Monday 21 August 1989
It was Monday, 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.
Little Monsters, directed by Richard Alan Greenberg, 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 21 August 1989 ?
- Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
- Orthodox - Thaddaeus
- RC saints - Pope Pius X
- Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
- Judd Trump: English snooker player.
- Charlison Benschop: Dutch footballer.
- James Davey: English rugby player.
- Elarica Gallacher: English actress.
- Matteo Gentili: Italian footballer.
- Rob Knox: British actor (Born 1989)
- Hayden Panettiere: American actress, model, singer, and activist. She is known for her roles as cheerleader Claire Bennet on the series Heroes, and Juliette Barnes in the musical drama series Nashville. For her work on Nashville she received two nominations, in 2012 and 2013, for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress.
- Voyager 2 begins a flyby of planet Neptune
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Richard Marx - Right Here Waiting
- Paula Abdul - Cold Hearted
- Gloria Estefan - Don't Wanna Lose You
- New Kids On The Block - Hangin' Tough
- Bobby Brown - On Our Own
- Great White - Once Bitten Twice Shy
- The Jeff Healey Band - Angel Eyes
- Karyn White - Secret Rendezvous
- Don Henley - The End Of The Innocence
- Jody Watley - Friends
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?