Wednesday February 8, 1989
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It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 8, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Chai Romruen and Zac Guildford.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Straight Up by Paula Abdul.
In UK Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart by Marc Almond featuring Gene Pitney was in the top 5 hits.
The 'Burbs, directed by Joe Dante, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Spy Hook by Len Deighton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Bottom Line.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing All Girl Wrestling: Ultimate Angels or Hard Drivin'.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 February 1989 ?
- Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
- Saint Jerome Emiliani.
- Saint Juventius
- Saint Mengold of Huy
- Saint Jacoba (d.1239)
- Slovenia - Pre?eren Day, the Slovenian cultural holiday.
- Boy Scouts of America - Scout Sunday; The Sunday preceding February 8 is designated as Scout Sunday and the following Saturday is designated as Scout Sabbath.
- Chai Romruen: TV Actor.
- Dani Harmer: English actress.
- Zac Guildford: New Zealand rugby player.
- JaJuan Johnson: American basketball player.
- Courtney Vandersloot: American basketball player.
- Maurits Kok: Dutch writer / Poet (Railroad Strike), dies at 81.
- 5 cm of snow falls in outskirts of Los Angeles
- Jockey Chris Antley begins record of 64 consecutive winning days
- US Boeing 707 crashes into Santa Maria mountain, 145 die.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paula Abdul - Straight Up
- Sheriff - When I'm With You
- Tone Loc - Wild Thing
- Bon Jovi - Born To Be My Baby
- White Lion - When The Children Cry
- Tiffany - All This Time
- Sheena Easton - The Lover In Me
- Samantha Fox - I Wanna Have Some Fun
- Rick Astley - She Wants To Dance With Me
- Information Society - Walking Away
Top #10 R&B songs
- New Edition - Can You Stand The Rain
- This Time - Kiara (Duet With Shanice Wilson)
- Luther Vandross - She Won't Talk To Me
- Al Jarreau - So Good
- Wild Thing - Tone-Loc
- Vanessa Williams - Dreamin'
- Guy - Teddy's Jam
- Karyn White - Superwoman
- Aleese Simmons - I Want To Be Your Lover
- Z'Looke - Can U Read My Lips
Top #10 Latin songs
- Rocio Durcal - Como Tu Mujer
- HOMBRES AL BORDE DE UN ATAQUE DE CELOS - Yuri
- Aprendere - Ednita Nazario
- Asi Fue - Isabel Pantoja
- UN TIEMPO PARA NOSOTROS - Braulio
- TU PRESA FACIL - Los Yonic's
- Tu Pirata Soy Yo - Chayanne
- Gipsy Kings - BAMBOLEO
- TU ME HACES FALTA - Eddie Santiago
- NO ME HABLEN DE EL - Lucerito
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