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.
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Which were the important events of 24 August 1992 ?
- 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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- 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.
- A special commission in Brazil concludes that there is sufficient evidence to begin impeachment proceedings against President of Brazil Fernando Collor de Mello, finding he had accepted millions of dollars worth of illegal payments from business interests.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1992 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Boyz II Men - End Of The Road
- TLC - Baby-Baby-Baby
- Guns N' Roses - November Rain
- Madonna - This Used To Be My Playground
- Sir Mix-A-Lot - Baby Got Back
- Bobby Brown - Humpin' Around
- En Vogue - Giving Him Something He Can Feel
- Jon Secada - Just Another Day
- Shakespear's Sister - Stay
- Tom Cochrane - Life Is A Highway
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