Monday May 8, 1989
This day in 30 sec.
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 8, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
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 All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten by Robert Fulghum was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fast Forward.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Final Fight or Drakkhen.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 May 1989
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 8 May 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)
- VE Day
- World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day
- Saint Ida of Nivelles
- Nora Arnezeder: French actress and singer, born to a Catholic and Austrian father and a jewish Egyptian mother.
- Benoît Paire: French professional tennis player, he was finalist at the Serbian Open and semi-finalist at the Italian Open (defeated by Roger Federer).
- Daniel Kaluuya
- Lars Eller: Danish ice hockey player.
- Nyle DiMarco: Model.
- Paul McCartney releases My Brave Face andFerry Cross the Mersey
- US space shuttle STS-30 lands.
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Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Skyy - Start Of A Romance
- Guy - I Like
- Jody Watley - Real Love
- Al B. Sure! - If I'm Not Your Lover
- Boy George - Don't Take My Mind On A Trip
- Heaven Help Me - Deon Estus With George Michael
- E.U. - Buck Wild
- Tone-Loc - Funky Cold Medina
- Grady Harrell - Sticks And Stones
- Tribute (Right On) - The Pasadenas
Top #10 Latin songs
- Como Tu - Jose Jose
- La Incondicional - Luis Miguel
- MALA SUERTE - Vikki Carr
- AMANDOTE Y SONANDOTE - Braulio
- Ya No Puedo Volver Contigo - Marisela
- Asi Fue - Isabel Pantoja
- HOMBRES AL BORDE DE UN ATAQUE DE CELOS - Yuri
- ES EL AMOR QUE LLEGA - Ana Gabriel
- Solo Con Un Beso - Ricardo Montaner
- QUE ESPERABAS DE MI - Rocio Durcal
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?