Thursday August 23, 1990

US date format: 8/23/1990, UK date format: 23/8/1990

It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 23, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Trixie Mattel and Seth Curry. 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 Seventh Heaven by Alice Hoffman was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Parenthood. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Creatures or Double Hawk.
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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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 August 1990 ?

Holidays:
  • Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
  • Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
  • Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
  • RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
  • Roman festivals - Vulcanalia
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • David Rose: London, England -- Orchestra leader (Red...
Facts:
  • US begins call up of 46,000 reservists to the Persian Gulf
  • Armenia declares its independence from the Soviet Union.
  • West Germany and East Germany announce that they will unite on October 3.
  • Saddam Hussein appears on Iraqi state television with a number of Western ''guests'' (actually hostages) to try to prevent the Gulf War.
  • Northern Ireland writer Brian Keenan is released from Lebanon after being held hostage for nearly 5 years.

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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 ?

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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An Inconvenient Woman

By: Dominick Dunne

Jules Mendelson is wealthy. Astronomically so. He and his wife lead the kind of charity-giving, art-filled, high-society life for which each has been carefully groomed.

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September

By: Rosamunde Pilcher

A place you will never forgetRosamunde Pilcher's Scotland...where the fields flourish with greenery, the bills bloom with purple, and the lochs glitter with the bright blue of the sky.A

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A Natural History Of The Senses

By: Diane Ackerman

Diane Ackerman's lusciously written grand tour of the realm of the senses includes conversations with an iceberg in Antarctica and a professional nose in New York, along with dissertations on kisses

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Creatures

Creatures

Platform: Commodore 64 Amiga Atari ST

Genre: Puzzle/Platform

Publisher: Thalamus Ltd

Combo Racer

Combo Racer

Platform: Atari ST, Amiga

Genre: Sport

Publisher: Gremlin Graphics

Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon and the Blade of Light[1]

Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon and the Blade of Light[1]

Platform: Famicom

Genre: Tactical role-playing game

Publisher: Nintendo

Double Dragon 3: The Rosetta Stone

Double Dragon 3: The Rosetta Stone

Platform: Arcade, Amstrad CPC, Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, DOS, Game Boy, Mega Drive/Genesis, iOS, Android

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Technōs Japan

Double Hawk

Platform: Master System

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Sega

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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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The Little Mermaid

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS release, part of

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Little Monsters

Format: VHS release

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Tango & Cash

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: VHS release

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Back to the Future Part II

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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