Friday 1 September 1989
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Cold Hearted by Paula Abdul.
In UK Swing The Mood by Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers was in the top 5 hits.
Kickboxer, directed by Mark DiSalle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while The Russia House by John le Carré was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 1 September 1989 ?
- Start of the season when oysters are fit to eat (when month names contain an "R")
- Uzbekistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- In the Eastern Orthodox Church, the new liturgical year begins on September 1. Also see September 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics).
- Church of England - Saint Giles
- Cameroon - Jour d'Union Nationale Camerounaise
- Libya - Revolution Day (1969)
- Russia - Knowledge Day
- Singapore - Teacher's Day
- Start of the partridge-shooting season ("St.Partridge").
- Slovakia - Constitution Day
- Start of cold season.
- Start of new school year in many countries.
- Daniel Sturridge: English footballer.
- Astrid Besser: Italian tennis player.
- Juliana Lohmann: Brazilian actress.
- Jefferson Montero: Ecuadorian footballer.
- Tom Kaulitz: Guitarist in the German rock Band.
- Bill Kaulitz: German singer, songwriter, voice actor, designer and model. He is best known for his work from 2001 to the present as the lead singer of the band Tokio Hotel. His identical twin Tom, ten minutes older than Bill, is guitarist of the band.
- Anything Goes closes at Beaumont Theater NYC after 804 performances
- Princess Anne and Mark Phillips announce their separation.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Richard Marx - Right Here Waiting
- Paula Abdul - Cold Hearted
- Gloria Estefan - Don't Wanna Lose You
- New Kids On The Block - Hangin' Tough
- Warrant - Heaven
- The Jeff Healey Band - Angel Eyes
- Surface - Shower Me With Your Love
- Karyn White - Secret Rendezvous
- Don Henley - The End Of The Innocence
- Jody Watley - Friends
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 1 September 1989 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?