Thursday March 02, 1989
US date format: 3/2/1989, UK date format: 2/3/1989
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 2, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (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 Nathalie Emmanuel and Jean-Frédéric Chapuis.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Lost In Your Eyes by Debbie Gibson.
In UK Too Many Broken Hearts by Jason Donovan was in the top 5 hits.
Chances Are, directed by Emile Ardolino, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Blind Faith by Joe McGinniss was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Anything But Love.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing At The Carnival or Archipelagos.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 02, 1989?
- Blessed Charles the Good, Count of Flanders (+Bruges 1127)
- saint Jovinus
- Saint Abdalon
- Church of England - Saint Chad's Day.
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- 12 European nations agree to ban chlorofluorocarbon production by 2000
- Exxon Houston runs aground in Hawaii, spills 117,000 gallons of oil.
- New York Mets' Darryl Strawberry swings at teammate Keith Hernandez.
- Twelve European Community nations agree to ban the production of all chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) by the end of the century.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 02, 1989?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Debbie Gibson - Lost In Your Eyes
- Sheena Easton - The Lover In Me
- Paula Abdul - Straight Up
- Mike + The Mechanics - The Living Years
- New Kids On The Block - You Got It (The Right Stuff) (Remix)
- Tone Loc - Wild Thing
- Edie Brickell - What I Am
- Bobby Brown - Roni
- Ann Wilson and Robin Zander - Surrender To Me
- Guns N' Roses - Paradise City
Top #5 songs in the UK
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 02If March 02, 1989 is your birthday you're 31 years, 6 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 6 days.
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?