Thursday 11 January 1990
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 11, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ryan Griffin .
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Another Day In Paradise by Phil Collins.
In UK Hangin' Tough by New Kids On The Block was in the top 5 hits.
Tremors, directed by Ron Underwood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990
while The Tempting Of America by Robert H. Bork was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hotel Paradies.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bo Jackson Baseball or Test Drive III: The Passion.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 11 January 1990
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Which were the important events of 11 January 1990 ?
- Morocco - The Independence manifesto day.
- Japan - Kagami-Biraki (Rice Cakes Festival).
- Feast of the Baptism of Jesus.
- Roman Empire - First day of Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
- Nepal - Unity Day.
- Albania - Republic Day (1946).
- Ryan Griffin: American football player.
- Mary Jane Carr: Actress (Forbidden Trail, Second Wife).
- Actor Joseph Cotton undergoes vocal cancer operation at 84
- Pat Lafontaine sets New York Islanders record of scoring goals in 11 straight.
- Cold War: In Lithuania, 300,000 demonstrate for independence.
- The National Assembly of Bulgaria votes to end one party rule by the Bulgarian Communist Party.
- Thousands storm the Stasi headquarters in East Berlin in an attempt to view their government records.
- Martin Luther King Day Crash - Telephone service in Atlanta, St. Louis, and Detroit, including 9-1-1 service, goes down for nine hours, due to an ATT software bug.
- Cold War: Soviet troops occupy Baku, Azerbaijan, under the state of emergency decree issued by Soviet premier Mikhail Gorbachev and kill over 130 and wound over 700 protesters for national independence. EurasiaNet Human Rights – Notes from Baku: Black January
- Clashes break out between Indian troops and Muslim separatists in Kashmir.
- The government of Haiti declares a state of siege, under which it suspends civil liberties, imposes censorship, and arrests political opponents. The state of siege is lifted on January 29.
- The League of Communists of Yugoslavia votes to give up its monopoly on power.
- Robert Tappan Morris, Jr. is convicted of releasing the Morris worm.
- Avianca Flight 52 crashes into Cove Neck, Long Island, after a miscommunication between the flight crew and JFK Airport officials, killing 73 people on board.
- Prime Minister of Pakistan Benazir Bhutto gives birth to a girl, becoming the first modern head of government to bear a child while in office.
- Pope John Paul II begins an eight-day tour of Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Burkina Faso, and Chad.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1990 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Phil Collins - Another Day In Paradise
- Janet Jackson - Rhythm Nation
- Technotronic - Pump Up The Jam
- Michael Bolton - How Am I Supposed To Live Without You
- Linda Ronstadt - Don't Know Much
- Jody Watley - Everything
- New Kids On The Block - This One's For The Children
- Cher - Just Like Jesse James
- Taylor Dayne - With Every Beat Of My Heart
- Lou Gramm - Just Between You And Me
Top #10 R&B songs
- Janet Jackson - Rhythm Nation
- I'll Be Good To You - Quincy Jones Featuring Ray Charles & Chaka Khan
- Babyface - Tender Lover
- By All Means - Let's Get It On
- Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly - Silky Soul
- Regina Belle - Make It Like It Was
- All Nite - Entouch Featuring Keith Sweat
- The Gap Band - All Of My Love
- Skyy - Real Love
- Technotronic Featuring Felly - Pump Up The Jam
Top #10 Latin songs
- Como Fui A Enamorarme De Ti - Los Bukis
- Si Me Vas A Olvidar - Roberto Carlos
- Isabel Pantoja - Se Me Enamora El Alma
- Emmanuel - La Chica De Humo
- Daniela Romo - Quiero Amanecer Con Alguien
- La Cima Del Cielo - Ricardo Montaner
- El Que Mas Te Ha Querido - Dyango
- Separados - Luis Miguel
- Kaoma - Lambada
- El Hombre Que Yo Amo - Mirian Hernandez
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Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?