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Thursday 24 December 1992, Christmas Eve

It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Melissa Suffield and Jackie Celona. In that special week of December people in US were listening to I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston. Chaplin, directed by Richard Attenborough, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while Gerald'S Game by Stephen King was one of the best selling books. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Boogie Wings or Capcom's Gold Medal Challenge '92.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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TV Series

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

Sister Wendy's Odyssey

Starring: Wendy Beckett

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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X-Men

Written by: Mark Edward Edens, Sidney Iwanter, Eric Lewald

Starring: Cathal J. Dodd, George Buza, Norm Spencer, Cedric Smith

Country: United States

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American Justice

Starring: Bill Kurtis

Country: United States

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Batman: The Animated Series

Starring: Kevin Conroy, Efrem Zimbalist Jr., Bob Hastings

Country: United States

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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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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Chaplin

Directed by: Richard Attenborough

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Geraldine Chaplin, Paul Rhys

Country: United States

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Scent of a Woman

Directed by: Martin Brest

Starring: Al Pacino, Chris O'Donnell, James Rebhorn

Country: United States

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Forever Young

Directed by: Steve Miner

Starring: Mel Gibson, Jamie Lee Curtis, Elijah Wood

Country: United States

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A Few Good Men

Directed by: Rob Reiner

Starring: Tom Cruise, Jack Nicholson, Demi Moore

Country: United States

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The Bodyguard

Directed by: Mick Jackson

Starring: Kevin Costner, Whitney Houston, Gary Kemp

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 December 1992 ?

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.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • President Bush pardons Caspar Weinberger of Iran-contra affair
  • US President Bush pardons Caspar Weinberger of role in Iran-contra affair.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1992?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: U.S. Enters Somalia -- Dec. 21, 1992
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9361
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.149

Books

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

Gerald'S Game

By: Stephen King

A different kind of bedtime story from Stephen King, as a game of seduction between a husband and wife ends in death.

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Mexico

By: James A. Michener

Pulitzer Prize–winning author James A. Michener, whose novels hurtle from the far reaches of history to the dark corners of the world, paints an intoxicating portrait of a land whose past and present are as turbulent, fascinating, and colorful as ...

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Red Square

By: Martin Cruz Smith

Back from exile in the hellish reaches of the Soviet Union, homicide investigator Arkady Renko discovers that his country, his Moscow, even his job, are nearly dead.

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Women Who Run With The Wolves

By: Clarissa Pinkola Estes

UPDATED, WITH NEW MATERIAL BY THE AUTHOR"WOMEN WHO RUN WITH THE WOLVES isn't just another book. It is a gift of profound insight, wisdom, and love.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Boogie Wings

Boogie Wings

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Data East

Buck Rogers: Matrix Cubed

Platform: DOS

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Strategic Simulations, Inc.

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Ashes of Empire

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Microprose

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Cacoma Knight in Bizyland

Cacoma Knight in Bizyland

Platform: Super NES

Genre: Puzzle Action

Capcom's Gold Medal Challenge '92

Capcom's Gold Medal Challenge '92

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Capcom


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