Thursday May 11, 1989
US date format: 5/11/1989, UK date format: 11/5/1989
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 11, 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 Cam Newton and Giovani Santos.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to I'll Be There For You by Bon Jovi.
In UK Hand On Your Heart by Kylie Minogue was in the top 5 hits.
Do the Right Thing, directed by Spike Lee, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Billy Bathgate by E. L. Doctorow was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fast Forward.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Avalon: The Legend Lives or Demon Sword.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 11, 1989?
- Saint Francis of Girolamo
- Saint Estella
- Holiday of the City of Miskolc (since 1992).
- Saint Odilo of Cluny
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- 217th and final episode of Dynasty is aired
- President Bush orders nearly 2,000 troops to Panam�.
- Kenya announces worldwide ban on ivory to preserve its elephant herds.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 11, 1989?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 11If May 11, 1989 is your birthday you're 31 years, 4 months, 13 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 17 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?