April 1st, 1990, fell on a Sunday. It was day 91 of 1990. The decade was the 1990s.
30 years, 4 months and 9 days have passed since April 1st, 1990.
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The date is April 1st, 1990 and it's a Sunday. People are enjoying their weekend. The summer of 1990 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise.
In America, the song Black Velvet by Alannah Myles is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, The Power by Snap is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Snr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Pretty Woman is at the top of the Box Office.
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. In the Bronx borough of New York City, 87 people have died following an arson attack on an unlicensed social club called Happy Land. Most of the dead are young Hondurans who were celebrating Carnival. The comedy drama film "Driving Miss Daisy" has won the Best Picture award at the Oscars.
American athlete Jesse Owens has been posthumously awarded the Congressional Gold Medal by President Bush. The film "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" is currently being shown in movie theaters. A riot has recently broken out in Trafalgar Square, London over a poll tax that is due to come into effect. 341 people have been arrested and numerous shops have been left damaged.
In wrestling, The Ultimate Warrior has defeated Hulk Hogan at WrestleMania VI. A riot is currently taking place at the Strangeways Prison in Manchester, England. In the United States, the 1990 Census has started.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "Last of the Summer Wine", "The Cosby Show", "Charles in Charge" and "Roseanne". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Duck Hunt", "Super Mario Land", "Golden Axe" and "Herzog Zwei". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Growing Pains", "DuckTales", "Saved by the Bell" and "Doogie Howser, M.D.".
If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Easy-Bake Oven", "Water Ring Toss", "Sylvanian Families" and "Jenga".
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 April 1st, 1990.
"From a Distance" by Bette Midler would go on to win a Grammy for 1990's Song of the Year.
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.
U.S. President George H. W. Bush. was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1990.
"Dances with Wolves" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1990.
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 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.
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.
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"Nellie the Elephant" - "The Simpsons" - "Doogie Howser, M.D." - "Saved by the Bell" - "Hey Dude" - "Babar" - "Chip 'n' Dale's Rescue Rangers" - "Noozles" - "Roseanne" - "Garfield and Friends" - "Count Duckula" - "The Wonder Years" - "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" - "Fireman Sam" - "Full House" - "DuckTales" - "Adventures of the Little Koala" - "21 Jump Street" - "Married... with Children" - "The Real Ghostbusters" - "Pingu" - "Growing Pains" - "Thomas the Tank Engine" - "The Cosby Show" - "Muppet Babies" - "Alvin and the Chipmunks" - "Danger Mouse" - "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood"
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