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Wednesday August 28, 1991

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 28, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Andrej Pejic and Julia Price. In that special week of August people in US were listening to (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams. In UK (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams was in the top 5 hits. Back to the Future, directed by Robert Zemeckis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while Loves Music, Loves To Dance by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Land of the Lost. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Another World or Alpha Mission II.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 28 August 1991

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Movies

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

Back to the Future

Directed by: Robert Zemeckis

Starring: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Crispin Glover

Country: United States

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The Fisher King

Directed by: Terry Gilliam

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Robin Williams, Adam Bryant, Paul Lombardi

Country: United States

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Dogfight

Directed by: Nancy Savoca

Starring: River Phoenix, Lili Taylor, Richard Panebianco, Anthony Clark

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Let Him Have It

Directed by: Peter Medak

Starring: Tom Courtenay, Christopher Eccleston, Eileen Atkins, Rebecca Eccleston

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Rambling Rose

Directed by: Martha Coolidge

Starring: Laura Dern, Robert Duvall, Diane Ladd, Lukas Haas

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TV Series

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

Land of the Lost

Directed by: Brad Silberling

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Roc

Directed by: Not specifed

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Luv und Lee

Directed by: Hans-Joachim Hildebrandt

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The Hidden Room

Directed by: Sinister Cinema

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Bucky O'Hare and the Toad Wars!

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 August 1991 ?

Holidays:
  • Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
  • Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Lexington Ave IRT subway train derails at Union Square, 5 die
  • Red Tom Browning vs. Expo Dennis Martinez both perfect game pitcher
  • Five die in a New York City subway's third worst accident.
  • Ukraine declares its independence from the Soviet Union.
  • Collapse of the Soviet Union : Mikhail Gorbachev resigns as Secretary of the Soviet Communist Party.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 28, 1991 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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

Life magazine Beano comics

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Books

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

Loves Music, Loves To Dance

By: Mary Higgins Clark

New York's trendy magazines are a source of peril when a killer enacts a bizarre dance of death, using the personal ads to lure his victims...

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Maximum Bob

By: Elmore Leonard

“Hilarious….Strange and risky….A right-on, pitch perfect novel, with wide social scope, comic genius, page-burning storytelling magic, and juicy characters who wrench your heart and gut.”

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The Firm

By: John Grisham

When Mitch McDeere signed on with Bendini, Lambert & Locke of Memphis, he thought that he and his beautiful wife, Abby, were on their way.

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When You Look Like Your Passport Photo, It'S Time To Go Home

By: Erma Bombeck

America's favorite housewife takes a witty look at family vacations, describing her escapades in Istanbul, the Galapagos Islands, and other locales

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Alpha Mission II

Alpha Mission II

Platform: Arcade, Neo Geo, Neo Geo CD

Genre: Shooter game

Publisher: SNK Corporation

Armageddon

Armageddon

Platform: Platform independent

Genre: Low fantasy roleplaying MUD

Another World

Another World

Platform: Amiga, Android, Apple IIGS, Atari Jaguar, Atari ST, BlackBerry 10, Game Boy Advance, iOS, Linux, Mac OS, Microsoft Windows, MS-DOS, Nintendo 3DS, OS X, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita,

Genre: Cinematic platformer, action-adventure

Publisher: Delphine Software U.S. Gold Interplay Entertainment Virgin Interactive The Digital Lounge (15th Anniversary) Focus Home Interactive (20th Anniversary) Headup Games (20th Anniversary Edition)

Action 52

Platform: NES Sega Genesis

Genre: Various

Publisher: Active Enterprises

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Choplifter II

Choplifter II

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Shoot 'em up / Strategy

Publisher: Victor Interactive Software

Home videos

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

The Bonfire of the Vanities

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: VHS release

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Flatliners

Studio: Columbia

Format: VHS release; although still uses 1990 RCA/Columbia copyright

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Class Action

Format: VHS release

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Problem Child 2

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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Mo' Better Blues

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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