Wednesday 5 December 1990
It was Wednesday, 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 Because I Love You (The Postman Song) by Stevie B.
In UK Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice was in the top 5 hits.
The Sheltering Sky, directed by Bernardo Bertolucci, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 December 1990 ?
- Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
- Day of the Ninja
- Austria - Krampus
- Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
- Roman festivals - Faunalia celebrated in honor of Faunus (according to Horace, Odes 3.18)
- Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK - Saint Nicholas Eve (whom Dutch speakers call Sinterklaas, which became in other languages Santa Claus)
Famous Birthdays:05 December
- Steven Shaw: Dies at 25.
- Blue Jays trade F McGriff and T Fernandez to SD for R Alomar and J Carter
- Former Noriega aide Luis del Cid pleads guilty
- Salman Rushdie, author (ordered to death by Iran for blasphemy), appears in public for first time in two years.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1990 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Madonna - Justify My Love
- Stevie B - Because I Love You (The Postman Song)
- Mariah Carey - Love Takes Time
- Whitney Houston - I'm Your Baby Tonight
- Bette Midler - From A Distance
- Deee-Lite - Groove Is In The Heart
- Wilson Phillips - Impulsive
- Poison - Something To Believe In
- DNA - Tom's Diner
- UB40 - The Way You Do The Things You Do
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