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Tuesday 23 October 1990

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on October 23, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Stan Walker and Kevin Hasell. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Black Cat by Janet Jackson. In UK Show Me Heaven by Maria McKee was in the top 5 hits. Jacob's Ladder, directed by Adrian Lyne, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while The Cat And The Curmudgeon by Cleveland Amory was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Coasting. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bonanza Bros. or Dragon Saber.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 23 October 1990

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Jacob's Ladder

Directed by: Adrian Lyne

Starring: Tim Robbins, Elizabeth Peña, Danny Aiello, Matt Craven

Country: United States

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China Cry: A True Story

Directed by: James F. Collier

Starring: Julia Nickson, France Nuyen, James Shigeta, Russell Wong

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Mr. & Mrs. Bridge

Directed by: James Ivory

Starring: Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Saundra McClain, Margaret Welsh

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Prayer of the Rollerboys

Directed by: Rick King

Starring: Corey Haim, Patricia Arquette, Christopher Collet, Julius Harris

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Bullseye!

Directed by: Michael Winner

Starring: Michael Caine, Roger Moore, Sally Kirkland, Deborah Moore

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Coasting

Directed by: Michael P. Noens

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Going Places

Directed by: Aaron Mostow

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Parenthood

Directed by: Ron Howard

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The Last Laugh

Directed by: Kenny Young

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Memoari porodice Milic

Starring: Zijah Sokolovic, Etela Pardo, Milos Stojanovic, Sabrina Sadikovic

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 October 1990 ?

Holidays:
  • Chemistry: Mole Day
  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Scorpio in Western tropical astrology.
  • Hungary - National Day (revolution of 1956 and the proclamation of the Republic of Hungary in 1989)
  • Also see October 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Giovanni da Capistrano; Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Louis Althusser: French-Algerian philosopher and teacher at the ENS, a Marxist and an author.
Facts:
  • Iraq announces release of 330 French hostages.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 23, 1990 - Geocentric view

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Cat And The Curmudgeon

By: Cleveland Amory

Despite his hard-knock beginnings, Polar Bear is finicky about his newfound fame. Will nine lives be enough for him to answer all his fan mail?

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The Politics Of Rich And Poor

By: Kevin Phillips

The enormous concentration of wealth in the United States during the 1980s--most of it in the hands of the top 1% of the population--will provoke what Phillips calls a watershed change

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Hocus Pocus

By: Kurt Vonnegut

From the author of Timequake, this "irresistible" novel (Cleveland Plain Dealer) tells the story of Eugene Debs Hartke-Vietnam veteran, jazz pianist, college professor, and prognosticator of the apocalypse.

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By Way Of Deception

By: Victor Ostrovsky and Claire Hoy

The # 1 New York Times best seller the Israeli foreign intelligence agency The Mossad tried to ban. The making of a Mossad officer is the true story of an officer

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Crazy Sue

Crazy Sue

Platform: Amiga, Commodore 64, Atari ST, PC

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: cover disk of Amiga Fun magazine by MC Publications (UK)

Bonanza Bros.

Bonanza Bros.

Platform: Arcade, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Commodore Amiga, Virtual Console, Sega Master System, TurboGrafx-CD, Sega Mega Drive, Sharp X68000, Windows (Steam), ZX Spectrum, PlayStation 2, Cloud (OnL

Genre: PlatformerStealth

Publisher: Sega (Arcade/consoles) U.S. Gold (Home Computers)

European Soccer Challenge

European Soccer Challenge

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari Lynx, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Software Sorcery

Crystals of Arborea

Crystals of Arborea

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST and PC

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Silmarils

Dragon Saber

Dragon Saber

Platform: Arcade, PC Engine, Wii (Virtual Console)

Genre: Vertical scrolling shooter

Publisher: Namco

Home videos

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

RoboCop 2

Studio: Orion

Format: VHS release

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Alice in Wonderland

Studio: Disney

Format: part of The Classics, VHS re-release

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Little Monsters

Format: VHS release

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The Secret of NIMH

Studio: MGM

Format: VHS re-release

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Young Einstein

Format: VHS release

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