Wednesday May 09, 1990

US date format: 5/9/1990, UK date format: 9/5/1990

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 9, 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 Amber Fillerup . 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 Dragon by Clive Cussler was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Jeeves and Wooster. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Double Dungeons or Double Dragon 3: The Rosetta Stone.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Russia and some other parts of the former Soviet Union ? Victory Day as the end of the "Great Patriotic War".
  • Our Lady of Flanders
  • Saint Tudi
  • Saint Pachomius (died 346)
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Events

  • New York Newsday reporter Jimmy Breslin suspended for a racial slur
  • Sampdoria wins 30th Europe Cup II.
  • In South Korea, police battle antigovernment protestors in Seoul and two other cities.

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Movies

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King of New York

King of New York

Directed by: Abel Ferrara

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

Country: United States of America

Bird on a Wire

Bird on a Wire

Directed by: John Badham

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

Country: United States of America

The Main Event

The Main Event

Directed by: Howard Zieff

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

Chicago Joe and the Showgirl

Chicago Joe and the Showgirl

Directed by: Bernard Rose

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

Far Out Man

Far Out Man

Directed by: Tommy Chong

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

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TV Series

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Jeeves and Wooster

Jeeves and Wooster

Starring: Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Gossip

Gossip

Directed by: Davis Guggenheim

Opportunity Knocks

Opportunity Knocks

Directed by: Donald Petrie

Answers with Bayless Conley

Answers with Bayless Conley

Starring: Bayless Conley, Janet Conley

Country: United States of America

Alcanzar una estrella

Alcanzar una estrella

Days to next May 09

If May 09, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 4 months, 20 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 10 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Dragon by Clive Cussler

Dragon

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Clive Cussler, author of over twenty consecutive New York Times bestsellers, brings back beloved hero Dirk Pitt in this electrifying, edge-of-your-seat thriller.Japan,

Barbarians At The Gate by Bryan  Burrough and John Helyar

Barbarians At The Gate

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“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

In The Arena by Richard Nixon

In The Arena

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Former U.S. President Richard Nixon candidly reflects on his career and discusses such topics as the U.S.S.R., Gorbachev, secrecy, Watergate, and more.

Head First by Norman Cousins

Head First

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"An eloquent plea for two needed emphases: more humane doctor-patient relations, and greater patient involvement in the struggle with disease."—Melvin

Masquerade by Janet Dailey

Masquerade

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The story of a determined, courageous and intelligent woman, Remy Jardin, who must unravel the mystery behind an accident involving her family's shipping company or risk losing the man she loves

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Double Dungeons

Double Dungeons

Platform: TurboGrafx-16, Virtual Console

Genre: RPG

Publisher: NEC

Circuit's Edge

Circuit's Edge

Platform: DOS

Genre: Interactive fiction/role-playing game

Publisher: Infocom

Double Dragon 3: The Rosetta Stone

Double Dragon 3: The Rosetta Stone

Platform: Arcade, Amstrad CPC, Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, DOS, Game Boy, Mega Drive/Genesis, iOS, Android

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Technōs Japan

Centurion: Defender of Rome

Centurion: Defender of Rome

Platform: PC DOS, Amiga, Sega Genesis

Genre: Turn-based strategy, real-time strategy, action

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Assault City

Assault City

Platform: Sega Master System

Genre: Rail shooter

Publisher: Sega

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on May 09, 1990?

On May 09, 1990 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is May 09, 1990?

On May 09, 1990 the zodiac sign was Taurus.

Who was the US President on May 09, 1990?

On May 09, 1990 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 09, 1990?

On May 09, 1990 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 09, 1990?

On May 09, 1990 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on May 09, 1990?

On May 09, 1990 several famous people were born including, Amber Fillerup.

Which famous people died on May 09, 1990?

Famous people died on May 09, 1990 include, Luigi Nono, Pauline Frederick.

What was the number one song in May 09, 1990?

The number one song in the week of May 09, 1990 was Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor in US and Killer by Adamski in UK.

What were the top hits on May 09, 1990?

The top hits on May 09, 1990 were Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor, Vogue by Madonna, I Wanna Be Rich by Calloway in US and Killer by Adamski, Better The Devil You Know by Kylie Minogue in UK.


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