Monday 3 July 1989
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Judith Pietersen and Mathieu Bauderlique.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Good Thing by Fine Young Cannibals.
In UK Back To Life (However Do You Want Me) by Soul II Soul was in the top 5 hits.
Licence to Kill, directed by John Glen, 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 Mornin' Sarge.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dragon Breed or Clash at Demonhead.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 July 1989 ?
- National holiday in Belarus
- Feast day of Saint Thomas
- Start of the Dog Days
- Judith Pietersen
- Mathieu Bauderlique
- Elle King: Pop Singer.
- Mitchell Dodds: Australian rugby player.
- Godfrey Walusimbi: Ugandan footballer.
- Andrei Gromyko: Belarusian-Russian economist and politician Soviet Minister of Foreign Affairs (d. 1989).
- Supreme Court rules states do not have to provide funds for abortions
- The movie Batman sets record of quickest US$100 million (10 days).
- Jim Backus, American actor (Mr. Magoo, Gilligan's Island), dies at age 76 of pneumonia (born 1913).
- US Supreme Court rules states do not have to provide funds for abortions.
- Peter Koech of Kenya sets 3k steeplechase record (8:05.39) in Stockholm, Sweden.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Fine Young Cannibals - Good Thing
- Milli Vanilli - Baby Don't Forget My Number
- Simply Red - If You Don't Know Me By Now
- Madonna - Express Yourself
- Martika - Toy Soldiers
- Cyndi Lauper - I Drove All Night
- Natalie Cole - Miss You Like Crazy
- Richard Marx - Satisfied
- Neneh Cherry - Buffalo Stance
- Expose - What You Don't Know
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