kakorama: a ride into the past


February 4th, 1990...

Today is Sunday !

 Number-one song in the charts today

In the USA:

"How Am I Supposed to Live Without You"
by Michael Bolton

In the UK:
"Nothing Compares 2 U"
by Sinead O'Connor
 TIME Magazine cover this week

TIME Magazine: Joe Foss

(TIME Cover: January the 29th, 1990)

 Famous people born on the 4th of February:

1688 - Pierre de Marivaux, French writer (d. 1763)
1881 - Fernand Léger, French painter (d. 1955)
1902 - Charles Lindbergh, American pilot (d. 1974)
1948 - Alice Cooper, American musician
1953 - Kitaro, Japanese composer
1975 - Natalie Imbruglia, Australian musician and actress

 The Nobel Peace Prize 1990

Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev

for his leading role in the peace process which today characterizes important parts of the international community

President of USSR

Photo: nobelprize.org

 Average price of a dozen eggs in 1990 (USA)

Oscar of the best picture in 1990

Dances With Wolves
directed by Kevin Costner
with Kevin Costner (Lieutenant Dunbar), Graham Greene (Kicking Bird) and Mary McDonnell (Stands With A Fist)

Designed in 1990

The The juicy Salif
by Philippe Starck

Rolling Stone Magazine cover

Billy Joel / Rolling Stone Magazine Vol. 570, January 25, 1990



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