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Saturday 31 December 1994, NewYear’s Eve

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Max Bowden and Kodi Brown. In that special week of December people in US were listening to On Bended Knee by Boyz II Men. In UK Stay Another Day by East 17 was in the top 5 hits. The Usual Suspects, directed by Bryan Singer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994 while Taltos by Anne Rice was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Svengoolie. If you liked videogames you were probably playing ESPN Speed World or EarthBound.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Usual Suspects

Directed by: Bryan Singer

Starring: Kevin Spacey, Gabriel Byrne, Chazz Palminteri

Country: United States

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Street Fighter

Directed by: Steven E. de Souza

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Raul Julia, Ming-Na

Country: United States

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Ri¢hie Ri¢h

Directed by: Donald Petrie

Starring: Macaulay Culkin, Edward Herrmann, John Larroquette

Country: United States

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Little Women

Directed by: Gillian Armstrong

Starring: Susan Sarandon, Winona Ryder, Kirsten Dunst

Country: United States

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Legends of the Fall

Directed by: Edward Zwick

Starring: Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Aidan Quinn

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

The Private Life of Plants

Starring: David Attenborough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Starring: Todd A. Robinson

Country: United States

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Starring: Dean Johnson, Miriam Johnson, Tom Weckwerth

Country: United States

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Marsalis on Music

Starring: David Gelb, Wynton Marsalis, David Arenas Pearlman, Sarabeth Wager

Country: United States

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Night Stand

Written by: Paul Abeyta, Peter Kaikko, Timothy Stack

Starring: Timothy Stack

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 31 December 1994 ?

  • New Year's Eve on the Gregorian Calendar.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Leo Fuchs: Polish / US Yiddish actor (Story of Ruth), dies at 83.
  • Woodrow "Woody" Strode: American rugby player/black cowboy actor (Posse, Cotton Club, Vigilante, Oil), dies.
  • BAM "Bob" Schreiner: airline owner (S Aviation Group), dies at age 79.
  • Leigh Bowery: Australian-born English fashion performance artist (Born 1961).
  • Woody Strode: Actor (Posse, Cotton Club, Vigilante), dies at 80.
  • 1st snowless December in Baltimore Maryland
  • Anti Apartheid Group of the Netherlands (AABN) disbands
  • The Walt Disney Company signs a preliminary agreement to commit up to US$34 million to renovate and lease the New Amsterdam Theater in New York.
  • Thomas J Watson Jr, CEO (IBM), dies of a stroke at age 79.
  • Leo Fuchs, Polish/US Yiddish actor (Story of Ruth), dies at age 83.

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Sport Games on 31 December 1994

American Football
  • Detroit Lions - Green Bay Packers : 12 - 16
  • Kansas City Chiefs - Miami Dolphins : 17 - 27
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Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Airdrie - Dunfermline : 0 - 0
  • Ayr - Hamilton : 1 - 2
  • Barnsley - Wolves : 1 - 3
  • Burnley - Southend : 5 - 1
See all Football game results of 31 December 1994
Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Birmingham - Blackpool : 7 - 1
  • Brentford - Oxford : 2 - 0
  • Bristol Rvs - Chester : 3 - 0
  • Crewe - Leyton Orient : 3 - 0
See all Football game results of 31 December 1994
Division 3
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Chesterfield - Lincoln : 1 - 0
  • Colchester - Hereford : 2 - 2
  • Darlington - Northampton : 4 - 1
  • Gillingham - Carlisle : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of 31 December 1994

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What news were making the headlines those days in December 1994?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.255256
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11217
  • Time: Pope John Paul II. TIME's Man of the Year. Fresco for TIME by Richard Selsnick and Nicholas Kahn.


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


By: Anne Rice


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By: Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns

The acclaimed nationwide best seller and companion volume to Ken Burns’s grand-slam PBS documentary—updated and expanded to coincide with the broadcast of a new, two-part Tenth Inning that lokos back on

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No Ordinary Time

By: Doris Kearns Goodwin

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for History, No Ordinary Time is a monumental work, a brilliantly conceived chronicle of one of the most vibrant and revolutionary periods in the history of

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Dark Rivers Of The Heart

By: Dean Koontz

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Do you dare step through the red door? Spencer Grant had no idea what drew him to the bar with the red door.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Battle Zeque Den

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Beat 'em up action

Publisher: Asmik Ace Entertainment, Inc

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Demolition Man

Platform: Genesis, SNES, Sega CD

Genre: Action Platform

Publisher: Acclaim

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ESPN Speed World

Platform: Super NES Sega Genesis

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Sony Imagesoft

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Dolucky no Puzzle Tour '94

Dolucky no Puzzle Tour '94

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Imagineer


Platform: Super NES, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Role-playing game

Publisher: Nintendo

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