Monday 28 August 1989
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Cold Hearted by Paula Abdul.
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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 28 August 1989 ?
- Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
- Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
- Cesar Azpilicueta: Soccer Player.
- Cassadee Pope: American Pop Musician (Hey Monday).
- César Azpilicueta: Spanish footballer.
- Valtteri Bottas: Finnish race car driver.
- Jo Kwon: South Korean singer dancer and actor (2AM).
- Christina Von Eerie: American wrestler
- Jokwon: South Korean singer (2AM)
- Alannah Mikac: Australian homicide victim. Six-year-old Alannah, her three-year-old sister Madeline and their thirty-six-year-old mother, Nanette Mikac, were shot to death along with 32 others on 4/28/1996 at Port Arthur in Tasmania by Martin Bryant. It was Australia's worst massacre by a single gunman. In February 1997, their Father and husband, Walter Mikac, established the Alannah and Madeline Foundation
- 1st regular-season matchup of defending Cy Young Award winners
- Frank Viola and Mets outduel Orel Hershiser and Dodgers 1-0
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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
- Warrant - Heaven
- The Jeff Healey Band - Angel Eyes
- Surface - Shower Me With Your Love
- Karyn White - Secret Rendezvous
- Don Henley - The End Of The Innocence
- Jody Watley - Friends
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