Tuesday May 02, 1989

US date format: 5/2/1989, UK date format: 2/5/1989

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 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 Allison Pineau and Sam Tsui. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Like A Prayer by Madonna. In UK Hand On Your Heart by Kylie Minogue was in the top 5 hits. See No Evil, Hear No Evil, directed by Arthur Hiller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989 while The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Fast Forward. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Friday the 13th or Cobra Triangle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Zoe
  • Saint Mafalda
  • Saint Waldebert, Walbert or Gaubert
  • Saint Germanus
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Movies

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See No Evil, Hear No Evil

See No Evil, Hear No Evil

Directed by: Arthur Hiller

Starring: Richard Pryor, Gene Wilder, Joan Severance, Kevin Spacey

Country: United States of America

Too Beautiful for You

Too Beautiful for You

Directed by: Bertrand Blier

Starring: Gérard Depardieu, Josiane Balasko, Carole Bouquet, François Cluzet

Society

Society

Directed by: Brian Yuzna

Starring: Billy Warlock, Devin DeVasquez, Evan Richards, Ben Meyerson

The Rachel Papers

The Rachel Papers

Directed by: Damian Harris

Starring: Dexter Fletcher, Ione Skye, Jonathan Pryce, James Spader

Night Visitor

Night Visitor

Directed by: Rupert Hitzig

Starring: Derek Rydall, Allen Garfield, Kathleen Bailey, Jovanni Brascia

TV Series

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Fast Forward

Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

Round the Twist

Round the Twist

Rivalen der Rennbahn

Rivalen der Rennbahn

Rory Bremner

Rory Bremner

Directed by: Kevin Bishop

Straight to the Heart

Straight to the Heart

Directed by: Stephane Gehami

Days to next May 02

If May 02, 1989 is your birthday you're 31 years, 4 months, 25 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 5 days.
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Books

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The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan

The Joy Luck Club

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Four mothers, four daughters, four families whose histories shift with the four winds depending on who's "saying" the stories.

A Prayer For Owen Meany by John Irving

A Prayer For Owen Meany

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I am doomed to remember a boy with a wrecked voice—not because of his voice, or because he was the smallest person I ever knew, or even because he was the

A Bright Shining Lie by Neil Sheehan

A Bright Shining Lie

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ONE OF THE MOST ACCLAIMED BOOKS OF OUR TIME25th ANNIVERSARY EDITIONWhen he came to Vietnam in 1962, Lieutenant Colonel John Paul Vann was the one clear-sighted participant in an enterpirse riddled

The Temple Of My Familiar by Alice Walker

The Temple Of My Familiar

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First published in 1990, The Temple of My Familiar, Alice Walker’s follow-up novel to her iconic The Color Purple, spent more than four months on the New York Times Bestseller list

The Edge by Dick Francis

The Edge

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A high-class, transcontinental horse-racing junket should be an idyllic getaway for the super-rich.But one passenger on this train is a sociopath, a genius at blackmail and criminal corruption—and he plans to

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

DJ Boy

DJ Boy

Platform: Arcade, Sega Genesis

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Kaneko, Sammy

Australian Rules Football

Australian Rules Football

Platform: C64 ZX Spectrum Amstrad CPC

Genre: Sports

Friday the 13th

Friday the 13th

Platform: NES

Genre: Survival horror

Publisher: LJN

Cobra Triangle

Cobra Triangle

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Racing, vehicular combat

Publisher: Nintendo

Big Run - The Supreme 4WD Challenge

Big Run - The Supreme 4WD Challenge

Platform: Arcade game

Genre: Racing game

Publisher: Jaleco

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on May 02, 1989?

On May 02, 1989 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is May 02, 1989?

On May 02, 1989 the zodiac sign was Taurus.

Who was the US President on May 02, 1989?

On May 02, 1989 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 02, 1989?

On May 02, 1989 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 02, 1989?

On May 02, 1989 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on May 02, 1989?

On May 02, 1989 several famous people were born including, Allison Pineau, Sam Tsui, Meagan Camper.

Which famous people died on May 02, 1989?

Famous people died on May 02, 1989 include, Veniamin Kaverin, Giuseppe Siri.

What was the number one song in May 02, 1989?

The number one song in the week of May 02, 1989 was Like A Prayer by Madonna in US and Hand On Your Heart by Kylie Minogue in UK.

What were the top hits on May 02, 1989?

The top hits on May 02, 1989 were Like A Prayer by Madonna, I'll Be There For You by Bon Jovi, Real Love by Jody Watley in US and Hand On Your Heart by Kylie Minogue, Ferry Cross The Mersey by Christians, Holly Johnson, Paul McCartney, Gerry Marsden & Stock Aitken Waterman, Miss You Like Crazy by Natalie Cole in UK.


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