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Tuesday January 2, 1990

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 2, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Erin Mullally and Garrett Watterson. In that special week of January people in US were listening to Another Day In Paradise by Phil Collins. In UK Hangin' Tough by New Kids On The Block was in the top 5 hits. Internal Affairs, directed by Mike Figgis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while It Was On Fire When I Lay Down On It by Robert Fulghum was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Yawara! A Fashionable Judo Girl. If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Cyber Shinobi or Hatris.
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What the sky looked like on 2 January 1990

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Internal Affairs

Directed by: Mike Figgis

Starring: Richard Gere, Andy Garcia, Nancy Travis, Laurie Metcalf

Country: United States

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Downtown

Directed by: Richard Benjamin

Starring: Anthony Edwards, Forest Whitaker, Penelope Ann Miller, Joe Pantoliano

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Heart Condition

Directed by: James D. Parriott

Starring: Bob Hoskins, Denzel Washington, Chloe Webb, Roger E. Mosley

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Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III

Directed by: Jeff Burr

Starring: Kate Hodge, Ken Foree, R.A. Mihailoff, William Butler

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Crimes and Misdemeanors

Directed by: Woody Allen

Starring: Martin Landau, Woody Allen, Bill Bernstein, Claire Bloom

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TV Series

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

Yawara! A Fashionable Judo Girl

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The Sweet Life

Directed by: Rob Spera

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Mr. Bean

Starring: Rowan Atkinson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Avonlea

Written by: Fiona McHugh

Starring: Zachary Bennett, Lally Cadeau, Mag Ruffman, Cedric Smith

Country: Canada

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 January 1990 ?

Holidays:
  • New Zealand ? Statutory holiday, Second day of New Year.
  • United States - Bonza Bottler Day.
  • Slovenia ? Second day of New Year.
  • Scotland ? Second day of the Hogmanay Bank Holiday.
  • Catholicism and Anglicanism ? Feast day of St. Basil the Great and Gregory Nazianzen.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Sting joins wrestlings 4 Horsemen (Flair, Arn Anderson, Ole Anderson)
  • Alan Hale Jr, American actor (Skipper Jonas Grumby - Gilligan's Island), dies of cancer at age 71 (born 1921).
  • Dow Jones Industrial Average hits record 2,800 (2,810.15).

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 02, 1990 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1990 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Emmanuel - La Chica De Humo
  2. Como Fui A Enamorarme De Ti - Los Bukis
  3. Isabel Pantoja - Se Me Enamora El Alma
  4. Si Me Vas A Olvidar - Roberto Carlos
  5. Daniela Romo - Quiero Amanecer Con Alguien
  6. La Cima Del Cielo - Ricardo Montaner
  7. No Digas No - Ana Gabriel
  8. El Que Mas Te Ha Querido - Dyango
  9. Fuiste Un Trozo De Hielo En La Escarcha - Chayanne
  10. Demasiado Tarde - Marisela

Books

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

It Was On Fire When I Lay Down On It

By: Robert Fulghum

In his first phenomenal best-seller, EVERYTHING I NEED TO KNOW I LEARNED IN KINDERGARTEN, Robert Fulghum reminded readers everywhere of some plain and still-true truths.

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Daddy

By: Danielle Steel

Oliver Watson's world suddenly dissolves around him when Sarah, his wife of eighteen years, returns to Harvard to get her master's degree. Oliver is left on his own, with three children and a freedom he never wanted and doesn't completely ...

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Jimmy Stewart And His Poems

By: Jimmy Stewart

"I'm sure I never said to myself: 'Now, Jim--why don't you sit down and write a poem.' It's still a mystery to me, but I think probably it's something that happened

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The Pillars of the Earth

By: Ken Follett

View our Ken Follett feature page. Learn more about The Pillars of the Earth miniseries on Starz. A departure for the bestselling thriller writer, this historical epic—a twelfth-century tale of the building of a mighty Gothic cathedral—stunned readers and critics ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

The Adventures of Rad Gravity

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Activision

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Hatris

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

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Bullet-Proof Software

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The Cyber Shinobi

Platform: Sega Master System

Genre: Platform, hack and slash

Publisher: Sega

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BatMUD

BatMUD

Platform: Platform independent

Genre: Fantasy MUD

European Soccer Challenge

European Soccer Challenge

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari Lynx, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Software Sorcery

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Dick Tracy

Studio: Touchstone

Format: VHS release, including Roger Rabbit short Roller Coaster Rabbit

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Immediate Family

Format: VHS release

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All Dogs Go to Heaven

Studio: United Artists

Format: VHS release

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Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

Studio: Paramount

Format: VHS release

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Revenge

Format: VHS release

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