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Tuesday 29 January 1991

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Hugh Grosvenor and Rafaël Dias. In that special week of January people in US were listening to The First Time by Surface. In UK Sadness Part 1 by Enigma was in the top 5 hits. The Silence of the Lambs, directed by Jonathan Demme, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while The Prize by Daniel Yergin was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Boys from the Bush. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fantasia or D/Generation.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Silence of the Lambs

Directed by: Jonathan Demme

Starring: Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Lawrence A. Bonney

Country: United States

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New Jack City

Directed by: Mario Van Peebles

Starring: Wesley Snipes, Ice-T, Allen Payne

Country: United States

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Not Without My Daughter

Directed by: Brian Gilbert

Starring: Sally Field, Alfred Molina, Sheila Rosenthal

Country: United States

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Directed by: Sheldon Lettich

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Harrison Page, Deborah Rennard

Country: United States

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Kindergarten Cop

Directed by: Ivan Reitman

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Penelope Ann Miller, Pamela Reed

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Boys from the Bush

Written by: Douglas Livingstone

Starring: Tim Healy, Chris Haywood, Mark Haddigan, Nadine Garner

Country: Australia

T-Bag and the Rings of Olympus

Starring: Georgina Hale, John Hasler, Natalie Wood

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Tokyo Love Story

Starring: Hideyuki Nakayama

Country: Japan

The Timberwood Tales

Starring: Radford Harris, Neeld Kelly, Sam Richards, William Sage

Billy Webb's Amazing Story

Starring: Scott Riley

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 January 1991 ?

Famous Birthdays:
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  • Piano Lesson closes at Walter Kerr Theater NYC after 320 performances
  • Nelson Mandela and Chief Mangosuthu Buthelezi meet in Durban after 28 years.
  • Gulf War: The Battle of Khafji, the first major ground engagement of the war, as well as its deadliest, begins.

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Sport Games on 29 January 1991

American Football
  • Buffalo Bills - New York Giants : 19 - 20
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What news were making the headlines those days in January 1991?

  • Time: Coalition bombing of Baghdad
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9261
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.50


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

The Prize

By: Daniel Yergin

Deemed "the best history of oil ever written" by Business Week and with more than 300,000 copies in print, Daniel Yergin’s Pulitzer Prize–winning account of the global pursuit of oil, money,

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The New Russians

By: Hedrick Smith

The bestselling author of The Russians and The Power Game takes the reader inside Russia today--a country in the throes of dramatic change.

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Memories of Midnight

By: Sidney Sheldon

In THE OTHER SIDE OF MIDNIGHT, they played the ultimate game of love, lust, and death.Now, in MEMORIES OF MIDNIGHT, the survivors meet to play one last time...Shadowed

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The Secret Pilgrim

By: John le Carré

Nothing is as it was. Old enemies embrace. The dark staging grounds of the Cold War—whose shadows barely obscured the endless games of espionage—are flooded with light; the rules are rewritten,

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bill & Ted's Excellent Video Game Adventure

Platform: NES

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: LJN

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Platform: Amiga, DOS, Windows

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Karmasoft (Amiga) Apogee Software (DOS)

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Chuck Yeager's Air Combat

Platform: MS-DOS, Apple Macintosh

Genre: Flight simulator

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Platform: Mega Drive/Genesis

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Sega

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Platform: PC, Amiga, Amiga CD32, Atari ST

Genre: arcade adventure

Publisher: Mindscape

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