Wednesday October 31, 1990, Halloween

US date format: 10/31/1990, UK date format: 31/10/1990

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 31, 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 Tati Cotliar and Lil JJ. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice. In UK Unchained Melody by The Righteous Brothers was in the top 5 hits. Home Alone, directed by Chris Columbus, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990 while The Plains of Passage by Jean M. Auel was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Coasting. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Test Drive III: The Passion or Battletech: The Crescent Hawks' Revenge.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • October 31st is Nevada Day
  • Protestant Church - Reformation Day: Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses on the Wittenberg church on this day in 1517
  • Wikipedia - Wikipedia:Tim Starling Day
  • Cornwall - Allantide
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Events

  • Pakistan make 3-0 drubbing of New Zealand, Waqar Younis 29 series wkts

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Movies

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Home Alone

Home Alone

Directed by: Chris Columbus

Starring: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern, John Heard

Country: United States of America

Truly Madly Deeply

Truly Madly Deeply

Directed by: Anthony Minghella

Starring: Juliet Stevenson, Alan Rickman, Jenny Howe, Carolyn Choa

Jacob's Ladder

Jacob's Ladder

Directed by: Adrian Lyne

Starring: Tim Robbins, Elizabeth Peña, Danny Aiello, Matt Craven

Country: United States of America

China Cry: A True Story

China Cry: A True Story

Directed by: James F. Collier

Starring: Julia Nickson, France Nuyen, James Shigeta, Russell Wong

Mr. & Mrs. Bridge

Mr. & Mrs. Bridge

Directed by: James Ivory

Starring: Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Saundra McClain, Margaret Welsh

TV Series

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Coasting

Coasting

Directed by: Michael P. Noens

Going Places

Going Places

Directed by: Aaron Mostow

Parenthood

Parenthood

Directed by: Ron Howard

The Last Laugh

The Last Laugh

Directed by: Kenny Young

The Best of... What's Left of... Not Only... But Also

The Best of... What's Left of... Not Only... But Also

Days to next October 31

If October 31, 1990 is your birthday you're 29 years, 10 months, 28 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 3 days.
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Books

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The Plains of Passage by Jean M. Auel

The Plains of Passage

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Jean M. Auel’s enthralling Earth’s Children® series has become a literary phenomenon, beloved by readers around the world. In a brilliant novel as vividly authentic and entertaining as those that came before, Jean M.

Under Siege by Stephen Coonts

Under Siege

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Jake Grafton races against time to extinguish a harrowing terrorist plot in Washington, D.C., and prevent all-out catastrophe from enveloping the nation When the psychotic Colombian drug lord Chano

Darkness Visible by William Styron

Darkness Visible

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A work of great personal courage and a literary tour de force, this bestseller is Styron's true account of his descent into a crippling and almost suicidal depression.

Lady Boss by Jackie Collins

Lady Boss

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THE DANGEROUSLY BEAUTIFUL LUCKY — RETURNS IN LADY BOSS. AND THIS TIME THE SHOCKINGLY SENSUAL, RUTHLESSLY CLEVER LUCKY IS OUT TO CONQUER HOLLYWOOD!. She

The Stand by Stephen King

The Stand

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Stephen King’s apocalyptic vision of a world blasted by plague and tangled in an elemental struggle between good and evil remains as riveting and eerily plausible as when it was first published. A

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Test Drive III: The Passion

Test Drive III: The Passion

Platform: DOS

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Accolade

Cyber Knight

Cyber Knight

Platform: Super Famicom,[2] PC Engine

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Tonkin House

Apocalypse

Apocalypse

Platform: Acorn Archimedes (RISC OS)

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: The Fourth Dimension

Crystalis

Crystalis

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System Game Boy Color

Genre: Action RPG, Action-adventure

Publisher: SNK (NES) Nintendo (Game Boy Color)

Battletech: The Crescent Hawks' Revenge

Battletech: The Crescent Hawks' Revenge

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Real-time tactics

Publisher: Infocom

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on October 31, 1990?

On October 31, 1990 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is October 31, 1990?

On October 31, 1990 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.

Who was the US President on October 31, 1990?

On October 31, 1990 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 31, 1990?

On October 31, 1990 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 31, 1990?

On October 31, 1990 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on October 31, 1990?

On October 31, 1990 several famous people were born including, Tati Cotliar, Aaron Abernathy, Lil JJ.

Which famous people died on October 31, 1990?

Famous people died on October 31, 1990 include, Graig Russel, Hugh McPhillips.

What was the number one song in October 31, 1990?

The number one song in the week of October 31, 1990 was Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice in US and Unchained Melody by The Righteous Brothers in UK.

What were the top hits on October 31, 1990?

The top hits on October 31, 1990 were Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice, Black Cat by Janet Jackson, Love Takes Time by Mariah Carey in US and Unchained Melody by The Righteous Brothers, A Little Time by The Beautiful South, Don't Worry by Kim Appleby in UK.


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