Sunday 2 December 1990
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to I'm Your Baby Tonight by Whitney Houston.
In UK Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice was in the top 5 hits.
Edward Scissorhands, directed by Tim Burton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990
while The Plains Of Passage by Jean M. Auel was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 2 December 1990 ?
- Laos - National Day
- United Arab Emirates - National Day (independence from Britain, 1971)
- R.C. Saints - St Bibiana
- Janina Manipol: Model.
- Auburn : R&B Singer.
- Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu: Ghanaian footballer.
- Jamille Matt: Jamaican footballer.
- Gastón Ramírez: Uruguayan footballer.
- Fausto Rossi: Italian footballer
- Hikaru Yaotome: Japanese singer-songwriter and actor (Hey! Say! JUMP and Ya-ya-yah)
- 1st parlimentary election in newly reunified Germany
- 1st time 12 people in space
- Beth Daniel / Davis Love wins LPGA J C Penney Golf Classic
- US 69th manned space mission STS 35 (Columbia 11) launches into orbit
- Aaron Copland, American composer (Fanfare for the Common Man), dies at age 90 (born 1900).
- 79th Davis Cup: USA beats Australia in Saint Petersburg (3-2).
- The German federal election, the first election held since German reunification is won by Helmut Kohl, who becomes Chancellor of Germany.
- At Detroit Metropolitan Airport, Northwest Airlines Flight 1482 (a McDonnell Douglas DC-9) collides with Northwest Airlines Flight 299 (a Boeing 727) on the runway, killing 8 passengers and 4 crewmembers on Flight 1482.
- Mary Robinson begins her term as President of Ireland, becoming the first female to hold this office.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1990 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Whitney Houston - I'm Your Baby Tonight
- Mariah Carey - Love Takes Time
- Stevie B - Because I Love You (The Postman Song)
- Deee-Lite - Groove Is In The Heart
- Bette Midler - From A Distance
- Poison - Something To Believe In
- Alias - More Than Words Can Say
- UB40 - The Way You Do The Things You Do
- Wilson Phillips - Impulsive
- Tony! Toni! Tone! - Feels Good
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