July 13th, 1990, fell on a Friday. It was day 194 of 1990. The decade was the 1990s.
30 years, 0 months and 29 days have passed since July 13th, 1990.
On This Date
Events that occurred on July 13th, 1990:
The movie Ghost (1990), starring Patrick Swayze, is released.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on July 13th, 1990:
United States: Step By Step - New Kids on the Block
United Kingdom: Sacrifice / Healing Hands - Elton John
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Die Hard 2" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is July 13th, 1990 and it's a Friday. People are looking forward to the weekend. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual.
In America, the song Step By Step by New Kids on the Block is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Sacrifice / Healing Hands by Elton John is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Snr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Die Hard 2 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. West Germany have won the 1990 FIFA World Cup after beating Argentina 1-0 in the final. An 85th minute penalty from German defender Andreas Brehme was enough to seal the victory. The film Ghost, starring Patrick Swayze, is currently being shown in movie theaters.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "Magnum, P.I.", "'Allo 'Allo!", "Murder, She Wrote" and "Charles in Charge". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Super Mario Land", "Herzog Zwei", "Batman: The Video Game" and "Super Mario World". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "The Cosby Show", "Adventures of the Little Koala", "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" and "Noozles".
If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Transformers", "Popples", "Game Boy" and "Polly Pocket".
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 July 13th, 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.
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.
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.
Early 1990s recession
During the start of the 1990s, most of the Western World was affected by a recession, which had been caused by a loss of consumer confidence and restrictive monetary policies by central banks. In 1991, the United Kingdom experienced rioting.
Basic facts and information about this date:
30 years, 0 months and 29 days have passed since July 13th, 1990.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 28 of 1990.
Leap Year: 1990 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on July 13th, 1990, will be 30 years of age.
People born in 1990 belong to the "Generation Y (Millennial)" generation.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 647823600.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around July 13th, 1990:
June 14th, 1990: The Detroit Pistons win the 1990 NBA Finals after they defeat the Portland Trail Blazers 4-1.
George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States on July 13th, 1990.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on July 13th, 1990 was probably conceived around the 3rd of October, 1989. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on July 13th, 1990 is the 22nd of April, 1991. (Rough Estimate).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
World Cup Italia '90 - Soccer game for the Sega Mega Drive.
Super Mario World - Released on the Super Nintendo Entertainment System.
Batman: The Video Game - Released on the Nintendo Entertainment System.
Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse - Released on the Nintendo Entertainment System.
Herzog Zwei - Real-time strategy video game for the SEGA.
Golden Axe - Conan the Barbarian-style beat 'em-up game.
Super Mario Land - Released for the Game Boy.
Gain Ground - Action-strategy arcade game.
Duck Hunt - Light gun shooter game.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about July 13th, 1990.
10,987 days have passed since this date.
949,276,800 seconds have passed since the July 13th, 1990.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,107,489,600 times.
Since July 13th, 1990, earth has travelled approximately 489,826,828,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 158,212,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 81,637,805 steps. That's about 36,283 miles!
Since this date, 11,391,322 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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