Wednesday February 21, 1990
US date format: 2/21/1990, UK date format: 21/2/1990
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 21, 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 Cory Kennedy and David Addy.
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.
The Hunt for Red October, directed by John McTiernan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990
while Hollywood by Gore Vidal was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Aerolina.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Creatures or 1941: Counter Attack.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 21, 1990?
- Saint Pepin of Landen
- Language Martyrs' Day - A day celebrated by Bengali speaking people for gaining right of mother tongue.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Peter Damiani.
- Saint Randoald
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- 32nd Grammy Awards: "Wind Beneath My Wings", Nick of Time win.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 21, 1990?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Stacy Lattisaw & Johnny Gill - Where Do We Go From Here
- Michel'le - No More Lies
- Paula Abdul (Duet With The Wild Pair) - Opposites Attract
- Ruby Turner - It's Gonna Be Alright
- Surface - Can We Spend Some Time
- Soul II Soul - Jazzie's Groove
- Janet Jackson - Escapade
- Salt-N-Pepa - Expression
- Christopher Williams - Promises, Promises
- Quincy Jones - The Secret Garden
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Days to next February 21If February 21, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 7 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 26 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?