Saturday April 08, 1989
US date format: 4/8/1989, UK date format: 8/4/1989
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 8, 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 Matthew Healy and Gabriella Wilde.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to The Look by Roxette.
In UK Eternal Flame by The Bangles was in the top 5 hits.
Say Anything..., directed by Cameron Crowe, 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 Fast Forward.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Double Dunk or Austerlitz.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 08, 1989?
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 08, 1989?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Today - Girl I Got My Eyes On You
- Ashford & Simpson - I'll Be There For You
- Bobby Brown - Every Little Step
- Jonathan Butler - More Than Friends
- Karyn White - Love Saw It
- James "J.T." Taylor & Regina Belle - All I Want Is Forever (From "Tap")
- Cherrelle - Affair
- El DeBarge - Real Love
- Vesta - 4 U
- The Boys - Lucky Charm
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next April 08If April 08, 1989 is your birthday you're 31 years, 5 months, 16 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 15 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?