Friday February 26, 1993

US date format: 2/26/1993, UK date format: 26/2/1993

It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 26, 1993). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Taylor Dooley and Maria Ehrich. In that special week of February people in US were listening to I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston. In UK No Limit by 2 Unlimited was in the top 5 hits. The Cement Garden, directed by Andrew Birkin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while Nobody Nowhere by Donna Williams was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Newlyweds. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alfred Chicken or F-117 Night Storm.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Blessed Edigna
  • Saint Mechtild (d. 1154)
  • Blessed Leo of Furnes (d. 1163)
  • Saint Victor
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Events

  • 2nd tallest building in world, NYC World Trade Center bombed, 7 die
  • 9th Soap Opera Digest Awards
  • In New York City, a van bomb parked below the North Tower of the World Trade Center explodes, killing six and injuring over 1,000.

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Movies

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The Cement Garden

The Cement Garden

Directed by: Andrew Birkin

Starring: Charlotte Gainsbourg, Andrew Robertson, Alice Coulthard, Ned Birkin

Swing Kids

Swing Kids

Directed by: Thomas Carter

Starring: Robert Sean Leonard, Christian Bale, Frank Whaley, Barbara Hershey

Mad Dog and Glory

Mad Dog and Glory

Directed by: John McNaughton

Starring: Robert De Niro, Uma Thurman, Bill Murray, David Caruso

Falling Down

Falling Down

Directed by: Joel Schumacher

Starring: Michael Douglas, Robert Duvall, Barbara Hershey, Rachel Ticotin

Country: United States of America

Run and Kill

Run and Kill

Directed by: Hin Sing 'Billy' Tang

Starring: Kent Cheng, Simon Yam, Danny Lee, Esther Kwan

TV Series

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Newlyweds

Newlyweds

Directed by: Edward Burns

Almost Home

Almost Home

Directed by: Tom Whitus

Motzki

Motzki

Para Elisa

Para Elisa

Directed by: Juanra Fernández

Celia

Celia

Directed by: Ann Turner

Days to next February 26

If February 26, 1993 is your birthday you're 27 years, 6 months, 29 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 2 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Around The Cragged Hill by George F. Kennan

Around The Cragged Hill

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“[Kennan] comes to us…as ambassador of a generation nearly gone and a conservatism so responsible, dutiful and so long extinct it may look revolutionary….As

The General'S Daughter by Nelson DeMille

The General'S Daughter

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Here is an intriguing and sophisticated murder mystery of an upstanding military officer - the base commander's daughter - who's been leading an unsavory double life.When

Waiting To Exhale by Terry McMillan

Waiting To Exhale

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The classic novel of triumph, revenge, and friendship-now in a premium edition From the critically-acclaimed author of How Stella Got Her Groove Back comes this wise, down-to-earth story of

Women Who Run With The Wolves by Clarissa Pinkola Estes

Women Who Run With The Wolves

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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.

Healing And The Mind by Bill Moyers

Healing And The Mind

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At last, the paperback edition of the monumental best-seller (almost half a million copies in print!) that has changed the way Americans think about sickness and health -- the companion volume to the landmark PBS

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine

Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine

Platform: Sega Genesis/Mega Drive, Master System, Sega Game Gear

Genre: Falling block puzzle game

Publisher: Sega

Alfred Chicken

Alfred Chicken

Platform: Amiga, Amiga CD32, NES, Game Boy, Super NES

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Mindscape Group, Sunsoft

A-Rank Thunder Tanjouhen

A-Rank Thunder Tanjouhen

Platform: Mega-CD

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Telenet

F-117 Night Storm

F-117 Night Storm

Platform: Sega Mega Drive

Genre: Flight simulation

Blake Stone: Aliens of Gold

Blake Stone: Aliens of Gold

Platform: DOS

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Apogee Software


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