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Wednesday 12 April 1989

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 12, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Antonia Iacobescu and Zola Jesus. In that special week of April people in US were listening to She Drives Me Crazy by Fine Young Cannibals. In UK Eternal Flame by The Bangles was in the top 5 hits. Field of Dreams, directed by Phil Alden Robinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989 while Blind Faith by Joe McGinniss was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Fast Forward. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arnold Palmer Tournament Golf! or E-Type.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 12 April 1989

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Field of Dreams

Directed by: Phil Alden Robinson

Starring: Kevin Costner, James Earl Jones, Ray Liotta, Amy Madigan

Country: United States

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Pet Sematary

Directed by: Mary Lambert

Starring: Dale Midkiff, Denise Crosby, Fred Gwynne, Brad Greenquist

Country: United States

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The Return of the Musketeers

Directed by: Richard Lester

Starring: Michael York, Oliver Reed, Frank Finlay, C. Thomas Howell

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Checking Out

Directed by: David Leland

Starring: Jeff Daniels, Melanie Mayron, Michael Tucker, Kathleen York

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Ilaaka

Directed by: Aziz Sejawal

Starring: Mithun Chakraborty, Sanjay Dutt, Madhuri Dixit, Amrish Puri

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

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Round the Twist

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Rivalen der Rennbahn

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Rory Bremner

Directed by: Kevin Bishop

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Straight to the Heart

Directed by: Stephane Gehami

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 April 1989 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Julius I
  • Saint Zeno of Verona
  • Saint Erkembode
  • Saint Damian
  • Yuri's Night, an international celebration of the first human in space, Yuri Gagarin; in Russia (and formerly in USSR), the Cosmonautics Day.
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Facts:
  • 3rd Soul Train Music Awards: Anita Baker
  • Peter Ueberroth deal to purchase Eastern Airlines falls through
  • Third Soul Train Music Awards: Anita Baker wins.
  • Abbie Hoffman, yippie peace activist of the 1960s, dies at age 52.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 12, 1989 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1989 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Como Tu - Jose Jose
  2. Asi Fue - Isabel Pantoja
  3. HOMBRES AL BORDE DE UN ATAQUE DE CELOS - Yuri
  4. QUE ESPERABAS DE MI - Rocio Durcal
  5. MALA SUERTE - Vikki Carr
  6. Ya No Puedo Volver Contigo - Marisela
  7. Un Hombre Busca Una Mujer - Luis Miguel
  8. ES EL AMOR QUE LLEGA - Ana Gabriel
  9. UN TIEMPO PARA NOSOTROS - Braulio
  10. Solo Con Un Beso - Ricardo Montaner

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Blind Faith

By: Joe McGinniss

The Marshalls were the model family of Tom’s River, New Jersey, living the American dream of all that money could buy.

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Killshot

By: Elmore Leonard

“[Leonard has] written so many first-rate crime stories that it would be fatuous to say Killshot is his best, but it probably is anyway.”—NewsweekThe

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Morning Glory

By: LaVyrle Spencer

From the author of "Vows" and "The Gamble", comes the story of Ella Dinsmore and Will Parker. Ella, widowed at 26 and with two small children, advertises for a husband, through

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Star

By: Danielle Steel

Young, innocent and strikingly beautiful Crystal Wyatt was an outcast, envied and resented by all but her devoted father, with whom she shared a deep love for their remote California ranch.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

All-Pro Basketball Zenbei! Pro Basketball

All-Pro Basketball Zenbei! Pro Basketball

Platform: NES

Genre: Traditional basketball with arcade-like elements

Publisher: Vic Tokai

ALF

Platform: Sega Master System

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Sega

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E-Type

E-Type

Platform: BBC Micro, Acorn Electron, Acorn Archimedes (RISC OS)

Genre: Racing

Publisher: The Fourth Dimension

Al Unser Jr.'s Turbo Racing

Al Unser Jr.'s Turbo Racing

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Data East

Arnold Palmer Tournament Golf!

Arnold Palmer Tournament Golf!

Platform: Sega Mega Drive/Genesis

Genre: Traditional golf simulation

Publisher: Sega

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Renegades

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Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure

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The Great Outdoors

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Big Business

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Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers

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