December 26th, 1990, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 360 of 1990. The decade was the 1990s.
29 years, 7 months and 19 days have passed since December 26th, 1990.
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The date is December 26th, 1990 and it's a Wednesday. Christmas Day of 1990 has just passed and many people are relaxing at home and enjoying the holiday season. In America, the song Because I Love You by Stevie B is on top of the singles charts.
Over in the UK, Saviour's Day by Cliff Richard 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. 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.
A civil war has broken out in the African nation of Rwanda. Iraqi forces are continuing to occupy Kuwait following an invasion at the start of August. The UN Security Council has given Iraq a deadline to withdraw from the country by the 15th of January. If Iraqi forces fail to withdraw on time, "all necessary means" will be used to push them out. The films Home Alone, Godfather III, Edward Scissorhands and Kindergarten Cop are currently being shown in movie theaters.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "The Cosby Show", "The Golden Girls", "Star Trek: The Next Generation" and "Saved by the Bell". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Super Mario Land", "Golden Axe", "Herzog Zwei" and "Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Chip 'n' Dale's Rescue Rangers", "The Simpsons", "Blossom" and "Are You Afraid of the Dark?".
If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Easy-Bake Oven", "My Little Pony (figures)", "Transformers" and "Jenga".
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"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.
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.
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"Are You Afraid of the Dark?" - "Beverly Hills, 90210" - "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" - "Rosie and Jim" - "Blossom" - "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" - "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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