Tuesday October 16, 1990
US date format: 10/16/1990, UK date format: 16/10/1990
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 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 Marcelina Sowa and Ridsa .
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 The General In His Labyrinth by Gabriel Garcia Marquez was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Coasting.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arrow Flash or Spider-Man & Captain America in Dr. Doom's Revenge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 16, 1990?
- Stand Up Tragedy closes at Criterion Theater NYC after 13 performances
- Reds Eric Davis is 22nd player to homer in his 1st World Series at bat
- US forces reach 200,000 in the Persian Gulf.
- Art Blakey: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania -- Drummer...
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 16, 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
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next October 16If October 16, 1990 is your birthday you're 29 years, 11 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 25 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?