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Saturday 17 November 1990

It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 17, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Félix Hemmen and Quentin Lafargue. In that special week of November people in US were listening to Love Takes Time by Mariah Carey. In UK Unchained Melody by The Righteous Brothers was in the top 5 hits. The Nutcracker Prince, directed by Paul Schibli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while The Book Of J by Harold Bloom was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Coasting. If you liked videogames you were probably playing X-Men II: The Fall of the Mutants or Cratermaze.
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What the sky looked like on 17 November 1990

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Movies

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

The Nutcracker Prince

Directed by: Paul Schibli

Starring: Kiefer Sutherland, Megan Follows, Peter O'Toole, Mike MacDonald

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Predator 2

Directed by: Stephen Hopkins

Starring: Danny Glover, Gary Busey, Kevin Peter Hall, Rubén Blades

Country: United States

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Europa Europa

Directed by: Agnieszka Holland

Starring: Solomon Perel, Marco Hofschneider, René Hofschneider, Piotr Kozlowski

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Disturbed

Directed by: Charles Winkler

Starring: Malcolm McDowell, Geoffrey Lewis, Priscilla Pointer, Pamela Gidley

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Rocky V

Directed by: John G. Avildsen

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young, Sage Stallone

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Coasting

Directed by: Michael P. Noens

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Going Places

Directed by: Aaron Mostow

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Parenthood

Directed by: Ron Howard

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Sea Dragon

Nicholas Craig, the Naked Actor

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 November 1990 ?

Holidays:
  • Slovakia - Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day commemorating the beginning of the Velvet Revolution in 1989.
  • Life Day
  • International Students Day
  • R.C. Saints - Elisabeth of Hungary; Gregory of Tours; Hilda of Whitby; Hugh of Lincoln
  • Also see November 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Fugendake, part of the Mount Unzen volcanic complex, Nagasaki prefecture, Japan becomes active again and erupts.
  • Soviet Presiden Gorbachev proposes a radical restructuring of the Soviet government, including the creation of a Federal Council to be made up of the heads of the 15 Soviet republics.
  • November 19–21 ndash Leaders of Canada, the United States, and 32 European nations meet in Paris to formally mark the end of the Cold War.
  • Charter of Paris for a New Europe signed.
  • Super Famicom released in Japan.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on November 17, 1990 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Completamente Enamorados - Chayanne
  2. Entregate - Luis Miguel
  3. Abrazame Fuerte - Lourdes Robles
  4. Es Demasiado Tarde - Ana Gabriel
  5. Corazon Duro - Bronco: El Gigante De America
  6. Burbujas De Amor - Juan Luis Guerra 440
  7. Porque Tu Eres La Reina - Rudy La Scala
  8. Peligroso Amor - Myriam Hernandez
  9. Dimelo - Daniela Romo
  10. Atrapado - Jose Jose

Books

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

The Book Of J

By: Harold Bloom

J is the title that scholars ascribe to the nameless writer they believe is responsible for the text, written between 950 and 900 BCE, on which Genesis, Exodus and Numbers is

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The Ruby Knight

By: David Eddings

Ehlanda, Queen of Elenia, has been poisoned. A deep enchantment sustains her life, but it will end soon. Then Sparhawk, Knight of the Queen's Champion, learns where to get to cure

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Powershift

By: Alvin Toffler

Toffler argues that while headlines focus on shifts of power at the global level, equally significant shifts are taking place in our everyday world--supermarkets, hospitals, banks, television, and politics.

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The First Man In Rome

By: Colleen McCullough

With extraordinary narrative power, New York Times bestselling author Colleen McCullough sweeps the reader into a whirlpool of pageantry and passion, bringing to vivid life the most glorious epoch in human

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Combo Racer

Combo Racer

Platform: Atari ST, Amiga

Genre: Sport

Publisher: Gremlin Graphics

Awesome

Awesome

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, FM Towns

Genre: Action, Strategy

Publisher: Psygnosis

X-Men II: The Fall of the Mutants

X-Men II: The Fall of the Mutants

Platform: PC

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Paragon Software

Cratermaze

Platform: TurboGrafx-16, Virtual Console

Genre: Action

Publisher: Hudson Soft

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Bonanza Bros.

Bonanza Bros.

Platform: Arcade, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Commodore Amiga, Virtual Console, Sega Master System, TurboGrafx-CD, Sega Mega Drive, Sharp X68000, Windows (Steam), ZX Spectrum, PlayStation 2, Cloud (OnL

Genre: PlatformerStealth

Publisher: Sega (Arcade/consoles) U.S. Gold (Home Computers)

Home videos

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

Miami Blues

Format: VHS release

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Bad Influence

Format: VHS release

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Gross Anatomy

Studio: Touchstone

Format: VHS release

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The Phantom of the Opera

Studio: Columbia

Format: VHS release

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Bloodhounds of Broadway

Studio: Columbia

Format: VHS release

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