Saturday March 17, 1990, St. Patrick's Day

US date format: 3/17/1990, UK date format: 17/3/1990

It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 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 Hozier (musician) and Hozier . In that special week of March people in US were listening to Escapade by Janet Jackson. In UK Dub Be Good To Me by Beats International featuring Lindy Layton was in the top 5 hits. Pretty Woman, directed by Garry Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while Oh, the Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Aerolina. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Champions of Krynn or The Combatribes.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
  • Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
  • St. Agricola
  • St. Joseph of Arimathea
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Events

  • PBA National Championship Won by Jim Pencak.

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Movies

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Pretty Woman

Pretty Woman

Directed by: Garry Marshall

Starring: Richard Gere, Julia Roberts, Jason Alexander, Laura San Giacomo

Country: United States of America

A Shock to the System

A Shock to the System

Directed by: Jan Egleson

Starring: Michael Caine, Elizabeth McGovern, Peter Riegert, Swoosie Kurtz

The Ambulance

The Ambulance

Directed by: Larry Cohen

Starring: Eric Roberts, James Earl Jones, Megan Gallagher, Red Buttons

Black Snow

Black Snow

Directed by: Frank Patterson

Starring: Jane Badler, Peter Sherayko, Julia Montgomery, Randy Brooks

Lord of the Flies

Lord of the Flies

Directed by: Harry Hook

Starring: Balthazar Getty, Chris Furrh, Danuel Pipoly, James Badge Dale

Country: United States of America

TV Series

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Aerolina

Aerolina

Flashback

Flashback

Directed by: Franco Amurri

Hotel Paradies

Hotel Paradies

The Simpsons

The Simpsons

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Starring: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

Country: United States of America

Mr. Bean

Mr. Bean

Starring: Rowan Atkinson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Days to next March 17

If March 17, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 6 months, 12 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 17 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Oh, the Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss

Oh, the Places You'll Go!

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Dr. Seuss’s wonderfully wise Oh, the Places You’ll Go! is the perfect send-off for grads—from nursery school, high school, college, and beyond! From soaring to high heights and seeing great sights to being left in a Lurch on a prickle-ly …

What I Saw At The Revolution by Peggy  Noonan

What I Saw At The Revolution

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On the hundredth anniversary of Ronald Reagan’s birth comes the twentieth-anniversary edition of Peggy Noonan’s critically acclaimed bestseller What I Saw at the Revolution, for which she provides a new Preface

The Cuckoo'S Egg by Clifford Stoll

The Cuckoo'S Egg

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Before the Internet became widely known as a global tool for terrorists, one perceptive U.S. citizen recognized its ominous potential.

The Scions Of Shannara by Terry Brooks

The Scions Of Shannara

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BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Terry Brooks's The Measure of the Magic.Since the death of Allanon, life in the Four Lands has drastially changed.

Counterattack by W. E. B. Griffin

Counterattack

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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,

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Cutie Suzuki no Ringside Angel

Cutie Suzuki no Ringside Angel

Platform: Mega Drive

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Asmik Corporation

Dangaioh

Dangaioh

Platform: PC-8801

Genre: Adventure, Mecha, Science fiction

Publisher: Technopolis Software

Champions of Krynn

Champions of Krynn

Platform: Amiga, Apple II, C64, MS-DOS

Genre: Role-playing video game, Tactical RPG

Publisher: Strategic Simulations, Inc.

The Combatribes

The Combatribes

Platform: Arcade, Super NES, Wii Virtual Console

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: American Technos Inc.

Destination Earthstar

Destination Earthstar

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Acclaim

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on March 17, 1990?

On March 17, 1990 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is March 17, 1990?

On March 17, 1990 the zodiac sign was Pisces.

Who was the US President on March 17, 1990?

On March 17, 1990 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 17, 1990?

On March 17, 1990 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on March 17, 1990?

On March 17, 1990 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on March 17, 1990?

On March 17, 1990 several famous people were born including, Hozier (musician), Hozier , Saina Nehwal.

Which famous people died on March 17, 1990?

Famous people died on March 17, 1990 include, Rick Grech, Germaine Capucine, Ric Grech British bass player (Blind Faith.

What was the number one song in March 17, 1990?

The number one song in the week of March 17, 1990 was Escapade by Janet Jackson in US and Dub Be Good To Me by Beats International featuring Lindy Layton in UK.

What were the top hits on March 17, 1990?

The top hits on March 17, 1990 were Escapade by Janet Jackson, Black Velvet by Alannah Myles, Roam by The B-52's in US and Dub Be Good To Me by Beats International featuring Lindy Layton, The Brits 1990 by Various Artists, How Am I Supposed To Live Without You by Michael Bolton in UK.


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