Thursday 10 August 1989
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kevin Rolland and Brenton Thwaites.
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 Polar Star by Martin Cruz Smith was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Interceptor.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle Out Run or F29 Retaliator.
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- Roman festivals - Opalia, festival in honor of Ops
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Laurence
- Prisoner's Justice Day - Canada.
- Independence Day in Ecuador -- Movement began in Quito in 1809. Independence not achieved till May 1822.
- St. Deusdedit
- Ancient Latvia - Labrenca Diena held
- St. Blaan
- Kevin Rolland: French free-style skier (half-pipe), he was gold medalist at the World Championships 2009, silver medalist at the 2015 X Games and won the gold in 2016.
- Brenton Thwaites: TV Actor.
- Sammi Maria: YouTube Star.
- Sam Gagner: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Ben Sahar: Israeli footballer.
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