Friday 12 January 1990
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 12, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sergey Karjakin and Helsinki (Finland).
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 Roseanne by Roseanne Barr was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hotel Paradies.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Captain Comic II: Fractured Reality or Daedalian Opus.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 12 January 1990
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Which were the important events of 12 January 1990 ?
- In USA's Monk, the 4th season episode of MR. MONK AND MRS. MONK (#T-2351) indicates that Monk spilt something on January 12, 1999 during an earthquake. He stated "Earthquakes count, I don't make the rules."
- In the television series The X-Files, the third season episode Syzygy, has two girls, Terri & Magi, both born on January 12, 1979. Strange astrological properties with 3+ celestial bodies in alignment gives them great power which they use to kill off several of their high school classmates on their birthday in 1996.
- In 2001: A Space Odyssey, the fictional computer HAL becomes operational on January 12. In the movie by Stanley Kubrick, HAL was "born" in 1992, while in the book by Arthur C. Clarke the same event occurs in 1997.
- Tanzania - Zanzibar Revolution Day
- Sergey Karjakin: Ukrainian chess player.
- Helsinki (Finland)
- Mariya Pirogova
- John-David Duggar: Reality Star.
- Jana Duggar: Reality Star.
- Civil Rights activist Reverand Al Sharpton is stabbed in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn.
- Romania bans Communist party (first Warsaw Pact member to do so).
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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
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?