Tuesday April 24, 1990

US date format: 4/24/1990, UK date format: 24/4/1990

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 24, 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 Kwabs and Kim Tae-ri. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor. In UK Vogue by Madonna was in the top 5 hits. Swarg, directed by David Dhawan, 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 Jeeves and Wooster. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Circuit's Edge or Test Drive III: The Passion.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Alexander (died 178)
  • Genocide Remembrance Day in Armenia.
  • Republic Day in The Gambia (1970).
  • Newman's Day.
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Events

  • US 66th manned space mission STS 31 (Discovery 10) launches into orbit
  • West and East Germany agree to merge currency and economies on July 1st
  • Security law violator Michael Milken pleads guilty to six felonies.
  • STS-31: The Hubble Space Telescope is launched from the Space Shuttle Discovery.

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Movies

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Swarg

Swarg

Directed by: David Dhawan

Starring: Rajesh Khanna, Govinda, Madhavi, Juhi Chawla

Short Time

Short Time

Directed by: Gregg Champion

Starring: Dabney Coleman, Matt Frewer, Teri Garr, Barry Corbin

Begotten

Begotten

Directed by: E. Elias Merhige

Starring: Brian Salzberg, Donna Dempsey, Stephen Charles Barry, James Gandia

Daddy's Dyin'... Who's Got the Will?

Daddy's Dyin'... Who's Got the Will?

Directed by: Jack Fisk

Starring: Beau Bridges, Keith Carradine, Beverly D'Angelo, Tess Harper

Class of 1999

Class of 1999

Directed by: Mark L. Lester

Starring: Bradley Gregg, Traci Lind, Malcolm McDowell, Stacy Keach

TV Series

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Jeeves and Wooster

Jeeves and Wooster

Starring: Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Gossip

Gossip

Directed by: Davis Guggenheim

Opportunity Knocks

Opportunity Knocks

Directed by: Donald Petrie

Aerolina

Aerolina

Flashback

Flashback

Directed by: Franco Amurri

Days to next April 24

If April 24, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 5 months, 2 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 29 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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It Was On Fire When I Lay Down On It by Robert Fulghum

It Was On Fire When I Lay Down On It

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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.

Means Of Ascent by Robert A. Caro

Means Of Ascent

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Robert A. Caro's life of Lyndon Johnson, which began with the greatly acclaimed The Path to Power, also winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award, continues -- one of the

Bitter Sweet by LaVyrle Spencer

Bitter Sweet

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A touching novel about first loves and second chances from the author who "knows how to tug at readers' heartstrings" (Publishers Weekly).

Bright Star by Harold Coyle

Bright Star

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A tense, bitter Middle East truce two years after the Soviets and the U.S. stopped shooting in Iran...A covert war in the Sudan and Ethiopia.

Masquerade by Janet Dailey

Masquerade

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The story of a determined, courageous and intelligent woman, Remy Jardin, who must unravel the mystery behind an accident involving her family's shipping company or risk losing the man she loves

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Beetlejuice

Beetlejuice

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System[1] Game Boy[2] MS-DOS

Genre: Action[1]/Adventure

Publisher: LJN (NES)[1][2] Hi Tech (DOS)

Circuit's Edge

Circuit's Edge

Platform: DOS

Genre: Interactive fiction/role-playing game

Publisher: Infocom

Test Drive III: The Passion

Test Drive III: The Passion

Platform: DOS

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Accolade

Castle of Deceit

Castle of Deceit

Platform: NES

Genre: 2D action platformer

Publisher: Bunch Games

After Burst

After Burst

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Action

Publisher: NCS


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