Tuesday December 04, 1990

US date format: 12/4/1990, UK date format: 4/12/1990

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 4, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Skye Stracke and Cash Nasty. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Because I Love You (The Postman Song) by Stevie B. In UK Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice was in the top 5 hits. Awakenings, directed by Penny Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while Oh, the Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Coasting. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Final Fantasy Legend II or Elemental Master.
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Awakenings

Directed by: Penny Marshall

Starring: Robert De Niro, Robin Williams, Julie Kavner, Ruth Nelson

Country: United States of America

Mermaids

Directed by: Richard Benjamin

Starring: Cher, Bob Hoskins, Winona Ryder, Michael Schoeffling

Country: United States of America

Vincent and Me

Directed by: Michael Rubbo

Starring: Tchéky Karyo, Nina Petronzio, Christopher Forrest, Paul Klerk

Edward Scissorhands

Directed by: Tim Burton

Starring: Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest, Anthony Michael Hall

Country: United States of America

Misery

Directed by: Rob Reiner

Starring: James Caan, Kathy Bates, Richard Farnsworth, Frances Sternhagen

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 04, 1990?


    Holidays

  • Roman festivals - secret ceremonies in honor of Bona Dea
  • R.C. Saints - Saint John of Damascus: optional memorial; also Saint Barbara
  • Santerfa, Lukumf - Day of Shango
  • International Hug Day. See Also: January 21st, National Hugging Day
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    Events

  • Due to Persian Gulf crisis gas hits $1.60 per gallon price in New York City, New York.

    Famous Deaths

  • Edward Binns: US actor (Twelve Angry Men), dies of...

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

Sophie and Virginia

You Take the Kids

A História de Ana Raio e Zé Trovão

Magazine Covers

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

Books

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

Oh, the Places You'll Go!

By: Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss’s wonderfully wise Oh, the Places You’ll Go! is the perfect send-off for grads—from nursery school, high school, college, and beyond! From soaring to high heights and seeing great sights to being left in a Lurch on a prickle-ly …

The Stand

By: Stephen King

Stephen King’s apocalyptic vision of a world blasted by plague and tangled in an elemental struggle between good and evil remains as riveting and eerily plausible as when it was first published. A

By Way Of Deception

By: Victor Ostrovsky and Claire Hoy

The # 1 New York Times best seller the Israeli foreign intelligence agency The Mossad tried to ban. The making of a Mossad officer is the true story of an officer

Jurassic Park

By: Michael Crichton

From the author of Timeline, Sphere, and Congo, this is the classic thriller of science run amok that took the world by storm. #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “Wonderful .

The Witching Hour

By: Anne Rice

Demonstrating once again her gift for spellbinding stoyrtelling, Anne Rice makes real a family of witches--a family given to poetry and incest, to murder and philsophy, a family that is itself haunted by a powerful, dangerous and seductive being."Unfolds

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

CarVup

Platform: Commodore Amiga, Atari ST

Genre: Platform, puzzle

Publisher: Core Design

Elemental Master

Platform: Sega Mega Drive/Genesis

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Countdown

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Access Software

Final Fantasy Legend II

Platform: Game Boy, Nintendo DS

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Square (GB) Sunsoft (GB re-release)[1] Square Enix (DS)

Atomix

Platform: MS-DOS, Amiga, Commodore 64, Atari ST

Genre: Tile-based transport puzzle

Publisher: Thalion Software


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