Tuesday May 15, 1990
US date format: 5/15/1990, UK date format: 15/5/1990
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 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 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 Bright Star by Harold Coyle was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Jeeves and Wooster.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Columns or Bubble Dizzy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 15, 1990?
- 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.
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- 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.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 15, 1990?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #4 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Johnny Gill - Rub You The Right Way
- En Vogue - Hold On
- Janet Jackson - Alright
- Freddie Jackson - All Over You (From "Def By Temptation")
- Soul II Soul - Get A Life
- Bell Biv DeVoe - Poison
- Howard Hewett - Show Me
- Tony Toni Tone - The Blues
- Quincy Jones With Tevin Campbell - Tomorrow (A Better You, Better Me)
- Today - Why You Get Funky On Me (From "House Party")
Top #1 Latin songs
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 15If May 15, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 4 months, 11 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 19 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?