Sunday January 21, 1990

US date format: 1/21/1990, UK date format: 21/1/1990

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 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 Kelly Rohrbach and Britney Gengel. In that special week of January people in US were listening to How Am I Supposed To Live Without You by Michael Bolton. In UK Hangin' Tough by New Kids On The Block was in the top 5 hits. Love at Large, directed by Alan Rudolph, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten by Robert Fulghum was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Hotel Paradies. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Darwin's Dilemma or DragonStrike.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1990 or at January 21 across the years.

likes
Like this day if it is important to you!
history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 21, 1990?


Holidays

  • National Hugging Day
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
  • Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
  • UN Arms Day

Events

  • Bob Goodenow succeeds Alan Eagleson as NHL players association executive director.
  • 41st NHL All-Star Game: Wales beat Campbell 12-7 at Pittsburgh.
  • Patty Sheehan wins LPGA Jamaica Golf Classic.
  • John McEnroe becomes the first ever expelled from the Australian Open for throwing a tantrum and swearing at an official.

Famous Birthday

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

See other popular movies of the week

Love at Large

Love at Large

Directed by: Alan Rudolph

Starring: Tom Berenger, Elizabeth Perkins, Anne Archer, Kate Capshaw

Tremors

Tremors

Directed by: Ron Underwood

Starring: Kevin Bacon, Fred Ward, Finn Carter, Michael Gross

Country: United States of America

Brain Dead

Brain Dead

Directed by: Adam Simon

Starring: Bill Pullman, Bill Paxton, Bud Cort, Nicholas Pryor

Everybody Wins

Everybody Wins

Directed by: Karel Reisz

Starring: Debra Winger, Nick Nolte, Will Patton, Judith Ivey

Internal Affairs

Internal Affairs

Directed by: Mike Figgis

Starring: Richard Gere, Andy Garcia, Nancy Travis, Laurie Metcalf

Country: United States of America

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

Hotel Paradies

Hotel Paradies

The Sweet Life

The Sweet Life

Directed by: Rob Spera

The Simpsons

The Simpsons

Written by:

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

Country: United States of America

Mr. Bean

Mr. Bean

Starring: Rowan Atkinson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Tarrant on TV

Tarrant on TV

Days to next January 21

If January 21, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 8 months, 9 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 22 days.
calendar

Magazine Covers

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

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free

All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten by Robert Fulghum

All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten

By:

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.

Straight by Dick Francis

Straight

By:

A jockey becomes the sole inheritor of his late brother's business, horse, mistress, and enemies.

Among Schoolchildren by Tracy Kidder

Among Schoolchildren

By:

Tracy Kidder -- the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Soul of a New Machine and the extraordinary national bestseller House -- spent nine months in Mrs.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

A.B. Cop

A.B. Cop

Platform: Arcade game

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Sega

Battle Unit Zeoth

Battle Unit Zeoth

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Jaleco Entertainment

Darwin's Dilemma

Darwin's Dilemma

Platform: Macintosh 512K Macintosh Plus Macintosh SE Macintosh LC Macintosh II Sharp X68000

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Inline Design

Akumajō Special: Boku Dracula-kun

Akumajō Special: Boku Dracula-kun

Platform: Famicom, Mobile Phone

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Konami

DragonStrike

DragonStrike

Platform: Amiga, Commodore 64, MS-DOS, NES, Sharp X68000

Genre: Role-playing video game, Combat flight simulator

Publisher: Strategic Simulations, Inc.

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 21, 1990?

On January 21, 1990 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is January 21, 1990?

On January 21, 1990 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on January 21, 1990?

On January 21, 1990 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 21, 1990?

On January 21, 1990 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 21, 1990?

On January 21, 1990 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 21, 1990?

On January 21, 1990 several famous people were born including, Kelly Rohrbach, Britney Gengel, Jacob Smith.

What was the number one song in January 21, 1990?

The number one song in the week of January 21, 1990 was How Am I Supposed To Live Without You by Michael Bolton in US and Hangin' Tough by New Kids On The Block in UK.

What were the top hits on January 21, 1990?

The top hits on January 21, 1990 were How Am I Supposed To Live Without You by Michael Bolton, Pump Up The Jam by Technotronic, Another Day In Paradise by Phil Collins in US and Hangin' Tough by New Kids On The Block, Tears On My Pillow by Kylie Minogue, When You Come Back To Me by Jason Donovan in UK.


Like this day if it is important to you!
likes