Thursday 9 November 1989
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 9, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Baptiste Giabiconi and Daiki Kamikawa.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to When I See You Smile by Bad English.
In UK All Around The World by Lisa Stansfield was in the top 5 hits.
Willy the Sparrow, directed by József Gémes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Among Schoolchildren by Tracy Kidder was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Sweet Life.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Digital Champ: Battle Boxing or Baby Boomer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 November 1989 ?
- Roman Catholicism - Dedication of the Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano, Cathedral of the Pope (memorial feast day)
- Also see November 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Cambodia - Independence Day (1953)
- Pakistan - Allama Iqbal Day (1877)
- Germany - November 9th is often called Germany's Schicksalstag (day of fate) due to the events of 1848, 1918, 1923, 1938, and 1989.
- Europe - Inventor's Day - in honor of Hedy Lamarr's birthday
- United States - World Freedom Day, to commenerate the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989
- Baptiste Giabiconi: Model.
- Daiki Kamikawa
- Giancarlo Stanton: Athlete.
- Andrew Gower: Actor.
- Kyle Rudolph: Football Player.
- East Berlin opens its borders
- Cold War: Fall of the Berlin Wall. Communist-controlled East Germany opens checkpoints in the Berlin Wall allowing its citizens to travel to West Germany. This key event led to the eventual reunification of East and West Germany.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bad English - When I See You Smile
- Roxette - Listen To Your Heart
- New Kids On The Block - Cover Girl
- Milli Vanilli - Blame It On The Rain
- Paula Abdul - (It's Just) The Way That You Love Me
- The B-52's - Love Shack
- Janet Jackson - Miss You Much
- Tears For Fears - Sowing The Seeds Of Love
- New Kids On The Block - Didn't I (Blow Your Mind)
- Bobby Brown - Rock Wit'cha
Top #10 R&B songs
- Surface - You Are My Everything
- Jermaine Jackson - Don't Take It Personal
- Bobby Brown - Rock Wit'cha
- Stephanie Mills - Home
- Jody Watley - Everything
- Chuckii Booker - (Don't U Know) I Love U
- Cheryl Lynn - Everytime I Try To Say Goodbye
- The S.O.S. Band - I'm Still Missing Your Love
- Somebody For Me - Heavy D & The Boyz
- Luther Vandross - Here And Now
Top #10 Latin songs
- Fria como el viento - Luis Miguel
- Lucerito - Cuentame
- Fuiste Un Trozo De Hielo En La Escarcha - Chayanne
- Como Fui A Enamorarme De Ti - Los Bukis
- A donde vayas - Los Bukis
- Si Me Vas A Olvidar - Roberto Carlos
- Gloria Estefan - Si voy a perderte
- Emmanuel - La Chica De Humo
- Por Ti - Yolandita Monge
- No Digas No - Ana Gabriel
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