Friday November 02, 1990

US date format: 11/2/1990, UK date format: 2/11/1990

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 2, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kendall Schmidt and Natasha Smirnoff. In that special week of November people in US were listening to Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice. In UK Unchained Melody by The Righteous Brothers was in the top 5 hits. Home Alone, directed by Chris Columbus, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while The Book Of J by Harold Bloom was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Coasting. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Amida (video game) or Castle Master.
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Movies

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Home Alone

Directed by: Chris Columbus

Starring: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern, John Heard

Country: United States of America

Truly Madly Deeply

Directed by: Anthony Minghella

Starring: Juliet Stevenson, Alan Rickman, Jenny Howe, Carolyn Choa

Jacob's Ladder

Directed by: Adrian Lyne

Starring: Tim Robbins, Elizabeth Peña, Danny Aiello, Matt Craven

Country: United States of America

China Cry: A True Story

Directed by: James F. Collier

Starring: Julia Nickson, France Nuyen, James Shigeta, Russell Wong

Mr. & Mrs. Bridge

Directed by: James Ivory

Starring: Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Saundra McClain, Margaret Welsh

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 02, 1990?


    Holidays

  • Catholicism - All Souls Day (unless on a Sunday)
  • Rastafari movement - The coronation of Haile Selassie (1930) celebrated
  • USA - admission day (1889) of North Dakota and South Dakota as 39th and 40th states.
  • Ancient Latvia - Dveselu Diena held
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    Events

  • 1st NBA game at Target Center, Minn Timberwolves beat Mavericks 98-85

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Coasting

Directed by: Michael P. Noens

Going Places

Directed by: Aaron Mostow

Parenthood

Directed by: Ron Howard

The Last Laugh

Directed by: Kenny Young

The Best of... What's Left of... Not Only... But Also

Magazine Covers

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

Books

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

The Book Of J

By: Harold Bloom

J is the title that scholars ascribe to the nameless writer they believe is responsible for the text, written between 950 and 900 BCE, on which Genesis, Exodus and Numbers is

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

Buffalo Girls

By: Larry McMurtry

In a letter to her daughter back East, Martha Jane is not shy about her own importance: "Martha Jane -- better known as Calamity -- is just one of the handful

Surrender The Pink

By: Carrie Fisher

Dinah Kaufman writes scripts for a living, and it fits: her life is full of bad lines. Particularly with men. They are all losers.

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

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Final Countdown

Platform: Amiga

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Demonware Softwarehaus

Captain Comic II: Fractured Reality

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: side-scrollers

Publisher: ComputerEasy

Champions of Krynn

Platform: Amiga, Apple II, C64, MS-DOS

Genre: Role-playing video game, Tactical RPG

Publisher: Strategic Simulations, Inc.

Platform: ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore Amiga, IBM PC, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Role-playing video game, puzzle video game

Publisher: Incentive Software

Amida (video game)

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Coconuts Japan


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