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Tuesday December 24, 1991, Christmas Eve

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on December 24, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Louis Tomlinson and Sofia Black D'Elia. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Black Or White by Michael Jackson. In UK Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me by George Michael & Elton John was in the top 5 hits. Kuffs, directed by Bruce A. Evans, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while Remember by Barbara Taylor Bradford was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Sightings. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Command HQ or Sonic the Hedgehog.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 24 December 1991

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Movies

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

Kuffs

Directed by: Bruce A. Evans

Starring: Christian Slater, Milla Jovovich, Ric Roman Waugh, Steve Holladay

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Aces: Iron Eagle III

Directed by: John Glen

Starring: Louis Gossett Jr., Rachel McLish, Paul Freeman, Horst Buchholz

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Where the Day Takes You

Directed by: Marc Rocco

Starring: Dermot Mulroney, Robert Knepper, Laura San Giacomo, Sean Astin

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Tiger Claws

Directed by: Kelly Makin

Starring: Cynthia Rothrock, Nick Dibley, Fern Figueiredo, Jack Vorvis

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Fried Green Tomatoes

Directed by: Jon Avnet

Starring: Kathy Bates, Jessica Tandy, Mary Stuart Masterson, Mary-Louise Parker

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Sightings

Directed by: Dallas Morgan

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Ein Engel namens Flint

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Barrymore

Directed by: Erik Canuel

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Feuerwache 09

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Finders Keepers

Directed by: Bryan Carberry

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 December 1991 ?

Holidays:
  • December 24 is celebrated as the day before Christmas, thus called Christmas Eve.
  • It is the day when food is traditionally set out for Santa Claus and his reindeer. Children around the world are urged to go to bed early so they are not awake when he arrives.
  • In Hungary, Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, Norway, the Czech Republic and Slovakia among others, this is the day that presents are exchanged and opened.
  • The Declaration of Christmas Peace takes place in the Old Great Square of Turku, Finland's official Christmas City, according to old traditions dating back to the Middle Ages.
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Facts:
  • Mikhail Gorbachev resigns as head of Soviet Union
  • Russian SFSR President Boris Yeltsin sends a letter to UN Secretary-General Javier Pérez de Cuéllar, stating that Russia should be a successor to collapsing Soviet Union within the United Nations Organization.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on December 24, 1991 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1991 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Amor Mio, Que Me Has Hecho? - Camilo Sesto
  2. Sera - Ricardo Montaner
  3. Dejame Amarte Otra Vez - Bronco: El Gigante De America
  4. Vuela Vuela - Magneto
  5. Inolvidable - Luis Miguel
  6. Frio Frio - Juan Luis Guerra 440
  7. Ya No - Lucero
  8. Melodia Desencadenada - Grupo Yndio
  9. Porque Sera - Rudy La Scala
  10. Si Piensas,Si Quieres - Roberto Carlos Y Rocio Durcal

Books

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

Remember

By: Barbara Taylor Bradford

An electrifying new novel by Barbara Taylor Bradford, who demonstrates her superb storytelling gifts in this passionate tale of Nicky Wells.

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Maus Ii

By: Art Spiegelman

***WINNER OF THE 1992 PULIZTER PRIZE***Acclaimed as a quiet triumph and a brutally moving work of art, the first volume of Art Spiegelman's Mausintroduced readers to Vladek Spieglman, a Jewish survivor

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Parliament Of Whores

By: P. J. O'Rourke

Called "an everyman's guide to Washington" (The New York Times), P. J. O'Rourke's savagely funny and national best-seller Parliament of Whores has become a classic in understanding the workings of the

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The Firm

By: John Grisham

When Mitch McDeere signed on with Bendini, Lambert & Locke of Memphis, he thought that he and his beautiful wife, Abby, were on their way.

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Remember when

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Command HQ

Command HQ

Platform: MS-DOS Mac OS

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Microplay Software

Captain America and the Avengers

Captain America and the Avengers

Platform: Arcade, Super NES, Mega Drive/Genesis, Sega Game Gear, Game Boy, Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Beat 'em up, platformer, Action

Publisher: Data East Mindscape

Big Karnak

Big Karnak

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Gaelco

Sonic the Hedgehog

Sonic the Hedgehog

Genre: Platform, racing, puzzle, sports, party

Publisher: Sega

Bill & Ted's Excellent Video Game Adventure

Platform: NES

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: LJN

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Home videos

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

The Sheltering Sky

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: VHS release

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Pump Up the Volume

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: VHS release

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Days of Thunder

Studio: Paramount

Format: VHS release; although still uses 1990 Paramount copyright

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GoodFellas

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: VHS release

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True Colors

Format: VHS release

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