Monday October 15, 1990
US date format: 10/15/1990, UK date format: 15/10/1990
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 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 Kiko Mizuhara and Jeon Ji-yoon.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to I Don't Have The Heart by James Ingram.
In UK Show Me Heaven by Maria McKee was in the top 5 hits.
My Mother's Castle, directed by Yves Robert, 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 Coasting.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Darkspyre or Duck Maze.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 15, 1990?
- United States - White Cane Safety Day, National Grouch Day, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day
- R.C. Saints - Saint Teresa of Avila
- Roman festivals - the Equirria or October equus: sacrifice of a horse to Mars
- French Republican Calendar - Amaryllis (Amaryllis) Day, twenty-fourth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev wins Nobel Peace Prize
- Apple Computer unveils and ships the Macintosh Classic. It features an 8 MHz 68000 processor, integrated 9-inch monochrome monitor, and 3.5-inch floppy drive, for $1000. It replaces the Macintosh Plus and the Macintosh SE. Apple also releases the Macintosh LC (68020 processor), and the Macintosh IIsi (68030 processor).
- Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to lessen Cold War tensions and open up his nation.
- Delphine Seyrig: French actress whose films include...
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 15, 1990?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Pebbles - Giving You The Benefit
- Maxi Priest - Close To You
- Johnny Gill - Fairweather Friend
- Samuelle - So You Like What You See
- Keith Sweat - Merry Go Round
- LL Cool J - The Boomin' System
- Tracie Spencer - Save Your Love
- Vanilla Ice - Ice Ice Baby
- Bell Biv DeVoe - B.B.D. (I Thought It Was Me)?
- Mariah Carey - Love Takes Time
Sport Games on October 15, 1990
- Minnesota Vikings - Philadelphia Eagles : 24 - 32
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