Wednesday June 27, 1990
US date format: 6/27/1990, UK date format: 27/6/1990
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 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 Campbell Gillies and Lassana Bathily.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Step By Step by New Kids On The Block.
In UK Sacrifice / Healing Hands by Elton John was in the top 5 hits.
Days of Thunder, directed by Tony Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990
while An Inconvenient Woman by Dominick Dunne was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Jeeves and Wooster.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alien Storm or Exodus: Journey to the Promised Land.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 27, 1990?
- National HIV Testing Day in United States
- National Veterans' Day in the United Kingdom 
- Stonewall Day (date of many gay pride celebrations, including those in New York City, San Francisco, Toronto, and Madrid)
- Feast of St Cyril of Alexandria
- Salman Rushdie, condemned to death by Iran, contributes $8600 to help their earthquake victims
- Merrill Lynch begins selling up to US$2.25 billion convertible bonds for the Walt Disney Company, the largest such issue in US history. The bond issue is to raise funds for building Euro Disneyland in France.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 27, 1990?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next June 27If June 27, 1990 is your birthday you're 30 years, 1 month, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 13 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?