Friday December 1, 1989
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It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 1, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Adelaide Clemens and Sotelúm .
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Blame It On The Rain by Milli Vanilli.
In UK You Got It (The Right Stuff) by New Kids On The Block was in the top 5 hits.
Music Box, directed by Costa-Gavras, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Clear And Present Danger by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Sweet Life.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blast Off or Codename: ICEMAN.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 1 December 1989
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Which were the important events of 1 December 1989 ?
- Ancient Latvia - Barbes Diena observed
- Feast day of St Eligius
- Romania - Union Day (the national holiday)
- Angola's Pioneers' Day
- World AIDS Day
- Portugal - Restoration of Independence Day: on December 1, 1640, Portugal regains its independence from Spain and Jopo IV of Portugal becomes king.
Famous Birthdays:01 December
- Alvin Ailey: American black gay choreographer, dancer and director, the founder of the famous Alvin Ailey Dance Theater.
- Day Without Art-Artists demonstrate against AIDS
- Mark Langston signs record US$3.2 million per year California Angels contract.
- East Germany's parliament abolishes the constitutional provision granting the Communist-dominated SED its monopoly on power.
- USSR President Mikhail S Gorbachev meets Pope John Paul II at the Vatican.
- Cold War: East Germany's parliament abolishes the constitutional provision granting the communist party the leading role in the state.
- 1989 Philippine coup attempt: The right-wing military rebel Reform the Armed Forces Movement attempts to oust Philippine President Corazon Aquino in a failed bloody coup d'etat.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Milli Vanilli - Blame It On The Rain
- Billy Joel - We Didn't Start The Fire
- Paula Abdul - (It's Just) The Way That You Love Me
- Richard Marx - Angelia
- The B-52's - Love Shack
- Phil Collins - Another Day In Paradise
- Soul II Soul - Back To Life
- Linda Ronstadt - Don't Know Much
- Bad English - When I See You Smile
- Alice Cooper - Poison
Top #10 R&B songs
- Luther Vandross - Here And Now
- Stephanie Mills - Home
- Angela Winbush - It's The Real Thing
- Alyson Williams - Just Call My Name
- Miki Howard - Ain't Nuthin' In The World
- Kashif - Personality
- Randy Crawford - Knockin' On Heaven's Door
- Babyface - Tender Lover
- Jermaine Jackson - Don't Take It Personal
- The Gap Band - All Of My Love
Top #10 Latin songs
- Fuiste Un Trozo De Hielo En La Escarcha - Chayanne
- Como Fui A Enamorarme De Ti - Los Bukis
- Si Me Vas A Olvidar - Roberto Carlos
- Lucerito - Cuentame
- Emmanuel - La Chica De Humo
- Fria como el viento - Luis Miguel
- El Que Mas Te Ha Querido - Dyango
- Rodando Caminos - Jose Luis Rodriguez
- No Digas No - Ana Gabriel
- Vicente Fernandez - Por Tu Maldito Amor
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?