It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Straight Up by Paula Abdul.
In UK Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart by Marc Almond featuring Gene Pitney was in the top 5 hits.
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure, directed by Stephen Herek, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the important events of Thursday, 09 February 1989 ?
- Saint Apollonia, patron saint of dentists and dental technicians
- Saint Ansbert of Rouen
- Saint Maroon's Day - Lebanon
- Kevin Johnson (Phoenix Suns) ends NBA free throw streak of 57 games.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1989 ?
Map by Frances Jetter.
Sports Illustrated: no.9157
Esquire Magazine cover
Playboy Magazine cover
Clear and Present Danger - Tom Clanc
The Dark Half - Stephen King
Daddy - Danielle Steel
Star - Danielle Steel
US Navy LAMPS MK 1 Computing Devices Sonobuoy (1989)
Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Hotel Evaporating (1989)
Tell the world why Thursday, 9 February 1989 is such a special date for you!