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Sunday 8 July 1990

It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 8, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kevin Trapp and Kathryn McCormick. In that special week of July people in US were listening to Step By Step by New Kids On The Block. In UK Sacrifice / Healing Hands by Elton John was in the top 5 hits. Ghost, directed by Jerry Zucker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while Liar'S Poker by Michael Lewis was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Jeeves and Wooster. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Aurail or Days of Thunder.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 8 July 1990

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Movies

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

Ghost

Directed by: Jerry Zucker

Starring: Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore, Whoopi Goldberg, Tony Goldwyn

Country: United States

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Flesh Gordon Meets the Cosmic Cheerleaders

Directed by: Howard Ziehm

Starring: Vince Murdocco, Robyn Kelly, Tony Travis, William Dennis Hunt

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Days of Thunder

Directed by: Tony Scott

Starring: Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Robert Duvall, Randy Quaid

Country: United States

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Ghost Dad

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

Starring: Bill Cosby, Kimberly Russell, Denise Nicholas, Ian Bannen

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Ghayal

Directed by: Rajkumar Santoshi

Starring: Sunny Deol, Meenakshi Sheshadri, Amrish Puri, Moushumi Chatterjee

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TV Series

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

Jeeves and Wooster

Starring: Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Northern Exposure

Dream On

The Howard Stern Show

Let's Make a Deal

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 July 1990 ?

Holidays:
  • Annual Soapy Smith wake, held each year in Skagway, Alaska in the Gold Rush Cemetery and in Hollywood, California at the Magic Castle
  • Feast day of Saint Kilian
  • Feast day of Saint Grimbald
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Howard Duff: American actor, onscreen from 1947, working steadily for 50 years but never quite breaking through to stardom.
Facts:
  • 12:34:56 on 7 / 8 / 90 (1234567890)
  • Brewers beat Angels 20-7, including 13 in 5th inning
  • Greg Lemond wins his 3rd Tour de France (90:43:20 average 23.3 mph)
  • Tina Purtzer wins LPGA Jamie Farr Toledo Golf Classic
  • Trailing 7-0, Milwaukee Brewers tie California Angels and then score 13 in 5th to win 20-7.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on July 08, 1990 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1990 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. El Carino Es Como Una Flor - Rudy La Scala
  2. Ana Gabriel - Quien Como Tu
  3. Tengo Todo Excepto A Ti - Luis Miguel
  4. Gracias A Tu Amor - Lourdes Robles/Luis Enrique
  5. Daniela Romo - Explorame
  6. Me Tienes Que Querer - Yuri
  7. Se Divierte Y Ya No Piensa En Mi - Roberto Carlos
  8. Me Va A Extranar - Ricardo Montaner
  9. Manos De Seda - Luis Angel
  10. Tesoro Mio - Guillermo Davila/Kiara

Books

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

Liar'S Poker

By: Michael Lewis

The time was the 1980s. The place was Wall Street. The game was called Liar’s Poker. Michael Lewis was fresh out of Princeton and the London School of Economics when he

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Barbarians At The Gate

By: Bryan Burrough and John Helyar

“One of the finest, most compelling accounts of what happened to corporate America and Wall Street in the 1980’s.”—New York Times Book ReviewA #1 New York Times bestseller and arguably the

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Message From Nam

By: Danielle Steel

As a journalist, Paxton Andrews would experience Vietnam firsthand. We follow her from high school in Savannah to college in Berkeley and then to work in Saigon.For

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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

Duck Maze

Duck Maze

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Platform, Puzzle

Publisher: HES Interactive

Bo Jackson Baseball

Bo Jackson Baseball

Platform: NES, MS-DOS, Amiga

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Data East Mindscape

F-Zero

Platform: SNES

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Nintendo

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Days of Thunder

Days of Thunder

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, C64, DOS, Game Boy, NES, iOS, Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation Network, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Racing game

Publisher: Mindscape Group

Home videos

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

Downtown

Format: VHS release

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Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

Studio: Paramount

Format: VHS release

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Relentless

Studio: Columbia

Format: VHS release

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Revenge

Format: VHS release

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Dumbo

Studio: Disney

Format: part of The Classics, VHS re-release

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