November 27th, 1990, fell on a Tuesday. It was day 331 of 1990. The decade was the 1990s.
30 years, 0 months and 4 days have passed since November 27th, 1990.
On This Date
Events that occurred on November 27th, 1990:
John Major becomes the new leader of the Conservative Party.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on November 27th, 1990:
United States: I'm Your Baby Tonight - Whitney Houston
United Kingdom: Ice Ice Baby - Vanilla Ice
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Child's Play 2" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is November 27th, 1990 and it's a Tuesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Sagittarius. It's November, so the evenings are getting darker and the days are getting colder.
In America, the song I'm Your Baby Tonight by Whitney Houston is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Snr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Child's Play 2 is at the top of the Box Office.
In the United Kingdom, Margaret Thatcher is the current Prime Minister. 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. Despite international condemnation, economic sanctions and demands from the UN Security Council, Saddam Hussein's forces are continuing to occupy Kuwait.
A civil war has broken out in the African nation of Rwanda. In Europe, the Soviet Union is continuing to dissolve. Pop star Madonna has just released her greatest hits album "The Immaculate Collection".
The films "Rocky V", "Home Alone" and "Predator 2" currently being shown in movie theaters. Tributes are pouring in for author Roald Dahl, who recently passed away due to a rare cancer of the blood called myelodysplastic syndrome. MTV has banned Madonna's music video for "Justify My Love" after executives deemed it to be too explicit.
Following a leadership challenge, Margaret Thatcher has decided to step down as leader of the Conservative Party after 15 years of being in charge. Thatcher has been succeeded by John Major. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Dallas", "Only Fools and Horses", "The Flash" and "Beverly Hills, 90210". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "The Revenge of Shinobi", "Super Mario World", "World Cup Italia '90" and "Railroad Tycoon".
Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "21 Jump Street", "Count Duckula", "Garfield and Friends" and "Rosie and Jim". Popular toys include the likes of "Easy-Bake Oven", "Water Ring Toss", "Game Boy" 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 November 27th, 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.
Home Alone (1990)
The movie "Home Alone", starring Macaulay Culkin, would have been showing in movie theaters at this time.
Basic facts and information about this date:
30 years, 0 months and 4 days have passed since November 27th, 1990.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 48 of 1990.
Leap Year: 1990 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on November 27th, 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 659664000.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around November 27th, 1990:
October 31st, 1990: Irish politics: Brian Lenihan is dismissed from the government amid allegations that he lied about pressuring President Patrick Hillery not to dissolve the Dail in 1982.
George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on November 27th, 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 November 27th, 1990 was probably conceived around the 17th of February, 1990. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on November 27th, 1990 is the 6th of September, 1991. (Rough Estimate).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse - A platform game that was originally released on the Sega Mega Drive.
Railroad Tycoon - Business simulation game designed by Sid Meier.
Wing Commander - A sci-fi space simulation game that was released for PC DOS.
Phantasy Star II - RPG game developed by SEGA.
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.
The Revenge of Shinobi - Platform game by SEGA.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about November 27th, 1990.
10,962 days have passed since this date.
947,116,800 seconds have passed since the November 27th, 1990.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,104,969,600 times.
Since November 27th, 1990, earth has travelled approximately 488,712,268,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 157,852,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 81,452,045 steps. That's about 36,201 miles!
Since this date, 11,365,402 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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