Thursday July 26, 1990

US date format: 7/26/1990, UK date format: 26/7/1990

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on July 26, 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 ASAP Nast and Alexandria Rice. In that special week of July people in US were listening to She Ain't Worth It by Glenn Medeiros. In UK Sacrifice / Healing Hands by Elton John was in the top 5 hits. Young Guns II, directed by Geoff Murphy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while Killing Mister Watson by Peter Matthiessen was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Swamp Thing. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Countdown or Antago.
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Historical Events

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Events

  • General Hospital tapes its 7,000th episode
  • President Bush signs Americans With Disabilities Act
  • Roseanne Barr sings National Anthem at Reds-Padres game
  • U.S. President George H.W. Bush signs the Americans with Disabilities Act, designed to protect disabled Americans from discrimination.
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Movies

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Young Guns II

Young Guns II

Directed by: Geoff Murphy

Starring: Emilio Estevez, Kiefer Sutherland, Lou Diamond Phillips, Christian Slater

Jeevan Ek Sanghursh

Jeevan Ek Sanghursh

Directed by: Rahul Rawail

Starring: Rakhee Gulzar, Anil Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Anupam Kher

Presumed Innocent

Presumed Innocent

Directed by: Alan J. Pakula

Starring: Harrison Ford, Raul Julia, Greta Scacchi, Brian Dennehy

Enemy

Enemy

Directed by: George Rowe

Starring: Peter Fonda, Tia Carrere, Mako, James Mitchum

Prisoners of the Sun

Prisoners of the Sun

Directed by: Stephen Wallace

Starring: Bryan Brown, George Takei, Terry O'Quinn, John Bach

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TV Series

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Swamp Thing

Swamp Thing

Directed by: Wes Craven

Wish You Were Here

Wish You Were Here

Directed by: Kieran Darcy-Smith

Beyond the Groove

Beyond the Groove

The World of Chemistry

The World of Chemistry

Riacho Doce

Riacho Doce

Days to next July 26

If July 26, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 2 months, 2 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 28 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Killing Mister Watson by Peter Matthiessen

Killing Mister Watson

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Drawn from fragments of historical fact, Matthiessen's masterpiece brilliantly depicts the fortunes and misfortunes of Edgar J. Watson, a real-life entrepreneur and outlaw who appeared in the lawless Florida Everglades around

Liar'S Poker by Michael Lewis

Liar'S Poker

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The time was the 1980s. The place was Wall Street. The game was called Liar’s Poker. Michael Lewis was fresh out of Princeton and the London School of Economics when he

Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton by Edward Rice

Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton

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Thirty-four illustrative plates in two sections--some are quite unique, with a Tantric initiate; India in Burton's period; Burton in turban and robes; one rare photo taken before the tragic year of

Barbarians At The Gate by Bryan  Burrough and John Helyar

Barbarians At The Gate

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“One of the finest, most compelling accounts of what happened to corporate America and Wall Street in the 1980’s.”—New York Times Book ReviewA #1 New York Times bestseller and arguably the

Megatrends 2000 by John Naisbitt and  Patricia Aburdene

Megatrends 2000

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Offering predictions and modern "soothsayings" for the 1990s and onwards, this book attempts to chart the changes to come, in politics, religion, advertising and culture.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Captain Comic II: Fractured Reality

Captain Comic II: Fractured Reality

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: side-scrollers

Publisher: ComputerEasy

Countdown

Countdown

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Access Software

Antago

Antago

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Art of Dreams

Darwin's Dilemma

Darwin's Dilemma

Platform: Macintosh 512K Macintosh Plus Macintosh SE Macintosh LC Macintosh II Sharp X68000

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Inline Design

Carrier Air Wing

Carrier Air Wing

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Capcom

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on July 26, 1990?

On July 26, 1990 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is July 26, 1990?

On July 26, 1990 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on July 26, 1990?

On July 26, 1990 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 26, 1990?

On July 26, 1990 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 26, 1990?

On July 26, 1990 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on July 26, 1990?

On July 26, 1990 several famous people were born including, ASAP Nast, Issa Gold, Alexandria Rice.

Which famous people died on July 26, 1990?

Famous people died on July 26, 1990 include, Brent Mydland.

What was the number one song in July 26, 1990?

The number one song in the week of July 26, 1990 was She Ain't Worth It by Glenn Medeiros in US and Sacrifice / Healing Hands by Elton John in UK.

What were the top hits on July 26, 1990?

The top hits on July 26, 1990 were She Ain't Worth It by Glenn Medeiros, Vision Of Love by Mariah Carey, Cradle Of Love by Billy Idol in US and Sacrifice / Healing Hands by Elton John, Mona by Craig McLachlan & Check 1-2, Turtle Power by Partners In Kryme in UK.


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