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Saturday February 17, 1990

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 17, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Marianne St-Gelais . In that special week of February people in US were listening to Opposites Attract by Paula Abdul. In UK Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor was in the top 5 hits. La Femme Nikita, directed by Luc Besson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while The Great And Secret Show by Clive Barker was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Aerolina. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fatal Labyrinth or Battle Command.
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What the sky looked like on 17 February 1990

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Movies

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

La Femme Nikita

Directed by: Luc Besson

Starring: Anne Parillaud, Marc Duret, Patrick Fontana, Alain Lathière

Country: United States

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A Tale of Springtime

Directed by: Éric Rohmer

Starring: Anne Teyssèdre, Hugues Quester, Florence Darel, Eloïse Bennett

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Rockula

Directed by: Luca Bercovici

Starring: Dean Cameron, Toni Basil, Thomas Dolby, Tawny Fere

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Angel Town

Directed by: Eric Karson

Starring: Olivier Gruner, Peter Kwong, Theresa Saldana, Frank Aragon

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Spontaneous Combustion

Directed by: Tobe Hooper

Starring: Brad Dourif, Cynthia Bain, Jon Cypher, William Prince

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TV Series

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

Aerolina

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Flashback

Directed by: Franco Amurri

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Hotel Paradies

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Mr. Bean

Starring: Rowan Atkinson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Nasty Boys

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 February 1990 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Evermodus
  • Saint Alexis Falconieri (d. 1310)
  • Saint Seven Founders of the Servites
  • Random Acts of Kindness Day.
  • Ancient Latvia - Tanis Diena observed.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Frans Kellendonk: Dutch writer (Good for Nothing), dies at 39.
  • Marc Clement: Actor (Career Opportunities, Sluggers Wife).
  • Erik Rhodes: American porn actor and director (d. 2012).
  • Hap Day: Canadian ice hockey player referee and manager (d. 1990).

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on February 17, 1990 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1990 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Kaoma - Lambada
  2. La Cima Del Cielo - Ricardo Montaner
  3. Daniela Romo - Quiero Amanecer Con Alguien
  4. Ana Gabriel - Soledad
  5. Gipsy Kings - Vamos A Bailar
  6. Como Fui A Enamorarme De Ti - Los Bukis
  7. Maravilloso, Corazon, Maravilloso - Raphael
  8. Lambada-Llorando Se Fue - Teresa Guerra
  9. Para Amarnos Mas - Mijares
  10. Esta Vez - Franco de Vita
Top #5 songs in the UK
  1. Nothing Compares 2 U - Sinead O'Connor
  2. Get Up (Before The Night Is Over) - Technotronic featuring Ya Kid K
  3. Beats International featuring Lindy Layton - Dub Be Good To Me
  4. Kylie Minogue - Tears On My Pillow
  5. Lonnie Gordon - Happenin' All Over Again

Books

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

The Great And Secret Show

By: Clive Barker

In the little town of Palomo Grove, two great armies are amassing; forces shaped from the hearts and souls of America.

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Counterattack

By: W. E. B. Griffin

No one captures the drama of war as brilliantly as bestselling author W.E.B. Griffin. The Corps is his multi-volume portrait of the Marine Corps, the brave men and women who fought,

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White Ninja

By: Eric V. Lustbader

Thrust into a world of lies and treachery, adventurer Tori Nunn must face her deadliest enemies, aided only by her chief rival.

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Devices And Desires

By: P. D. James

National Bestseller Featuring the famous Commander Adam Dalgliesh, Devices and Desires is a thrilling and insightfully crafted novel of fallible people caught in a net of secrets, ambitions,

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Fatal Labyrinth

Fatal Labyrinth

Platform: Sega Mega Drive Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Sega

Elemental Master

Elemental Master

Platform: Sega Mega Drive/Genesis

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Battle Command

Battle Command

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Commodore Amiga, MS-DOS, Sinclair Spectrum

Genre: Vehicle simulation game

Publisher: Ocean Software

Angband

Angband

Genre: Roguelike video game

The Adventures of Gilligan's Island

The Adventures of Gilligan's Island

Platform: NES

Genre: Action[1] Strategy

Publisher: Bandai America, Inc.

Home videos

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

The War of the Roses

Studio: Fox

Format: VHS release

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The Secret of NIMH

Studio: MGM

Format: VHS re-release

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Turner & Hooch

Studio: Touchstone

Format: VHS release

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Honey, I Shrunk the Kids

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS release, including

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Dumbo

Studio: Disney

Format: part of The Classics, VHS re-release

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