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Wednesday December 5, 1990

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 5, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Montee Ball and Ryan McNulty. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Because I Love You (The Postman Song) by Stevie B. In UK Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice was in the top 5 hits. Awakenings, directed by Penny Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while The Shepherd by Joseph F. Girzone was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Coasting. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dragon Crystal or Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 5 December 1990

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Movies

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

Awakenings

Directed by: Penny Marshall

Starring: Robert De Niro, Robin Williams, Julie Kavner, Ruth Nelson

Country: United States

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Mermaids

Directed by: Richard Benjamin

Starring: Cher, Bob Hoskins, Winona Ryder, Michael Schoeffling

Country: United States

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Vincent and Me

Directed by: Michael Rubbo

Starring: Tchéky Karyo, Nina Petronzio, Christopher Forrest, Paul Klerk

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Edward Scissorhands

Directed by: Tim Burton

Starring: Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest, Anthony Michael Hall

Country: United States

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Misery

Directed by: Rob Reiner

Starring: James Caan, Kathy Bates, Richard Farnsworth, Frances Sternhagen

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Coasting

Directed by: Michael P. Noens

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Going Places

Directed by: Aaron Mostow

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Sophie and Virginia

You Take the Kids

A História de Ana Raio e Zé Trovão

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 December 1990 ?

Holidays:
  • Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
  • Day of the Ninja
  • Austria - Krampus
  • Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Blue Jays trade F McGriff and T Fernandez to SD for R Alomar and J Carter
  • Former Noriega aide Luis del Cid pleads guilty
  • Salman Rushdie, author (ordered to death by Iran for blasphemy), appears in public for first time in two years.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on December 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 December 1990 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Es Demasiado Tarde - Ana Gabriel
  2. Abrazame Fuerte - Lourdes Robles
  3. Completamente Enamorados - Chayanne
  4. Entregate - Luis Miguel
  5. Roberto Carlos - Pajaro Herido
  6. Y Se Que Vas A Llorar - Marisela
  7. El Tribunal Del Amor - Braulio
  8. Atrapado - Jose Jose
  9. Corazon Duro - Bronco: El Gigante De America
  10. Renacer - Gloria Estefan

Books

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

The Shepherd

By: Joseph F. Girzone

A conservative bishop becomes a church reformer--to his superiors' dismay--after he meets a man named Joshua, who urges him to unify Christ's divided flock.

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An American Life

By: Ronald Reagan

Ronald Reagan’s autobiography is a work of major historical importance. Here, in his own words, is the story of his life—public and private—told in a book both frank and compellingly readable.

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The Burden Of Proof

By: Scott Turow

Turow's acclaimed second novel, which topped international bestseller lists, is now available in trade paperback. Sandy Stern, the brilliant defense attorney from Presumed Innocent, faces an event so emotionally shattering that

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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 ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Disk NG

Disk NG

Platform: MSX

Publisher: Namco

Dragon Crystal

Dragon Crystal

Platform: Sega Game Gear, Sega Master System

Genre: Roguelike

Publisher: Sega

E-Motion

E-Motion

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

Genre: Strategy, action, puzzle

Publisher: NA Accolade; EU U.S. Gold

Antago

Antago

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Art of Dreams

Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen

Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen

Platform: PlayStation Nintendo DS Android iOS

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Square Enix (2007-present)

Home videos

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

Downtown

Format: VHS release

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RoboCop 2

Studio: Orion

Format: VHS release

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Driving Miss Daisy

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: VHS release

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The Secret of NIMH

Studio: MGM

Format: VHS re-release

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Ernest Goes to Jail

Studio: Touchstone

Format: VHS release

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