Wednesday April 05, 1989
US date format: 4/5/1989, UK date format: 5/4/1989
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 5, 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 Lily James and Rachel Homan.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to The Look by Roxette.
In UK Eternal Flame by The Bangles was in the top 5 hits.
Say Anything..., directed by Cameron Crowe, 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 Dr. Plummet's House of Flux or Baby Boomer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 05, 1989?
- Saint Vincent Ferrer
- Saint Geeraard
- The last day of the tax year in the United Kingdom.
- Blessed Kreszentia Hoess
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- Orel Hershiser ends his 59 consecutive scoreless pitched inning streak.
- Solidarity granted legal status in Poland.
- Late Night with David Letterman becomes first network TV series to use Dolby stereo.
- The Polish Government and the Solidarity labor union sign an agreement restoring Solidarity to legal status, and agreeing to hold democratic elections on June 1.
- Maria Cristina Gomez: Salvadoran Teacher (Born 1938).
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 05, 1989?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Today - Girl I Got My Eyes On You
- Ashford & Simpson - I'll Be There For You
- Bobby Brown - Every Little Step
- Jonathan Butler - More Than Friends
- Karyn White - Love Saw It
- James "J.T." Taylor & Regina Belle - All I Want Is Forever (From "Tap")
- Cherrelle - Affair
- El DeBarge - Real Love
- Vesta - 4 U
- The Boys - Lucky Charm
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next April 05If April 05, 1989 is your birthday you're 31 years, 5 months, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 14 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?