Wednesday August 09, 1989
US date format: 8/9/1989, UK date format: 9/8/1989
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 9, 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 Jason Heyward and Samuel Koisser.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Right Here Waiting by Richard Marx.
In UK Swing The Mood by Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers was in the top 5 hits.
Uncle Buck, directed by John Hughes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Split Ends.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Digital Champ: Battle Boxing or F-1 Pilot.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 09, 1989?
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 09, 1989?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Prince - Batdance (From "Batman")
- Stephanie Mills - Something In The Way (You Make Me Feel)
- David Peaston - Two Wrongs (Don't Make It Right)
- Bobby Brown - On Our Own (From "Ghostbusters II")
- Kool Moe Dee - They Want Money
- Babyface - It's No Crime
- Vesta - Congratulations
- The Isley Brothers - Spend The Night (Ce Soir)
- Aretha Franklin/Whitney Houston - It Isn't, It Wasn't, It Ain't Never Gonna Be
- Heavy D & The Boyz - We Got Our Own Thang
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Days to next August 09If August 09, 1989 is your birthday you're 31 years, 1 month, 21 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 10 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on August 09, 1989?
On August 09, 1989 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is August 09, 1989?
On August 09, 1989 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on August 09, 1989?
On August 09, 1989 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 09, 1989?
On August 09, 1989 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on August 09, 1989?
On August 09, 1989 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on August 09, 1989?
On August 09, 1989 several famous people were born including, Jason Heyward, Jimmy Hill, Samuel Koisser.
What was the number one song in August 09, 1989?
The number one song in the week of August 09, 1989 was Right Here Waiting by Richard Marx in US and Swing The Mood by Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers in UK.
What were the top hits on August 09, 1989?
The top hits on August 09, 1989 were Right Here Waiting by Richard Marx, On Our Own by Bobby Brown, Batdance by Prince in US and Swing The Mood by Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers, Wouldn't Change A Thing by Kylie Minogue, French Kiss by Lil' Louis in UK.