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Tuesday August 28, 1990

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 28, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Bojan Krkic and Katie Findlay. 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 Stardust by Robert B. Parker was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Parenthood. If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Cyber Shinobi or Dash Galaxy in the Alien Asylum.
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What the sky looked like on 28 August 1990

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Uncle Buck

Directed by: John Hughes

Starring: John Candy, Macaulay Culkin, Jean Louisa Kelly, Gaby Hoffmann

Country: United States

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Mister Johnson

Directed by: Bruce Beresford

Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Edward Woodward, Maynard Eziashi, Beatie Edney

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Slumber Party Massacre III

Directed by: Sally Mattison

Starring: Keely Christian, Brittain Frye, Michael Harris, David Greenlee

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Cadence

Directed by: Martin Sheen

Starring: Charlie Sheen, Martin Sheen, Jay Brazeau, Matt Clark

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The Comfort of Strangers

Directed by: Paul Schrader

Starring: Christopher Walken, Rupert Everett, Natasha Richardson, Helen Mirren

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Parenthood

Directed by: Ron Howard

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The Last Laugh

Directed by: Kenny Young

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Swamp Thing

Directed by: Wes Craven

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Wish You Were Here

Directed by: Kieran Darcy-Smith

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Parker Lewis Can't Lose

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 August 1990 ?

Holidays:
  • Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
  • Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Stefan Edberg (#1 seeded player) loses in 1st round to Alex Volkov
  • Force 5 tornado strikes the towns of Plainfield, Crest Hill, and Joliet, in Illinois, killing 29 people. Strongest tornado to date to strike the Chicago metropolitan area.
  • Iraq declares Kuwait to be its newest province.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 28, 1990 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1990 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Tengo Todo Excepto A Ti - Luis Miguel
  2. Burbujas De Amor - Juan Luis Guerra 440
  3. Amnesia - Jose Jose
  4. Porque Te Tengo Que Olvidar - Jose Feliciano
  5. Ni Un Roce - Ana Gabriel
  6. Te Amo - Rocio Durcal
  7. Como He De Vivir Sin Tu Carino - Danny Rivera
  8. Peligroso Amor - Myriam Hernandez
  9. Gracias A Tu Amor - Lourdes Robles/Luis Enrique
  10. Azucar Moreno - Ven Devorame Otra Vez

Books

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

Stardust

By: Robert B. Parker

Spenser's never had a client like Jill Joyce, the star of TV's Fifty Minutes. She's beautiful, bitchy, sexy--and someone is stalking her.

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Get Shorty

By: Elmore Leonard

“A Hollywood hit….Taut, inimitable prose and characters who could have only sprung from the mind of Elmore Leonard.” —Detroit NewsThe Chicago Tribune has dubbed Elmore Leonard, “the coolest, hottest writer in

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An Inconvenient Woman

By: Dominick Dunne

Jules Mendelson is wealthy. Astronomically so. He and his wife lead the kind of charity-giving, art-filled, high-society life for which each has been carefully groomed.

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Barbarians At The Gate

By: Bryan Burrough and John Helyar

“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

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Armor Alley

Armor Alley

Platform: MS-DOS, Mac OS

Genre: Horizontal scrolling shooter, Real-time tactics

Publisher: Three-Sixty Pacific Inc.

Dash Galaxy in the Alien Asylum

Dash Galaxy in the Alien Asylum

Platform: NES

Genre: Action Puzzle

Publisher: Data East

The Cyber Shinobi

Platform: Sega Master System

Genre: Platform, hack and slash

Publisher: Sega

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Apocalypse

Platform: Acorn Archimedes (RISC OS)

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: The Fourth Dimension

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American Horseshoes

American Horseshoes

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Taito

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Peter Pan

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS release, part of

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The Wizard

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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The Phantom of the Opera

Studio: Columbia

Format: VHS release

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Pretty Woman

Studio: Touchstone

Format: VHS release

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UHF

Studio: Orion

Format: VHS release

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