Saturday May 12, 1990

US date format: 5/12/1990, UK date format: 12/5/1990

It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 12, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Florent Amodio and Sierra Dallas. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor. In UK Killer by Adamski was in the top 5 hits. King of New York, directed by Abel Ferrara, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while Dragon by Clive Cussler was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Jeeves and Wooster. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dizzy Panic! or American Horseshoes.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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King of New York

King of New York

Directed by: Abel Ferrara

Starring: Christopher Walken, David Caruso, Laurence Fishburne, Victor Argo

Country: United States of America

Bird on a Wire

Bird on a Wire

Directed by: John Badham

Starring: Mel Gibson, Goldie Hawn, David Carradine, Bill Duke

Country: United States of America

The Main Event

The Main Event

Directed by: Howard Zieff

Starring: Barbra Streisand, Ryan O'Neal, Paul Sand, Whitman Mayo

Chicago Joe and the Showgirl

Chicago Joe and the Showgirl

Directed by: Bernard Rose

Starring: Emily Lloyd, Kiefer Sutherland, John Lahr, Liz Fraser

Far Out Man

Far Out Man

Directed by: Tommy Chong

Starring: Tommy Chong, C. Thomas Howell, Rae Dawn Chong, Shelby Chong

history

Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Epiphanius
  • Saint Domitilla
  • Day of Finnishness in Finland; Commemoration day of J. V. Snellman.
  • International Nurses Day
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Events

  • 3rd time Saturday Night Live uses time delay (Andrew Dice Clay hosts)

Famous Birthday

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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

Answers with Bayless Conley

Answers with Bayless Conley

Starring: Bayless Conley, Janet Conley

Country: United States of America

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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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,

Barbarians At The Gate by Bryan  Burrough and John Helyar

Barbarians At The Gate

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“One of the finest, most compelling accounts of what happened to corporate America and Wall Street in the 1980’s.”—New York Times Book ReviewA #1 New York Times bestseller and arguably the

In The Arena by Richard Nixon

In The Arena

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Former U.S. President Richard Nixon candidly reflects on his career and discusses such topics as the U.S.S.R., Gorbachev, secrecy, Watergate, and more.

Head First by Norman Cousins

Head First

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

Masquerade by Janet Dailey

Masquerade

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The story of a determined, courageous and intelligent woman, Remy Jardin, who must unravel the mystery behind an accident involving her family's shipping company or risk losing the man she loves

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

ActRaiser

ActRaiser

Platform: Super NES, mobile phone

Genre: Platform, City-building simulation

Publisher: Enix

Bakushō! Star Monomane Shitennō

Bakushō! Star Monomane Shitennō

Platform: Family Computer

Genre: Board game

Publisher: Pack-In-Video

Dizzy Panic!

Dizzy Panic!

Platform: Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Sega Master System, Sega Game Gear

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Codemasters

The Combatribes

The Combatribes

Platform: Arcade, Super NES, Wii Virtual Console

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: American Technos Inc.

American Horseshoes

American Horseshoes

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Taito


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