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Sunday October 1, 1989

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 1, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Brie Larson and Justin Lee. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Girl I'm Gonna Miss You by Milli Vanilli. In UK That's What I Like by Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers was in the top 5 hits. The Legendary Life of Ernest Hemingway, directed by José María Sánchez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989 while It'S Always Something by Gilda Radner was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Blackadder Goes Forth. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bandai Golf: Challenge Pebble Beach or Gekitotsu Shiku Battle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 1 October 1989

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Legendary Life of Ernest Hemingway

Directed by: José María Sánchez

Starring: Victor Garber, Rom Anderson, Miguel Arribas, Máximo Astray

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Astérix et le coup du menhir

Directed by: Philippe Grimond

Starring: Roger Carel, Pierre Tornade, Henri Labussière, Julien Guiomar

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An Innocent Man

Directed by: Peter Yates

Starring: Tom Selleck, F. Murray Abraham, Laila Robins, David Rasche

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Welcome Home

Directed by: Franklin J. Schaffner

Starring: Kris Kristofferson, JoBeth Williams, Sam Waterston, Brian Keith

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Black Rain

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Michael Douglas, Andy Garcia, Ken Takakura, Kate Capshaw

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Blackadder Goes Forth

Starring: Rowan Atkinson, Tony Robinson, Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Alien Nation

Directed by: Graham Baker

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Baywatch

Directed by: Seth Gordon

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The Karate Kid

Directed by: John Avildsen

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Open House

Directed by: Andrew Paquin

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 October 1989 ?

Holidays:
  • Singapore - Children's Day
  • Also see October 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • World Vegetarian Day
  • French Republican Calendar - Cuve (Barrel) Day, tenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Tuvalu - Independence Day (from Gilbert Islands (Kiribati), 1975)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Brie Larson: Movie Actress.
  • Justin Lee: Actor.
  • Cassie Kucher: American victim of domestic violence, she and her mother Deborah Kucher were found dead in their Leicester, MA home on July 29, 1999.
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Facts:
  • Beth Daniel wins LPGA Konica San Jose Golf Classic
  • US issues a stamp, labeling an apatosaurus as a brontosaurus
  • Dallas Cowboys' Ed "Too Tall" Jones records his 1,000th NFL tackle.
  • Thousands of East Germans flee to West Germany.
  • Denmark introduces the world's first legal modern same-sex civil union called ''registered partnership''.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 01, 1989 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

It'S Always Something

By: Gilda Radner

To honor the twentieth anniversary of beloved comedienne Gilda Radner’s death from ovarian cancer comes a commemo- rative edition of her memoir, It’s Always Something—featuring a newly updated resource guide for

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While My Pretty One Sleeps

By: Mary Higgins Clark

While My Pretty One Sleeps

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A Woman Named Jackie

By: C. David Heymann

This biography considers the life and career of Jackie Kennedy Onassis, from her traumatic childhood, through her marriage to John F.Kennedy

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Silent Partner

By: Jonathan Kellerman

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER At a party for a controversial Los Angeles sex therapist, Alex Delaware encounters a face from his own past—Sharon Ransom, an exquisite, alluring lover who left

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Crack Down

Platform: Arcade, Mega Drive/Genesis, Atari ST, Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, MS-DOS, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: Sega U.S. Gold (home computer versions)

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Gekitotsu Shiku Battle

Gekitotsu Shiku Battle

Platform: Family Computer

Genre: Vehicular combat

Publisher: Irem

Bloodwych

Platform: Atari ST, Amiga, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, Amstrad CPC Plus, Commodore 64, MS-DOS

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Image Works, Konami

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Bandai Golf: Challenge Pebble Beach

Bandai Golf: Challenge Pebble Beach

Platform: NES

Genre: Traditional golf simulation[1]

Publisher: Bandai

Arcus II: Silent Symphony

Arcus II: Silent Symphony

Platform: Sharp X68000, NEC PC-8801, NEC PC-9801, MSX

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Wolf Team

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

The January Man

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Scrooged

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The Adventures of Baron Munchausen

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Gorillas in the Mist: The Story of Dian Fossey

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The Dead Pool

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