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Wednesday August 22, 1990

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 22, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Margaux Farrell and Randall Cobb. 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 It Was On Fire When I Lay Down On It by Robert Fulghum was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Parenthood. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Air Diver: F-119 Stealth Fighter Simulation or BatMUD.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 22 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 22 August 1990 ?

Holidays:
  • RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Merlin Marston: Actor (Blue Sky), dies of non-Hodgkins lymphoma at 45.
Facts:
  • President Bush calls up military reserves
  • US President George Bush calls up military reserves.
  • U.S. President Bush calls up U.S. military reservists for service in the Persian Gulf Crisis.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 22, 1990 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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

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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 ?

It Was On Fire When I Lay Down On It

By: Robert Fulghum

In his first phenomenal best-seller, EVERYTHING I NEED TO KNOW I LEARNED IN KINDERGARTEN, Robert Fulghum reminded readers everywhere of some plain and still-true truths.

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Megatrends 2000

By: John Naisbitt and Patricia Aburdene

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.

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Seventh Heaven

By: Alice Hoffman

Nora Silk doesn’t really fit in on Hemlock Street, where every house looks the same. She's divorced. She wears a charm bracelet and high heels and red toreador pants.

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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Battle Bull

Battle Bull

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Action

Air Diver: F-119 Stealth Fighter Simulation

Air Diver: F-119 Stealth Fighter Simulation

Platform: Sega Genesis

Genre: Combat flight simulator

Publisher: Seismic (Asmik Ace Entertainment in Japan)

Dizzy Panic!

Dizzy Panic!

Platform: Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Sega Master System, Sega Game Gear

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Codemasters

Circuit's Edge

Circuit's Edge

Platform: DOS

Genre: Interactive fiction/role-playing game

Publisher: Infocom

BatMUD

BatMUD

Platform: Platform independent

Genre: Fantasy MUD

Home videos

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

Little Monsters

Format: VHS release

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Total Recall

Studio: Carolco

Format: VHS release, distributed by LIVE Entertainment

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Jetsons: The Movie

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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The Sword in the Stone

Studio: Disney

Format: part of The Classics, VHS re-release

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Gross Anatomy

Studio: Touchstone

Format: VHS release

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