Monday August 07, 1989
US date format: 8/7/1989, UK date format: 7/8/1989
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 7, 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 DeMar DeRozan and Maddy Tyers.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Right Here Waiting by Richard Marx.
In UK Swing The Mood by Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers was in the top 5 hits.
Uncle Buck, directed by John Hughes, 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 Split Ends.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blast Off or Adventures of Lolo.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 07, 1989?
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 07, 1989?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Prince - Batdance (From "Batman")
- Stephanie Mills - Something In The Way (You Make Me Feel)
- David Peaston - Two Wrongs (Don't Make It Right)
- Bobby Brown - On Our Own (From "Ghostbusters II")
- Kool Moe Dee - They Want Money
- Babyface - It's No Crime
- Vesta - Congratulations
- The Isley Brothers - Spend The Night (Ce Soir)
- Aretha Franklin/Whitney Houston - It Isn't, It Wasn't, It Ain't Never Gonna Be
- Heavy D & The Boyz - We Got Our Own Thang
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next August 07If August 07, 1989 is your birthday you're 31 years, 1 month, 12 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 19 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?