Friday February 10, 1989
US date format: 2/10/1989, UK date format: 10/2/1989
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 10, 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 Bunmi Mojekwu and Nikita Ramsey.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Straight Up by Paula Abdul.
In UK Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart by Marc Almond featuring Gene Pitney was in the top 5 hits.
The 'Burbs, directed by Joe Dante, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while The First Salute by Barbara W. Tuchman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Bottom Line.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Codename: ICEMAN or Cameltry.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 10, 1989?
- Catholicism - Saint Scholastica; World Marriage Day.
- Malta - St. Paul's Shipwreck day. Catholicism in Malta.
- Saint Silvanus
- Saint Charalampe
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- Minor League Football System opens organizational meeting, Saint Louis, Missouri.
- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
- To gain deregulation, WWF admits pro wrestling is an exhibition and not a sport, in a New Jersey court.
- Ron Brown is elected chairman of the Democratic National Committee, becoming the first African American to lead a major United States political party.
- Dan Kelly: NHL sportscaster, dies at 52, "He...
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 10, 1989?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paula Abdul - Straight Up
- Sheriff - When I'm With You
- Tone Loc - Wild Thing
- Bon Jovi - Born To Be My Baby
- White Lion - When The Children Cry
- Tiffany - All This Time
- Sheena Easton - The Lover In Me
- Samantha Fox - I Wanna Have Some Fun
- Rick Astley - She Wants To Dance With Me
- Information Society - Walking Away
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 10If February 10, 1989 is your birthday you're 31 years, 7 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 13 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 10, 1989?
On February 10, 1989 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is February 10, 1989?
On February 10, 1989 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on February 10, 1989?
On February 10, 1989 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 10, 1989?
On February 10, 1989 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on February 10, 1989?
On February 10, 1989 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 10, 1989?
On February 10, 1989 several famous people were born including, Bunmi Mojekwu, Nikita Ramsey, Liam Hendriks.
Which famous people died on February 10, 1989?
Famous people died on February 10, 1989 include, Dan Kelly.
What was the number one song in February 10, 1989?
The number one song in the week of February 10, 1989 was Straight Up by Paula Abdul in US and Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart by Marc Almond featuring Gene Pitney in UK.
What were the top hits on February 10, 1989?
The top hits on February 10, 1989 were Straight Up by Paula Abdul, When I'm With You by Sheriff, Wild Thing by Tone Loc in US and Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart by Marc Almond featuring Gene Pitney, Belfast Child by Simple Minds, The Living Years by Mike & The Mechanics in UK.