Sunday July 01, 1990

US date format: 7/1/1990, UK date format: 1/7/1990

It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 1, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Florencia Padilla and Alexa San Roman. In that special week of July people in US were listening to Step By Step by New Kids On The Block. In UK Sacrifice / Healing Hands by Elton John was in the top 5 hits. Days of Thunder, directed by Tony Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while An Inconvenient Woman by Dominick Dunne was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Jeeves and Wooster. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crazy Sue or Fatal Labyrinth.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Canada Day (formerly Dominion Day) - national holiday of Canada. Moving Day in the province of QuTbec
  • 1899 - Indiana Jones's birthday.
  • In Bulgaria, there is a tradition called July Morning dating from the hippy period in 1980s and maybe as far back as the 1970s. Young (and not so young) people from all over the country travel (often hitchhike) to the Black Sea coast to meet the first sun rays on the 1st of July. Naturally Uriah Heep's July Morning is the main refrain. Although the tradition is linked to the hippy movement in America, it is still popular in Bulgaria. Strangely, it seems that there is no such tradition in other
  • Surinam Keti Koti (Breaking of Chains) Day of Liberty; On July 1, 1863 slavery was abolished.
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Events

  • 11th US Seniors Golf Open: Lee Trevino
  • 18th du Maurier Golf Classic: Cathy Johnston
  • Despite Andy Hawkins no-hitting White Sox, Yankees lose 4-0
  • FC Swells soccer team forms in Swells
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Movies

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Days of Thunder

Days of Thunder

Directed by: Tony Scott

Starring: Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Robert Duvall, Randy Quaid

Country: United States of America

Ghost Dad

Ghost Dad

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

Starring: Bill Cosby, Kimberly Russell, Denise Nicholas, Ian Bannen

Ghayal

Ghayal

Directed by: Rajkumar Santoshi

Starring: Sunny Deol, Meenakshi Sheshadri, Amrish Puri, Moushumi Chatterjee

A Chinese Ghost Story II

A Chinese Ghost Story II

Directed by: Siu-Tung Ching

Starring: Leslie Cheung, Joey Wang, Michelle Reis, Jacky Cheung

The Architects

The Architects

Directed by: Peter Kahane

Starring: Kurt Naumann, Rita Feldmeier, Uta Eisold, Jürgen Watzke

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TV Series

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Jeeves and Wooster

Jeeves and Wooster

Starring: Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Counterstrike

Counterstrike

Wild & Crazy Kids

Wild & Crazy Kids

Fort Boyard

Fort Boyard

Masterchef

Masterchef

Days to next July 01

If July 01, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 2 months, 29 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 1 day.
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Books

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An Inconvenient Woman by Dominick Dunne

An Inconvenient Woman

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Jules Mendelson is wealthy. Astronomically so. He and his wife lead the kind of charity-giving, art-filled, high-society life for which each has been carefully groomed.

The Search For Modern China by  Jonathan D. Spence

The Search For Modern China

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The leading textbook by the leading scholar. This text, the classic introduction to modern China for students and general readers, emerged from Spence’s highly successful introductory course at Yale, in which

Means Of Ascent by Robert A. Caro

Means Of Ascent

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Robert A. Caro's life of Lyndon Johnson, which began with the greatly acclaimed The Path to Power, also winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award, continues -- one of the

Parting With Illusions by Vladimir  Pozner

Parting With Illusions

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Now in paperback--leading Soviet commentator Vladimir Pozner's bestselling book of personal memoir and political observation. Aside from Gorbachev, Pozner is the most widely known Russian personality in America, and he earns

Men At Work by George F. Will

Men At Work

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In his classic tribute to America's pastime—now with a new introduction—political commentator, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, and lifelong sports enthusiast George F.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Crazy Sue

Crazy Sue

Platform: Amiga, Commodore 64, Atari ST, PC

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: cover disk of Amiga Fun magazine by MC Publications (UK)

Fatal Labyrinth

Fatal Labyrinth

Platform: Sega Mega Drive Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Sega

Final Zone (FZ Senki Axis -- Japanese title)

Final Zone (FZ Senki Axis -- Japanese title)

Platform: Sega Genesis, Sharp X68000

Genre: Isometric scrolling shooter

Publisher: Wolf Team Renovation Products (US Genesis), Telenet Japan (Japan Mega Drive)

Cyber Knight

Cyber Knight

Platform: Super Famicom,[2] PC Engine

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Tonkin House

Earth Shaker

Earth Shaker

Platform: ZX Spectrum 48k

Genre: Maze game

Publisher: Your Sinclair

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on July 01, 1990?

On July 01, 1990 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is July 01, 1990?

On July 01, 1990 the zodiac sign was Cancer.

Who was the US President on July 01, 1990?

On July 01, 1990 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 01, 1990?

On July 01, 1990 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 01, 1990?

On July 01, 1990 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on July 01, 1990?

On July 01, 1990 several famous people were born including, Florencia Padilla, Ashdubh , Alexa San Roman.

Which famous people died on July 01, 1990?

Famous people died on July 01, 1990 include, Anna Palk, Jurriaan Schrofer.

What was the number one song in July 01, 1990?

The number one song in the week of July 01, 1990 was Step By Step by New Kids On The Block in US and Sacrifice / Healing Hands by Elton John in UK.

What were the top hits on July 01, 1990?

The top hits on July 01, 1990 were Step By Step by New Kids On The Block, It Must Have Been Love by Roxette, Poison by Bell Biv DeVoe in US and Sacrifice / Healing Hands by Elton John, Mona by Craig McLachlan & Check 1-2, Nessun Dorma by Luciano Pavarotti in UK.


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