Pete

Written by: Will McRobb, Chris Viscardi

Starring: Michael C. Maronna, Danny Tamberelli, Judy Grafe, Alison Fanelli

Country: United States

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Life in the Freezer

Starring: David Attenborough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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UFC PPV Events

Starring: Renan Barao, Bethe Correia, Jessamyn Duke, Anthony Johnson

Country: United States

The Wartime Kitchen and Garden

Starring: Harry Dodson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Strange But True?

Starring: Michael Aspel

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

In the Name of the Father

Directed by: Jim Sheridan

Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Pete Postlethwaite, Alison Crosbie

Country: United States

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Tombstone

Directed by: George P. Cosmatos

Starring: Kurt Russell, Val Kilmer, Sam Elliott

Country: United States

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Philadelphia

Directed by: Jonathan Demme

Starring: Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington, Roberta Maxwell

Country: United States

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What's Eating Gilbert Grape

Directed by: Lasse Hallstrm

Starring: Johnny Depp, Leonardo DiCaprio, Juliette Lewis

Country: United States

Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit

Directed by: Bill Duke

Starring: Whoopi Goldberg, Kathy Najimy, Maggie Smith

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 December 1993 ?

Holidays:
  • Festivus (from sitcom Seinfeld)
  • Oaxaca - Night of the Radishes
  • Secular humanism (American) - HumanLight observed
  • R.C. Saints - John Cantius ; Thorlac Thorhallsson, patron saint of Iceland
  • Sweden - Birthday of Queen Silvia, an official flag day
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Sport Games on 23 December 1993

NBA
American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - New York Knicks : 75 - 84
  • Boston Celtics - Charlotte Hornets : 100 - 118
  • Chicago Bulls - Detroit Pistons : 81 - 72
  • Dallas Mavericks - Minnesota Timberwolves : 93 - 89
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Gun Violence. Gun photograph for TIME by Dennis Chalkin; background from Nassau County Police-Gamma
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9412
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.201

Books

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

Mexico

By: James A. Michener

Pulitzer Prize–winning author James A. Michener, whose novels hurtle from the far reaches of history to the dark corners of the world, paints an intoxicating portrait of a land whose past and present are as turbulent, fascinating, and colorful as ...

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The Pelican Brief

By: John Grisham

In suburban Georgetown, a killer’s Reeboks whisper on the floor of a posh home. In a seedy D.C. porno house, a patron is swiftly garroted to death.

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Mixed Blessings

By: Danielle Steel

After the wedding of Diana Goode and Andrew Douglas, Diana teases that they will make a baby on their honeymoon. But long afterward, she is still not pregnant. As

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Dolores Claiborne

By: Stephen King

Now available for the first time in a mass-market premium paperback edition—master storyteller Stephen King presents the classic #1 New York Times bestseller about a housekeeper with a long-hidden secret from her past...one

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Battletoads in Battlemaniacs

Platform: Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Sega Master System

Genre: Beat 'em up, platformer, action

Publisher: NA Tradewest (SNES); EU Tradewest (SNES); AUS Nintendo (SNES); JP NCS (SNES); BR Tec Toy (SMS)

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Cadillacs and Dinosaurs

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Capcom

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Chi Chi's Pro Challenge Golf Top Pro Golf 2

Chi Chi's Pro Challenge Golf Top Pro Golf 2

Platform: Sega Mega Drive

Genre: Traditional golf simulation

Publisher: Virgin Interactive

El-Fish

Platform: MS-DOS, Macintosh

Genre: Life simulation game

Publisher: Maxis

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Fields of Glory

Platform: DOS, Amiga, Amiga CD32

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: MicroProse

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