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Sunday 5 August 1990

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 5, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include James White and Yui Minami. In that special week of August people in US were listening to Vision Of Love by Mariah Carey. In UK Turtle Power by Partners In Kryme was in the top 5 hits. Flatliners, directed by Joel Schumacher, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while Killing Mister Watson by Peter Matthiessen was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Swamp Thing. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Anarchy or Cutie Suzuki no Ringside Angel.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 5 August 1990

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Flatliners

Directed by: Joel Schumacher

Starring: Kiefer Sutherland, Kevin Bacon, Julia Roberts, William Baldwin

Country: United States

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Air America

Directed by: Roger Spottiswoode

Starring: Mel Gibson, Robert Downey Jr., Nancy Travis, Ken Jenkins

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Young Guns II

Directed by: Geoff Murphy

Starring: Emilio Estevez, Kiefer Sutherland, Lou Diamond Phillips, Christian Slater

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Jeevan Ek Sanghursh

Directed by: Rahul Rawail

Starring: Rakhee Gulzar, Anil Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Anupam Kher

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Presumed Innocent

Directed by: Alan J. Pakula

Starring: Harrison Ford, Raul Julia, Greta Scacchi, Brian Dennehy

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TV Series

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

Swamp Thing

Directed by: Wes Craven

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Wish You Were Here

Directed by: Kieran Darcy-Smith

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Drop the Dead Donkey

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Rugrats

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 August 1990 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Memmius
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
  • St. Afra and her companions
  • Burkina Faso - Independence Day
  • Croatia - Victory Day and National Thanksgiving Day
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Facts:
  • Barb Mucha wins LPGA Boston Five Golf Classic
  • Jim Palmer and Joe Morgan inducted into hall of fame

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 05, 1990 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1990 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Tengo Todo Excepto A Ti - Luis Miguel
  2. El Carino Es Como Una Flor - Rudy La Scala
  3. Gracias A Tu Amor - Lourdes Robles/Luis Enrique
  4. Amnesia - Jose Jose
  5. Daniela Romo - Explorame
  6. Burbujas De Amor - Juan Luis Guerra 440
  7. Te Amo - Rocio Durcal
  8. Me Tienes Que Querer - Yuri
  9. Manos De Seda - Luis Angel
  10. Ana Gabriel - Quien Como Tu

Books

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

Killing Mister Watson

By: Peter Matthiessen

Drawn from fragments of historical fact, Matthiessen's masterpiece brilliantly depicts the fortunes and misfortunes of Edgar J. Watson, a real-life entrepreneur and outlaw who appeared in the lawless Florida Everglades around

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Message From Nam

By: Danielle Steel

As a journalist, Paxton Andrews would experience Vietnam firsthand. We follow her from high school in Savannah to college in Berkeley and then to work in Saigon.For

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Hammerheads

By: Dale Brown

Bestselling author Dale Brown tackles the controversial subject on America's drug war. The U.S. government has created an all-new drug-defense agency--Hammerheades--that will never make the war against drugs the same.

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Coyote Waits

By: Tony Hillerman

The car fire didn't kill Navajo Tribal Policeman Delbert Nez—a bullet did. And the old man in possession of the murder weapon is a whiskey-soaked shaman named Ashie Pinto.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cutie Suzuki no Ringside Angel

Cutie Suzuki no Ringside Angel

Platform: Mega Drive

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Asmik Corporation

Anarchy

Anarchy

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST

Genre: Side-scrolling shooter

Publisher: Psygnosis

The Cliffhanger: Edward Randy

The Cliffhanger: Edward Randy

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Action-adventure game

Publisher: Data East

The Cyber Shinobi

Platform: Sega Master System

Genre: Platform, hack and slash

Publisher: Sega

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Amazing Penguin Osawagase! Penguin Boy

Amazing Penguin Osawagase! Penguin Boy

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Action

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Studio: Fox

Format: VHS re-release, 15th Anniversary Edition

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All Dogs Go to Heaven

Studio: United Artists

Format: VHS release

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My Left Foot

Format: VHS release

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Relentless

Studio: Columbia

Format: VHS release

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Dumbo

Studio: Disney

Format: part of The Classics, VHS re-release

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