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Monday August 24, 1992

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 24, 1992). 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. Glengarry Glen Ross, directed by James Foley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while Eye Of The Storm by Jack Higgins was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching California Dreams. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bart's House of Weirdness or Chester Cheetah: Too Cool to Fool.
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What the sky looked like on 24 August 1992

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Movies

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

Glengarry Glen Ross

Directed by: James Foley

Starring: Al Pacino, Jack Lemmon, Alec Baldwin, Alan Arkin

Country: United States

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The Addams Family

Directed by: Barry Sonnenfeld

Starring: Anjelica Huston, Raul Julia, Christopher Lloyd, Dan Hedaya

Country: United States

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Candyman

Directed by: Bernard Rose

Starring: Virginia Madsen, Xander Berkeley, Tony Todd, Kasi Lemmons

Country: United States

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Wind

Directed by: Carroll Ballard

Starring: Matthew Modine, Jennifer Grey, Cliff Robertson, Jack Thompson

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Guncrazy

Directed by: Tamra Davis

Starring: Drew Barrymore, James Le Gros, Robert Greenberg, Rodney Harvey

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TV Series

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

California Dreams

Directed by: Mike Ott

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The Little Mermaid

Directed by: Walt Disney Pictures

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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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Stay Tuned

Directed by: Peter Hyams

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Birdland

Directed by: Peter Lynch

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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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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 24, 1992 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1992 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. End Of The Road (From "Boomerang") - Boyz II Men
  2. Give U My Heart (From "Boomerang") - Babyface (Featuring Toni Braxton)
  3. Michael Jackson - Jam
  4. Money Can't Buy You Love (From "Mo' Money") - Ralph Tresvant
  5. I Could Use A Little Love (Right Now) - Freddie Jackson
  6. Lorenzo - Real Love
  7. TLC - Baby-Baby-Baby
  8. Bobby Brown - Humpin' Around
  9. Kris Kross - Warm It Up
  10. Slow Dance (Hey Mr. DJ) - R. Kelly & Public Announcement
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Evidencias - Ana Gabriel
  2. El Centro De Mi Corazon - Chayanne
  3. Jon Secada - Otro Dia Mas Sin Verte
  4. Un Hombre Secreto - Myriam Hernandez
  5. Tampoco Fuiste Tu - Daniela Romo
  6. Mucho Corazon - Luis Miguel
  7. Pero Te Vas A Arrepentir - Los Yonic's
  8. Tu Amor Es Una Rueda - Angela Carrasco
  9. No Podras - Cristian
  10. Emmanuel - Ese Soy Yo

Books

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

Eye Of The Storm

By: Jack Higgins

Elusive master terrorist Sean Dillon reemerges during the Gulf War when Saddam Hussein hires him to assassinate Margaret Thatcher, and only Martin Brosnan can stop him.

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Head To Head

By: Lester Thurow

A leading economic theorist analyzes the United States's place in the changing world economy in light of the emergence of an economically united Europe.

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Who Will Tell The People

By: William Greider

Greider's Secrets of the Temple showed the power of the Federal Reserve as it ran the country throughout the 1980s. Now he describes the reality of how Washington really decides most

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Night Of The Hawk

By: Dale Brown

"GRIPPING...MASTERFUL." (W.E.B. Griffin) From the New York Times bestselling author, a "blockbuster [that] demonstrates the exciting possibilities open to the techno-thriller in a post-Soviet world...dramatic

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Darklands

Darklands

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: MicroProse

Chikyū Kaihō Gun ZAS

Chikyū Kaihō Gun ZAS

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: T&E Soft

Bart's House of Weirdness

Bart's House of Weirdness

Platform: DOS

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Konami

Chester Cheetah: Too Cool to Fool

Chester Cheetah: Too Cool to Fool

Platform: SNES, Sega Mega Drive

Genre: 2D action platformer

Publisher: Kaneko

Electro Man

Electro Man

Platform: DOS

Genre: platform game

Publisher: POL xLand Games; NA Epic MegaGames

Home videos

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

Jason and the Argonauts

Studio: Criterion Collection

Format: Laserdisc release

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Citizen Kane

Studio: Criterion Collection

Format: 50th Anniversary Laserdisc release

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A Woman Under the Influence

Format: VHS release

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Other People's Money

Format: VHS release

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Spartacus

Studio: Criterion Collection

Format: VHS and Laserdisc release

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