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Monday 8 January 1990

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Blair Walsh and Hassan Adhuham. 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 The Plains of Passage by Jean M. Auel was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Daddy Long-legs. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cadaver or Destination Earthstar.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

Yellowthread Street

Starring: Ray Lonnen, Doreen Chan, Bruce Payne, Robert Taylor

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Secret Cabaret

Starring: Sarah Cresswell, Simon Drake, Anthony Georghiou, Juliette Hardy

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Stolen

Starring: Cheryl Prime, Art Malik, Mary Maddox, Dean Ashraf

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

T-Bag and the Pearls of Wisdom

Starring: Georgina Hale, John Hasler, Kellie Bright

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Merrie Melodies: Starring Bugs Bunny and Friends

Starring: Mel Blanc, Arthur Q. Bryan, June Foray, Daws Butler

Country: United States

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Internal Affairs

Directed by: Mike Figgis

Starring: Richard Gere, Andy Garcia, Laurie Metcalf

Country: United States

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Always

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Richard Dreyfuss, Holly Hunter, Brad Johnson

Country: United States

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Born on the Fourth of July

Directed by: Oliver Stone

Starring: Tom Cruise, Raymond J. Barry, Caroline Kava

Country: United States

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Tango & Cash

Directed by: Andrei Konchalovsky

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Kurt Russell, Teri Hatcher

Country: United States

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The Wizard

Directed by: Todd Holland

Starring: Fred Savage, Luke Edwards, Jenny Lewis

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 January 1990 ?

Holidays:
  • Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Rumania and Panama. Photo Credit: Vladimir Sichov-SIPA Press.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9206
  • Life: Year In Pictures

Books

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

The Burden of Proof

By: Scott Turow

Turow's acclaimed second novel, which topped international bestseller lists, is now available in trade paperback. Sandy Stern, the brilliant defense attorney from Presumed Innocent, faces an event so emotionally shattering that no part of his life is left untouched.

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The Plains of Passage

By: Jean M. Auel

Jean M. Auel’s enthralling Earth’s Children® series has become a literary phenomenon, beloved by readers around the world. In a brilliant novel as vividly authentic and entertaining as those that came before, Jean M.

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Four Past Midnight

By: Stephen King

The #1 New York Times bestseller—four chilling novellas from Stephen King that will “grab you and not let go” (The Washington Post).One Past Midnight: “The Langoliers” takes a red-eye flight from Los Angeles to Boston into a most unfriendly sky.

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Memories of Midnight

By: Sidney Sheldon

In THE OTHER SIDE OF MIDNIGHT, they played the ultimate game of love, lust, and death.Now, in MEMORIES OF MIDNIGHT, the survivors meet to play one last time...Shadowed

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cloud Kingdoms

Cloud Kingdoms

Platform: Atari ST, Amiga, Commodore 64, MS-DOS

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Millennium Interactive Ltd.

Darkspyre

Darkspyre

Platform: Amiga, DOS

Cadaver

Cadaver

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, MS-DOS, Acorn Archimedes

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Image Works

Challenge of the Dragon

Platform: NES

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Color Dreams

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Destination Earthstar

Destination Earthstar

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Acclaim


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