Saturday 6 January 1990, Epiphany
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Alice Haefeli and Meghan Sanett.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Another Day In Paradise by Phil Collins.
In UK Hangin' Tough by New Kids On The Block was in the top 5 hits.
Internal Affairs, directed by Mike Figgis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990
while Swan Lake by Mark Helprin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Yawara! A Fashionable Judo Girl.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cyber Core or A Boy and His Blob: Trouble on Blobolonia.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 6 January 1990
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Which were the important events of 6 January 1990 ?
- Epiphany (National Holiday) in Italy
- Christianity (except Eastern and Oriental Orthodox who follow the Julian Calendar) - Epiphany of the Lord (a.k.a. "Twelfth Day of Christmas" and Three Kings Day in some areas).
- In the Irish Calendar- Little Christmas or Nollaig na mBan (Women's Christmas) and/or Twelfth Day.
- Twelfth Night, or The Lord of Misrule
- Rastafari movement - Celebration of the ceremonial birthday of Haile Selassie
- Ancient Latvia - Zvaigznes Diena observed
- Armenian Christmas (except in the Holy Land where it's on January 18th - old calendar)
- Alice Haefeli: American noted family, the first child born to NBC news correspondent Mary Alice Williams and her husband, CNN producer Mark Haefeli.
- Meghan Sanett: YouTube Star.
- New York Lotto pays US$35 million to one winner (numbers are 18-25-26-32-42-44).
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Sport Games on 6 January 1990
- Buffalo Bills - Cleveland Browns : 30 - 34
- Minnesota Vikings - San Francisco 49ers : 13 - 41
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1990 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Phil Collins - Another Day In Paradise
- Janet Jackson - Rhythm Nation
- Linda Ronstadt - Don't Know Much
- Technotronic - Pump Up The Jam
- Taylor Dayne - With Every Beat Of My Heart
- Michael Bolton - How Am I Supposed To Live Without You
- New Kids On The Block - This One's For The Children
- Cher - Just Like Jesse James
- Billy Joel - We Didn't Start The Fire
- Jody Watley - Everything
Top #10 R&B songs
- Babyface - Tender Lover
- Janet Jackson - Rhythm Nation
- Quincy Jones Featuring Ray Charles & Chaka Khan - I'll Be Good To You
- By All Means - Let's Get It On
- The Gap Band - All Of My Love
- Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly - Silky Soul
- Regina Belle - Make It Like It Was
- Tyler Collins - Whatcha Gonna Do?
- Entouch Featuring Keith Sweat - All Nite
- Technotronic Featuring Felly - Pump Up The Jam
Top #10 Latin songs
- Emmanuel - La Chica De Humo
- Como Fui A Enamorarme De Ti - Los Bukis
- Isabel Pantoja - Se Me Enamora El Alma
- Si Me Vas A Olvidar - Roberto Carlos
- Daniela Romo - Quiero Amanecer Con Alguien
- La Cima Del Cielo - Ricardo Montaner
- Ana Gabriel - No Digas No
- El Que Mas Te Ha Querido - Dyango
- Fuiste Un Trozo De Hielo En La Escarcha - Chayanne
- Demasiado Tarde - Marisela
Top #11 songs in the UK
- Vanilla Ice - Ice Ice Baby
- New Kids On The Block - Hangin' Tough
- Jason Donovan - When You Come Back To Me
- Cliff Richard - Saviour's Day
- Kylie Minogue - Tears On My Pillow
- EMF - Unbelievable
- Soul II Soul - Get A Life
- Band Aid II - Do They Know It's Christmas?
- 49ers - Touch Me
- Madonna - Dear Jessie
- The Righteous Brothers - Unchained Melody
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