Thursday April 12, 1990

US date format: 4/12/1990, UK date format: 12/4/1990

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 12, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Mike Manning and Melanie Moat. In that special week of April people in US were listening to I'll Be Your Everything by Tommy Page. In UK Vogue by Madonna was in the top 5 hits. Miami Blues, directed by George Armitage, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while A Brief History Of Time by Stephen W. Hawking was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Gossip. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Double Dungeons or Double Hawk.
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Miami Blues

Directed by: George Armitage

Starring: Fred Ward, Alec Baldwin, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Cecilia Pérez-Cervera

Torn Apart

Directed by: Jack Fisher

Starring: Adrian Pasdar, Cecilia Peck, Tal Assif, Hanna Azoulay Hasfari

Rear Window

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: James Stewart, Grace Kelly, Wendell Corey, Thelma Ritter

Country: United States of America

The Juniper Tree

Directed by: Nietzchka Keene

Starring: Björk, Bryndis Petra Bragadóttir, Valdimar Örn Flygenring, Guðrún Gísladóttir

Il y a des jours... et des lunes

Directed by: Claude Lelouch

Starring: Gérard Lanvin, Patrick Chesnais, Annie Girardot, Marie-Sophie L.

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Historical Events

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    Holidays

  • Saint Julius I
  • Saint Zeno of Verona
  • Saint Erkembode
  • Saint Damian
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    Events

  • James Brown moves to a work-release center after serving 15 months

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Gossip

Directed by: Davis Guggenheim

Opportunity Knocks

Directed by: Donald Petrie

Flashback

Directed by: Franco Amurri

Aerolina

Hotel Paradies

Magazine Covers

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Books

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

A Brief History Of Time

By: Stephen W. Hawking

Stephen Hawking has earned a reputation as the most brilliant theoretical physicist since Einstein. In this landmark volume, Professor Hawking shares his blazing intellect with nonscientists everywhere, guiding us expertly to

Caribbean

By: James A. Michener

In this acclaimed classic novel, James A. Michener sweeps readers off to the Caribbean, bringing to life the eternal allure and tumultuous history of this glittering string of islands.

The Scions Of Shannara

By: Terry Brooks

BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Terry Brooks's The Measure of the Magic.Since the death of Allanon, life in the Four Lands has drastially changed.

Parting With Illusions

By: Vladimir Pozner

Now in paperback--leading Soviet commentator Vladimir Pozner's bestselling book of personal memoir and political observation. Aside from Gorbachev, Pozner is the most widely known Russian personality in America, and he earns

The Evening News

By: Arthur Hailey

A private crisis becomes front-page news when terrorists target a TV anchorman and his family in #1 New York Times–bestselling author Arthur Hailey’s riveting novel set in the high-pressure network news

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Bad Blood

Platform: DOS, Commodore 64

Genre: Action RPG

Publisher: Origin Systems

Double Dungeons

Platform: TurboGrafx-16, Virtual Console

Genre: RPG

Publisher: NEC

Coloris

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Avesoft

Challenge of the Ancient Empires!

Platform: DOS, Macintosh

Genre: Educational/Adventure

Publisher: The Learning Company

Platform: Master System

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Sega


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