Friday 26 January 1990
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to How Am I Supposed To Live Without You by Michael Bolton.
In UK Hangin' Tough by New Kids On The Block was in the top 5 hits.
Cinema Paradiso, directed by Giuseppe Tornatore, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990
while Straight by Dick Francis was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 26 January 1990 ?
- Roman Empire - third day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra.
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Timothy and Titus
- Saint Paula
- Saint Alberic
- Margaret of Hungary
- International Holocaust Remembrance Day
- Uganda - Liberation Day.
- India - Republic Day - One of only three state holidays in India, celebrated with pomp and a military parade in New Delhi.
- International Customs Day.
- Australia - Australia Day.
- Christopher Massey: American actor.
- Sergio Perez: Mexican racing driver.
- Nina Zander: German tennis player.
- Annular eclipse visible over Antarctica and South Atlantic.
- Boston Red Sox hires Elaine Weddington as assistant general manager (highest-ranking black female in a major-league front office).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1990 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paula Abdul - Opposites Attract
- Michael Bolton - How Am I Supposed To Live Without You
- Technotronic - Pump Up The Jam
- Seduction - Two To Make It Right
- Rod Stewart - Downtown Train
- Jody Watley - Everything
- Lou Gramm - Just Between You And Me
- Skid Row - I Remember You
- Tom Petty - Free Fallin'
- Phil Collins - Another Day In Paradise
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 26 January 1990 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?