Monday August 27, 1990
US date format: 8/27/1990, UK date format: 27/8/1990
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 27, 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 Luuk de Jong and Stephanie Villa.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to If Wishes Came True by Sweet Sensation.
In UK The Joker by The Steve Miller Band was in the top 5 hits.
Uncle Buck, directed by John Hughes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990
while A Natural History Of The Senses by Diane Ackerman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Parenthood.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Boxy Boy or A.B. Cop.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 27, 1990?
- Moldova - Independence Day (from the USSR, 1991)
- Roman festivals - Volturnalia held in honor of Volturnus
- RC Saints - Saint Monica of Hippo
- Brewers-Blue Jays game is delayed 35 minutes due to gnats
- Rosa Mota wins female marathon (2:31:27)
- 52 Americans arrive in Turkey from Iraq.
- WWF Summer Slam: Ultimate Warrior beats Rick Rude.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 27, 1990?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- The Steve Miller Band - The Joker
- Bombalurina - Itsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
- Deee-Lite - Groove Is In The Heart / What Is Love
- Deacon Blue - Four Bacharach And David Songs (EP)
- Maria McKee - Show Me Heaven
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