Saturday 13 January 1990
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Liam Hemsworth and Vincenzo Fiorillo.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Another Day In Paradise by Phil Collins.
In UK Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice was in the top 5 hits.
Tremors, directed by Ron Underwood, 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.
On TV people were watching Agatha Christie: Poirot.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Double Hawk or Final Countdown.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 13 January 1990 ?
- In Sweden, Christmas ends on the 20th day, St. Knut's Day. Children celebrate a party throwing out the Christmas tree (julgransplundring).
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- 1st elected US black Governor inaugurated (Douglas Wilder-Virginia)
- The Walt Disney World Swan Hotel opens in Walt Disney World.
- In Maryland, a magnitude 2.6 earthquake occurs, the largest historical earthquake in Maryland.
- L. Douglas Wilder becomes the first elected African American governor as he takes office in Richmond, Virginia.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1990 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Phil Collins - Another Day In Paradise
- Janet Jackson - Rhythm Nation
- Technotronic - Pump Up The Jam
- Michael Bolton - How Am I Supposed To Live Without You
- Linda Ronstadt - Don't Know Much
- Jody Watley - Everything
- New Kids On The Block - This One's For The Children
- Cher - Just Like Jesse James
- Taylor Dayne - With Every Beat Of My Heart
- Lou Gramm - Just Between You And Me
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Vanilla Ice - Ice Ice Baby
- New Kids On The Block - Hangin' Tough
- Cliff Richard - Saviour's Day
- Jason Donovan - When You Come Back To Me
- Kylie Minogue - Tears On My Pillow
- EMF - Unbelievable
- Soul II Soul - Get A Life
- Band Aid II - Do They Know It's Christmas?
- 49ers - Touch Me
- The Righteous Brothers - Unchained Melody
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