Thursday 26 January 1989
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was George H. W. Bush (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.
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Which were the important events of 26 January 1989 ?
- Roman Empire - third day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra.
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Timothy and Titus
- Saint Paula
- Saint Alberic
- Margaret of Hungary
- International Holocaust Remembrance Day
- Uganda - Liberation Day.
- India - Republic Day - One of only three state holidays in India, celebrated with pomp and a military parade in New Delhi.
- International Customs Day.
- Australia - Australia Day.
- MarShon Brooks: American basketball player.
- Emily Hughes: American figure skater.
- Ruth Kearney: TV Actress.
- Nany González: Reality Star.
- Torrey Smith: Football Player.
- Paul Daels: Flemish chairman (IJzerbedevaart committee), dies.
- Black & Blue opens at Minskoff Theater NYC for 829 performances
- US computer security expert warns of catastrophic virus
- AT&T reports first loss in 103 years; US$1.67 billion in 1988.
- Madison Square Gardens sports arena in New York announces two-year US$100 million renovation plan.
- Allan Border takes 7-46 against the West Indies at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
- Test debut of Mark Taylor, Australia versus West Indies, Sydney.
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