Sunday December 16, 1990

US date format: 12/16/1990, UK date format: 16/12/1990

It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 16, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Rebecca Marino and Jake Hardy. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Because I Love You (The Postman Song) by Stevie B. In UK Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice was in the top 5 hits. Kindergarten Cop, directed by Ivan Reitman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Coasting. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dragon Crystal or Drop Off.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • R.C. Saints - O Sapientia ; Adelaide of Italy
  • South Africa - Day of Reconciliation
  • Nepal - Constitution Day (To be confirmed)
  • Kazakhstan - Independence Day
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Events

  • KUSW, Salt Lake City Utah, final shortwave radio transmissions
  • Rev Jean Betrand Aristide elected President of Haiti

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Movies

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Kindergarten Cop

Kindergarten Cop

Directed by: Ivan Reitman

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Penelope Ann Miller, Pamela Reed, Linda Hunt

Country: United States of America

The Russia House

The Russia House

Directed by: Fred Schepisi

Starring: Sean Connery, Michelle Pfeiffer, Roy Scheider, James Fox

Awakenings

Awakenings

Directed by: Penny Marshall

Starring: Robert De Niro, Robin Williams, Julie Kavner, Ruth Nelson

Country: United States of America

Mermaids

Mermaids

Directed by: Richard Benjamin

Starring: Cher, Bob Hoskins, Winona Ryder, Michael Schoeffling

Country: United States of America

Vincent and Me

Vincent and Me

Directed by: Michael Rubbo

Starring: Tchéky Karyo, Nina Petronzio, Christopher Forrest, Paul Klerk

Sport Games on December 16, 1990

Sport Games on December 16, 1990


NFL

American Football
  • Atlanta Falcons - Cleveland Browns : 10 - 13
  • Chicago Bears - Detroit Lions : 21 - 38
  • Cincinnati Bengals - Los Angeles Raiders : 7 - 24
  • Green Bay Packers - Philadelphia Eagles : 0 - 31
  • Houston Oilers - Kansas City Chiefs : 27 - 10
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TV Series

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Coasting

Coasting

Directed by: Michael P. Noens

Schmidteinander

Schmidteinander

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Starring: Harald Schmidt, Herbert Feuerstein, Marga-Maria Werny, Paul Kribbe

Country: Germany

De freules

De freules

Apistefta ki omos ellinika

Apistefta ki omos ellinika

Akrivi mou Sofia

Akrivi mou Sofia

Days to next December 16

If December 16, 1990 is your birthday you're 29 years, 9 months, 8 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 22 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg

The Polar Express

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This holiday season, remind everyone that the world is full of wonder - all one must do is look for it, and listen...and believe. This lavish, limited edition box set will bring the magic into your home and enchant all …

All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten by Robert Fulghum

All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten

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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.

Carl'S Christmas by Alexandra Day

Carl'S Christmas

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A family's faithful dog and the baby left in his charge share an adventure-filled Christmas Eve.

The Wild Christmas Reindeer by Jan Brett

The Wild Christmas Reindeer

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Little Teeka thought she had to be firm with the reindeer to get them ready for Santa's important flight, but when her bossy yelling only got their antlerstangled up, she knew

The Witching Hour by Anne Rice

The Witching Hour

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Demonstrating once again her gift for spellbinding stoyrtelling, Anne Rice makes real a family of witches--a family given to poetry and incest, to murder and philsophy, a family that is itself haunted by a powerful, dangerous and seductive being."Unfolds

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Die Hard

Die Hard

Platform: Commodore 64, NES, MS-DOS, mobile

Genre: Side-scrolling

Publisher: Activision

Dragon Crystal

Dragon Crystal

Platform: Sega Game Gear, Sega Master System

Genre: Roguelike

Publisher: Sega

After Burst

After Burst

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Action

Publisher: NCS

4D Sports Tennis

4D Sports Tennis

Platform: DOS

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Mindscape

Drop Off

Drop Off

Platform: TurboGrafx-16, Virtual Console

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Hudson Soft


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