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Tuesday August 21, 1990

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 21, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Bo Burnham and Steven Serge. In that special week of August people in US were listening to Vision Of Love by Mariah Carey. In UK Turtle Power by Partners In Kryme was in the top 5 hits. Cadence, directed by Martin Sheen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while Stardust by Robert B. Parker was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Parenthood. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Disk NG or Dragon Saber.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 21 August 1990

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Cadence

Directed by: Martin Sheen

Starring: Charlie Sheen, Martin Sheen, Jay Brazeau, Matt Clark

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The Comfort of Strangers

Directed by: Paul Schrader

Starring: Christopher Walken, Rupert Everett, Natasha Richardson, Helen Mirren

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The Hot Spot

Directed by: Dennis Hopper

Starring: Don Johnson, Virginia Madsen, Jennifer Connelly, Charles Martin Smith

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American Ninja 4: The Annihilation

Directed by: Cedric Sundstrom

Starring: Michael Dudikoff, David Bradley, James Booth, Dwayne Alexandre

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After Dark, My Sweet

Directed by: James Foley

Starring: Jason Patric, Rachel Ward, Bruce Dern, Rocky Giordani

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TV Series

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

Parenthood

Directed by: Ron Howard

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The Last Laugh

Directed by: Kenny Young

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Swamp Thing

Directed by: Wes Craven

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Wish You Were Here

Directed by: Kieran Darcy-Smith

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Haywire

Starring: Brad Slaight

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 August 1990 ?

Holidays:
  • Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
  • Orthodox - Thaddaeus
  • RC saints - Pope Pius X
  • Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • George Adamson: British conservationist (Born Free), murdered in Kenya.
Facts:
  • Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Nigeria, and Sierra Leone send peacekeepers to intervene in the First Liberian Civil War.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 21, 1990 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1990 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Tengo Todo Excepto A Ti - Luis Miguel
  2. Amnesia - Jose Jose
  3. Gracias A Tu Amor - Lourdes Robles/Luis Enrique
  4. Ni Un Roce - Ana Gabriel
  5. Te Amo - Rocio Durcal
  6. Burbujas De Amor - Juan Luis Guerra 440
  7. Porque Te Tengo Que Olvidar - Jose Feliciano
  8. Como He De Vivir Sin Tu Carino - Danny Rivera
  9. Alvaro Torres - Si Estuvieras Conmigo
  10. El Carino Es Como Una Flor - Rudy La Scala

Books

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

Stardust

By: Robert B. Parker

Spenser's never had a client like Jill Joyce, the star of TV's Fifty Minutes. She's beautiful, bitchy, sexy--and someone is stalking her.

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Men At Work

By: George F. Will

In his classic tribute to America's pastime—now with a new introduction—political commentator, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, and lifelong sports enthusiast George F.

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Barbarians At The Gate

By: Bryan Burrough and John Helyar

“One of the finest, most compelling accounts of what happened to corporate America and Wall Street in the 1980’s.”—New York Times Book ReviewA #1 New York Times bestseller and arguably the

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Hammerheads

By: Dale Brown

Bestselling author Dale Brown tackles the controversial subject on America's drug war. The U.S. government has created an all-new drug-defense agency--Hammerheades--that will never make the war against drugs the same.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Combo Racer

Combo Racer

Platform: Atari ST, Amiga

Genre: Sport

Publisher: Gremlin Graphics

Disk NG

Disk NG

Platform: MSX

Publisher: Namco

Captive

Captive

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, PC (DOS)

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Mindscape

Bo Jackson Baseball

Bo Jackson Baseball

Platform: NES, MS-DOS, Amiga

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Data East Mindscape

Dragon Saber

Dragon Saber

Platform: Arcade, PC Engine, Wii (Virtual Console)

Genre: Vertical scrolling shooter

Publisher: Namco

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Downtown

Format: VHS release

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Alice in Wonderland

Studio: Disney

Format: part of The Classics, VHS re-release

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The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Studio: Fox

Format: VHS re-release, 15th Anniversary Edition

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The Phantom of the Opera

Studio: Columbia

Format: VHS release

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Lethal Weapon 2

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: VHS release

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