Explore

Sunday 16 September 1990

1990-09-16

It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Release Me by Wilson Phillips. In UK The Joker by The Steve Miller Band was in the top 5 hits. King of New York, directed by Abel Ferrara, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while Four Past Midnight by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Or have a look at the whole 1990.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 16 September 1990 and get them!

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

King of New York

Directed by: Abel Ferrara

Starring: Christopher Walken, David Caruso, Laurence Fishburne

Country: United States

More info

Miller's Crossing

Directed by: Joel Coen

Starring: Gabriel Byrne, Albert Finney, John Turturro

Country: United States

More info

Goodfellas

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

Starring: Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci

Country: United States

More info

State of Grace

Directed by: Phil Joanou

Starring: Sean Penn, Ed Harris, Gary Oldman

Country: United States

More info

Hardware

Directed by: Richard Stanley

Starring: Dylan McDermott, Stacey Travis, John Lynch

Country: United States

More info

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Get a Life

Written by: Chris Elliott, David Mirkin, Adam Resnick

Starring: Chris Elliott, Robin Riker, Elinor Donahue, Bob Elliott

Country: United States

More info

Haywire

Starring: Brad Slaight

Country: United States

A Set of Six

Starring: Tony Bilbow, Rowland Rivron

Country: United Kingdom

More info

Seinfeld

Written by: Larry David, Jerry Seinfeld

Starring: Jerry Seinfeld, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Michael Richards, Jason Alexander

Country: United States

More info

Answers with Bayless Conley

Starring: Bayless Conley, Janet Conley

Country: United States

Find out your future

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 16 September 1990!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 September 1990 ?

Holidays:
  • Mexico - Independence Day (from Spain; proclaimed 1810, recognised 1821, instituted 1825; See Fiestas Patrias)
  • Also see September 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • RC Saints - Saint Cyprian, Pope Cornelius, Saint Ludmila
  • In ancient Greece, the third day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates walked to the sea at Phaleron and purified themselves in the water.
  • Papua New Guinea - Independence Day (from Australia, 1975)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Serri : South Korean singer dancer actress and model (Dal Shabet).
See other famous people born on 16 September
Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • 101 year old Sam Ackerman weds 95 year old Eva in New Rochelle, New York
  • 42nd Emmy Awards: LA Law, Murphy Brown, Peter Falk and Patricia Wettig
  • Dennis Quaid and Meg Ryan wed
  • Patty Sheehan wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic
  • Pirate Radio New York International begins transmissions on WWCR

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee

Click here to Subscribe

Make this date unforgettable

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD cards from 16 September 1990 to enjoy the time of your life

See our collection

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1990?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.31
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Saddam Hussein -- Sep. 10, 1990
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9242

Books

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

The Plains of Passage

By: Jean M. Auel

Jean M. Auel’s enthralling Earth’s Children® series has become a literary phenomenon, beloved by readers around the world. In a brilliant novel as vividly authentic and entertaining as those that came before, Jean M.

More info

Four Past Midnight

By: Stephen King

The Bram Stoker Prize-winner for Best Fiction Collection—four chilling novellas from Stephen King that will “grab you and not let go” (The Washington Post). Now available in paperback from Scribner for the first time.With

More info

The Burden of Proof

By: Scott Turow

Turow's acclaimed second novel, which topped international bestseller lists, is now available in trade paperback. Sandy Stern, the brilliant defense attorney from Presumed Innocent, faces an event so emotionally shattering that no part of his life is left untouched.

More info

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

More info

Remember when

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Alien Brigade

Platform: Atari 7800

Genre: Shooting gallery

Publisher: Atari Corporation

More info
Amida (video game)

Amida (video game)

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Coconuts Japan

Battle Unit Zeoth

Battle Unit Zeoth

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Jaleco Entertainment

Final Fantasy Legend II

Platform: Game Boy, Nintendo DS

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Square (GB) Sunsoft (GB re-release)[1] Square Enix (DS)

More info

Hatris

Platform: NES, Game Boy, arcade, TurboGrafx-16

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Bullet-Proof Software

More info

Tell the world why 16 September 1990 is such a special date for you!