Saturday 11 November 1989, Veteran's Day
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of November people in US were listening to When I See You Smile by Bad English.
In UK All Around The World by Lisa Stansfield was in the top 5 hits.
All Dogs Go to Heaven, directed by Don Bluth, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while The Dark Half by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 11 November 1989 ?
- Colombia - Independence of Cartagena, from the Spanish Army in (1918)
- Remembrance Day in the Commonwealth of Nations, including United Kingdom, Australia and Canada.
- Lacplesis' Day (1919) in Latvia: the official date for commemoration of Latvian soldiers, who had died for the country's freedom.
- Armistice Day in France and Belgium: end of World War I (1918)
- Poland - Independence Day (1918)
- R.C. Saints - Martin of Tours
- Angola - Independence Day (1975)
- Opening of carnival season in Germany ("Karneval"/"Fasching" on 11-11, at 11:11), the Netherlands, and other countries
- Also see November 11 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- United States - Veterans Day (Formerly "Armistice Day")
- South Korea - Pepero Day
- Yanis Marshall: Choreographer.
- Patrick Simondac: YouTube Star.
- Adam Rippon: American figure skater.
- Reina Tanaka: Japanese singer and actress (Morning Musume Elegies High-King and Morning Musume Otomegumi).
- Lewis Williamson: Scottish race car driver.
- Prince of Central Park closes at Belasco Theater NYC after 4 performances
- Louie Espinoza inaugurated as WBO World Featherweight Champion.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bad English - When I See You Smile
- Roxette - Listen To Your Heart
- New Kids On The Block - Cover Girl
- Milli Vanilli - Blame It On The Rain
- Paula Abdul - (It's Just) The Way That You Love Me
- The B-52's - Love Shack
- Janet Jackson - Miss You Much
- Tears For Fears - Sowing The Seeds Of Love
- New Kids On The Block - Didn't I (Blow Your Mind)
- Bobby Brown - Rock Wit'cha
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