Friday May 4, 1990
This day in 30 sec.
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 4, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ignacio Camacho and Andrea Torres.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor.
In UK Killer by Adamski was in the top 5 hits.
Far Out Man, directed by Tommy Chong, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990
while What I Saw At The Revolution by Peggy Noonan was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Jeeves and Wooster.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Captain Skyhawk or Cybergenic Ranger: Secret of the Seventh Planet.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 4 May 1990
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Which were the important events of 4 May 1990 ?
- Star Wars day, "May the 4th be with you" pun on "May the force be with you"
- Republic of China - Literary Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- International Firefighters' Day.
- Saint Ladislaus of Gielnow
- People's Republic of China - Youth Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- Blessed Catherine of Park
- Saint Judas Cyriacus
- Saint Florian
- Saint Godehard
- Saint Monica of Hippo (d. 387)
- Saint Ethelred
- Saint Silvianus
- Saint Titianus
- Saint Willerik
- Saint John Houghton, Saint Robert Lawrence, Saint Augustine Webster, Saint Richard Reynolds, and Saint John Hale; all put to death in 1535.
- Saint Malou
- The Netherlands - Remembrance of the Dead.
- Ignacio Camacho
- Andrea Torres
- Sawyer Hartman: YouTube Star.
- Elliott Gruenberg: Guitarist.
- Matthias Cuntz: German footballer.
- Irina Falconi: American tennis player.
- Danny Wilkin: Bassist.
- Gabriel Barreto: American noted family, the son of actress Amy Irving and her husband, Brazilian film director Bruno Barreto.
- Angela Bowie reveals that ex husband David slept with Mick Jagger
- Oriole Gregg Olson sets relief pitcher rec of 41 cons scoreless inns
- Pakistan beats Australia by 36 runs to win Austral-Asia Cup, Sharjah.
- Latvia proclaims the renewal of its independence after the Soviet occupation.
- Cold War: Latvia declares independence from the Soviet Union.
- May 6–13 – Pope John Paul II visits Mexico.
- Cold War: Estonia restores the formal name of the country, the Republic of Estonia, as well as the state emblems (the coat of arms, the flag and the anthem).
- Rafael Ángel Calderón Fournier assumes office as President of Costa Rica.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1990 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Nothing Compares 2 U - Sinead O'Connor
- Calloway - I Wanna Be Rich
- Michael Bolton - How Can We Be Lovers
- Madonna - Vogue
- Heart - All I Wanna Do Is Make Love To You
- Jane Child - Don't Wanna Fall In Love
- Babyface - Whip Appeal
- Lisa Stansfield - All Around The World
- Aerosmith - What It Takes
- Janet Jackson - Alright
Top #10 R&B songs
- Bell Biv DeVoe - Poison
- Howard Hewett - Show Me
- Johnny Gill - Rub You The Right Way
- All Over You (From "Def By Temptation") - Freddie Jackson
- Regina Belle - What Goes Around
- After 7 - Ready Or Not
- En Vogue - Hold On
- Tyler Collins - Girls Nite Out
- Soul II Soul - Get A Life
- Digital Underground - The Humpty Dance
Top #10 Latin songs
- Ana Gabriel - Quien Como Tu
- Abre Las Ventanas Al Amor - Roberto Carlos
- Ni Tu Ni Ella - Alvaro Torres
- Gipsy Kings - Volare
- Flor Dormida - Luis Angel
- Me Va A Extranar - Ricardo Montaner
- Kaoma - Dancando Lambada
- El Carino Es Como Una Flor - Rudy La Scala
- Corazon A La Deriva - Lucerito
- Daniela Romo - Quiero Amanecer Con Alguien
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