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..
Which were the important events of April 24, 1990?
- Saint Alexander (died 178)
- Genocide Remembrance Day in Armenia.
- Republic Day in The Gambia (1970).
- Newman's Day.
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- 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.
- Joseph Leberman: Entertainer.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 24, 1990?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Sinead O'Connor - Nothing Compares 2 U
- Jane Child - Don't Wanna Fall In Love
- Calloway - I Wanna Be Rich
- Lisa Stansfield - All Around The World
- Michael Bolton - How Can We Be Lovers
- Babyface - Whip Appeal
- Luther Vandross - Here And Now
- Mötley Crüe - Without You
- A'me Lorain - Whole Wide World
- Heart - All I Wanna Do Is Make Love To You
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- After 7 - Ready Or Not
- Bell Biv DeVoe - Poison
- Regina Belle - What Goes Around
- Howard Hewett - Show Me
- Freddie Jackson - All Over You (From "Def By Temptation")
- Johnny Gill - Rub You The Right Way
- Digital Underground - The Humpty Dance
- Tyler Collins - Girls Nite Out
- Troop - Spread My Wings
- Soul II Soul - Get A Life
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next April 24If 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.
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?