Sunday February 18, 1990

US date format: 2/18/1990, UK date format: 18/2/1990

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 18, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Park Shin-hye and Didi Gregorius. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Opposites Attract by Paula Abdul. In UK Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor was in the top 5 hits. La Femme Nikita, directed by Luc Besson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while Head First by Norman Cousins was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Aerolina. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dangaioh or Crossed Swords.
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La Femme Nikita

Directed by: Luc Besson

Starring: Anne Parillaud, Marc Duret, Patrick Fontana, Alain Lathière

Country: United States of America

A Tale of Springtime

Directed by: Éric Rohmer

Starring: Anne Teyssèdre, Hugues Quester, Florence Darel, Eloïse Bennett

Rockula

Directed by: Luca Bercovici

Starring: Dean Cameron, Toni Basil, Thomas Dolby, Tawny Fere

Angel Town

Directed by: Eric Karson

Starring: Olivier Gruner, Peter Kwong, Theresa Saldana, Frank Aragon

Spontaneous Combustion

Directed by: Tobe Hooper

Starring: Brad Dourif, Cynthia Bain, Jon Cypher, William Prince

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 18, 1990?


    Holidays

  • Independence Day in The Gambia (1965)

    Events

  • Jane Crafter wins LPGA Phar-Mor at Inverrary Golf Tournament.

    Famous Deaths

  • Hulk : Fictional character in "Death of...

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Aerolina

Flashback

Directed by: Franco Amurri

Hotel Paradies

The Simpsons

Written by: James L. Brooks, Matt Groening, Sam Simon

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

Country: United States of America

Mr. Bean

Starring: Rowan Atkinson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Magazine Covers

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

Books

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

Head First

By: Norman Cousins

"An eloquent plea for two needed emphases: more humane doctor-patient relations, and greater patient involvement in the struggle with disease."—Melvin

The Cuckoo'S Egg

By: Clifford Stoll

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

All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten

By: Robert Fulghum

Twenty-five years ago, Robert Fulghum published a simple credo—a credo that became the phenomenal #1 New York Times bestseller All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten.

Counterattack

By: W. E. B. Griffin

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,

Devices And Desires

By: P. D. James

National Bestseller Featuring the famous Commander Adam Dalgliesh, Devices and Desires is a thrilling and insightfully crafted novel of fallible people caught in a net of secrets, ambitions,

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Aurail

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Shooter game First-person shooter

Publisher: Sega

Dangaioh

Platform: PC-8801

Genre: Adventure, Mecha, Science fiction

Publisher: Technopolis Software

Platform: Super Famicom,[2] PC Engine

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Tonkin House

Platform: Arcade, Neo Geo, Neo-Geo CD

Genre: Hack and slash Beat 'em up Action RPG

Publisher: SNK

European Superleague

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC 6128, Atari ST, PC and Sinclair ZX Spectrum 128/+3

Genre: Sports

Publisher: CDS Microsystems


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