Saturday February 17, 1990
US date format: 2/17/1990, UK date format: 17/2/1990
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 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 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 Wonderful Life by Stephen Jay Gould was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Aerolina.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle Command or Cyber-Lip.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 17, 1990?
- Saint Evermodus
- Saint Alexis Falconieri (d. 1310)
- Saint Seven Founders of the Servites
- Random Acts of Kindness Day.
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- Marianne St-Gelais: Canadian speed skater.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 17, 1990?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Ruby Turner - It's Gonna Be Alright
- Michel'le - No More Lies
- Skyy - Real Love
- Stacy Lattisaw & Johnny Gill - Where Do We Go From Here
- Paula Abdul (Duet With The Wild Pair) - Opposites Attract
- Soul II Soul - Jazzie's Groove
- Surface - Can We Spend Some Time
- Sybil - Walk On By
- Regina Belle - Make It Like It Was
- Salt-N-Pepa - Expression
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?