Wednesday August 8, 1990

US date format: 8/8/1990, UK date format: 8/8/1990

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 8, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Oti Mabuse and Modernwarnegro . In that special week of August people in US were listening to Vision Of Love by Mariah Carey. In UK Turtle Power by Partners In Kryme was in the top 5 hits. Flatliners, directed by Joel Schumacher, 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 The Last Laugh. If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Bugs Bunny Birthday Blowout or Conquest of the Crystal Palace.
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Movies

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

Flatliners

Directed by: Joel Schumacher

Starring: Kiefer Sutherland, Kevin Bacon, Julia Roberts, William Baldwin

Country: United States of America

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Air America

Directed by: Roger Spottiswoode

Starring: Mel Gibson, Robert Downey Jr., Nancy Travis, Ken Jenkins

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Young Guns II

Directed by: Geoff Murphy

Starring: Emilio Estevez, Kiefer Sutherland, Lou Diamond Phillips, Christian Slater

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Jeevan Ek Sanghursh

Directed by: Rahul Rawail

Starring: Rakhee Gulzar, Anil Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Anupam Kher

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Presumed Innocent

Directed by: Alan J. Pakula

Starring: Harrison Ford, Raul Julia, Greta Scacchi, Brian Dennehy

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TV Series

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

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 8 August 1990 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
  • Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
  • Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
  • St. Hormisdas
  • St. Smaragdus (and companions)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Iraq annexes Kuwait as its 19th province
  • Pete Rose begins 5-ms prison term at Marion (IL) Federal prison camp
  • Baltimore Orioles pull their 10th triple play (1-6-3 versus Oakland Athletics).
  • Carlton Fisk ties Johnny Bench hitting 327 home runs as a catcher.
  • Iraq occupies Kuwait and the state is annexed to Iraq. This would lead to the Gulf War shortly afterward.

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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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Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton

By: Edward Rice

Thirty-four illustrative plates in two sections--some are quite unique, with a Tantric initiate; India in Burton's period; Burton in turban and robes; one rare photo taken before the tragic year of

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An Inconvenient Woman

By: Dominick Dunne

Jules Mendelson is wealthy. Astronomically so. He and his wife lead the kind of charity-giving, art-filled, high-society life for which each has been carefully groomed.

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Coyote Waits

By: Tony Hillerman

The car fire didn't kill Navajo Tribal Policeman Delbert Nez—a bullet did. And the old man in possession of the murder weapon is a whiskey-soaked shaman named Ashie Pinto.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bakushō! Star Monomane Shitennō

Bakushō! Star Monomane Shitennō

Platform: Family Computer

Genre: Board game

Publisher: Pack-In-Video

Conquest of the Crystal Palace

Conquest of the Crystal Palace

Platform: NES

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Asmik Corporation of America (J:COM)

The Bugs Bunny Birthday Blowout

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Side-scrolling adventure

Publisher: Kemco-Seika

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Dirty Harry

Dirty Harry

Platform: NES

Genre: Action

Publisher: Mindscape

Assault City

Assault City

Platform: Sega Master System

Genre: Rail shooter

Publisher: Sega

Home videos

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

Uncle Buck

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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Licence to Kill

Studio: United Artists

Format: VHS release, distributed by

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Cadillac Man

Format: VHS release

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The Phantom of the Opera

Studio: Columbia

Format: VHS release

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House Party

Studio: New Line

Format: VHS release, distributed by

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