Sunday January 01, 1989, NewYear’s Day
US date format: 1/1/1989, UK date format: 1/1/1989
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 1, 1989). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Adèle Haenel and Edita Vilkeviciute.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Another Day In Paradise by Phil Collins.
War Requiem, directed by Derek Jarman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Chili Dawgs Always Bark At Night by Lewis Grizzard was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fauji.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dirt Fox or Fire Shark Same! Same! Same!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 01, 1989?
- Actress Kelly McGillis gets married
- New York City transit fare rises from $1.00 to $1.15
- Year of the Young Reader begins.
- The Montreal Protocol on Substances That Deplete the Ozone Layer comes into force.
- Aleka Stratigou: Greek actress (Born 1926).
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 01, 1989?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Phil Collins - Another Day In Paradise
- Linda Ronstadt - Don't Know Much
- Billy Joel - We Didn't Start The Fire
- Janet Jackson - Rhythm Nation
- Taylor Dayne - With Every Beat Of My Heart
- Soul II Soul - Back To Life
- Technotronic - Pump Up The Jam
- Cher - Just Like Jesse James
- New Kids On The Block - This One's For The Children
- Bon Jovi - Living In Sin
Top #10 R&B songs
- Babyface - Tender Lover
- Janet Jackson - Rhythm Nation
- Quincy Jones Featuring Ray Charles & Chaka Khan - I'll Be Good To You
- By All Means - Let's Get It On
- The Gap Band - All Of My Love
- Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly - Silky Soul
- Regina Belle - Make It Like It Was
- Tyler Collins - Whatcha Gonna Do?
- Entouch Featuring Keith Sweat - All Nite
- Technotronic Featuring Felly - Pump Up The Jam
Sport Games on January 01, 1989
- Houston Oilers - Buffalo Bills : 10 - 17
- Minnesota Vikings - San Francisco 49ers : 9 - 34
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 01If January 01, 1989 is your birthday you're 31 years, 9 months old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 01, 1989?
On January 01, 1989 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is January 01, 1989?
On January 01, 1989 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on January 01, 1989?
On January 01, 1989 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 01, 1989?
On January 01, 1989 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 01, 1989?
On January 01, 1989 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 01, 1989?
On January 01, 1989 several famous people were born including, Adèle Haenel, Edita Vilkeviciute, Stefan Reinartz.
Which famous people died on January 01, 1989?
Famous people died on January 01, 1989 include, Aleka Stratigou.