Wednesday July 11, 1990

US date format: 7/11/1990, UK date format: 11/7/1990

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 11, 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 Caroline Wozniacki and Connor Paolo. 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. The Freshman, directed by Andrew Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while Men At Work by George F. Will was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Wish You Were Here. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alien Brigade or Air Inferno.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 11, 1990?


Holidays

  • Mongolia - Naadam Holiday
  • Feast Day of Saint Benedict (founder of the Benedictine Order)
  • United States: Free Slurpee at 7-Eleven (most locations do this - get a free 7.11oz Slurpee on 7-11).
  • Bonfire night in Northern Ireland, precursor to The_Twelfth
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Events

  • New York City police arrest "Dartman" (stabbed over 50 women with darts).
  • Oka Crisis: First Nations land dispute in Quebec, Canada begins.
  • Terrorist act in Azerbaijan. Armenian terrorists blow up passenger bus moving from Kelbecer to Tartar. 14 people are killed, 35 were wounded.ref name=quotsupremecourt.gov.azquot Terrorist and Sabotage Acts Committed in the Territory of Azerbaijan
  • President of Nicaragua Violeta Chamorro agrees to wage hikes and other concessions to end a pro-Sandanista strike begun on July 2.

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Movies

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The Freshman

The Freshman

Directed by: Andrew Bergman

Starring: Marlon Brando, Matthew Broderick, Bruno Kirby, Penelope Ann Miller

Arachnophobia

Arachnophobia

Directed by: Frank Marshall

Starring: Jeff Daniels, Julian Sands, John Goodman, Harley Jane Kozak

Country: United States of America

Fear

Fear

Directed by: Rockne S. O'Bannon

Starring: Ally Sheedy, Lauren Hutton, Michael O'Keefe, Stan Shaw

Navy Seals

Navy Seals

Directed by: Lewis Teague

Starring: Charlie Sheen, Michael Biehn, Joanne Whalley, Rick Rossovich

Future Zone

Future Zone

Directed by: David A. Prior

Starring: David Carradine, Ted Prior, Patrick Culliton, Gail Jensen

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Wish You Were Here

Wish You Were Here

Directed by: Kieran Darcy-Smith

Jeeves and Wooster

Jeeves and Wooster

Starring: Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Top Cops

Top Cops

Project A-Ko Versus

Project A-Ko Versus

Match Game

Match Game

Days to next July 11

If July 11, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 3 months, 19 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 11 days.
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Magazine Covers

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

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Men At Work by George F. Will

Men At Work

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In his classic tribute to America's pastime—now with a new introduction—political commentator, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, and lifelong sports enthusiast George F.

Peril And Promise by John Chancellor

Peril And Promise

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Peril and Promise by John Chancellor Language: English

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

Mountain Laurel by Jude Deveraux

Mountain Laurel

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Captain Ring Montgomery was handsome, a skilled rider, a crack shot, popular with the men "and" their ladies. That was reason enough for a jealous, surly colonel to saddle Montgomery with

Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton by Edward Rice

Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton

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Thirty-four illustrative plates in two sections--some are quite unique, with a Tantric initiate; India in Burton's period; Burton in turban and robes; one rare photo taken before the tragic year of

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Aurail

Aurail

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Shooter game First-person shooter

Publisher: Sega

Bubble Dizzy

Bubble Dizzy

Platform: Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Amiga, Atari ST, DOS

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Codemasters

Columns II

Columns II

Platform: Arcade, Sega Saturn

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Sega

Alien Brigade

Alien Brigade

Platform: Atari 7800

Genre: Shooting gallery

Publisher: Atari Corporation

Air Inferno

Air Inferno

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Flight Simulator

Publisher: Taito

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on July 11, 1990?

On July 11, 1990 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is July 11, 1990?

On July 11, 1990 the zodiac sign was Cancer.

Who was the US President on July 11, 1990?

On July 11, 1990 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 11, 1990?

On July 11, 1990 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 11, 1990?

On July 11, 1990 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on July 11, 1990?

On July 11, 1990 several famous people were born including, Caroline Wozniacki, Connor Paolo, Awesome Alanna.

Which famous people died on July 11, 1990?

Famous people died on July 11, 1990 include, Onno Molenkamp.

What was the number one song in July 11, 1990?

The number one song in the week of July 11, 1990 was Step By Step by New Kids On The Block in US and Sacrifice / Healing Hands by Elton John in UK.

What were the top hits on July 11, 1990?

The top hits on July 11, 1990 were Step By Step by New Kids On The Block, She Ain't Worth It by Glenn Medeiros, Hold On by En Vogue in US and Sacrifice / Healing Hands by Elton John, Mona by Craig McLachlan & Check 1-2, Turtle Power by Partners In Kryme in UK.


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