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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 Gerald'S Game by Stephen King was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Larry Sanders Show. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arcade Smash Hits or Bart's House of Weirdness.
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 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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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

Mann & Machine

Written by: Robert De Laurentiis, Dick Wolf

Starring: David Andrews, Yancy Butler, S. Epatha Merkerson

Country: United States

Mr. Bean

Starring: Rowan Atkinson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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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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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 ?

Scarlett

By: Alexandra Ripley

The timeless tale continues... The most popular and beloved American historical novel ever written, Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind is unparalleled in its portrayal of men and women at once larger than life but as real as ourselves.

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No Greater Love

By: Danielle Steel

It was the maiden voyage of the Titanic, the greatest ship ever built, and in one fatal, unforgettable night, the sea shattered the lives and future of an extraordinary family, the Winfields.

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Needful Things

By: Stephen King

Master storyteller Stephen King presents the classic #1 New York Times bestseller about a mysterious store than can sell you whatever you desire—but not without exacting a terrible price in return.“There

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Under Fire

By: Oliver L. North with William Novak

Novel

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Arcade Smash Hits

Platform: Sega Master System

Genre: Action

Publisher: Virgin Games

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Cosmo's Cosmic Adventure

Cosmo's Cosmic Adventure

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Side scroller

Championship Manager series

Championship Manager series

Platform: PC, Xbox, PlayStation, PlayStation Portable

Genre: sport

Bart's House of Weirdness

Platform: DOS

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Konami

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Brix

Platform: DOS

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Microleague Interactive Software

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