Tuesday March 13, 1990
US date format: 3/13/1990, UK date format: 13/3/1990
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 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 Emory Cohen .
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 Oh, the Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Aerolina.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Double Dungeons or Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 13, 1990?
- Nicholoas Braithwaite elected premier of Grenada.
- The Supreme Soviet of the Soviet Union approves changes to the Constitution of the Soviet Union to create a strong U.S.-style presidency. Mikhail Gorbachev is elected to a five-year term as the first-ever President of the Soviet Union on March 15.
- Iraq hangs British journalist Farzad Bazoft for spying. Daphne Parish, a British nurse, is sentenced to 15 years' imprisonment as an accomplice.
- Cold War: The Soviet Union announces that Lithuania's declaration of independence is invalid.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 13, 1990?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Beats International featuring Lindy Layton - Dub Be Good To Me
- Various Artists - The Brits 1990
- Michael Bolton - How Am I Supposed To Live Without You
- The B-52s - Love Shack
- Sinead O'Connor - Nothing Compares 2 U
Top #10 R&B songs
- Quincy Jones - The Secret Garden
- Lisa Stansfield - All Around The World
- Miki Howard - Love Under New Management
- Janet Jackson - Escapade
- Earth, Wind & Fire (Featuring The Boys) - Heritage
- Alyson Williams - I Need Your Lovin'
- Stacy Lattisaw & Johnny Gill - Where Do We Go From Here
- Troop - Spread My Wings
- Stephanie Mills - Comfort Of A Man
- Luther Vandross - Treat You Right
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 13If March 13, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 4 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 9 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?