Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Capricorn.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1990 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
Native American Zodiac: The 8th of January, 1990 falls under the Goose.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.
Age: Anyone born on the 8th of January, 1990, will be 29 years of age.
American Format: 01-08-1990 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1990-01-08. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19900108" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 631756800.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 8th of January, 1990:
United States: Another Day In Paradise - Phil Collins
United Kingdom: Hangin' Tough - New Kids on the Block
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "The War of the Roses" was at the top of the box office on this date.
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 8th of January, 1990.
At the start of 1990, Polly Pocket began to grow in popularity.
Early 1990s Fashion
Early 1990s fashion saw a continuation of the 1980s. Popular outfits included clothes such as coloured tights, denim overalls, black leather jackets with shoulder pads, neon coloured tops, flannel shirts, plaid skirts and ripped jeans.
1990 in music.
Popular artists in 1990 included Vanilla Ice, Adamski, Elton John, Sinead O'Connor, Robert Plant, Madonna, ZZ Top, Snap!, INXS, Maria McKee, Ice Cube, MC Hammer and The Beautiful South.
Weather information for the 8th of January, 1990:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 11.3 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. There were 3 hours of sunshine.
New York, USA: Temperature: 35.9 degrees Fahrenheit. 2.17 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
London, England: Temperature: 7.94 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.02cm.
Who was the US President on this particular date?
George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States on the 8th of January, 1990.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 8th of January, 1990 was probably conceived around the 31st of March, 1989. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 8th of January, 1990 is the 18th of October, 1990. (Rough Estimate).
Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 8th of January, 1990. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 8th of January, 1990.
10,666 days have passed since this date.
921,542,400 seconds have passed since the 8th of January, 1990.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,075,132,800 times.
Since the 8th of January, 1990, earth has travelled approximately 475,515,878,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 153,590,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 79,252,646 steps. That's about 35,223 miles!
Since this date, 11,058,509 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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