Wednesday July 18, 1990

US date format: 7/18/1990, UK date format: 18/7/1990

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 18, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Mattie Stepanek and J. R. Celski. In that special week of July people in US were listening to She Ain't Worth It by Glenn Medeiros. In UK Sacrifice / Healing Hands by Elton John was in the top 5 hits. Presumed Innocent, directed by Alan J. Pakula, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while Second Child by John Saul was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Swamp Thing. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Amida (video game) or Battle Bull.
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Presumed Innocent

Directed by: Alan J. Pakula

Starring: Harrison Ford, Raul Julia, Greta Scacchi, Brian Dennehy

Enemy

Directed by: George Rowe

Starring: Peter Fonda, Tia Carrere, Mako, James Mitchum

Prisoners of the Sun

Directed by: Stephen Wallace

Starring: Bryan Brown, George Takei, Terry O'Quinn, John Bach

Mo' Better Blues

Directed by: Spike Lee

Starring: Denzel Washington, Spike Lee, Wesley Snipes, Giancarlo Esposito

Problem Child

Directed by: Dennis Dugan

Starring: Michael Oliver, John Ritter, Jack Warden, Gilbert Gottfried

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

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    Holidays

  • Uruguay - Constitution Day

TV Series

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

Swamp Thing

Directed by: Wes Craven

Wish You Were Here

Directed by: Kieran Darcy-Smith

Jeeves and Wooster

Starring: Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Cluedo

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Books

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Second Child

By: John Saul

One hundred years ago, in the beautiful village of Secret Cove, Maine, on the night of the annual August Moon Ball, a shy and lovely servant girl committed an act so

Disturbing The Peace

By: Vaclav Havel

An intimate history of Czechoslovakia under communism; a meditation on the social and political role of art, and a triumphant statement of the values underlying all the recent revolutions in Central

Sullivan'S Sting

By: Lawrence Sanders

From the New York Times bestselling author of the Deadly Sins seriescomes the story of a female FBI agent on the most dangerous mission of her career Rita Sullivan is the

Skinny Legs And All

By: Tom Robbins

An Arab and a Jew open a restaurant together across the street from the United Nations…It sounds like the beginning of an ethnic joke, but it’s the axis around which spins

The Bourne Ultimatum

By: Robert Ludlum

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER At a small-town carnival, two men, each mysteriously summoned by telegram, witness a bizarre killing.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Armor Alley

Platform: MS-DOS, Mac OS

Genre: Horizontal scrolling shooter, Real-time tactics

Publisher: Three-Sixty Pacific Inc.

Battle Bull

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Action

Captain Comic II: Fractured Reality

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: side-scrollers

Publisher: ComputerEasy

Amida (video game)

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Coconuts Japan

Captain Skyhawk

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System PlayChoice-10

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: NA Milton Bradley Company; EU Rare


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