Friday March 16, 1990
US date format: 3/16/1990, UK date format: 16/3/1990
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 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 Madison Riley .
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Escapade by Janet Jackson.
In UK Dub Be Good To Me by Beats International featuring Lindy Layton was in the top 5 hits.
Pretty Woman, directed by Garry Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990
while The Cuckoo'S Egg by Clifford Stoll was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Aerolina.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing International Soccer or Atomic Punk.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 16, 1990?
- St. Urho's Day - the fictional patron saint of Finnish immigrants to the US, created by Richard Mattson in 1956
- Latvia - The controversial Latvia Legions are celebrated in Latvia, where about 140,000 men joined the Waffen SS National Legions during World War II, trying to defend Latvia. Since February 23, 2000, this day is no longer an official celebration day.
- Saint Heribert of Cologne (died 1021)
- Saint Eusebia (+680)
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- Madison Riley: Movie Actress.
- Ernst Bacon: American pianist composer and conductor...
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 16, 1990?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Beats International featuring Lindy Layton - Dub Be Good To Me
- Various Artists - The Brits 1990
- Michael Bolton - How Am I Supposed To Live Without You
- The B-52s - Love Shack
- Sinead O'Connor - Nothing Compares 2 U
Top #10 R&B songs
- Quincy Jones - The Secret Garden
- Lisa Stansfield - All Around The World
- Miki Howard - Love Under New Management
- Janet Jackson - Escapade
- Earth, Wind & Fire (Featuring The Boys) - Heritage
- Alyson Williams - I Need Your Lovin'
- Stacy Lattisaw & Johnny Gill - Where Do We Go From Here
- Troop - Spread My Wings
- Stephanie Mills - Comfort Of A Man
- Luther Vandross - Treat You Right
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 16If March 16, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 6 months, 9 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 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?