Friday February 23, 1990
US date format: 2/23/1990, UK date format: 23/2/1990
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 23, 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 Karen Kounrouzan and Da'Quan Bowers.
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 Dash Galaxy in the Alien Asylum or F-Zero.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 23, 1990?
- Saint Milburga
- Roman Empire - Terminalia held in honor of Terminus.
- Russia - Defender of the Fatherland Day (formerly Red Army Day or Day of Soviet Army and Navy).
- Blessed odilia of Mombeek
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 23, 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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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 23If February 23, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 7 months, 3 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 28 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?