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Tuesday 16 October 1990

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 16, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). 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 Looking For A Ship by John McPhee was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Coasting. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Final Countdown or Bigfoot.
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What the sky looked like on 16 October 1990

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

My Mother's Castle

Directed by: Yves Robert

Starring: Julien Ciamaca, Philippe Caubère, Nathalie Roussel, Didier Pain

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The Sheltering Sky

Directed by: Bernardo Bertolucci

Starring: Debra Winger, John Malkovich, Campbell Scott, Jill Bennett

Country: United States

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Sibling Rivalry

Directed by: Carl Reiner

Starring: Kirstie Alley, Bill Pullman, Carrie Fisher, Jami Gertz

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Soultaker

Directed by: Michael Rissi

Starring: Joe Estevez, Vivian Schilling, Gregg Thomsen, Robert Z'Dar

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Dances with Wolves

Directed by: Kevin Costner

Starring: Kevin Costner, Mary McDonnell, Graham Greene, Rodney A. Grant

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Coasting

Directed by: Michael P. Noens

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Going Places

Directed by: Aaron Mostow

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Parenthood

Directed by: Ron Howard

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The Last Laugh

Directed by: Kenny Young

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Swamp Thing

Directed by: Wes Craven

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 October 1990 ?

Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Art Blakey: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania -- Drummer (Billy Eckstine Band, Jazz Messengers).
Facts:
  • 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.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 16, 1990 - Geocentric view

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Looking For A Ship

By: John McPhee

This is an extraordinary tale of life aboard what may be one of the last American merchant ships. As the story begins, Andy Chase, who holds a license as a second

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Every Spy A Prince

By: Dan Raviv and Yossi Melman

The first comprehensive and balanced account of the most controversial and well-known espionage organization in the world, taking readers through the complex web of politics and personal ambition that led to

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Hocus Pocus

By: Kurt Vonnegut

From the author of Timequake, this "irresistible" novel (Cleveland Plain Dealer) tells the story of Eugene Debs Hartke-Vietnam veteran, jazz pianist, college professor, and prognosticator of the apocalypse.

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You Just Don'T Understand

By: Deborah Tannen

Women and men live in different worlds...made of different words.Spending nearly four years on the New York Times bestseller list, including eight months at number one, You Just Don't Understand is

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Final Countdown

Final Countdown

Platform: Amiga

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Demonware Softwarehaus

PGA Tour

PGA Tour

Genre: Sports, Golf

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Bigfoot

Bigfoot

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Acclaim

DragonStrike

Platform: Amiga, Commodore 64, MS-DOS, NES, Sharp X68000

Genre: Role-playing video game, Combat flight simulator

Publisher: Strategic Simulations, Inc.

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Elvira: Mistress of the Dark

Elvira: Mistress of the Dark

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MS-DOS

Genre: Point-and-click adventure, survival horror, role-playing game

Publisher: Accolade

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Uncle Buck

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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The Hunt for Red October

Studio: Paramount

Format: VHS release

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Bad Influence

Format: VHS release

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Revenge

Format: VHS release

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Bloodhounds of Broadway

Studio: Columbia

Format: VHS release

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