Wednesday January 17, 1990
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It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 17, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Brett McKinnon and Frank Golla.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to How Am I Supposed To Live Without You by Michael Bolton.
In UK Hangin' Tough by New Kids On The Block was in the top 5 hits.
Love at Large, directed by Alan Rudolph, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990
while Straight by Dick Francis was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hotel Paradies.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blue's Journey or Bases Loaded 3.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 January 1990
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Which were the important events of 17 January 1990 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
- Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
- Brett McKinnon: Scottish child murder victim in the Dunblane school massacre.
- Frank Golla: Filipino basketball player.
- Kaori Matsumura: Japanese singer and actress (SKE48).
- Santiago Tréllez: Colombian footballer.
- Charles Hernu: French Minister of Defense 1981-1985 who ordered the sabotage of the Greenpeace ship in which one person was killed.
- 5th Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Awards: Bobby Darin
- The Who, Simon and Garfunkel, Four Seasons, Four Tops, Hank Ballard, Platters and Kinks inducted into Cleveland's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1990 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Michael Bolton - How Am I Supposed To Live Without You
- Technotronic - Pump Up The Jam
- Phil Collins - Another Day In Paradise
- Jody Watley - Everything
- Rod Stewart - Downtown Train
- Janet Jackson - Rhythm Nation
- Lou Gramm - Just Between You And Me
- Tom Petty - Free Fallin'
- Seduction - Two To Make It Right
- Tesla - Love Song
Top #10 R&B songs
- I'll Be Good To You - Quincy Jones Featuring Ray Charles & Chaka Khan
- Regina Belle - Make It Like It Was
- By All Means - Let's Get It On
- Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly - Silky Soul
- Janet Jackson - Rhythm Nation
- Skyy - Real Love
- All Nite - Entouch Featuring Keith Sweat
- Sybil - Walk On By
- Serious Hold On Me - The O'Jays
- Calloway - I Wanna Be Rich
Top #10 Latin songs
- Como Fui A Enamorarme De Ti - Los Bukis
- La Cima Del Cielo - Ricardo Montaner
- Gipsy Kings - Vamos A Bailar
- Isabel Pantoja - Se Me Enamora El Alma
- Emmanuel - La Chica De Humo
- Kaoma - Lambada
- Lambada-Llorando Se Fue - Teresa Guerra
- Si Me Vas A Olvidar - Roberto Carlos
- El Que Mas Te Ha Querido - Dyango
- Daniela Romo - Quiero Amanecer Con Alguien
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?