Wednesday August 15, 1990
US date format: 8/15/1990, UK date format: 15/8/1990
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 15, 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 Jennifer Lawrence and Nathalia Kaur.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Vision Of Love by Mariah Carey.
In UK Turtle Power by Partners In Kryme was in the top 5 hits.
After Dark, My Sweet, directed by James Foley, 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 Parenthood.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing PGA Tour or Amida (video game).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 15, 1990?
- Hawaii ? Toro Nagashi (Floating Lantern Ceremony) to commemorate the end of the second world war
- Poland ? Polish Armed Forces Day
- Eastern Orthodoxy ? Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos, the commemoration of the death of Mary, the mother of Jesus.
- RC Saints ? Feast day of the Assumption of Mary, the mother of Jesus, Holy Day of Obligation. Public Holiday in: Austria, Belgium, Cameroon, Chile, C(te d'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, East Timor, France, Greece, India, Italy, Lebanon, Lithuania, Malta, Mauritius, Poland, Portugal, Seychelles, Slovenia and Spain.
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- 51st PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Gary Player
- Mark McGwire is 1st to hit 30 HRs in each of his 1st 4 seasons
- Phils Terry Mulholland no-hits Giants 6-0 (8th no hitter of 1990)
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 15, 1990?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next August 15If August 15, 1990 is your birthday you're 29 years, 11 months, 29 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 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?