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Friday October 5, 1990

It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 5, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Lais Ribeiro and Federico Delbonis. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Close To You by Maxi Priest. In UK Show Me Heaven by Maria McKee was in the top 5 hits. Mr. Destiny, directed by James Orr, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while The Women In His Life by Barbara Taylor Bradford was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Going Places. If you liked videogames you were probably playing American Horseshoes or Dizzy Panic!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 5 October 1990

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Movies

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

Mr. Destiny

Directed by: James Orr

Starring: Jim Belushi, Linda Hamilton, Michael Caine, Jon Lovitz

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Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael

Directed by: Jim Abrahams

Starring: Winona Ryder, Jeff Daniels, Laila Robins, Thomas Wilson Brown

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She-Wolf of London

Directed by: Jean Yarbrough

Starring: Don Porter, June Lockhart, Sara Haden, Jan Wiley

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The Hairdresser's Husband

Directed by: Patrice Leconte

Starring: Jean Rochefort, Anna Galiena, Roland Bertin, Maurice Chevit

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Desperate Hours

Directed by: Michael Cimino

Starring: Mickey Rourke, Anthony Hopkins, Mimi Rogers, Lindsay Crouse

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TV Series

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

Going Places

Directed by: Aaron Mostow

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Parenthood

Directed by: Ron Howard

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The Last Laugh

Directed by: Kenny Young

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Swamp Thing

Directed by: Wes Craven

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Wish You Were Here

Directed by: Kieran Darcy-Smith

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 October 1990 ?

Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Meir Kahane: American-Israeli rabbi and activist founded the Jewish Defense League (d. 1990).
Facts:
  • Cincinnati jury acquits art gallery of obscenity (Mapplethorpe photos).
  • After one hundred and fifty years The Herald broadsheet newspaper in Melbourne, Australia, is published for the last time as a separate newspaper.
  • Disney re-releases the film Fantasia to theaters, based on a two-year restoration from original film negatives, with the original soundtrack.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 05, 1990 - Geocentric view

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Books

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

The Women In His Life

By: Barbara Taylor Bradford

Billionaire tycoon and corporate robber baron Maximillian West is a man surrounded by myth. Blessed with devastating charm and charisma, he strikes fear into the heart of business leaders—and no woman

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September

By: Rosamunde Pilcher

A place you will never forgetRosamunde Pilcher's Scotland...where the fields flourish with greenery, the bills bloom with purple, and the lochs glitter with the bright blue of the sky.A

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Friday Night Lights

By: H. G. Bissinger

The 25th anniversary edition of the #1 New York Times bestseller and Sports Illustrated’s best football book of all time, with a new afterword by the authorReturn once again to the

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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 ?

Aurail

Aurail

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Shooter game First-person shooter

Publisher: Sega

Bad Blood

Bad Blood

Platform: DOS, Commodore 64

Genre: Action RPG

Publisher: Origin Systems

Die Hard

Die Hard

Platform: Commodore 64, NES, MS-DOS, mobile

Genre: Side-scrolling

Publisher: Activision

Dizzy Panic!

Dizzy Panic!

Platform: Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Sega Master System, Sega Game Gear

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Codemasters

American Horseshoes

American Horseshoes

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Taito

Home videos

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

RoboCop 2

Studio: Orion

Format: VHS release

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Heart Condition

Format: VHS release

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An Innocent Man

Studio: Touchstone

Format: VHS release

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Honey, I Shrunk the Kids

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS release, including

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Prancer

Format: VHS release

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