Thursday July 05, 1990

US date format: 7/5/1990, UK date format: 5/7/1990

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 5, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Marie-Ange Casta and Sooraj Pancholi. In that special week of July people in US were listening to Step By Step by New Kids On The Block. In UK Sacrifice / Healing Hands by Elton John was in the top 5 hits. Ghost, directed by Jerry Zucker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while Clear And Present Danger by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Jeeves and Wooster. If you liked videogames you were probably playing 4D Sports Tennis or Duck Maze.
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Movies

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Ghost

Directed by: Jerry Zucker

Starring: Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore, Whoopi Goldberg, Tony Goldwyn

Country: United States of America

Flesh Gordon Meets the Cosmic Cheerleaders

Directed by: Howard Ziehm

Starring: Vince Murdocco, Robyn Kelly, Tony Travis, William Dennis Hunt

Days of Thunder

Directed by: Tony Scott

Starring: Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Robert Duvall, Randy Quaid

Country: United States of America

Ghost Dad

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

Starring: Bill Cosby, Kimberly Russell, Denise Nicholas, Ian Bannen

Ghayal

Directed by: Rajkumar Santoshi

Starring: Sunny Deol, Meenakshi Sheshadri, Amrish Puri, Moushumi Chatterjee

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 05, 1990?


    Holidays

  • Isle of Man: Tynwald Day (1266).
  • Venezuela: Independence Day (1811).
  • Algeria: Independence Day (1962).
  • Cape Verde: Independence Day (1975).
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    Events

  • Zina Garrison upsets Steffi Graf in Wimbeldon semi-finals.

    Famous Deaths

  • Mitch Snyder: homeless advocate, commits suicide at...

TV Series

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

Jeeves and Wooster

Starring: Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Northern Exposure

Dream On

The Howard Stern Show

Let's Make a Deal

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1990?

Books

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

Clear And Present Danger

By: Tom Clancy

THIS BOOK IS NOT AUTOGRAPHED!!!! The controversial bestseller from Tom Clancy, the all-time master of the techno-thriller. CIA Deputy Director Jack Ryan joins the war on drugs.

In The Arena

By: Richard Nixon

Former U.S. President Richard Nixon candidly reflects on his career and discusses such topics as the U.S.S.R., Gorbachev, secrecy, Watergate, and more.

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

Family Pictures

By: Sue Miller

A Masterful, Engrossing Novel About The Life Of A Large Family That Is Deeply Bounded By The Stranger In Their Midst -- An Autistic Child

The Golden Orange

By: Joseph Wambaugh

When forty-year-old cop Winnie Farlowe lost his shield, he lost the only protection he had. Ever since, he's been fighting a bad back, fighting the bottle, fighting his conscience.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Devil's Crush

Platform: TurboGrafx-16, Sega Genesis, Virtual Console, PlayStation Network

Genre: video pinball simulation

Publisher: NEC (PC Engine / TurboGrafx-16) Tengen (Genesis) Technosoft (Mega Drive)

Platform: ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore Amiga, IBM PC, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Role-playing video game, puzzle video game

Publisher: Incentive Software

4D Sports Tennis

Platform: DOS

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Mindscape

Duck Maze

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Platform, Puzzle

Publisher: HES Interactive

Platform: NES

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Color Dreams


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