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Sunday February 5, 1989

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 5, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). 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 Bright Shining Lie by Neil Sheehan was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Bottom Line. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle Shark or Black Gold.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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What the sky looked like on 5 February 1989

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Tap

Directed by: Nick Castle

Starring: Gregory Hines, Suzzanne Douglas, Sammy Davis Jr., Savion Glover

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Weekend at Bernie's

Directed by: Ted Kotcheff

Starring: Andrew McCarthy, Jonathan Silverman, Catherine Mary Stewart, Terry Kiser

Country: United States

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Cousins

Directed by: Joel Schumacher

Starring: Ted Danson, Isabella Rossellini, Sean Young, William Petersen

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The Fly II

Directed by: Chris Walas

Starring: Eric Stoltz, Daphne Zuniga, Lee Richardson, John Getz

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Farewell to the King

Directed by: John Milius

Starring: Nick Nolte, Nigel Havers, Frank McRae, Gerry Lopez

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Bottom Line

Directed by: Tom Rulon

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The ABC Mystery Movie

Rubí rebelde

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Sale of the Century

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 February 1989 ?

Holidays:
  • 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
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Joe Raposa: Composer / songwriter (Sesame Street), dies at 51.
Facts:
  • Kareem Abdul-Jabar becomes first NBA player to score 38,000 points.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on February 05, 1989 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1989 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Rocio Durcal - Como Tu Mujer
  2. HOMBRES AL BORDE DE UN ATAQUE DE CELOS - Yuri
  3. Aprendere - Ednita Nazario
  4. TU PRESA FACIL - Los Yonic's
  5. UN TIEMPO PARA NOSOTROS - Braulio
  6. Asi Fue - Isabel Pantoja
  7. Gipsy Kings - BAMBOLEO
  8. Tu Pirata Soy Yo - Chayanne
  9. NO ME HABLEN DE EL - Lucerito
  10. SI EL AMOR SE VA - Roberto Carlos
Top #5 songs in the UK
  1. Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart - Marc Almond featuring Gene Pitney
  2. Simple Minds - Belfast Child
  3. Mike & The Mechanics - The Living Years
  4. Michael Ball - Love Changes Everything
  5. Holly Johnson - Love Train

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

A Bright Shining Lie

By: Neil Sheehan

ONE OF THE MOST ACCLAIMED BOOKS OF OUR TIME25th ANNIVERSARY EDITIONWhen he came to Vietnam in 1962, Lieutenant Colonel John Paul Vann was the one clear-sighted participant in an enterpirse riddled

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Anything For Billy

By: Larry McMurtry

The first time I saw Billy he came walking out of a cloud....Welcome to the wild, hot-blooded adventures of Billy the Kid, the American West's most legendary outlaw.

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Don'T Bend Over In The Garden, Granny, You Know Them Taters Got Eyes

By: Lewis Grizzard

This time Lewis Grizzard has gone and done it--written a book about sex, as seen through his bespectacled, ironic squint. He tells us why Junior Leaguers don't do it in groups,

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One

By: Richard Bach

I gave my life to become the person I am right now. Was it worth it?

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Remember when

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

At The Carnival

At The Carnival

Platform: Apple Macintosh, MS-DOS

Genre: Puzzle game

HardBall II

HardBall II

Platform: Amiga, DOS, Macintosh

Publisher: Accolade

ElectroCop

ElectroCop

Platform: Atari Lynx

Genre: Action

Publisher: Atari

Battle Shark

Battle Shark

Platform: Arcade PlayStation 2, Xbox, Windows (home versions on Taito Legends)

Genre: Shooter game

Publisher: Taito

Black Gold

Black Gold

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, DOS, Commodore 64

Genre: Business simulation game

Publisher: reLINE Software Rainbow Arts

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Renegades

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Scrooged

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Dead Ringers

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Clara's Heart

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Chances Are

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