Friday 8 December 1989
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 8, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jen Ledger and Drew Doughty.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to We Didn't Start The Fire by Billy Joel.
In UK You Got It (The Right Stuff) by New Kids On The Block was in the top 5 hits.
Glory, directed by Edward Zwick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while I Want To Grow Hair, I Want To Grow Up, I Want To Go To Boise by Erma Bombeck was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Sweet Life.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Baseball Stars or At The Carnival.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 December 1989
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 8 December 1989 ?
- Malta - Public Holiday.
- Panama - Mother's Day
- Romania - Constitution Day
- Bulgaria - Day of the Student (studentski praznik)
- R.C. Saints - The solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary: a Holy Day of Obligation
- Italy - In Milan, the opera season starts.
- Buddhism - The Enlightenment of Gautama Buddha
- Afflux (50 Aftermath) (Discordianism)
- Jen Ledger: Drummer.
- Drew Doughty: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Nicholas Hoult: Actor.
- Caleb Landry Jones: Actor.
- Alonso Edward: Panamanian sprinter.
- Hans Hartung: German artist, a pioneer abstract expressionist painter and member of the abstract wing of the Paris school after 1945.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Billy Joel - We Didn't Start The Fire
- Phil Collins - Another Day In Paradise
- Milli Vanilli - Blame It On The Rain
- Paula Abdul - (It's Just) The Way That You Love Me
- Linda Ronstadt - Don't Know Much
- Soul II Soul - Back To Life
- Richard Marx - Angelia
- Taylor Dayne - With Every Beat Of My Heart
- The B-52's - Love Shack
- Technotronic - Pump Up The Jam
Top #10 R&B songs
- Luther Vandross - Here And Now
- Angela Winbush - It's The Real Thing
- Miki Howard - Ain't Nuthin' In The World
- Randy Crawford - Knockin' On Heaven's Door
- The Gap Band - All Of My Love
- Babyface - Tender Lover
- Alyson Williams - Just Call My Name
- Patti LaBelle - Yo Mister
- Sharon Bryant - Foolish Heart
- Dr. Soul - Foster/Mcelroy
Top #10 Latin songs
- Como Fui A Enamorarme De Ti - Los Bukis
- Fuiste Un Trozo De Hielo En La Escarcha - Chayanne
- Emmanuel - La Chica De Humo
- Si Me Vas A Olvidar - Roberto Carlos
- Lucerito - Cuentame
- Fria como el viento - Luis Miguel
- El Que Mas Te Ha Querido - Dyango
- Rodando Caminos - Jose Luis Rodriguez
- No Digas No - Ana Gabriel
- Franco de Vita - Luis
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?