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Sunday 26 December 1993

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jose Ayala . In that special week of December people in US were listening to Hero by Mariah Carey. In UK Mr Blobby by Mr Blobby was in the top 5 hits. Emmanuelle, Queen of the Galaxy, directed by L.L. Shapira, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while The Downing Street Years by Margaret Thatcher was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching O todos en la cama. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dolucky no Kusayakiu or Aero the Acro-Bat.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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


Directed by: Kevin Smith

Starring: Brian O'Halloran, Jeff Anderson, Marilyn Ghigliotti

Country: United States

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In the Name of the Father

Directed by: Jim Sheridan

Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Pete Postlethwaite, Alison Crosbie

Country: United States

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Directed by: George P. Cosmatos

Starring: Kurt Russell, Val Kilmer, Sam Elliott

Country: United States

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Directed by: Jonathan Demme

Starring: Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington, Roberta Maxwell

Country: United States

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Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit

Directed by: Bill Duke

Starring: Whoopi Goldberg, Kathy Najimy, Maggie Smith

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

Movie Magic

Written by: Gary R. Benz, Stephen Rocha, Lise Romanoff

Starring: James Cameron, Richard Edlund

Country: United States

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California's Gold

Starring: Huell Howser

Country: United States

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Starring: Andrew Sachs

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Globe Trekker

Starring: Ian Wright, Justine Shapiro, Megan McCormick

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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The Carol Duvall Show

Starring: Carol Duvall, Bruce Gray, Mark Sawicki

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 December 1993 ?

  • First day of Kwanzaa
  • Australia - Proclamation Day (South Australian public holiday), for the foundation of the Australian state of South Australia on December 28, 1836 but commemorated on this day.
  • Wrenboys celebrate Wren in Ireland
  • Period of Ursids meteor shower ends about this day
  • Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia - Tsunami Awareness Day/Tsunami Memorial (or Remembrance) Day
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 26 December
Famous Deaths:
  • Jeff Morrow: Actor (Robe, Harbor Lights, Blood Legacy), dies at 80.
  • Comedian Rodney Dangerfield (72) weds Joan Child (41)
  • Antonov-26 plane crashes at Gyumri, Armenia, 36 killed.

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Sport Games on 26 December 1993

American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - New Jersey Nets : 87 - 91
  • Boston Celtics - San Antonio Spurs : 85 - 99
  • Golden State Warriors - Portland Trail Blazers : 108 - 106
  • Houston Rockets - Los Angeles Lakers : 118 - 93
See all Basketball game results of 26 December 1993
American Football
  • Atlanta Falcons - Cincinnati Bengals : 17 - 21
  • Cleveland Browns - Los Angeles Rams : 42 - 14
  • Detroit Lions - Chicago Bears : 20 - 14
  • Indianapolis Colts - New England Patriots : 0 - 38
See all American Football game results of 26 December 1993
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Football (United Kingdom)
  • Stoke - Birmingham : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 26 December 1993
Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Man United - Blackburn : 1 - 1
  • Sheffield United - Liverpool : 0 - 0
  • Wimbledon - Coventry : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 26 December 1993

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1993?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.202
  • Time: Gun Violence. Gun photograph for TIME by Dennis Chalkin; background from Nassau County Police-Gamma
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9412


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

The Downing Street Years

By: Margaret Thatcher

The first volume of memoirs by Margaret Thatcher frankly recalls the former British prime minister's dealings with U.S. presidents, the Falkland War, and her election victories in 1983 and

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The Hope

By: Herman Wouk

Like no other novelist at work today, Herman Wouk has managed to capture the sweep of history in novels rich in character and alive with drama.

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Wouldn'T Take Nothing For My Journey Now

By: Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou, one of the best-loved authors of our time, shares the wisdom of a remarkable life in this best-selling spiritual classic.

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Private Parts

By: Howard Stern

An autobiography by the original "shock jock" reveals his takes on politics, current affairs, and the entertainment business

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?


Platform: Amiga

Genre: Platform Puzzle

Publisher: Core Design

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Dolucky no Kusayakiu

Dolucky no Kusayakiu

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Traditional baseball simulation

Publisher: Imagineer

Tetris Battle Gaiden

Tetris Battle Gaiden

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Bullet Proof Software

Aero the Acro-Bat

Platform: Sega Genesis Super Nintendo Game Boy Advance

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Sunsoft (GEN, SNES) Metro 3D/Zoo Digital (GBA)

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Crash 'n Burn

Platform: 3DO

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Crystal Dynamics

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