Sunday February 05, 1989
US date format: 2/5/1989, UK date format: 5/2/1989
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 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 Jeremy Sumpter and Jason Zimmerman.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to When I'm With You by Sheriff.
In UK Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart by Marc Almond featuring Gene Pitney was in the top 5 hits.
Tap, directed by Nick Castle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while A Season In Hell by Jack Higgins was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Bottom Line.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Black Gold or Fighter Bomber.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 05, 1989?
- Kashmir Day observes as public holiday in Pakistan.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agatha of Sicily, patron saint of firework makers and glass blowers.
- Saint Bertolf
- Kareem Abdul-Jabar becomes first NBA player to score 38,000 points.
- Joe Raposa: Composer / songwriter (Sesame Street),...
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 05, 1989?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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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?