Tuesday 25 April 1989
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Gedhun Choekyi Nyima and Raquel Donatelli.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Like A Prayer by Madonna.
In UK Eternal Flame by The Bangles was in the top 5 hits.
Field of Dreams, directed by Phil Alden Robinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while The Satanic Verses by Salman Rushdie was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Take Me Home.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fantasy World Dizzy or H.A.T.E.: Hostile All-Terrain Encounter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 25 April 1989 ?
- ANZAC Day (Australia, New Zealand).
- Saint Filo.
- Official Red Hat Society day.
- Carnation Revolution commemorated in Portugal (National Holiday).
- Roman Empire - Robigalia in honor of Robigus.
- Rastafari movement - Celebration of Haile Selassie's visit to Jamaica.
- Fuck the Earth Day - Declared by Jon Stewart in the April 24th, 2006 episode.
- Swaziland - National Flag Day.
- Faroe Islands - National Flag Day.
- Sinai Liberation Day, (Egypt), Celebrates the withdrawal of Israeli troops from the Sinai peninsula.
- Saint Anianus
- Alice Day - celebration of the relationship between Alice Liddell and Lewis Carroll.
- World Penguin Day
- Easter Sunday - 1886, 1943, 2038. In the Gregorian Calendar 25th April is the latest date on which Easter Sunday can fall (22nd March is the earliest).
- Yom HaShoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day, falls on April 25 in 2006.
- Festa della Liberazione, (Italy), annual commemoration to mark the liberation of Italy at the end of the Second World War.
- Saint Ermin
- Saint Mark the Evangelist
- Gedhun Choekyi Nyima: 11th Panchen Lama.
- Raquel Donatelli: American reality television star.
- Michael Van Gerwen: Darts Player.
- Thomas Sanders: Vine Star.
- Victor Engström: Swedish Bandy player (d. 2013).
- George Coulouris: Actor (Papillon, Runaway Bus), dies at 85.
- Mike Tyson gets a speeding ticket for drag racing in Albany, New York
- Penguin Mario Lemuix ties NHL playoff record of 4 goals in 1st period
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