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Wednesday August 26, 1992

US date format: 8/26/1992, UK date format: 26/8/1992

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 26, 1992). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Hayley Amber Hasselhoff and Hayley Hasselhoff. In that special week of August people in US were listening to End Of The Road by Boyz II Men. In UK Rhythm Is A Dancer by Snap! was in the top 5 hits. Glengarry Glen Ross, directed by James Foley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while The Volcano Lover by Susan Sontag was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching California Dreams. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Air Support or Darklands.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 26 August 1992

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Movies

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

Glengarry Glen Ross

Directed by: James Foley

Starring: Al Pacino, Jack Lemmon, Alec Baldwin, Alan Arkin

Country: United States

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The Addams Family

Directed by: Barry Sonnenfeld

Starring: Anjelica Huston, Raul Julia, Christopher Lloyd, Dan Hedaya

Country: United States

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Candyman

Directed by: Bernard Rose

Starring: Virginia Madsen, Xander Berkeley, Tony Todd, Kasi Lemmons

Country: United States

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Wind

Directed by: Carroll Ballard

Starring: Matthew Modine, Jennifer Grey, Cliff Robertson, Jack Thompson

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Guncrazy

Directed by: Tamra Davis

Starring: Drew Barrymore, James Le Gros, Robert Greenberg, Rodney Harvey

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TV Series

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

California Dreams

Directed by: Mike Ott

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The Little Mermaid

Directed by: Walt Disney Pictures

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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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Stay Tuned

Directed by: Peter Hyams

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Birdland

Directed by: Peter Lynch

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 August 1992 ?

Holidays:
  • RC saints - St Zephyrinus, Saint Ninian, David Lewis (one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales)
  • Namibia - Namibia Day or Heroes' Day
  • Zanzibar - Sultan's Birthday
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Anna Karenina opens at Circle in the Square Theater NYC for 46 performances
  • In Brno Vaclav Klaus and Vladimir Meciar sign an agreement to divide Czechoslovakia.

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 26, 1992 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1992 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. End Of The Road (From "Boomerang") - Boyz II Men
  2. Give U My Heart (From "Boomerang") - Babyface (Featuring Toni Braxton)
  3. Michael Jackson - Jam
  4. Money Can't Buy You Love (From "Mo' Money") - Ralph Tresvant
  5. I Could Use A Little Love (Right Now) - Freddie Jackson
  6. Lorenzo - Real Love
  7. TLC - Baby-Baby-Baby
  8. Bobby Brown - Humpin' Around
  9. Kris Kross - Warm It Up
  10. Slow Dance (Hey Mr. DJ) - R. Kelly & Public Announcement
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Evidencias - Ana Gabriel
  2. El Centro De Mi Corazon - Chayanne
  3. Jon Secada - Otro Dia Mas Sin Verte
  4. Un Hombre Secreto - Myriam Hernandez
  5. Tampoco Fuiste Tu - Daniela Romo
  6. Mucho Corazon - Luis Miguel
  7. Pero Te Vas A Arrepentir - Los Yonic's
  8. Tu Amor Es Una Rueda - Angela Carrasco
  9. No Podras - Cristian
  10. Emmanuel - Ese Soy Yo

Books

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

The Volcano Lover

By: Susan Sontag

Set in 18th century Naples, based on the lives of Sir William Hamilton, his celebrated wife Emma, and Lord Nelson, and peopled with many of the great figures of the day,

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The Pelican Brief

By: John Grisham

In suburban Georgetown, a killer’s Reeboks whisper on the floor of a posh home. In a seedy D.C. porno house, a patron is swiftly garroted to death.

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Who Will Tell The People

By: William Greider

Greider's Secrets of the Temple showed the power of the Federal Reserve as it ran the country throughout the 1980s. Now he describes the reality of how Washington really decides most

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The Silent Passage

By: Gail Sheehy

Gail Sheehy's landmark bestseller has become the bible for women concerned about menopause. Since The Silent Passage was originally published in the early 1990s, Gail Sheehy, a member of the board

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Darklands

Darklands

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: MicroProse

Arcana

Platform: Super NES

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: HAL Laboratory

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Bucky O'Hare

Bucky O'Hare

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Beat 'em up/Run and gun

Publisher: Konami

Air Support

Air Support

Platform: Amiga Atari ST

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Psygnosis

Aguri Suzuki F-1 Super Driving

Aguri Suzuki F-1 Super Driving

Platform: Super Famicom,[1] Game Boy

Genre: Formula One racing,[1] Racing simulation

Home videos

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

Body Parts

Studio: Paramount

Format: VHS and Laserdisc release

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Citizen Kane

Studio: Criterion Collection

Format: 50th Anniversary Laserdisc release

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The Adventures of Baron Munchausen

Studio: Criterion Collection

Format: Laserdisc release

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Rambling Rose

Format: VHS release

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High Noon

Format: 40th Anniversary Edition VHS release

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