Wednesday January 03, 1990
US date format: 1/3/1990, UK date format: 3/1/1990
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 3, 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 Rosie Fortescue and Yoichiro Kakitani.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Another Day In Paradise by Phil Collins.
In UK Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice was in the top 5 hits.
Internal Affairs, directed by Mike Figgis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990
while Foucault'S Pendulum by Umberto Eco 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 Adventures in the Magic Kingdom or Dragon's Gate.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 03, 1990?
- The tenth night and ninth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- The Festival of Sleep Day
- In astronomy the best date to view the Quadrantids meteor shower.
- Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Pax
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- Former leader of Panama Manuel Noriega surrenders to American forces.
- Panam�'s leader General Manuel Noriega surrenders to US military troops to face charges of drug trafficking.
- United States invasion of Panama: General Manuel Noriega, the deposed quotstrongman of Panamaquot, surrenders to American forces.
- Arthur Gold: American pianist (Born 1917).
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 03, 1990?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Phil Collins - Another Day In Paradise
- Janet Jackson - Rhythm Nation
- Linda Ronstadt - Don't Know Much
- Technotronic - Pump Up The Jam
- Taylor Dayne - With Every Beat Of My Heart
- Michael Bolton - How Am I Supposed To Live Without You
- New Kids On The Block - This One's For The Children
- Cher - Just Like Jesse James
- Billy Joel - We Didn't Start The Fire
- Jody Watley - Everything
Top #11 songs in the UK
- Vanilla Ice - Ice Ice Baby
- New Kids On The Block - Hangin' Tough
- Jason Donovan - When You Come Back To Me
- Cliff Richard - Saviour's Day
- Kylie Minogue - Tears On My Pillow
- Soul II Soul - Get A Life
- EMF - Unbelievable
- Band Aid II - Do They Know It's Christmas?
- 49ers - Touch Me
- Madonna - Dear Jessie
- The Righteous Brothers - Unchained Melody
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 03If January 03, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 8 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 9 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?