Sunday 1 January 1989, NewYear’s Day
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Stefan Reinartz and Jason Pierre-Paul.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Every Rose Has Its Thorn by Poison.
In UK Especially For You by Kylie & Jason was in the top 5 hits.
Beaches, directed by Garry Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while The Home Planet by Kevin W. Kelley was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching USA Up All Night.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing F29 Retaliator or Arch Rivals.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 January 1989 ?
- Stefan Reinartz: Reinartz was born in Engelskirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia.
- Jason Pierre-Paul: Football Player.
- Adèle Haenel: French actress.
- Aleka Stratigou: Greek actress (Born 1926).
- 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.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Poison - Every Rose Has Its Thorn
- Bobby Brown - My Prerogative
- Chicago - Look Away
- Anita Baker - Giving You The Best That I Got
- Boy Meets Girl - Waiting For A Star To Fall
- Phil Collins - Two Hearts
- Guns N' Roses - Welcome To The Jungle
- Bangles - In Your Room
- Eddie Money - Walk On Water
- Taylor Dayne - Don't Rush Me
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Belinda Carlisle - Heaven Is A Place On Earth
- Kylie & Jason - Especially For You
- Erasure - Crackers International (EP)
- Pet Shop Boys - Always On My Mind
- Neneh Cherry - Buffalo Stance
- Krush - House Arrest
- Mike & The Mechanics - The Living Years
- Morris Minor & The Majors - Stutter Rap (No Sleep 'Til Bedtime)
- Cher - I Found Someone
- Fine Young Cannibals - She Drives Me Crazy
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Sport Games on 1 January 1989
- Houston Oilers - Buffalo Bills : 10 - 17
- Minnesota Vikings - San Francisco 49ers : 9 - 34
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