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Wednesday 26 December 1990

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Weston Cage and Andy Biersack. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Because I Love You (The Postman Song) by Stevie B. In UK Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice was in the top 5 hits. Kindergarten Cop, directed by Ivan Reitman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while Four Past Midnight by Stephen King was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Madness. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beetlejuice or Apocalypse.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

Madness

Starring: Jonathan Miller

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Abangan ang susunod na kabanata

Starring: Tessie Tomas, Noel Trinidad, Anjo Yllana, Roderick Paulate

Country: Philippines

Video & Arcade Top 10

Starring: Gordon Michael Woolvett, Lexa Doig, Nicki Catney, Paul Johnson

Country: Canada

Andy e Norman

Starring: Andrea Brambilla, Nino Formicola, Carlo Pistarino, Giobbe Covatta

Country: Italy

Memorialul Durerii

Starring: Lucia Hossu-Longin

Country: Romania

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Kindergarten Cop

Directed by: Ivan Reitman

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Penelope Ann Miller, Pamela Reed

Country: United States

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The Godfather: Part III

Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola

Starring: Al Pacino, Diane Keaton, Andy Garcia

Country: United States

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Mermaids

Directed by: Richard Benjamin

Starring: Cher, Bob Hoskins, Winona Ryder

Country: United States

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The Sheltering Sky

Directed by: Bernardo Bertolucci

Starring: Debra Winger, John Malkovich, Campbell Scott

Country: United States

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Awakenings

Directed by: Penny Marshall

Starring: Robert De Niro, Robin Williams, Julie Kavner

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 December 1990 ?

Holidays:
  • First day of Kwanzaa
  • Australia - Proclamation Day (South Australian public holiday), for the foundation of the Australian state of South Australia on December 28, 1836 but commemorated on this day.
  • Wrenboys celebrate Wren in Ireland
  • Period of Ursids meteor shower ends about this day
  • Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia - Tsunami Awareness Day/Tsunami Memorial (or Remembrance) Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Nancy Cruznan: accident victim/right-to-die case, dies at age 33.
  • Gene Callahan: American art director and production designer (d. 1990).
Facts:
  • Garry Kasparov beats Antatoly Karpov to retain chess championship
  • Senior Professional Baseball Association folds

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1990?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Kuwait -- Dec. 24, 1990
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9257
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.45

Books

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

Four Past Midnight

By: Stephen King

The #1 New York Times bestseller—four chilling novellas from Stephen King that will “grab you and not let go” (The Washington Post).One Past Midnight: “The Langoliers” takes a red-eye flight from Los Angeles to Boston into a most unfriendly sky.

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Dazzle

By: Judith Krantz

"Captivating. Krantz's latest tome... is her most erotic yet. Dazzle sizzles." -- Daily News, Los Angeles. Now, Judith Krantz, best-selling author of Scruples, Mistral's Daughter, and

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The Polar Express

By: Chris Van Allsburg

1986 Caldecott Medal Winner A young boy, lying awake one Christmas Eve, is welcomed aboard a magical trip to the North Pole . . . Through dark forests, over tall mountains, and across a desert of ice, the Polar Express ...

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Possession

By: A. S. Byatt

National Bestseller Winner of England’s Booker Prize and the literary sensation of the year, Possession is an exhilarating novel of wit and romance, at once an intellectual mystery and triumphant love

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Angband

Angband

Genre: Roguelike video game

Battle Command

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Commodore Amiga, MS-DOS, Sinclair Spectrum

Genre: Vehicle simulation game

Publisher: Ocean Software

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Beetlejuice

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

Genre: Action[1]/Adventure

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

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Apocalypse

Platform: Acorn Archimedes (RISC OS)

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: The Fourth Dimension

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DragonStrike

DragonStrike

Platform: Amiga, Commodore 64, MS-DOS, NES, Sharp X68000

Genre: Role-playing video game, Combat flight simulator

Publisher: Strategic Simulations, Inc.


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