Friday August 4, 1989
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It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 4, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Wang Hao (chess player) and Martha McCabe.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Batdance by Prince.
In UK Swing The Mood by Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers was in the top 5 hits.
The Abyss, directed by James Cameron, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while The Temple Of My Familiar by Alice Walker was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Split Ends.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Avoid the Noid or Fighter Bomber.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 4 August 1989
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 4 August 1989 ?
- Ancient Egypt - Jubilation of the Heart of Re
- El Salvador - Transfiguration Bank Holiday
- Cook Islands - Constitution Day (celebrations begin on the last Friday in July and last up to 2 weeks.)
- Burkina Faso - Anniversary of the Revolution
- St. Luanus/Lugid
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Saint John Vianney, the patron saint of priests
- St. Dominic
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- On Our Own (From "Ghostbusters II") - Bobby Brown
- Batdance (From "Batman") - Prince
- Kool Moe Dee - They Want Money
- Stephanie Mills - Something In The Way (You Make Me Feel)
- The System - Midnight Special
- Surface - Shower Me With Your Love
- David Peaston - Two Wrongs (Don't Make It Right)
- Vesta - Congratulations
- LL Cool J - I'm That Type Of Guy
- Karyn White - Secret Rendezvous
Top #10 Latin songs
- Jose Luis Rodriguez - BAILA MI RUMBA
- La Incondicional - Luis Miguel
- Te Amo - Franco de Vita
- A donde vayas - Los Bukis
- Aunque mal paguen ellas - Roberto Carlos/Vicente Fernandez
- Ana Gabriel - Simplemente Amigos
- Emmanuel - Quisiera
- Este Ritmo Se Baila Asi - Chayanne
- Y Voy Hacer Feliz - Marisela
- Orgullosa nena - Pablo Ruiz
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?