March 18th, 1990, fell on a Sunday. It was day 77 of 1990. The decade was the 1990s.
31 years, 1 months and 1 days have passed since March 18th, 1990.
On This Date
Events that occurred on March 18th, 1990:
15-year-old twins Dannette and Jeanette Millbrook go missing in Augusta, Georgia.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on March 18th, 1990:
United States: Escapade - Janet Jackson
United Kingdom: Dub Be Good To Me - Beats International
Movie Box Office
Which movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Hunt for Red October" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is March 18th, 1990 and it's a Sunday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Pisces. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.
Spring has arrived and the days have become longer. St. Patrick's Day of 1990 has recently come and gone. In America, the song Escapade by Janet Jackson is on top of the singles charts.
Over in the UK, Dub Be Good To Me by Beats International is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Snr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Hunt for Red October is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, Margaret Thatcher is the current Prime Minister.
In fashion, many of the trends from the late 80s are still popular. Colored tights, denim overalls, leotards, flannel shirts and shoulder pads are all fashionable at the moment. It's 1990, so the airwaves are being dominated by music artists such as Sinéad O'Connor, Paula Abdul, Janet Jackson, Vanilla Ice, Mariah Carey, Stevie B, Madonna and MC Hammer. British journalist Farzad Bazoft has been hanged to death in Iraq for spying for Israel, despite any conclusive evidence.
Fernando Collor de Mello has become the first democratically-elected president of Brazil in over 25 years. The dissolution of the Soviet Union is continuing. The USSR has declared that Lithuania's recent declaration of independence is "invalid". Meanwhile, Soviet troops have started to withdraw from Hungary. In East Germany, the first free elections have just been held. The dissolution of the Soviet Union is continuing. The USSR has declared that Lithuania's recent declaration of independence is "invalid". Meanwhile, Soviet troops have started to withdraw from Hungary. In East Germany, the first free elections have just been held.
On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Columbo.", "The Golden Girls", "21 Jump Street" and "Full House". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Golden Axe", "Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse", "Batman: The Video Game" and "Super Mario World". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Danger Mouse", "Adventures of the Little Koala", "Full House" and "Doogie Howser, M.D.".
If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "My Little Pony (figures)", "Transformers", "Popples" and "Yo-yo".
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 March 18th, 1990.
Bette Midler - "From a Distance"
"From a Distance" by Bette Midler would go on to win a Grammy for 1990's Song of the Year.
Costs in 1990.
In 1990, $100 USD was worth roughly $195 in today's money. i.e. A weekly wage of $300 in 1990 would the same as receiving $585 in 2019. A house in the United States could be purchased for around $122,000 in 1990. Gas was about $1.15 per gallon. Adjusted for inflation, that would be the same as paying $1.89 per gallon in 2019.
George H. W. Bush.
U.S. President George H. W. Bush. was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1990.
Dances with Wolves
"Dances with Wolves" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1990.
Best football players in 1990.
The best soccer / football players in 1990 were Lothar Matthäus, Diego Maradona, Salvatore Schillaci, Andreas Brehme, Paul Gascoigne, Franco Baresi, Enzo Scifo, Jürgen Klinsmann, Roberto Baggio, Frank Rijkaard and Guido Buchwald.
1990 in movies.
Movies released in 1990 included Ghost, Home Alone, Pretty Woman, Total Recall, Dances with Wolves, Back to the Future Part III, Kindergarten Cop, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Presumed Innocent, Die Hard 2, Gremlins 2 and Predator 2.
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.
Who were the best NBA players in 1990?
In 1990, the best NBA players were Magic Johnson, Michael Jordan, Charles Barkley, Karl Malone, Patrick Ewing, Larry Bird, Akeem Olajuwon, John Stockton, Tom Chambers, Kevin Johnson, James Worthy, Chris Mullin, David Robinson, Clyde Drexler and Joe Dumars.
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.
Basic facts and information about this date:
This date fell on a weekend.
31 years, 1 months and 1 days have passed since March 18th, 1990.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 11 of 1990.
Leap Year: 1990 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on March 18th, 1990, will be 31 years of age.
George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on March 18th, 1990?
Margaret Thatcher was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland on this date?
Charles Haughey was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on March 18th, 1990 was probably conceived around the 8th of June, 1989. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 18th, 1990 is the 26th of December, 1990. (Rough Estimate).
How old was I?
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on March 18th, 1990.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about March 18th, 1990.
11,356 days have passed since this date.
981,154,800 seconds have passed since the March 18th, 1990.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,144,680,600 times.
Since March 18th, 1990, earth has travelled approximately 506,275,876,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 163,525,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 84,379,313 steps. That's about 37,502 miles!
Since this date, 11,773,858 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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