Friday 11 August 1989
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Right Here Waiting by Richard Marx.
In UK Swing The Mood by Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers was in the top 5 hits.
Uncle Buck, directed by John Hughes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Polar Star by Martin Cruz Smith 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 11 August 1989 ?
- Brazil - Student�s Day, Lawyer�s Day, Foundation of the Law Studies in Brazil
- Zimbabwe - Heroes Day
- Taiwan - Valentine's Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Tiburtius
- St. Chromatius
- St. Equitius
- St. Gery/Gaugericus
- St. Susanna
- Rebekah Kim: Pop Singer.
- Gui Gui: Taiwanese singer and actress (Hey Girl).
- Heffernan: Irish cyclist and triathlete (d. 2013).
- Sebastian Huke: German footballer.
- John Meillon: Actor (Wild Duck, Crocodile Dundee).
- Nightmare on Elm Street 5: Dream Child premieres
- Geoff Marsh and Mark Taylor complete 329 opening stand vs. England
- Voyager 2 discovers 2 partial rings of Neptune
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 11 August 1989 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?