Monday February 05, 1990
US date format: 2/5/1990, UK date format: 5/2/1990
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 5, 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 Anastasia Corlouër and Jordan Rhodes.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Opposites Attract by Paula Abdul.
In UK Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor was in the top 5 hits.
Nightbreed, directed by Clive Barker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990
while All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten by Robert Fulghum was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Aerolina.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dizzy Panic! or Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon and the Blade of Light.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 05, 1990?
- Kashmir Day observes as public holiday in Pakistan.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agatha of Sicily, patron saint of firework makers and glass blowers.
- Saint Bertolf
- Notre Dame becomes first team to sell its game to a major network (NBC).
- The Communist Party of the Soviet Union votes to end its monopoly of power, clearing the way for multiparty elections.
- In the Tajik Soviet Socialist Republic, rioting breaks out against the settlement of Armenian refugees there.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 05, 1990?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paula Abdul - Opposites Attract
- Seduction - Two To Make It Right
- Rod Stewart - Downtown Train
- Aerosmith - Janie's Got A Gun
- Michael Bolton - How Am I Supposed To Live Without You
- Chicago - What Kind Of Man Would I Be?
- Roxette - Dangerous
- Skid Row - I Remember You
- Janet Jackson - Escapade
- Milli Vanilli - All Or Nothing
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Skyy - Real Love
- Regina Belle - Make It Like It Was
- Michel'le - No More Lies
- Ruby Turner - It's Gonna Be Alright
- Prince Featuring Kim Basinger - Scandalous!
- Good Girls - Your Sweetness
- Sybil - Walk On By
- Michael Cooper - Should Have Been You
- Surface - Can We Spend Some Time
- Paula Abdul (Duet With The Wild Pair) - Opposites Attract
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 05If February 05, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 7 months, 16 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 15 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?