Sunday May 26, 1991

US date format: 5/26/1991, UK date format: 26/5/1991

It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 26, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kevin Abernathy and Julianna Rose Mauriello. In that special week of May people in US were listening to I Don't Wanna Cry by Mariah Carey. In UK The Shoop Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss) by Cher was in the top 5 hits. City Slickers, directed by Ron Underwood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while As The Crow Flies by Jeffrey Archer was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching All Good Things. If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Berlin Wall or England Championship Special.
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Movies

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City Slickers

Directed by: Ron Underwood

Starring: Billy Crystal, Jack Palance, Daniel Stern, Bruno Kirby

Country: United States of America

Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead

Directed by: Stephen Herek

Starring: Christina Applegate, Joanna Cassidy, John Getz, Josh Charles

Country: United States of America

The Big Slice

Directed by: John Bradshaw

Starring: Casey Siemaszko, Leslie Hope, Louis Ferreira, Kenneth Welsh

The Killing Zone

Directed by: Addison Randall

Starring: Deron McBee, Armando Silvestre, James Dalesandro, Melissa Moore

Proof

Directed by: Jocelyn Moorhouse

Starring: Hugo Weaving, Geneviève Picot, Russell Crowe, Heather Mitchell

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 26, 1991?


    Holidays

  • Saint Germain of Paris
  • Blessed Pieter of Ter Duinen
  • Saint William of Aquitaine
  • Saint Simitrius
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    Events

  • Betsy King wins LPGA Corning Golf Classic.

    Famous Deaths

  • Tom Eyen: American playwright, lyricist,...
  • Tom Cassidy: news anchor (CNN), dies of AIDS at age...

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

All Good Things

Directed by: Andrew Jarecki

Vorsicht! Falke!

The Astronomers

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

Country: United States of America

Swamp Thing

Directed by: Wes Craven

Separate But Equal

Magazine Covers

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

Books

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

As The Crow Flies

By: Jeffrey Archer

Growing up in the slums of East End London, Charlie Trumper dreams of someday running his grandfather's fruit and vegetable barrow.

The Promised Land

By: Nicholas Lemann

A New York Times bestseller, the groundbreaking authoritative history of the migration of African-Americans from the rural South to the urban North.

How To Make An American Quilt

By: Whitney Otto

"Remarkable...An affirmation of the strength and power of individual lives, and the way they cannot help fitting together."THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEWAn extraordinay and moving reading experience, HOW TO MAKE

Heir To The Empire

By: Timothy Zahn

It's five years after Return of the Jedi: the Rebel Alliance has destroyed the Death Star, defeated Darth Vader and the Emperor, and driven out the remnants of the old Imperial

Heartbeat

By: Danielle Steel

Bill Thigpen, writer producer of the No.1 daytime TV drama was so busy watching his career soar that he never noticed his marriage collapse.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Platform: Game Boy, Nintendo DS

Genre: Role-playing game

Publisher: NA Sunsoft

England Championship Special

Genre: Sports

Platform: DOS Game Boy Mac OS Super NES

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Spectrum HoloByte

The Berlin Wall

Platform: Arcade Game Sega Game Gear

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Kaneko

Crude Buster

Platform: Arcade Sega Genesis

Genre: Beat 'em up, platform

Publisher: Data East


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