#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tuesday 17 July 1990

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 17, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include James Maslow and WizKi WizKid. In that special week of July people in US were listening to She Ain't Worth It by Glenn Medeiros. In UK Sacrifice / Healing Hands by Elton John was in the top 5 hits. Presumed Innocent, directed by Alan J. Pakula, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton by Edward Rice was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Swamp Thing. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Air Inferno or Darkspyre.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1990 or at July 17 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 17 July 1990 and get them!

What the sky looked like on 17 July 1990

Get the star map showing the sky over this special date

Get the map of the stars on your day

Movies

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

Presumed Innocent

Directed by: Alan J. Pakula

Starring: Harrison Ford, Raul Julia, Greta Scacchi, Brian Dennehy

More info

Enemy

Directed by: George Rowe

Starring: Peter Fonda, Tia Carrere, Mako, James Mitchum

More info

Prisoners of the Sun

Directed by: Stephen Wallace

Starring: Bryan Brown, George Takei, Terry O'Quinn, John Bach

More info

Mo' Better Blues

Directed by: Spike Lee

Starring: Denzel Washington, Spike Lee, Wesley Snipes, Giancarlo Esposito

More info

Problem Child

Directed by: Dennis Dugan

Starring: Michael Oliver, John Ritter, Jack Warden, Gilbert Gottfried

Country: United States

More info

Personalized book about You

Personalized book about You

Your book about what happened on 17 July 1990

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

TV Series

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

Swamp Thing

Directed by: Wes Craven

More info

Wish You Were Here

Directed by: Kieran Darcy-Smith

More info

Jeeves and Wooster

Starring: Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

More info

Cluedo

Molloy

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 17 July 1990!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 July 1990 ?

Holidays:
  • Kyoto, Japan - Gion Matsuri
  • Various mathematics departments - Yellow Pig's Day
  • South Korea - Constitution Day
  • Puerto Rico - Luis Mu�oz Rivera's Birthday
  • Feast Day of St Cynllo
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 17 July
Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Minn Twins become 1st team to turn 2 triple plays in a game but lose to Boston Red Sox 1-0
  • PLO-leader Jasser Arrafat marries Soha Tawil in Tunis
  • New York Yankees' player Deion Sanders hits an inside the park homer.

Search For Your Ancestors

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on July 17, 1990 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on July 17, 1990 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

See astronomy profile for 17 July 1990

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 17 July 1990 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1990?

Life magazine Beano comics

Genealogy: find out your family heritage

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Music Charts

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

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Tengo Todo Excepto A Ti - Luis Miguel
  2. El Carino Es Como Una Flor - Rudy La Scala
  3. Gracias A Tu Amor - Lourdes Robles/Luis Enrique
  4. Daniela Romo - Explorame
  5. Se Divierte Y Ya No Piensa En Mi - Roberto Carlos
  6. Ana Gabriel - Quien Como Tu
  7. Me Tienes Que Querer - Yuri
  8. Burbujas De Amor - Juan Luis Guerra 440
  9. Manos De Seda - Luis Angel
  10. Me Acordare De Ti - Mijares

Books

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

Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton

By: Edward Rice

Thirty-four illustrative plates in two sections--some are quite unique, with a Tantric initiate; India in Burton's period; Burton in turban and robes; one rare photo taken before the tragic year of

More info

An Inconvenient Woman

By: Dominick Dunne

Jules Mendelson is wealthy. Astronomically so. He and his wife lead the kind of charity-giving, art-filled, high-society life for which each has been carefully groomed.

More info

Dragon

By: Clive Cussler

Clive Cussler, author of over twenty consecutive New York Times bestsellers, brings back beloved hero Dirk Pitt in this electrifying, edge-of-your-seat thriller.Japan,

More info

Coyote Waits

By: Tony Hillerman

The car fire didn't kill Navajo Tribal Policeman Delbert Nez—a bullet did. And the old man in possession of the murder weapon is a whiskey-soaked shaman named Ashie Pinto.

More info

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Darkspyre

Darkspyre

Platform: Amiga, DOS

Dizzy Panic!

Dizzy Panic!

Platform: Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Sega Master System, Sega Game Gear

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Codemasters

Lost Crystal

Lost Crystal

Platform: Apple Macintosh

Genre: Adventure game

Dragon's Gate

Dragon's Gate

Platform: Platform independent

Genre: Fantasy MUD

Publisher: GEnie, AOL, Mythic Realms, independent

Air Inferno

Air Inferno

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Flight Simulator

Publisher: Taito

Home videos

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

Cadillac Man

Format: VHS release

More info

Jetsons: The Movie

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

More info

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

Studio: Paramount

Format: VHS release

More info

The Secret of NIMH

Studio: MGM

Format: VHS re-release

More info

UHF

Studio: Orion

Format: VHS release

More info

#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why 17 July 1990 is such a special date for you!