Monday May 08, 1989
US date format: 5/8/1989, UK date format: 8/5/1989
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 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 Nora Arnezeder and Benoît Paire.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to I'll Be There For You by Bon Jovi.
In UK Hand On Your Heart by Kylie Minogue was in the top 5 hits.
Do the Right Thing, directed by Spike Lee, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Billy Bathgate by E. L. Doctorow was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fast Forward.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alleyway or Archipelagos.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 08, 1989?
- Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
- Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
- Parents' Day in South Korea
- Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
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- Paul McCartney releases My Brave Face andFerry Cross the Mersey
- US space shuttle STS-30 lands.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 08, 1989?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 08If May 08, 1989 is your birthday you're 31 years, 4 months, 10 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 20 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?