Tuesday June 12, 1990

US date format: 6/12/1990, UK date format: 12/6/1990

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 12, 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 Hinarani de Longeaux and Jrue Holiday. In that special week of June people in US were listening to It Must Have Been Love by Roxette. In UK World In Motion by Englandneworder was in the top 5 hits. Ghayal, directed by Rajkumar Santoshi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while The Outlaws Of Mesquite by Louis L'Amour was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Jeeves and Wooster. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Atomix or Bo Jackson Baseball.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Blessed Ternan, bishop, confessor [ GTZ: Scotland]
  • Blessed John of Sahagun, hermit, confessor
  • Roman Empire ? sixth day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta
  • Philippines ? Araw ng Kalayaan (Independence Day) 1898
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Events

  • Egypt (500-1 longshot) ties favorite Netherlands 1-1 in World Cup game
  • Orioles Cal Ripken plays in his 1,308th consecutive game to move past Everett Scott into 2nd place on the all-time list
  • Oakland Athletics' Rickey Henderson becomes second to steal 900 bases.
  • New York Yankees' reliever Dave Righetti becomes 9th to record 200 saves.
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Movies

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Ghayal

Ghayal

Directed by: Rajkumar Santoshi

Starring: Sunny Deol, Meenakshi Sheshadri, Amrish Puri, Moushumi Chatterjee

A Chinese Ghost Story II

A Chinese Ghost Story II

Directed by: Siu-Tung Ching

Starring: Leslie Cheung, Joey Wang, Michelle Reis, Jacky Cheung

The Architects

The Architects

Directed by: Peter Kahane

Starring: Kurt Naumann, Rita Feldmeier, Uta Eisold, Jürgen Watzke

Dil

Dil

Directed by: Indra Kumar

Starring: Aamir Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Saeed Jaffrey, Deven Verma

RoboCop 2

RoboCop 2

Directed by: Irvin Kershner

Starring: Peter Weller, John Glover, Mario Machado, Leeza Gibbons

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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Jeeves and Wooster

Jeeves and Wooster

Starring: Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Gossip

Gossip

Directed by: Davis Guggenheim

Opportunity Knocks

Opportunity Knocks

Directed by: Donald Petrie

Quick Study

Quick Study

Kamiya Genjirô torimono hikae

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Days to next June 12

If June 12, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 3 months, 12 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 19 days.
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Books

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The Outlaws Of Mesquite by Louis L'Amour

The Outlaws Of Mesquite

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Meet the frontier bad men—like Leo Carver—a man so hated that everyone in the town of Canyon Gap planned to turn up for his hanging.

Dragon by Clive Cussler

Dragon

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Clive Cussler, author of over twenty consecutive New York Times bestsellers, brings back beloved hero Dirk Pitt in this electrifying, edge-of-your-seat thriller.Japan,

September by Rosamunde Pilcher

September

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A place you will never forgetRosamunde Pilcher's Scotland...where the fields flourish with greenery, the bills bloom with purple, and the lochs glitter with the bright blue of the sky.A

All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten by Robert Fulghum

All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten

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Twenty-five years ago, Robert Fulghum published a simple credo—a credo that became the phenomenal #1 New York Times bestseller All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten.

Parting With Illusions by Vladimir  Pozner

Parting With Illusions

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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

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Chew Man Fu

Chew Man Fu

Platform: TurboGrafx-16, i-Revo, Wii and Wii U Virtual Console

Publisher: Hudson Soft NEC Konami (Wii U VC)

E-Motion

E-Motion

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

Genre: Strategy, action, puzzle

Publisher: NA Accolade; EU U.S. Gold

Atomix

Atomix

Platform: MS-DOS, Amiga, Commodore 64, Atari ST

Genre: Tile-based transport puzzle

Publisher: Thalion Software

Bo Jackson Baseball

Bo Jackson Baseball

Platform: NES, MS-DOS, Amiga

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Data East Mindscape

Basketbrawl

Basketbrawl

Platform: Atari 7800 Atari Lynx

Genre: Sports Beat 'em up

Publisher: Atari


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