Tuesday April 17, 1990
US date format: 4/17/1990, UK date format: 17/4/1990
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 17, 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 Constance Jablonski and Tara Gill.
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 Dragon Knight II or The Adventures of Rad Gravity.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 17, 1990?
- Pope Anicetus (died 166)
- Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
- Saint Landricus
- Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
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- Reverend Ralph David Abernathy, American civil rights activist, dies at 64 (born 1926).
- Gas explodes on passenger train in Kumrahar, India, 80 die.
- Ralph David Abernathy: US civil rights leader.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 17, 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 17If April 17, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 5 months, 11 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 20 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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on April 17, 1990?
On April 17, 1990 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is April 17, 1990?
On April 17, 1990 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on April 17, 1990?
On April 17, 1990 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 17, 1990?
On April 17, 1990 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on April 17, 1990?
On April 17, 1990 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on April 17, 1990?
On April 17, 1990 several famous people were born including, Constance Jablonski, Tara Gill, Gia Mantegna.
Which famous people died on April 17, 1990?
Famous people died on April 17, 1990 include, Ralph David Abernathy.
What was the number one song in April 17, 1990?
The number one song in the week of April 17, 1990 was Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor in US and Vogue by Madonna in UK.
What were the top hits on April 17, 1990?
The top hits on April 17, 1990 were Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor, Don't Wanna Fall In Love by Jane Child, All Around The World by Lisa Stansfield in US and Vogue by Madonna, The Power by Snap!, Black Velvet by Alannah Myles in UK.