Sunday January 07, 1990, Orthodox Christmas
US date format: 1/7/1990, UK date format: 7/1/1990
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 7, 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 Liam Aiken and Anabela Belikova.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Another Day In Paradise by Phil Collins.
In UK Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice was in the top 5 hits.
Internal Affairs, directed by Mike Figgis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990
while Foucault'S Pendulum by Umberto Eco 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 Creatures or Test Drive III: The Passion.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 07, 1990?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Raymond of Pe�afort.
- Christmas Day in the Julian calendar. This is the day on which Christmas is celebrated in most Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Churches.
- European traditional - Distaff day: women's traditional work begins again after Epiphany.
- Tower Of Pisa closed to the public after leaning too far
- Lynn Jennings runs world record 5km indoor at 15:22.64.
- The interior of the Leaning Tower of Pisa is closed to the public because of safety concerns.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 07, 1990?
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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 #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
- Soul II Soul - Get A Life
- EMF - Unbelievable
- Band Aid II - Do They Know It's Christmas?
- 49ers - Touch Me
- Madonna - Dear Jessie
- The Righteous Brothers - Unchained Melody
Sport Games on January 07, 1990
- Los Angeles Rams - New York Giants : 19 - 13
- Pittsburgh Steelers - Denver Broncos : 23 - 24
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Days to next January 07If January 07, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 8 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 13 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?