Friday April 20, 1990

US date format: 4/20/1990, UK date format: 20/4/1990

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 20, 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 Lu Han (Exo-M) and Audrey Tcheuméo. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor. In UK Vogue by Madonna was in the top 5 hits. Q & A, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while Means Of Ascent by Robert A. Caro was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Jeeves and Wooster. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alpha Waves or CarVup.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • USA- National High Five Day
  • Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
  • Saint Victor (d.303)
  • Saint Marcellinus
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Events

  • Pete Rose pleads guilty to hiding $300,000 in income.
  • STS-31: The Hubble Space Telescope is launched aboard Space Shuttle Discovery.

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Movies

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Q & A

Q & A

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Starring: Nick Nolte, Timothy Hutton, Armand Assante, Patrick O'Neal

The Guardian

The Guardian

Directed by: William Friedkin

Starring: Jenny Seagrove, Dwier Brown, Carey Lowell, Brad Hall

Spaced Invaders

Spaced Invaders

Directed by: Patrick Read Johnson

Starring: Douglas Barr, Royal Dano, Ariana Richards, J.J. Anderson

Bad Jim

Bad Jim

Directed by: Clyde Ware

Starring: James Brolin, Richard Roundtree, John Clark Gable, Harry Carey Jr.

Miami Blues

Miami Blues

Directed by: George Armitage

Starring: Fred Ward, Alec Baldwin, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Cecilia Pérez-Cervera

TV Series

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

Jeeves and Wooster

Starring: Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Gossip

Gossip

Directed by: Davis Guggenheim

Opportunity Knocks

Opportunity Knocks

Directed by: Donald Petrie

Aerolina

Aerolina

Flashback

Flashback

Directed by: Franco Amurri

Days to next April 20

If April 20, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 5 months, 11 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 19 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Means Of Ascent by Robert A. Caro

Means Of Ascent

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Robert A. Caro's life of Lyndon Johnson, which began with the greatly acclaimed The Path to Power, also winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award, continues -- one of the

What I Saw At The Revolution by Peggy  Noonan

What I Saw At The Revolution

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On the hundredth anniversary of Ronald Reagan’s birth comes the twentieth-anniversary edition of Peggy Noonan’s critically acclaimed bestseller What I Saw at the Revolution, for which she provides a new Preface

A Brief History Of Time by Stephen W. Hawking

A Brief History Of Time

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Stephen Hawking has earned a reputation as the most brilliant theoretical physicist since Einstein. In this landmark volume, Professor Hawking shares his blazing intellect with nonscientists everywhere, guiding us expertly to

Megatrends 2000 by John Naisbitt and  Patricia Aburdene

Megatrends 2000

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Offering predictions and modern "soothsayings" for the 1990s and onwards, this book attempts to chart the changes to come, in politics, religion, advertising and culture.

Liar'S Poker by Michael Lewis

Liar'S Poker

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The time was the 1980s. The place was Wall Street. The game was called Liar’s Poker. Michael Lewis was fresh out of Princeton and the London School of Economics when he

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Alpha Waves

Alpha Waves

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, MS-DOS

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Infogrames (International)/Data East (North America)

CarVup

CarVup

Platform: Commodore Amiga, Atari ST

Genre: Platform, puzzle

Publisher: Core Design

American Horseshoes

American Horseshoes

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Taito

Adidas Championship Football

Adidas Championship Football

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Ocean Software

Baseball Stars Professional

Baseball Stars Professional

Platform: Arcade, Neo Geo, Neo Geo CD

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: SNK Corporation

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on April 20, 1990?

On April 20, 1990 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is April 20, 1990?

On April 20, 1990 the zodiac sign was Taurus.

Who was the US President on April 20, 1990?

On April 20, 1990 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 20, 1990?

On April 20, 1990 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on April 20, 1990?

On April 20, 1990 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on April 20, 1990?

On April 20, 1990 several famous people were born including, Lu Han (Exo-M), Audrey Tcheuméo, Lu Han (singer).

Which famous people died on April 20, 1990?

Famous people died on April 20, 1990 include, Horst Sinderman.

What was the number one song in April 20, 1990?

The number one song in the week of April 20, 1990 was Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor in US and Vogue by Madonna in UK.

What were the top hits on April 20, 1990?

The top hits on April 20, 1990 were Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor, Don't Wanna Fall In Love by Jane Child, All Around The World by Lisa Stansfield in US and Vogue by Madonna, The Power by Snap!, Black Velvet by Alannah Myles in UK.


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