Monday December 31, 1990, NewYear’s Eve

US date format: 12/31/1990, UK date format: 31/12/1990

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 31, 1990). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Patrick Chan and Sam Faiers. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Another Day In Paradise by Phil Collins. In UK Hangin' Tough by New Kids On The Block was in the top 5 hits. White Fang, directed by Randal Kleiser, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while California Gold by John Jakes was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Coasting. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Digger T. Rock or Dragon Crystal.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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White Fang

Directed by: Randal Kleiser

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Seymour Cassel, Susan Hogan

New Jack City

Directed by: Mario Van Peebles

Starring: Wesley Snipes, Ice-T, Allen Payne, Chris Rock

Country: United States of America

The Terror Within II

Directed by: Andrew Stevens

Starring: Andrew Stevens, Stella Stevens, Chick Vennera, R. Lee Ermey

Mr. Destiny

Directed by: James Orr

Starring: Jim Belushi, Linda Hamilton, Michael Caine, Jon Lovitz

Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael

Directed by: Jim Abrahams

Starring: Winona Ryder, Jeff Daniels, Laila Robins, Thomas Wilson Brown

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 31, 1990?


    Holidays

  • New Year's Eve on the Gregorian Calendar.

    Events

  • United Somali Congress seizes Presidential Palace.
Sport Games on December 31, 1990

Sport Games on December 31, 1990


TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Coasting

Directed by: Michael P. Noens

The Baby-Sitters Club

Directed by: Melanie Mayron

Boys from the Bush

Written by: Douglas Livingstone

Starring: Tim Healy, Chris Haywood, Mark Haddigan, Nadine Garner

Country: Australia

Dark Shadows

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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

California Gold

By: John Jakes

One man’s ambitious journey into the heart of California’s gold country becomes a pursuit for limitless wealth in the face of devastating ruinAt the height of California’s Gold Rush, men left

Jimmy Stewart And His Poems

By: Jimmy Stewart

"I'm sure I never said to myself: 'Now, Jim--why don't you sit down and write a poem.' It's still a mystery to me, but I think probably it's something that happened

Message From Nam

By: Danielle Steel

As a journalist, Paxton Andrews would experience Vietnam firsthand. We follow her from high school in Savannah to college in Berkeley and then to work in Saigon.For

Daddy

By: Danielle Steel

Oliver Watson's world suddenly dissolves around him when Sarah, his wife of eighteen years, returns to Harvard to get her master's degree. Oliver is left on his own, with three children and a freedom he never wanted and doesn't completely …

The Eleventh Hour

By: Graeme Base

When Horace the elephant turns eleven, he celebrates in style by inviting his exotic friends to a splendid costume party. But a mystery is afoot, for in the midst of the

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Dynowarz: Destruction of Spondylus

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System/NES

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Bandai

Dragon Crystal

Platform: Sega Game Gear, Sega Master System

Genre: Roguelike

Publisher: Sega

E-Motion

Platform: Amiga Amstrad CPC Atari ST Commodore 64 DOS ZX Spectrum Game Boy

Genre: Strategy, action, puzzle

Publisher: NA Accolade; EU U.S. Gold

Digger T. Rock

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Maze, platformer

Publisher: Milton Bradley Company

Dragon Saber

Platform: Arcade, PC Engine, Wii (Virtual Console)

Genre: Vertical scrolling shooter

Publisher: Namco


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