Monday April 16, 1990
US date format: 4/16/1990, UK date format: 16/4/1990
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 16, 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 Jules Sitruk and Lily Loveless.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor.
In UK Vogue by Madonna was in the top 5 hits.
Q & A, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990
while Means Of Ascent by Robert A. Caro was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Jeeves and Wooster.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crossed Swords or Barker Bill's Trick Shooting.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 16, 1990?
- Saint Paternus
- Saint Bernadette
- Blessed HervT of Tours
- Saint Turibius
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- Piano Lesson opens at Walter Kerr Theater NYC for 320 performances
- Maximum New York State unemployment benefits raised to $260 per week.
- US Supreme Court rejects appeal from retarded man, Dalton Prejean, condemned to death for murdering a Louisiana state trooper in 1977.
- 94th Boston Marathon won by Gelindo Bordin of Italy in 2:08:19.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 16, 1990?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Sinead O'Connor - Nothing Compares 2 U
- Jane Child - Don't Wanna Fall In Love
- Lisa Stansfield - All Around The World
- Calloway - I Wanna Be Rich
- Tommy Page - I'll Be Your Everything
- Luther Vandross - Here And Now
- Michael Bolton - How Can We Be Lovers
- KISS - Forever
- Mötley Crüe - Without You
- A'me Lorain - Whole Wide World
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- After 7 - Ready Or Not
- Troop - Spread My Wings
- Bell Biv DeVoe - Poison
- Smokey Robinson - Everything You Touch
- Babyface - Whip Appeal
- Regina Belle - What Goes Around
- Howard Hewett - Show Me
- Freddie Jackson - All Over You (From "Def By Temptation")
- Digital Underground - The Humpty Dance
- Johnny Gill - Rub You The Right Way
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next April 16If April 16, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 5 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 26 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?