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Tuesday 24 August 1993

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Alex Babinski . In that special week of August people in US were listening to Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40. In UK Living On My Own by Freddie Mercury was in the top 5 hits. The Untouchables, directed by Brian De Palma, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while The Client by John Grisham was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Politically Incorrect. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Action Pachio or Accele Brid.
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Movies

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

The Untouchables

Directed by: Brian De Palma

Starring: Kevin Costner, Sean Connery, Robert De Niro, Charles Martin Smith

Country: United States

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Dazed and Confused

Directed by: Richard Linklater

Starring: Jason London, Wiley Wiggins, Matthew McConaughey, Rory Cochrane

Country: United States

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Kalifornia

Directed by: Dominic Sena

Starring: Brad Pitt, Juliette Lewis, Kathy Larson, David Milford

Country: United States

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The Thing Called Love

Directed by: Peter Bogdanovich

Starring: River Phoenix, Samantha Mathis, Dermot Mulroney, Sandra Bullock

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Needful Things

Directed by: Fraser C. Heston

Starring: Max von Sydow, Ed Harris, Bonnie Bedelia, Amanda Plummer

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TV Series

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

Politically Incorrect

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Face the Music

Directed by: Carol Wiseman

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Labor in Power

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Family Passions

Starring: Andrew Jackson, Donald Burda

Country: Germany

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 August 1993 ?

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:
  • Mars Observer comes closest to Mars
  • Padres scores 14 in 1st vs. Cardinals

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Sport Games on 24 August 1993

Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barnsley - Middlesbrough : 1 - 4
  • Charlton - Tranmere : 3 - 1
  • Crystal Palace - Nott'm Forest : 2 - 0
  • Grimsby - Portsmouth : 1 - 1
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Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Arsenal - Leeds : 2 - 1
  • Man City - Blackburn : 0 - 2
  • Oldham - Coventry : 3 - 3
  • Sheffield United - Wimbledon : 2 - 1
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Books

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

The Client

By: John Grisham

In a weedy lot on the outskirts of Memphis, two boys watch a shiny Lincoln pull up to the curb...Eleven-year-old Mark Sway and his younger brother were sharing a forbidden cigarette when a chance encounter with a suicidal lawyer left ...

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The Bridges of Madison County

By: Robert James Waller

The legendary love story, the bestselling hardcover novel of all time, and the major motion picture starring Clint Eastwood and Meryl Streep. This is the story of Robert Kincaid, the photographer and free spirit searching for the covered bridges of ...

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Honor Among Thieves

By: Jeffrey Archer

Spring 1994, Washington, D.C. - While the Clinton Administration grapples with its domestic policies, a sinister plot is being masterminded six thousand miles away in Baghdad.

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Race Matters

By: Cornel West

With a new introduction, the groundbreaking classic Race Matters affirms its position as the bestselling, most influential, and most original articulation of the urgent issues in America?s

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Crystal Crazy

Platform: Mac OS

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Casady & Greene

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Action Pachio

Action Pachio

Platform: Super Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: 2D action platformer

Publisher: Coconuts Japan

Battle Lode Runner

Platform: PC Engine, Wii (Virtual Console)

Genre: Platform, Puzzle

Publisher: Hudson Soft

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Cyborg Justice

Platform: Sega Mega Drive

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Sega

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Accele Brid

Accele Brid

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Action Shooter

Publisher: Tomy

Home videos

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

Kuffs

Format: VHS release

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The Waterdance

Format: VHS release

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Frenchman's Creek

Studio: Paramount

Format: Special Edition VHS release

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The Muppet Christmas Carol

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS release

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Cliffhanger

Format: VHS release

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