Sunday 27 August 1989
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jahan Yousaf and Jenna Ezarik.
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 The Russia House by John le Carré was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing DuckTales or Harpoon.
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Which were the important events of 27 August 1989 ?
- Moldova - Independence Day (from the USSR, 1991)
- Roman festivals - Volturnalia held in honor of Volturnus
- RC Saints - Saint Monica of Hippo
- Jahan Yousaf: DJ.
- Jenna Ezarik: YouTube Star.
- Romain Amalfitano: French footballer.
- Juliana Cannarozzo: American figure skater and actress.
- 100 march through Bensonhurst protesting racial killings
- 89th US Golf Amateur Championship won by Chris Patton
- Betsy King wins LPGA Nestle World Golf Championship
- Tina Barrett wins LPGA Mitsubishi Motors Ocean State Golf Open
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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
- 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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