Monday May 21, 1990
US date format: 5/21/1990, UK date format: 21/5/1990
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 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 ASAP TyY and Scotty Leavenworth.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Vogue by Madonna.
In UK Killer by Adamski was in the top 5 hits.
Back to the Future Part III, directed by Robert Zemeckis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990
while September by Rosamunde Pilcher was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Jeeves and Wooster.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dynowarz: Destruction of Spondylus or Devil's Crush.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 21, 1990?
- Saint Constantine the Great
- Saints Constantine and Helena
- Saint Mireille
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- Dow Jones Average hits a record 2,844.68
- Last episode of Newhart airs on CBS-TV
- Democratic Republic of Yemen and North Yemen agree to merge into the Republic of Yemen.
- In Kashmir, a Kashmiri Islamic leader is assassinated and Indian security forces open fire on mourners carrying his body, killing at least 47 people.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 21, 1990?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #4 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- En Vogue - Hold On
- Janet Jackson - Alright
- Johnny Gill - Rub You The Right Way
- Tony Toni Tone - The Blues
- Quincy Jones With Tevin Campbell - Tomorrow (A Better You, Better Me)
- Soul II Soul - Get A Life
- Today - Why You Get Funky On Me (From "House Party")
- The Winans - It's Time
- M.C. Hammer - U Can't Touch This
- Michael Cooper - My Baby's House
Top #1 Latin songs
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