Monday 17 September 1990
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Pixie Geldof and Nia Sharma.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Release Me by Wilson Phillips.
In UK The Joker by The Steve Miller Band was in the top 5 hits.
King of New York, directed by Abel Ferrara, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990
while Every Spy A Prince by Dan Raviv and Yossi Melman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Get a Life.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Double Dragon II or Fatal Labyrinth.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 September 1990 ?
- RC Saints - Feasts of Saint Lambert (martyr), Hildegard of Bingen
- United States - Constitution Day (observed on the previous Friday if it falls in a weekend), Citizenship Day, Von Steuben Day
- Netherlands - Operation Market Garden is still remembered with parachuting and dedications on this day.
- Also see September 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The fourth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries in ancient Greek mythology, when the initiates sacrificed a pig.
- Angola - National Heroes' Day
- Pixie Geldof
- Nia Sharma: TV Actress.
- ChooChoosGaming : YouTube Star.
- Sean Scannell: English footballer.
- Newspaper Guild votes 242-35 to keep New York Post publishing.
- Soviet Union and Saudi Arabia restore diplomatic ties.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1990 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Wilson Phillips - Release Me
- Jon Bon Jovi - Blaze Of Glory
- Bell Biv DeVoe - Do Me!
- Nelson - (Can't Live Without Your) Love And Affection
- Maxi Priest - Close To You
- Prince - Thieves In The Temple
- Phil Collins - Something Happened On The Way To Heaven
- George Michael - Praying For Time
- Have You Seen Her - M.C. Hammer
- Poison - Unskinny Bop
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Sport Games on 17 September 1990
- Kansas City Chiefs - Denver Broncos : 23 - 24
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