Thursday August 10, 1989
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 10, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Brenton Thwaites and Kevin Rolland.
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 Good Times by Russell Baker was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Split Ends.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dynasty Wars or Bandai Golf: Challenge Pebble Beach.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 10 August 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 10 August 1989 ?
- 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
- Brenton Thwaites: TV Actor.
- 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.
- Sammi Maria: YouTube Star.
- Sam Gagner: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Ben Sahar: Israeli footballer.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Batdance (From "Batman") - Prince
- Stephanie Mills - Something In The Way (You Make Me Feel)
- David Peaston - Two Wrongs (Don't Make It Right)
- On Our Own (From "Ghostbusters II") - Bobby Brown
- Kool Moe Dee - They Want Money
- Babyface - It's No Crime
- Vesta - Congratulations
- The Isley Brothers - Spend The Night (Ce Soir)
- It Isn't, It Wasn't, It Ain't Never Gonna Be - Aretha Franklin/Whitney Houston
- Heavy D & The Boyz - We Got Our Own Thang
Top #10 Latin songs
- Jose Luis Rodriguez - BAILA MI RUMBA
- La Incondicional - Luis Miguel
- Te Amo - Franco de Vita
- A donde vayas - Los Bukis
- Aunque mal paguen ellas - Roberto Carlos/Vicente Fernandez
- Ana Gabriel - Simplemente Amigos
- Emmanuel - Quisiera
- Y Voy Hacer Feliz - Marisela
- Gloria Estefan - Si voy a perderte
- Este Ritmo Se Baila Asi - Chayanne
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?