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Thursday 23 February 1995

It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Oliver Kirby and Andrew Wiggins. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Take A Bow by Madonna. In UK Think Twice by Celine Dion was in the top 5 hits. Shallow Grave, directed by Danny Boyle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995 while Acceptable Risk by Robin Cook was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Once Upon a Hamster. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beavis and Butt-head in Virtual Stupidity or Chrono Trigger.
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 ?

Shallow Grave

Directed by: Danny Boyle

Starring: Kerry Fox, Christopher Eccleston, Ewan McGregor

Country: United States

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Billy Madison

Directed by: Tamra Davis

Starring: Adam Sandler, Darren McGavin, Bridgette Wilson-Sampras

Country: United States

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The Quick and the Dead

Directed by: Sam Raimi

Starring: Sharon Stone, Gene Hackman, Russell Crowe

Country: United States

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In the Mouth of Madness

Directed by: John Carpenter

Starring: Sam Neill, Jrgen Prochnow, Julie Carmen

Country: United States

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Before Sunrise

Directed by: Richard Linklater

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Andrea Eckert

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Private Life of Plants

Starring: David Attenborough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Starring: Todd A. Robinson

Country: United States

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Starring: Dean Johnson, Miriam Johnson, Tom Weckwerth

Country: United States

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Marsalis on Music

Starring: David Gelb, Wynton Marsalis, David Arenas Pearlman, Sarabeth Wager

Country: United States

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Night Stand

Written by: Paul Abeyta, Peter Kaikko, Timothy Stack

Starring: Timothy Stack

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 February 1995 ?

  • Saint Milburga
  • Roman Empire - Terminalia held in honor of Terminus.
  • Russia - Defender of the Fatherland Day (formerly Red Army Day or Day of Soviet Army and Navy).
  • Blessed odilia of Mombeek
  • Guyana - Mashramani-Republic Day.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Uncle Vanya opens at Circle in the Square Theater NYC for 29 performances
  • Dow Jones closes above 4,000 for 1st time (4,003.33)
  • Antoine Nduwayo appointed Premier of Burundi.
  • The Dow Jones Industrial Average gains 30.28 to close at 4,003.33 - the Dow's first ever close above 4,000.

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Sport Games on 23 February 1995

American Basketball
  • Dallas Mavericks - Atlanta Hawks : 92 - 110
  • Detroit Pistons - Houston Rockets : 99 - 110
  • Orlando Magic - Boston Celtics : 117 - 119
  • Philadelphia 76ers - Denver Nuggets : 75 - 105
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Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Paris SG - Lyon : 4 - 1
  • St Etienne - Nantes : 1 - 1
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 1995?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Fidel Castro -- Feb. 20, 1995
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9471
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.262


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

Acceptable Risk

By: Robin Cook

Robin Cook has always been on the cutting edge of the latest medical controversies. In Acceptable Risk, he confronts one of the most provocative issues of our time: personality-altering

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Always A Reckoning

By: Jimmy Carter

The first collection of poetry by former President Jimmy Carter, who shares here his private memories about his childhood, his family and political life, with illustrations by his granddaughter.

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Original Sin

By: P.D. James

Adam Dalgliesh takes on a baffling murder in the rarefied world of London book publishing in this masterful mystery from one of our finest novelists. Commander

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The Hot Zone

By: Richard Preston

The bestselling landmark account of the first emergence of the Ebola virus. A highly infectious, deadly virus from the central African rain forest suddenly appears in the suburbs of Washington, D.C.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Arctic Moves

Arctic Moves

Platform: MS-DOS, Atari ST

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Imagine Software

Battle Arena Toshinden 2

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation, Windows 95, Sega Saturn

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: JP Takara; NA Playmates Interactive Entertainment

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Beavis and Butt-head in Virtual Stupidity

Platform: PC (Windows 95), PlayStation (JP Only)

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: JP B-Factory; NA Viacom New Media; EU Viacom New Media

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Chrono Trigger

Platform: Super NES, PlayStation, Nintendo DS, i-mode, iOS, Android

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Square (SNES & PS1); Square Enix (NDS & Mobiles)

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Foes of Ali

Platform: 3DO Interactive Multiplayer

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: EA Sports

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