Tuesday 5 December 1989
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 5, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Yuri (South Korean singer) and Gregory Tyree Boyce.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to We Didn't Start The Fire by Billy Joel.
In UK You Got It (The Right Stuff) by New Kids On The Block was in the top 5 hits.
Glory, directed by Edward Zwick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while My Turn by Nancy Reagan with William Novak was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Sweet Life.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing All Girl Wrestling: Ultimate Angels or Baribari Legend.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 December 1989 ?
- Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
- Day of the Ninja
- Austria - Krampus
- Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
- Roman festivals - Faunalia celebrated in honor of Faunus (according to Horace, Odes 3.18)
- Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK - Saint Nicholas Eve (whom Dutch speakers call Sinterklaas, which became in other languages Santa Claus)
- Yuri (South Korean singer)
- Gregory Tyree Boyce: American actor.
- Yuri (Kwon Yu-ri): South Korean singer (Girls' Generation).
- Kwon Yuri: Pop Singer.
- Ross Bagley: Actor (Nicky-Fresh Prince Of Bel Air).
- Linet Masai: Kenyan runner.
- Kim Ye-won: South Korean singer and actress (Jewelry).
- Pamela Jelimo: Kenyan runner.
- France TGV train reaches world record speed of 482.4 kph.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Billy Joel - We Didn't Start The Fire
- Phil Collins - Another Day In Paradise
- Milli Vanilli - Blame It On The Rain
- Paula Abdul - (It's Just) The Way That You Love Me
- Linda Ronstadt - Don't Know Much
- Soul II Soul - Back To Life
- Richard Marx - Angelia
- Taylor Dayne - With Every Beat Of My Heart
- The B-52's - Love Shack
- Technotronic - Pump Up The Jam
Top #10 R&B songs
- Luther Vandross - Here And Now
- Angela Winbush - It's The Real Thing
- Miki Howard - Ain't Nuthin' In The World
- Randy Crawford - Knockin' On Heaven's Door
- The Gap Band - All Of My Love
- Babyface - Tender Lover
- Alyson Williams - Just Call My Name
- Patti LaBelle - Yo Mister
- Sharon Bryant - Foolish Heart
- Dr. Soul - Foster/Mcelroy
Top #10 Latin songs
- Como Fui A Enamorarme De Ti - Los Bukis
- Fuiste Un Trozo De Hielo En La Escarcha - Chayanne
- Emmanuel - La Chica De Humo
- Si Me Vas A Olvidar - Roberto Carlos
- Lucerito - Cuentame
- Fria como el viento - Luis Miguel
- El Que Mas Te Ha Querido - Dyango
- Rodando Caminos - Jose Luis Rodriguez
- No Digas No - Ana Gabriel
- Franco de Vita - Luis
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