Friday May 04, 1990
US date format: 5/4/1990, UK date format: 4/5/1990
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 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 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 Masquerade by Janet Dailey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Jeeves and Wooster.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Final Zone (FZ Senki Axis -- Japanese title) or Arlington Horse Racing.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 04, 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
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- Angela Bowie reveals that ex husband David slept with Mick Jagger
- 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.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 04, 1990?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Sinead O'Connor - Nothing Compares 2 U
- 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 #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Bell Biv DeVoe - Poison
- Howard Hewett - Show Me
- Johnny Gill - Rub You The Right Way
- Freddie Jackson - All Over You (From "Def By Temptation")
- 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
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 04If May 04, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 4 months, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 13 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?