Monday March 12, 1990

US date format: 3/12/1990, UK date format: 12/3/1990

It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 12, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Lawrence Clarke and Kai-Fabian Schulz. In that special week of March people in US were listening to Escapade by Janet Jackson. In UK Dub Be Good To Me by Beats International featuring Lindy Layton was in the top 5 hits. Pretty Woman, directed by Garry Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while Counterattack by W. E. B. Griffin was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Aerolina. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle Bull or Centurion: Defender of Rome.
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Pretty Woman

Directed by: Garry Marshall

Starring: Richard Gere, Julia Roberts, Jason Alexander, Laura San Giacomo

Country: United States of America

A Shock to the System

Directed by: Jan Egleson

Starring: Michael Caine, Elizabeth McGovern, Peter Riegert, Swoosie Kurtz

The Ambulance

Directed by: Larry Cohen

Starring: Eric Roberts, James Earl Jones, Megan Gallagher, Red Buttons

Black Snow

Directed by: Frank Patterson

Starring: Jane Badler, Peter Sherayko, Julia Montgomery, Randy Brooks

Lord of the Flies

Directed by: Harry Hook

Starring: Balthazar Getty, Chris Furrh, Danuel Pipoly, James Badge Dale

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 12, 1990?


    Holidays

  • Ancient Latvia - Gregoru Diena observed.
  • Flag Day in Venezuela.
  • "National Day" of the Republic of Jamtland
  • Sweden - Namesday of Crown Princess Victoria, an Official Flag Day.
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    Events

  • Cold War: Soviet soldiers begin leaving Hungary under terms of an agreement to withdraw all Soviet troops by June 1.
  • Patricio Aylwin is sworn in as the first democratically elected Chilean president since 1970.

TV Series

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

Aerolina

Flashback

Directed by: Franco Amurri

Hotel Paradies

The Simpsons

Written by: James L. Brooks, Matt Groening, Sam Simon

Starring: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

Country: United States of America

Mr. Bean

Starring: Rowan Atkinson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Magazine Covers

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Books

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

Counterattack

By: W. E. B. Griffin

No one captures the drama of war as brilliantly as bestselling author W.E.B. Griffin. The Corps is his multi-volume portrait of the Marine Corps, the brave men and women who fought,

Oh, the Places You'll Go!

By: Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss’s wonderfully wise Oh, the Places You’ll Go! is the perfect send-off for grads—from nursery school, high school, college, and beyond! From soaring to high heights and seeing great sights to being left in a Lurch on a prickle-ly …

Any Woman'S Blues

By: Erica Jong

With her groundbreaking bestseller Fear of Flying, Erica Jong taught us how to fly. Now, with the New York Times bestseller Any Woman's Blues that sold over 100,000 hardcover copies, she

Devices And Desires

By: P. D. James

National Bestseller Featuring the famous Commander Adam Dalgliesh, Devices and Desires is a thrilling and insightfully crafted novel of fallible people caught in a net of secrets, ambitions,

Head First

By: Norman Cousins

"An eloquent plea for two needed emphases: more humane doctor-patient relations, and greater patient involvement in the struggle with disease."—Melvin

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Arcade racing

Battle Bull

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Action

Platform: Arcade, Neo Geo, Neo Geo CD

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: SNK Corporation

European Superleague

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC 6128, Atari ST, PC and Sinclair ZX Spectrum 128/+3

Genre: Sports

Publisher: CDS Microsystems

Platform: PC DOS, Amiga, Sega Genesis

Genre: Turn-based strategy, real-time strategy, action

Publisher: Electronic Arts


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