Friday August 24, 1990
US date format: 8/24/1990, UK date format: 24/8/1990
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 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 Catherine Paiz and Juan Pedro Lanzani.
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 Memories of Midnight by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Parenthood.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Combo Racer or A.B. Cop.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 24, 1990?
- Liberia: Flag Day
- RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
- Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
- Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
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- 3,500 peacekeepers arrive in Liberia
- Iraqi troops surround American and other embassies in Kuwait City.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 24, 1990?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?