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Tuesday May 8, 1990

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 8, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Marcel Cunningham and Kemba Walker. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor. In UK Killer by Adamski was in the top 5 hits. King of New York, directed by Abel Ferrara, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while The Stand by Stephen King was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Jeeves and Wooster. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lost Crystal or The Adventures of Rad Gravity.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 8 May 1990

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Movies

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

King of New York

Directed by: Abel Ferrara

Starring: Christopher Walken, David Caruso, Laurence Fishburne, Victor Argo

Country: United States

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Bird on a Wire

Directed by: John Badham

Starring: Mel Gibson, Goldie Hawn, David Carradine, Bill Duke

Country: United States

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The Main Event

Directed by: Howard Zieff

Starring: Barbra Streisand, Ryan O'Neal, Paul Sand, Whitman Mayo

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Chicago Joe and the Showgirl

Directed by: Bernard Rose

Starring: Emily Lloyd, Kiefer Sutherland, John Lahr, Liz Fraser

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Far Out Man

Directed by: Tommy Chong

Starring: Tommy Chong, C. Thomas Howell, Rae Dawn Chong, Shelby Chong

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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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Gossip

Directed by: Davis Guggenheim

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Opportunity Knocks

Directed by: Donald Petrie

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Answers with Bayless Conley

Starring: Bayless Conley, Janet Conley

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 May 1990 ?

Holidays:
  • Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
  • Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
  • Parents' Day in South Korea
  • Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
  • VE Day
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Facts:
  • Cuyahoga County voters approve sin tax to build Cleveland Gateway.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 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 May 1990 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Ana Gabriel - Quien Como Tu
  2. Abre Las Ventanas Al Amor - Roberto Carlos
  3. Flor Dormida - Luis Angel
  4. Ni Tu Ni Ella - Alvaro Torres
  5. Kaoma - Dancando Lambada
  6. El Carino Es Como Una Flor - Rudy La Scala
  7. Me Va A Extranar - Ricardo Montaner
  8. Tesoro Mio - Guillermo Davila/Kiara
  9. Gipsy Kings - Volare
  10. Marisela - Amarte Es Genial

Books

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

The Stand

By: Stephen King

Stephen King’s apocalyptic vision of a world blasted by plague and tangled in an elemental struggle between good and evil remains as riveting and eerily plausible as when it was first published. A

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Means Of Ascent

By: Robert A. Caro

Robert A. Caro's life of Lyndon Johnson, which began with the greatly acclaimed The Path to Power, also winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award, continues -- one of the

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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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Flashbacks

By: Morley Safer

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Alex Kidd in Shinobi World

Platform: Master System, Virtual Console

Genre: Platform, hack and slash

Publisher: Sega

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The Adventures of Rad Gravity

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Activision

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X-Men II: The Fall of the Mutants

X-Men II: The Fall of the Mutants

Platform: PC

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Paragon Software

Lost Crystal

Lost Crystal

Platform: Apple Macintosh

Genre: Adventure game

Adidas Championship Football

Adidas Championship Football

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Ocean Software

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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The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Studio: Fox

Format: VHS re-release, 15th Anniversary Edition

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The War of the Roses

Studio: Fox

Format: VHS release

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Gross Anatomy

Studio: Touchstone

Format: VHS release

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Young Einstein

Format: VHS release

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