Wednesday 11 October 1989
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Michelle Wie and Henry Lau.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Miss You Much by Janet Jackson.
In UK Ride On Time by Black Box was in the top 5 hits.
Look Who's Talking, directed by Amy Heckerling, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Clear And Present Danger by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Around the World in 80 Days.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arcus II: Silent Symphony or Golden Axe.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Paul Shenar: Actor (Deadly Force, Dream Lover), dies at 53.
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What news were making the headlines those days in October 1989?
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Adoption -- Oct. 9, 1989
- SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9193
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: A Day in the Life of China -- Oct. 2, 1989
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Spain. A land of eternal passion and unceasing bloodshed. From the vengeance of a pitiless tyrant, four women flee the sacred, once-safe walls of a convent: LUCIA, the proud survivor harboring a murderous secret from the savage clan wars of ...
Two men possess vital data on Russia’s Star Wars missile defense system. One of them is CARDINAL—America's highest agent in the Kremlin—and he's about to be terminated by the KGB.
In this sweeping epic of the northernmost American frontier, James A. Michener guides us through Alaska’s fierce terrain and history, from the long-forgotten past to the bustling present.
1986 Caldecott Medal Winner A young boy, lying awake one Christmas Eve, is welcomed aboard a magical trip to the North Pole . . . Through dark forests, over tall mountains, and across a desert of ice, the Polar Express ...
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Arcus II: Silent Symphony
Tell the world why 11 October 1989 is such a special date for you!