Saturday 26 August 1989
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include James Harden and JC Charles.
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.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 3 in Three or Chicago 90.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 August 1989 ?
- RC saints - St Zephyrinus, Saint Ninian, David Lewis (one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales)
- Namibia - Namibia Day or Heroes' Day
- Zanzibar - Sultan's Birthday
- James Harden: Basketball Player.
- JC Charles: Guitarist.
- Joey Diggs: Pop Singer.
- Héloïse Guérin: French model.
- Lil' Chris: English singer-songwriter and actor (d. 2015).
- Trumbull Conn, is 1st US team since 1983 to win Little League WS
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
- New Kids On The Block - Hangin' Tough
- Gloria Estefan - Don't Wanna Lose You
- Bobby Brown - On Our Own
- Karyn White - Secret Rendezvous
- Great White - Once Bitten Twice Shy
- Don Henley - The End Of The Innocence
- Jody Watley - Friends
- The Jeff Healey Band - Angel Eyes
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