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Sunday 8 January 1989

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 8, 1989). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Mariana Vicente and Aaron Cruden. In that special week of January people in US were listening to Every Rose Has Its Thorn by Poison. In UK Especially For You by Kylie & Jason was in the top 5 hits. Winter People, directed by Ted Kotcheff, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989 while Seven Stories Of Christmas Love by Leo Buscaglia was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Dirty Dancing. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fire Hawk: Thexder - The Second Contact or Ghouls 'n Ghosts.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 8 January 1989

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Winter People

Directed by: Ted Kotcheff

Starring: Kurt Russell, Kelly McGillis, Lloyd Bridges, Mitchell Ryan

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Gleaming the Cube

Directed by: Graeme Clifford

Starring: Christian Slater, Steven Bauer, Richard Herd, Le Tuan

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The January Man

Directed by: Pat O'Connor

Starring: Kevin Kline, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Susan Sarandon, Harvey Keitel

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The Experts

Directed by: Dave Thomas

Starring: John Travolta, Arye Gross, Kelly Preston, Deborah Foreman

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Mystic Pizza

Directed by: Donald Petrie

Starring: Annabeth Gish, Julia Roberts, Lili Taylor, Vincent D'Onofrio

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Dirty Dancing

Directed by: lionsgate

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The Bottom Line

Directed by: Tom Rulon

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Agatha Christie: Poirot

Starring: David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson, Pauline Moran

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

I, Lovett

Written by: Norman Lovett

Starring: Norman Lovett, Dicken Ashworth, Sara Corper, Geoffrey Hughes

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 January 1989 ?

Holidays:
  • Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • 42nd Street closes at Winter Garden Theater in New York City, New York after 3,486 performances.
  • Starlight Express closes at Gershwin Theater NYC after 761 performances
  • Boeing 737-400 crashes in England, 46 die
  • Soviet Union promises to eliminate stockpiles of chemical weapons.
  • Beginning of Japanese Heisei era.

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Sport Games on 8 January 1989

NFL
American Football
  • Buffalo Bills - Cincinnati Bengals : 10 - 21
  • San Francisco 49ers - Chicago Bears : 28 - 3
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 08, 1989 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1989?

Life magazine Beano comics

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Seven Stories Of Christmas Love

By: Leo Buscaglia

This holiday classic contains personal stories based on Christmas memories. Five of the stories appeared originally in Woman's Day magazine, which initiated a tradition of printing an annual Buscaglia Christmas story

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Zoya

By: Danielle Steel

Against the backdrop of the Russian Revolution and World War I Europe, Zoya, young cousin to the Tsar, flees St. Petersburg to Paris to find safety. Her entire world forever changed, she faces hard times and joins the Ballet Russe ...

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Star

By: Danielle Steel

Young, innocent and strikingly beautiful Crystal Wyatt was an outcast, envied and resented by all but her devoted father, with whom she shared a deep love for their remote California ranch.

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A Brief History Of Time

By: Stephen W. Hawking

Stephen Hawking has earned a reputation as the most brilliant theoretical physicist since Einstein. In this landmark volume, Professor Hawking shares his blazing intellect with nonscientists everywhere, guiding us expertly to

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Fire Hawk: Thexder - The Second Contact

Fire Hawk: Thexder - The Second Contact

Platform: MSX2, DOS, PC-8801

Publisher: Game Arts Sierra On-Line (DOS)

Drakkhen

Drakkhen

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, DOS, SNES, PC-98, FM Towns Marty, Sharp X68000

Genre: Role-playing game

Publisher: Infogrames

ABC Monday Night Football

ABC Monday Night Football

Platform: MS-DOS, Amiga, Commodore 64, SNES

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Data East

Ghouls 'n Ghosts

Platform: Arcade, Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, CP System, Commodore 64, Sharp X68000, Sega Saturn, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, SuperGrafx, Sega Master System, Mega Drive/Genesis, Virtual Console, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Run and gun, Platform game

Publisher: Capcom

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Arcus II: Silent Symphony

Arcus II: Silent Symphony

Platform: Sharp X68000, NEC PC-8801, NEC PC-9801, MSX

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Wolf Team

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Another Woman

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Miracle Mile

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Who's Harry Crumb?

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Clean and Sober

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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

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