Thursday January 04, 1990

US date format: 1/4/1990, UK date format: 4/1/1990

It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on January 4, 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 Toni Kroos and Zoe Voss. 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 Conflict: Middle East Political Simulator or Fatal Labyrinth.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Spaghetti Day
  • Ogoni Day
  • The eleventh night and tenth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
  • Feast day of St Elizabeth Ann Seton

Events

  • Two trains collide in Sangi, Pakistan, killing between 200 and 300 people and injuring an estimated 700 others.

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Movies

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Internal Affairs

Internal Affairs

Directed by: Mike Figgis

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

Country: United States of America

Downtown

Downtown

Directed by: Richard Benjamin

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

Heart Condition

Heart Condition

Directed by: James D. Parriott

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

Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III

Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III

Directed by: Jeff Burr

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

Crimes and Misdemeanors

Crimes and Misdemeanors

Directed by: Woody Allen

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

TV Series

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The Simpsons

The Simpsons

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Starring: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

Country: United States of America

Mr. Bean

Mr. Bean

Starring: Rowan Atkinson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Yawara! A Fashionable Judo Girl

Yawara! A Fashionable Judo Girl

The Sweet Life

The Sweet Life

Directed by: Rob Spera

Avonlea

Avonlea

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

Country: Canada

How old am I?

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Foucault'S Pendulum by Umberto Eco

Foucault'S Pendulum

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Bored with their work, three Milanese editors cook up "the Plan," a hoax that connects the medieval Knights Templar with other occult groups from ancient to modern times.

A Brief History Of Time by Stephen W. Hawking

A Brief History Of Time

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Stephen Hawking has earned a reputation as the most brilliant theoretical physicist since Einstein. In this landmark volume, Professor Hawking shares his blazing intellect with nonscientists everywhere, guiding us expertly to

Clear And Present Danger by Tom Clancy

Clear And Present Danger

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THIS BOOK IS NOT AUTOGRAPHED!!!! The controversial bestseller from Tom Clancy, the all-time master of the techno-thriller. CIA Deputy Director Jack Ryan joins the war on drugs.

My Turn by Nancy Reagan with William Novak

My Turn

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In these memoirs, Nancy Reagan talks about her role in the Reagan administration, the assassination attempt, their bouts with cancer, their family disagreements and personal betrayals over eight years in the White House.

Four Past Midnight by Stephen King

Four Past Midnight

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The #1 New York Times bestseller—four chilling novellas from Stephen King that will “grab you and not let go” (The Washington Post).One Past Midnight: “The Langoliers” takes a red-eye flight from Los Angeles to Boston into a most unfriendly sky.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Conflict: Middle East Political Simulator

Conflict: Middle East Political Simulator

Platform: MS-DOS, Atari ST, Amiga

Genre: Government simulation game

Publisher: Virgin Interactive

Fatal Labyrinth

Fatal Labyrinth

Platform: Sega Mega Drive Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Sega

Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers: The Adventures in Nimnul's Castle

Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers: The Adventures in Nimnul's Castle

Platform: DOS

Genre: Action

Publisher: Disney Computer Software Hi Tech Expressions

European Soccer Challenge

European Soccer Challenge

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

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Software Sorcery

Lost Crystal

Lost Crystal

Platform: Apple Macintosh

Genre: Adventure game

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 04, 1990?

On January 04, 1990 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is January 04, 1990?

On January 04, 1990 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 04, 1990?

On January 04, 1990 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 04, 1990?

On January 04, 1990 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 04, 1990?

On January 04, 1990 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 04, 1990?

On January 04, 1990 several famous people were born including, Toni Kroos, Zoe Voss, Melissa Long.

Which famous people died on January 04, 1990?

Famous people died on January 04, 1990 include, Robert F Adams, Alberto Lleras Camargo, Sir Henry Bolte.

What was the number one song in January 04, 1990?

The number one song in the week of January 04, 1990 was Another Day In Paradise by Phil Collins in US and Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice in UK.

What were the top hits on January 04, 1990?

The top hits on January 04, 1990 were Another Day In Paradise by Phil Collins, Rhythm Nation by Janet Jackson, Don't Know Much by Linda Ronstadt in US and Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice, Hangin' Tough by New Kids On The Block, When You Come Back To Me by Jason Donovan in UK.