Saturday January 13, 1990

US date format: 1/13/1990, UK date format: 13/1/1990

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on January 13, 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 Liam Hemsworth and Vincenzo Fiorillo. In that special week of January people in US were listening to by . In UK by 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 Anarchy or Captive.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1990, at January 13 across the years or at January 1990 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • In Sweden, Christmas ends on the 20th day, St. Knut's Day. Children celebrate a party throwing out the Christmas tree (julgransplundring).

Events

  • 1st elected US black Governor inaugurated (Douglas Wilder-Virginia)
  • The Walt Disney World Swan Hotel opens in Walt Disney World.
  • In Maryland, a magnitude 2.6 earthquake occurs, the largest historical earthquake in Maryland.
  • L. Douglas Wilder becomes the first elected African American governor as he takes office in Richmond, Virginia.

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Movies

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Tremors

Tremors

Directed by: Ron Underwood

Starring: Kevin Bacon, Fred Ward, Finn Carter, Michael Gross

Country: United States of America

Internal Affairs

Internal Affairs

Directed by: Mike Figgis

Starring: Richard Gere, Andy Garcia, Nancy Travis, Laurie Metcalf

Country: United States of America

Brain Dead

Brain Dead

Directed by: Adam Simon

Starring: Bill Pullman, Bill Paxton, Bud Cort, Nicholas Pryor

Downtown

Downtown

Directed by: Richard Benjamin

Starring: Anthony Edwards, Forest Whitaker, Penelope Ann Miller, Joe Pantoliano

Heart Condition

Heart Condition

Directed by: James D. Parriott

Starring: Bob Hoskins, Denzel Washington, Chloe Webb, Roger E. Mosley

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TV Series

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Hotel Paradies

Hotel Paradies

The Simpsons

The Simpsons

Written by:

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

Country: United States of America

Mr. Bean

Mr. Bean

Starring: Rowan Atkinson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Yawara! A Fashionable Judo Girl

Yawara! A Fashionable Judo Girl

The Sweet Life

The Sweet Life

Directed by: Rob Spera

Days to next January 13

If January 13, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 10 months, 20 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 10 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Roseanne by Roseanne Barr

Roseanne

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An autobiography which tells the story of a fat, Jewish girl brought up in Salt Lake City. She relates stories of her childhood and the year she spent in an asylum,

Chronicle Of America by Clifton Daniel

Chronicle Of America

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The updated edition of this popular volume offers American history as if it were today's front page news and contains an introduction by President Clinton and a complete 1992

Straight by Dick Francis

Straight

By:

A jockey becomes the sole inheritor of his late brother's business, horse, mistress, and enemies.

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.

Harmful Intent by Robin Cook

Harmful Intent

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Anarchy

Anarchy

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST

Genre: Side-scrolling shooter

Publisher: Psygnosis

Combo Racer

Combo Racer

Platform: Atari ST, Amiga

Genre: Sport

Publisher: Gremlin Graphics

Dangaioh

Dangaioh

Platform: PC-8801

Genre: Adventure, Mecha, Science fiction

Publisher: Technopolis Software

Captive

Captive

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, PC (DOS)

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Mindscape

Adidas Championship Football

Adidas Championship Football

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Ocean Software

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 13, 1990?

On January 13, 1990 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is January 13, 1990?

On January 13, 1990 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 13, 1990?

On January 13, 1990 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 13, 1990?

On January 13, 1990 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 13, 1990?

On January 13, 1990 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 13, 1990?

On January 13, 1990 several famous people were born including, Liam Hemsworth, Vincenzo Fiorillo.

What was the number one song in January 13, 1990?

The number one song in the week of January 13, 1990 was Another Day In Paradise by Phil Collins in US and Hangin' Tough by New Kids On The Block in UK.

What were the top hits on January 13, 1990?

The top hits on January 13, 1990 were Another Day In Paradise by Phil Collins, Rhythm Nation by Janet Jackson, Pump Up The Jam by Technotronic in US and Hangin' Tough by New Kids On The Block, Tears On My Pillow by Kylie Minogue, When You Come Back To Me by Jason Donovan in UK.


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