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Monday 24 August 1992

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include David Brown and Josh Chomik. In that special week of August people in US were listening to End Of The Road by Boyz II Men. In UK Rhythm Is A Dancer by Snap! was in the top 5 hits. Honeymoon in Vegas, directed by Andrew Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while The Pelican Brief by John Grisham was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Larry Sanders Show. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle Soccer: Field no Hasha or Doomsday Warrior Taiketsu! Brass Numbers.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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

Honeymoon in Vegas

Directed by: Andrew Bergman

Starring: James Caan, Nicolas Cage, Sarah Jessica Parker

Country: United States

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Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me

Directed by: David Lynch

Starring: Sheryl Lee, Ray Wise, Mdchen Amick

Country: United States

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Single White Female

Directed by: Barbet Schroeder

Starring: Bridget Fonda, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Steven Weber

Country: United States

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Unforgiven

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman

Country: United States

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Directed by: Fran Rubel Kuzui

Starring: Kristy Swanson, Donald Sutherland, Paul Reubens

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Larry Sanders Show

Written by: Dennis Klein, Garry Shandling

Starring: Garry Shandling, Jeffrey Tambor, Wallace Langham, Rip Torn

Country: United States

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The Late Show

Starring: Santo Cilauro, Tom Gleisner, Jane Kennedy, Tony Martin

Country: Australia

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Jack's Place

Starring: John Dye, Finola Hughes, Hal Linden

Country: United States

Mr. Wakefield's Crusade

Starring: Peter Capaldi, Richard Griffiths, Pam Ferris, Mossie Smith

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Ude ni oboe ari

Starring: Hiroaki Murakami, Yôko Moriguchi

Country: Japan

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 August 1992 ?

Holidays:
  • Liberia: Flag Day
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
  • Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
  • Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
  • Sierra Leone: President's Birthday
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Facts:
  • 1st structural steel beams are erected at Gateway (Jacobs Field)
  • Cleveland Browns suffer their worst preseason loss, 56-3, to Vikings
  • Hurricane Andrew hits South Florida as a Category 5 Hurricane.
  • Screw magazine superimposed a gunsight over a picture of Larry Flint
  • (to August 28) Hurricane Andrew hits South Florida and dissipates over the Tennessee valley when it merges with a storm system; 23 are killed.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 1992?

  • Time: The Fight his Life' President George H. W. Bush.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9343
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.132

Books

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

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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Imzadi

By: Peter David

Imzadi: to the people of the planet Betazed, including Counselor Deanna Troi of the Starship Enterprise,™ it means "beloved" and denotes that which can never be truly broken.

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Gerald'S Game

By: Stephen King

A different kind of bedtime story from Stephen King, as a game of seduction between a husband and wife ends in death.

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Lincoln At Gettysburg

By: Garry Wills

In a masterly work, Garry Wills shows how Lincoln reached back to the Declaration of Independence to write the greatest speech in the nation’s history.The

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Expert Common Knowledge

Expert Common Knowledge

Platform: DOS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Expert Software, Inc.

Doomsday Warrior Taiketsu! Brass Numbers

Doomsday Warrior Taiketsu! Brass Numbers

Platform: Super NES/Famicom

Genre: 2D action/fighting

Publisher: JP Laser Soft; NA Renovation Products

Arabian Fight

Arabian Fight

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Beat 'em up Fighting game

Publisher: Sega

Battle Soccer: Field no Hasha

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Sports (soccer)

Publisher: Banpresto

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Color Lines

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Gamos

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