Monday 9 January 1989
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Michaella Krajicek and Nina Dobrev.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to My Prerogative by Bobby Brown.
In UK Especially For You by Kylie & Jason was in the top 5 hits.
Beaches, directed by Garry Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Clear and Present Danger by Tom Clanc was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching USA Up All Night.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Aleste 2 or Dragon Wars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 January 1989 ?
- Balloon Ascension Day
- Philippines - Feast of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo district, Manila.
- 1788 - Ratification Day in Connecticut.
- 1822 - "I Will Stay" Day, when the Portuguese prince Pedro decided to stay in Brazil against the orders of the Portugal king Jopo VI, starting the Brazilian independence process.
- 1964 - Memorial day of Patriotic Panamanians for the Panama Canal (Martyrs' Day/Dia de los Martires).
- Eastern Orthodox - Feast of Saint Theophan the Recluse.
- Roman Catholic - Feast of Saint Adrian
- Stepfather's Day
- Michaella Krajicek: Dutch tennis player.
- Nina Dobrev: Bulgarian actress.
- Cody Carson: Punk Singer.
- Michael Beasley: American basketball player.
- Michaëlla Krajicek: Dutch tennis player.
- Bill Terry: American baseball player and manager (d. 1989).
- Pat Sajak Show premieres on CBS
- Johnny Bench and Carl Yastrzemski elected to Baseball Hall of Fame.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bobby Brown - My Prerogative
- Phil Collins - Two Hearts
- Poison - Every Rose Has Its Thorn
- Taylor Dayne - Don't Rush Me
- Def Leppard - Armageddon It
- Bangles - In Your Room
- Michael Jackson - Smooth Criminal
- Boys Club - I Remember Holding You
- Annie Lennox - Put A Little Love In Your Heart
- Karyn White - The Way You Love Me
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