Sunday 1 January 1989, NewYear’s Day
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Stefan Reinartz and Jason Pierre-Paul.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Every Rose Has Its Thorn by Poison.
In UK Heaven Is A Place On Earth by Belinda Carlisle was in the top 5 hits.
Beaches, directed by Garry Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while The Sands Of Time by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching USA Up All Night.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cobra Triangle or Conflict.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 January 1989 ?
- Stefan Reinartz: Reinartz was born in Engelskirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia.
- Jason Pierre-Paul: Football Player.
- Adèle Haenel: French actress.
- Aleka Stratigou: Greek actress (Born 1926).
- Actress Kelly McGillis gets married
- New York City transit fare rises from $1.00 to $1.15
- Year of the Young Reader begins.
- The Montreal Protocol on Substances That Deplete the Ozone Layer comes into force.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Poison - Every Rose Has Its Thorn
- Bobby Brown - My Prerogative
- Chicago - Look Away
- Anita Baker - Giving You The Best That I Got
- Boy Meets Girl - Waiting For A Star To Fall
- Phil Collins - Two Hearts
- Guns N' Roses - Welcome To The Jungle
- Bangles - In Your Room
- Eddie Money - Walk On Water
- Taylor Dayne - Don't Rush Me
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Belinda Carlisle - Heaven Is A Place On Earth
- Kylie & Jason - Especially For You
- Pet Shop Boys - Always On My Mind
- Erasure - Crackers International (EP)
- Krush - House Arrest
- Neneh Cherry - Buffalo Stance
- Morris Minor & The Majors - Stutter Rap (No Sleep 'Til Bedtime)
- Mike & The Mechanics - The Living Years
- Cher - I Found Someone
- Fine Young Cannibals - She Drives Me Crazy
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