Saturday February 24, 1990
US date format: 2/24/1990, UK date format: 24/2/1990
It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 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 Jaymi Hensley and Stefan Müller.
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 Cratermaze or Daedalian Opus.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 24, 1990?
- Independence Day in Estonia (1918; the Soviet period is considered illegal annexation).
- Flag Day in MTxico.
- St. Sergius
- Dragobete in Romania.
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- Beth Daniel wins LPGA Orix Hawaiian Ladies Golf Open.
- The Lithuanian Soviet Socialist Republic holds the first democratic election in the history of the Soviet Union.
- The Sandinistas are defeated in the Nicaraguan elections, with Violeta Chamorro elected as the new president of Nicaragua, replacing Daniel Ortega.
- The USSR agrees to withdraw all 73,500 troops from Czechoslovakia by July, 1991.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 24, 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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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 24, 1990?
On February 24, 1990 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is February 24, 1990?
On February 24, 1990 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on February 24, 1990?
On February 24, 1990 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 24, 1990?
On February 24, 1990 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on February 24, 1990?
On February 24, 1990 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 24, 1990?
On February 24, 1990 several famous people were born including, Jaymi Hensley, Stefan Müller.
Which famous people died on February 24, 1990?
Famous people died on February 24, 1990 include, Johnnie Ray, Tony Conigliaro, Sandro Pertini.
What was the number one song in February 24, 1990?
The number one song in the week of February 24, 1990 was Opposites Attract by Paula Abdul in US and Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor in UK.
What were the top hits on February 24, 1990?
The top hits on February 24, 1990 were Opposites Attract by Paula Abdul, Escapade by Janet Jackson, Dangerous by Roxette in US and Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor, Get Up (Before The Night Is Over) by Technotronic featuring Ya Kid K, Dub Be Good To Me by Beats International featuring Lindy Layton in UK.