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Tuesday 15 May 1990

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 15, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Lee Jong-hyun and Stella Maxwell. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Vogue by Madonna. In UK Killer by Adamski was in the top 5 hits. Back to the Future Part III, directed by Robert Zemeckis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while Masquerade by Janet Dailey was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Jeeves and Wooster. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crystalis or Danan: The Jungle Fighter.
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What the sky looked like on 15 May 1990

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Back to the Future Part III

Directed by: Robert Zemeckis

Starring: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Mary Steenburgen, Thomas F. Wilson

Country: United States

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Fire Birds

Directed by: David Green

Starring: Nicolas Cage, Tommy Lee Jones, Sean Young, Bryan Kestner

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King of New York

Directed by: Abel Ferrara

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

Country: United States

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Bird on a Wire

Directed by: John Badham

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

Country: United States

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The Main Event

Directed by: Howard Zieff

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

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TV Series

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

Jeeves and Wooster

Starring: Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Gossip

Directed by: Davis Guggenheim

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Opportunity Knocks

Directed by: Donald Petrie

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Bashti i sinove

Kappatoo

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 May 1990 ?

Holidays:
  • Paraguay - Independence Day. Celebrations for the anniversary of the independence begin on Flag Day, 14 May.
  • Nakba Day in Palestinian communities.
  • Roman Empire - Mercuralia in honor of Mercury held.
  • International day of climate changes.
  • International conscientious objectors' day.
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Facts:
  • Cemetery Club opens at Brooks Atkinson Theater NYC for 56 performances
  • Dow Jones Average hits a record 2,822.45
  • Edmonton Oiler Klima beats Boston Bruins in 6th period
  • Mona Grudt, 19, of Norway, crowned 39th Miss Universe.
  • Portrait of Doctor Gachet by Vincent van Gogh is sold for a record $82.5 million, the most expensive painting at the time.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 15, 1990 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1990 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Johnny Gill - Rub You The Right Way
  2. En Vogue - Hold On
  3. Janet Jackson - Alright
  4. All Over You (From "Def By Temptation") - Freddie Jackson
  5. Soul II Soul - Get A Life
  6. Bell Biv DeVoe - Poison
  7. Howard Hewett - Show Me
  8. Tony Toni Tone - The Blues
  9. Tomorrow (A Better You, Better Me) - Quincy Jones With Tevin Campbell
  10. Why You Get Funky On Me (From "House Party") - Today
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Ana Gabriel - Quien Como Tu
  2. El Carino Es Como Una Flor - Rudy La Scala
  3. Abre Las Ventanas Al Amor - Roberto Carlos
  4. Flor Dormida - Luis Angel
  5. Me Va A Extranar - Ricardo Montaner
  6. Kaoma - Dancando Lambada
  7. Tesoro Mio - Guillermo Davila/Kiara
  8. Ni Tu Ni Ella - Alvaro Torres
  9. Marisela - Amarte Es Genial
  10. Jose Luis Rodriguez - Senora Bonita

Books

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

Masquerade

By: Janet Dailey

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

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Means Of Ascent

By: Robert A. Caro

Robert A. Caro's life of Lyndon Johnson, which began with the greatly acclaimed The Path to Power, also winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award, continues -- one of the

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All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten

By: Robert Fulghum

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.

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Liar'S Poker

By: Michael Lewis

The time was the 1980s. The place was Wall Street. The game was called Liar’s Poker. Michael Lewis was fresh out of Princeton and the London School of Economics when he

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Creatures

Creatures

Platform: Commodore 64 Amiga Atari ST

Genre: Puzzle/Platform

Publisher: Thalamus Ltd

Crystalis

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System Game Boy Color

Genre: Action RPG, Action-adventure

Publisher: SNK (NES) Nintendo (Game Boy Color)

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Arkista's Ring

Arkista's Ring

Platform: NES

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: American Sammy

Baseball Stars Professional

Platform: Arcade, Neo Geo, Neo Geo CD

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: SNK Corporation

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Danan: The Jungle Fighter

Platform: Sega Master System

Genre: Action, platform

Publisher: Sega

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Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Downtown

Format: VHS release

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She-Devil

Format: VHS release

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Bad Influence

Format: VHS release

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Field of Dreams

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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Look Who's Talking

Studio: TriStar

Format: VHS release

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