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Wednesday 24 August 1994

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 24, 1994). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Tyler Ennis and Aqib Khan. In that special week of August people in US were listening to I'll Make Love To You by Boyz II Men. In UK Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet was in the top 5 hits. Little Odessa, directed by James Gray, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994 while The Gift by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching My So-Called Life. If you liked videogames you were probably playing ATP Tour Championship Tennis or Captain Bible in Dome of Darkness.
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What the sky looked like on 24 August 1994

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

Little Odessa

Directed by: James Gray

Starring: Tim Roth, Edward Furlong, Moira Kelly, Vanessa Redgrave

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There Goes My Baby

Directed by: Floyd Mutrux

Starring: Dermot Mulroney, Ricky Schroder, Kelli Williams, Noah Wyle

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A Simple Twist of Fate

Directed by: Gillies MacKinnon

Starring: Steve Martin, Gabriel Byrne, Laura Linney, Catherine O'Hara

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Milk Money

Directed by: Richard Benjamin

Starring: Melanie Griffith, Ed Harris, Michael Patrick Carter, Malcolm McDowell

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Heaven Help Us

Directed by: Michael Dinner

Starring: Donald Sutherland, Andrew McCarthy, John Heard, Mary Stuart Masterson

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TV Series

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

My So-Called Life

Directed by: Scott Winant

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Hagedorns Tochter

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The Human Animal

Directed by: Clive Bromhall

Starring: Desmond Morris

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Small Talk

Directed by: Nicole Solomon

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Body Heat

Directed by: Lawrence Kasdan

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 August 1994 ?

  • 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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Famous Deaths:
  • Israel and PLO initialed accord giving autonomy to Palestinians in West Bank in education, health, taxation, social welfare and tourism
  • Kieren Perkins swims world record 1500m free style (14:41.66)
  • Jeffrey Katzenberg resigns from the Walt Disney Company.
  • Initial accord between Israel and the PLO about partial self-rule of the Palestinians on the West Bank.

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Sport Games on 24 August 1994

Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Duisburg - Schalke 04 : 2 - 2
  • Hamburg - Uerdingen : 0 - 0
  • M'gladbach - Karlsruhe : 2 - 2
  • Werder Bremen - Leverkusen : 3 - 2
See all Football game results of 24 August 1994
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Chemnitz - Saarbrucken : 1 - 1
  • Dusseldorf - Wattenscheid : 1 - 1
  • FSV Frankfurt - F Koln : 0 - 5
  • Hansa Rostock - St Pauli : 3 - 0
See all Football game results of 24 August 1994
Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Aston Villa - Southampton : 1 - 1
  • Man City - West Ham : 3 - 0
  • Newcastle - Coventry : 4 - 0
  • Norwich - Crystal Palace : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 24 August 1994

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 24, 1994 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1994 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Pero Que Necesidad - Juan Gabriel
  2. Quisiera - Ricardo Montaner
  3. Jon Secada - Si Te Vas
  4. Diablo - Los Fugitivos
  5. Bidi Bidi Bom Bom - Selena
  6. La Cosquillita - Juan Luis Guerra 440
  7. El Dia Que Me Quieras - Luis Miguel
  8. Te Conozco - Ricardo Arjona
  9. Miseria - Vicente Fernandez
  10. Celina - Los Fantasmas del Caribe
Top #5 songs in the UK
  1. Wet Wet Wet - Love Is All Around
  2. Let Loose - Crazy For You
  3. I Swear - All-4-One
  4. Compliments On Your Kiss - Red Dragon With Brian & Tony Gold
  5. China Black - Searching


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

The Gift

By: Danielle Steel

On a June day, a young woman in a summer dress steps off a Chicago-bound bus into a small midwestern town. She doesn't intend to stay.

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The Kennedy Women

By: Laurence Leamer

"A FRESH AND UNVARNISHED PORTRAIT OF A FASCINATING, TALENTED, AND DEEPLY FLAWED FAMILY."—Boston HeraldLaurence Leamer was granted unheralded access to private Kennedy papers, and he interviewed family and old friends, many

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Forrest Gump

By: Winston Groom

The modern classic that inspired the beloved movie starring Tom Hanks. Six foot six, 242 pounds, and possessed of a scant IQ of 70, Forrest Gump is the lovable, surprisingly savvy hero of this classic comic tale.

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Until You

By: Judith McNaught

New York Times bestselling author Judith McNaught sweeps readers from the wilds of America to elegant 1820s London in this unforgettable romantic adventure. A teacher in a school for wealthy young ladies, Sheridan, Bromleigh is hired to accompany one of ...

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Captain Bible in Dome of Darkness

Captain Bible in Dome of Darkness

Platform: MS-DOS 3.3 or greater

Genre: Edutainment, Christian video game

Publisher: Bridgestone Multimedia Group

Battle Zeque Den

Battle Zeque Den

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Beat 'em up action

Publisher: Asmik Ace Entertainment, Inc

ATP Tour Championship Tennis

ATP Tour Championship Tennis

Platform: Sega Genesis

Genre: Sports (Tennis)

Publisher: Sega

Dolucky no Puzzle Tour '94

Dolucky no Puzzle Tour '94

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Imagineer



Platform: Amiga

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Renegade Software

Home videos

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


Studio: 20th Century Fox

Format: VHS release; part of the 20th Century Fox Family Features Collection

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The Client

Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures

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House Party 3

Studio: New Line Cinema

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Black Beauty

Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures

Format: VHS release; part of the Warner Bros. Family Entertainment Collection

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Into the West

Studio: Miramax Films

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