Wednesday October 17, 1990
US date format: 10/17/1990, UK date format: 17/10/1990
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 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 Bianca Bree and Marius Copil.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to I Don't Have The Heart by James Ingram.
In UK Show Me Heaven by Maria McKee was in the top 5 hits.
My Mother's Castle, directed by Yves Robert, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990
while The General In His Labyrinth by Gabriel Garcia Marquez was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Coasting.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse or Captive.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 17, 1990?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Ignatius of Antioch; translation of Saint Audrey (�thelthryth); Saint Richard Gwyn
- United States - Black Poetry Day
- UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
- French Republican Calendar - Aubergine (Eggplant) Day, twenty-sixth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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- Jackie Mason - Brand New opens at Neil Simon NYC for 216 performances
- Ralph Abernathy: American Civil Rights Activist and...
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 17, 1990?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Pebbles - Giving You The Benefit
- Maxi Priest - Close To You
- Johnny Gill - Fairweather Friend
- Samuelle - So You Like What You See
- Keith Sweat - Merry Go Round
- LL Cool J - The Boomin' System
- Tracie Spencer - Save Your Love
- Vanilla Ice - Ice Ice Baby
- Bell Biv DeVoe - B.B.D. (I Thought It Was Me)?
- Mariah Carey - Love Takes Time
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next October 17If October 17, 1990 is your birthday you're 29 years, 11 months, 14 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 16 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on October 17, 1990?
On October 17, 1990 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is October 17, 1990?
On October 17, 1990 the zodiac sign was Libra.
Who was the US President on October 17, 1990?
On October 17, 1990 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 17, 1990?
On October 17, 1990 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on October 17, 1990?
On October 17, 1990 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on October 17, 1990?
On October 17, 1990 several famous people were born including, Bianca Bree, Marius Copil, Paolo Campinoti.
Which famous people died on October 17, 1990?
Famous people died on October 17, 1990 include, Ralph Abernathy.
What was the number one song in October 17, 1990?
The number one song in the week of October 17, 1990 was I Don't Have The Heart by James Ingram in US and Show Me Heaven by Maria McKee in UK.
What were the top hits on October 17, 1990?
The top hits on October 17, 1990 were I Don't Have The Heart by James Ingram, Black Cat by Janet Jackson, Praying For Time by George Michael in US and Show Me Heaven by Maria McKee, A Little Time by The Beautiful South, Blue Velvet by Bobby Vinton in UK.