Saturday October 07, 1989

US date format: 10/7/1989, UK date format: 7/10/1989

It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 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 Hugo Clément and Morgan Osman. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Miss You Much by Janet Jackson. In UK Ride On Time by Black Box was in the top 5 hits. Crimes and Misdemeanors, directed by Woody Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989 while A Woman Named Jackie by C. David Heymann was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Blackadder Goes Forth. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Butcher Hill or Dungeon Explorer.
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Historical Events

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Events

  • Rickey Henderson steals a record 8 bases in a play off (5 games).
  • Radio talk show host Larry King weds Julie Alexander.
  • The communist Hungarian Socialist Workers' Party votes to reorganize itself as a socialist party, to be named the Hungarian Socialist Party.
  • An official news agency in the Soviet Union reports the landing of a UFO in Voronezh.
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Movies

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Crimes and Misdemeanors

Crimes and Misdemeanors

Directed by: Woody Allen

Starring: Martin Landau, Woody Allen, Bill Bernstein, Claire Bloom

The Fabulous Baker Boys

The Fabulous Baker Boys

Directed by: Steve Kloves

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Michelle Pfeiffer, Beau Bridges, Ellie Raab

Catch Me If You Can

Catch Me If You Can

Directed by: Stephen Sommers

Starring: Matt Lattanzi, Loryn Locklin, Grant Heslov, Billy Morrissette

Look Who's Talking

Look Who's Talking

Directed by: Amy Heckerling

Starring: John Travolta, Kirstie Alley, Olympia Dukakis, George Segal

Country: United States of America

Damned River

Damned River

Directed by: Michael Schroeder

Starring: Stephen Shellen, Lisa Aliff, John Terlesky, Marc Poppel

TV Series

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Blackadder Goes Forth

Blackadder Goes Forth

Starring: Rowan Atkinson, Tony Robinson, Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Alien Nation

Alien Nation

Directed by: Graham Baker

Baywatch

Baywatch

Directed by: Seth Gordon

The Karate Kid

The Karate Kid

Directed by: John Avildsen

Open House

Open House

Directed by: Andrew Paquin

Days to next October 07

If October 07, 1989 is your birthday you're 30 years, 11 months, 23 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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A Woman Named Jackie by C. David Heymann

A Woman Named Jackie

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This biography considers the life and career of Jackie Kennedy Onassis, from her traumatic childhood, through her marriage to John F.Kennedy

California Gold by John Jakes

California Gold

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One man’s ambitious journey into the heart of California’s gold country becomes a pursuit for limitless wealth in the face of devastating ruinAt the height of California’s Gold Rush, men left

It'S Always Something by Gilda Radner

It'S Always Something

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To honor the twentieth anniversary of beloved comedienne Gilda Radner’s death from ovarian cancer comes a commemo- rative edition of her memoir, It’s Always Something—featuring a newly updated resource guide for

The Writing Life by Annie Dillard

The Writing Life

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Annie Dillard has written eleven books, including the memoir of her parents, An American Childhood; the Northwest pioneer epic The Living; and the nonfiction narrative Pilgrim at Tinker Creek.

Among Schoolchildren by Tracy Kidder

Among Schoolchildren

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Tracy Kidder -- the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Soul of a New Machine and the extraordinary national bestseller House -- spent nine months in Mrs.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

HardBall II

HardBall II

Platform: Amiga, DOS, Macintosh

Publisher: Accolade

Butcher Hill

Butcher Hill

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Action

Publisher: Gremlin Graphics

Dungeon Explorer

Dungeon Explorer

Platform: PC Engine/TurboGrafx-16, Virtual Console, PlayStation Network

Genre: Action role-playing, hack and slash

Publisher: Hudson Soft

Cosmic Wars

Cosmic Wars

Platform: Famicom

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Konami

The Uncanny X-Men

The Uncanny X-Men

Platform: NES

Genre: 2D action platformer

Publisher: LJN

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on October 07, 1989?

On October 07, 1989 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is October 07, 1989?

On October 07, 1989 the zodiac sign was Libra.

Who was the US President on October 07, 1989?

On October 07, 1989 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 07, 1989?

On October 07, 1989 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 07, 1989?

On October 07, 1989 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on October 07, 1989?

On October 07, 1989 several famous people were born including, Hugo Clément, Morgan Osman, Trent Merrin.

What was the number one song in October 07, 1989?

The number one song in the week of October 07, 1989 was Miss You Much by Janet Jackson in US and Ride On Time by Black Box in UK.

What were the top hits on October 07, 1989?

The top hits on October 07, 1989 were Miss You Much by Janet Jackson, Cherish by Madonna, Girl I'm Gonna Miss You by Milli Vanilli in US and Ride On Time by Black Box, That's What I Like by Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers, Pump Up The Jam by Technotronic featuring Felly in UK.


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