Friday 20 January 1989
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Two Hearts by Phil Collins.
In UK Especially For You by Kylie & Jason was in the top 5 hits.
Sex, Lies, and Videotape, directed by Steven Soderbergh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while The Sands Of Time by Sidney Sheldon 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 months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 20 January 1989 ?
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
- Saint Fabian
- Epiphanius of Pavia
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Sebastian
- Presidential Inauguration Day in the United States.
- The Eve of St. Agnes.
- Washington: Brazilian footballer.
- Washington da Silva: Brazilian footballer.
- Nic Westaway: Soap Opera Actor.
- Dena Kaplan: TV Actress.
- Nick Foles: Football Player.
- Bush inaugurated as 41st President and Quayle becomes 44th vice President
- Reagan becomes 1st President elected in a 0 year, since 1840, to leave office alive
- George H.W. Bush succeeds Ronald Reagan as the 41st President of the United States of America.
- George P. Shultz's term as US Secretary of State ends.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Phil Collins - Two Hearts
- Bobby Brown - My Prerogative
- Sheriff - When I'm With You
- Taylor Dayne - Don't Rush Me
- Def Leppard - Armageddon It
- White Lion - When The Children Cry
- Michael Jackson - Smooth Criminal
- Karyn White - The Way You Love Me
- Annie Lennox - Put A Little Love In Your Heart
- Poison - Every Rose Has Its Thorn
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 20 January 1989 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?