Thursday 23 August 1990
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Trixie Mattel and Seth Curry.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Vision Of Love by Mariah Carey.
In UK Turtle Power by Partners In Kryme was in the top 5 hits.
The Witches, directed by Nicolas Roeg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990
while The Burden Of Proof by Scott Turow was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Let the Blood Run Free.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Atomic Punk or Spider-Man & Captain America in Dr. Doom's Revenge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 23 August 1990 ?
- Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
- Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
- Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
- RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
- Roman festivals - Vulcanalia
Famous Birthdays:23 August
- David Rose: London, England -- Orchestra leader (Red Skelton Show, Stripper).
- East and West Germany announced that they would unite on October 3
- US begins call up of 46,000 reservists to the Persian Gulf
- Armenia declares its independence from the Soviet Union.
- West Germany and East Germany announce that they will unite on October 3.
- Saddam Hussein appears on Iraqi state television with a number of Western ''guests'' (actually hostages) to try to prevent the Gulf War.
- Northern Ireland writer Brian Keenan is released from Lebanon after being held hostage for nearly 5 years.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1990 ?
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