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Wednesday 26 June 1991

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Amanda Cerny and Sabine Jemeljanova. In that special week of June people in US were listening to Rush Rush by Paula Abdul. In UK I Wanna Sex You Up by Color Me Badd was in the top 5 hits. Boyz n the Hood, directed by John Singleton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while The Kitchen God'S Wife by Amy Tan was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching 101st Marriage Proposal. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lemmings or Blaster Master Jr..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Boyz n the Hood

Directed by: John Singleton

Starring: Cuba Gooding Jr., Laurence Fishburne, Hudhail Al-Amir

Country: United States

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Terminator 2: Judgment Day

Directed by: James Cameron

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Edward Furlong

Country: United States

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The Naked Gun 2 1/2 The Smell of Fear

Directed by: David Zucker

Starring: Leslie Nielsen, Priscilla Presley, George Kennedy

Country: United States

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The Rocketeer

Directed by: Joe Johnston

Starring: Billy Campbell, Jennifer Connelly, Alan Arkin

Country: United States

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Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves

Directed by: Kevin Reynolds

Starring: Kevin Costner, Morgan Freeman, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Real McCoy

Starring: Robbie Gee, Kulvinder Ghir, Llewella Gideon, Meera Syal

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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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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Starring: Nigel Havers, Warren Clarke, David Calder, Michael Gough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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The Pirates of Dark Water

Written by: David Kirschner

Starring: Jodi Benson, Hector Elizondo, George Newbern, Frank Welker

Country: United States

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The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes

Starring: Jeremy Brett, Edward Hardwicke, Rosalie Williams, Colin Jeavons

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 June 1991 ?

  • Saints John and Paul
  • The United Nations' Day in Support of Victims of Torture.
  • Flag Day in Romania
  • Sunthorn Phu Day in Thailand
  • Independence Day in Madagascar
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Famous Deaths:
  • Getting Married opens at Circle in the Square Theater NYC for 70 performances
  • ANC leader Nelson Mandela addresses Congress
  • Ky medical examiner announces Zachary Taylor died of natural causes
  • Ten-Day War: the Yugoslav people's army begins the Ten-Day War in Slovenia.

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What news were making the headlines those days in June 1991?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Geena Davis & Susan Sarandon -- June 24, 1991
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9282
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.71


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

The Kitchen God'S Wife

By: Amy Tan

Winnie and Helen have kept each other's worst secrets for more than fifty years. Now, because she believes she is dying, Helen wants to expose everything.

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By: Larry Bond

Set in South Africa of the early 1990s, this military thriller has fascist ultraconservative Afrikaners staging a coup and taking over the Pretoria government.

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A Soldier Of The Great War

By: Mark Helprin

From acclaimed novelist Mark Helprin, a lush, literary epic about love, beauty, and the world at war Alessandro Giuliani, the young son of a prosperous Roman lawyer, enjoys an idyllic

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The Crown Of Columbus

By: Michael Dorris and Louise Erdrich

A very pregnant anthropologist finds the diary of Columbus in the basement of the Dartmouth library and travels to the Bahamas with her lover and son to find what

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bahamut Senki

Platform: Sega Mega Drive Virtual Console

Genre: Tactical role-playing

Publisher: Sega

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Flight of the Intruder

Platform: PC (DOS), Commodore Amiga, Atari ST, Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Flight simulator

Publisher: Spectrum HoloByte (PC, Amiga, Atari ST), Mindscape (NES)

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Platform: Amiga, various

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Data East (arcade prototype) Sega (Mega Drive (Genesis PAL), SMS and GG) Ocean Software (GB, NES PAL) Sony (PSP) SunSoft (NES, MD/GEN, SNES, TG-16) Take-Two Interactive (GBC)

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Blaster Master Jr.

Blaster Master Jr.

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Action

Choplifter II

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Shoot 'em up / Strategy

Publisher: Victor Interactive Software

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