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Friday 26 April 1991

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 26, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Joy Villa and Shahira Barry. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Baby Baby by Amy Grant. In UK The One And Only by Chesney Hawkes was in the top 5 hits. Sweet Talker, directed by Michael Jenkins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while Oh, the Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Vorsicht! Falke!. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bill & Ted's Excellent Video Game Adventure or Conquests of the Longbow.
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What the sky looked like on 26 April 1991

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Movies

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

Sweet Talker

Directed by: Michael Jenkins

Starring: Bryan Brown, Karen Allen, Justin Rosniak, Chris Haywood

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Yôkai hantâ: Hiruko

Directed by: Shin'ya Tsukamoto

Starring: Kenji Sawada, Masaki Kudou, Hideo Murota, Naoto Takenaka

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F/X2

Directed by: Richard Franklin

Starring: Bryan Brown, Brian Dennehy, Rachel Ticotin, Joanna Gleason

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Switch

Directed by: Blake Edwards

Starring: Ellen Barkin, Jimmy Smits, JoBeth Williams, Lorraine Bracco

Country: United States

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Zandalee

Directed by: Sam Pillsbury

Starring: Nicolas Cage, Erika Anderson, Judge Reinhold, Joe Pantoliano

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TV Series

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

Vorsicht! Falke!

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The Astronomers

Starring: Vera C. Rubin, Tony Tyson, John Lowry Dobson, John E. Conway

Country: United States

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Swamp Thing

Directed by: Wes Craven

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Separate But Equal

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Finders Keepers

Directed by: Bryan Carberry

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 April 1991 ?

Holidays:
  • World Intellectual Property Day (since 2001).
  • Florida and Georgia, USA - Confederate Memorial Day.
  • Shi'a Islam - Mawlid, Muhammad's birthday (2005).
  • Tanzania - Union Day.
  • Feast day of the following saint in the Orthodox Church: Stephen of Perm - also Old Permic Alphabet Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Leo Arnaud: French-American composer, arranger and conductor, often of film scores, best known for "Bugler's Dream", which is used as the theme by television networks presenting the Olympic Games in the United States.
  • Emily McLaughlin: American actress, known to millions of soap fans as Nurse Jessie Brewer on ABC's "General Hospital.
  • Richard Hatfield: Canadian lawyer and politician 26th Premier of New Brunswick (d. 1991).
Facts:
  • Dinosaurs premieres on ABC-TV
  • 23 killed in Kansas and Okla by tornadoes
  • Carmine Coppola, American composer/conductor/father of Francis Ford Coppola, dies (born 1910).
  • Soccer star Diego Maradona, suspended for using cocaine, arrested in Argentina for possession and distribution of illegal narcotics.
  • Seventy tornadoes break out in the central United States. Before the outbreak's end, Andover, Kansas, would record the year's only F5 tornado (see Andover, Kansas Tornado Outbreak).

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 26, 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 April 1991 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Whatever You Want - Tony Toni Tone
  2. I'm Dreamin' (From "New Jack City") - Christopher Williams
  3. It Should've Been You - Teddy Pendergrass
  4. No Matter What You Do - Diana Ross & Al B. Sure!
  5. Call Me - Phil Perry
  6. My Heart Is Failing Me - Riff
  7. Marva Hicks - Never Been In Love Before
  8. Surface - All I Want Is You
  9. Backyard - Pebbles (With Salt-N-Pepa)
  10. Thanx 4 The Funk - The Boys
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. No Basta - Franco de Vita
  2. Banda Blanca - Sopa De Caracol
  3. Mi Deseo - Los Bukis
  4. Gloria Estefan - Desde La Oscuridad
  5. Esa Mujer - Jose Jose
  6. Te Pareces Tanto A El - Myriam Hernandez
  7. Demasiado Herida - Paloma San Basilio
  8. Ednita Nazario - Lo Que Son Las Cosas
  9. Quien Eres Tu - Yuri
  10. Vamos A Enamorarnos - Rudy La Scala

Books

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

Oh, the Places You'll Go!

By: Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss’s wonderfully wise Oh, the Places You’ll Go! is the perfect send-off for grads—from nursery school, high school, college, and beyond! From soaring to high heights and seeing great sights to being left in a Lurch on a prickle-ly ...

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Life Is Too Short

By: Mickey Rooney

He soared form the wrong side of Brooklyn to the top of the world. And he's still hot six decades later.

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Moving Pictures

By: Ali MacGraw

This is the autobiography of a former photographer's stylist who became an international film celebrity and married two of Hollywood's biggest names, but then seemed to throw it all away.

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Cold Fire

By: Dean R. Koontz

'There is an Enemy. It is coming. It is relentless.' Schoolteacher Jim Ironheart flies on an impulse to Portland, Oregon. There he risks his life to save a child from being

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Blaster Master Jr.

Blaster Master Jr.

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Action

Bill & Ted's Excellent Video Game Adventure

Platform: NES

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: LJN

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Cruise for a Corpse

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, MS-DOS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Erbe Software, Interplay Entertainment, U.S. Gold

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Cotton: Fantastic Night Dreams

Cotton: Fantastic Night Dreams

Platform: Arcade TurboGrafx-CD Sharp X68000 PlayStation Neo Geo Pocket Color

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Sega (Arcade) Hudson Soft (TurboGrafx-CD) Electronic Arts (TurboGrafx-CD), (X68000)

Conquests of the Longbow

Conquests of the Longbow

Platform: DOS, Amiga

Genre: Adventure, Puzzle Solving

Publisher: Sierra On-Line

Home videos

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

The Bonfire of the Vanities

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: VHS release

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Problem Child

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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Lionheart

Format: VHS release

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Predator 2

Studio: Fox

Format: VHS release

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One Good Cop

Format: VHS release

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