Wednesday December 12, 1990

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

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 12, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Seungri and Dawin . In that special week of December people in US were listening to Because I Love You (The Postman Song) by Stevie B. In UK Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice was in the top 5 hits. Kindergarten Cop, directed by Ivan Reitman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while By Way Of Deception by Victor Ostrovsky and Claire Hoy was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Coasting. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Captain Skyhawk or Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Kindergarten Cop

Directed by: Ivan Reitman

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Penelope Ann Miller, Pamela Reed, Linda Hunt

Country: United States of America

The Russia House

Directed by: Fred Schepisi

Starring: Sean Connery, Michelle Pfeiffer, Roy Scheider, James Fox

Awakenings

Directed by: Penny Marshall

Starring: Robert De Niro, Robin Williams, Julie Kavner, Ruth Nelson

Country: United States of America

Mermaids

Directed by: Richard Benjamin

Starring: Cher, Bob Hoskins, Winona Ryder, Michael Schoeffling

Country: United States of America

Vincent and Me

Directed by: Michael Rubbo

Starring: Tchéky Karyo, Nina Petronzio, Christopher Forrest, Paul Klerk

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 12, 1990?


    Holidays

  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
  • R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
  • Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)

    Events

  • US ambassador to Kuwait, Nathaniel Howell, leaves Kuwait.

TV Series

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

Coasting

Directed by: Michael P. Noens

Going Places

Directed by: Aaron Mostow

Schmidteinander

Written by: Herbert Feuerstein, Harald Schmidt

Starring: Harald Schmidt, Herbert Feuerstein, Marga-Maria Werny, Paul Kribbe

Country: Germany

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Books

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

By Way Of Deception

By: Victor Ostrovsky and Claire Hoy

The # 1 New York Times best seller the Israeli foreign intelligence agency The Mossad tried to ban. The making of a Mossad officer is the true story of an officer

Bo Knows Bo

By: Bo Jackson and Dick Schaap

6 1/2"x9 1/2" 218 page illustrated hardcover with dustjacket published by Doubleday in 1990. Autobiography of Bo Jackson.

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

Dazzle

By: Judith Krantz

"Captivating. Krantz's latest tome... is her most erotic yet. Dazzle sizzles." -- Daily News, Los Angeles. Now, Judith Krantz, best-selling author of Scruples, Mistral's Daughter, and

You Just Don'T Understand

By: Deborah Tannen

Women and men live in different worlds...made of different words.Spending nearly four years on the New York Times bestseller list, including eight months at number one, You Just Don't Understand is

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse

Platform: Sega Genesis, Master System, Game Gear, Sega Saturn

Genre: Platforming

Publisher: Sega

Arrow Flash

Platform: Sega Genesis

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: JP Sega; NA Renovation Products; EU Sega

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Side-scrolling adventure

Publisher: Kemco-Seika

Circuit's Edge

Platform: DOS

Genre: Interactive fiction/role-playing game

Publisher: Infocom

Captain Skyhawk

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System PlayChoice-10

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: NA Milton Bradley Company; EU Rare


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