Thursday April 05, 1990

US date format: 4/5/1990, UK date format: 5/4/1990

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 5, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Haruma Miura and Cameron Quiseng. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Love Will Lead You Back by Taylor Dayne. In UK Vogue by Madonna was in the top 5 hits. Rear Window, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while The Bad Place by Dean R. Koontz was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Gossip. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arrow Flash or Coloris.
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Rear Window

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: James Stewart, Grace Kelly, Wendell Corey, Thelma Ritter

Country: United States of America

The Juniper Tree

Directed by: Nietzchka Keene

Starring: Björk, Bryndis Petra Bragadóttir, Valdimar Örn Flygenring, Guðrún Gísladóttir

Il y a des jours... et des lunes

Directed by: Claude Lelouch

Starring: Gérard Lanvin, Patrick Chesnais, Annie Girardot, Marie-Sophie L.

Mister Frost

Directed by: Philippe Setbon

Starring: Jeff Goldblum, Kathy Baker, Alan Bates, Jean-Pierre Cassel

Vital Signs

Directed by: Marisa Silver

Starring: Adrian Pasdar, Diane Lane, Jack Gwaltney, Laura San Giacomo

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 05, 1990?


    Holidays

  • Saint Geeraard
  • The last day of the tax year in the United Kingdom.
  • Blessed Kreszentia Hoess
  • Saint Vincent Ferrer
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    Events

  • Paul Newman wins a court victory over Julius Gold, to keep giving all profits from Newman foods to charity
  • New York Rangers beat New York Islanders 2-1 in first game of preliminaries.
  • John Stockton reaches 1000-assist mark for NBA record three years in a row.

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in those months ?

Gossip

Directed by: Davis Guggenheim

Opportunity Knocks

Directed by: Donald Petrie

Flashback

Directed by: Franco Amurri

Aerolina

Hotel Paradies

Magazine Covers

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Books

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

The Bad Place

By: Dean R. Koontz

The Bad Place

London Fields

By: Martin Amis

London Fields is Amis's murder story for the end of the millennium. The murderee is Nicola Six, a "black hole" of sex and self-loathing intent on orchestrating her own extinction.

The Scions Of Shannara

By: Terry Brooks

BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Terry Brooks's The Measure of the Magic.Since the death of Allanon, life in the Four Lands has drastially changed.

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 …

A Brief History Of Time

By: Stephen W. Hawking

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

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Castle of Deceit

Platform: NES

Genre: 2D action platformer

Publisher: Bunch Games

Arrow Flash

Platform: Sega Genesis

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: JP Sega; NA Renovation Products; EU Sega

Bubble Dizzy

Platform: Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Amiga, Atari ST, DOS

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Codemasters

Circuit's Edge

Platform: DOS

Genre: Interactive fiction/role-playing game

Publisher: Infocom

Coloris

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Avesoft


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