Friday January 13, 1989
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It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 13, 1989). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Beau Mirchoff and Julian Perretta.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to My Prerogative by Bobby Brown.
In UK Especially For You by Kylie & Jason was in the top 5 hits.
Sex, Lies, and Videotape, directed by Steven Soderbergh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Parting The Waters by Taylor Branch was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Dirty Dancing.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing DJ Boy or Alleyway.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 13 January 1989
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Which were the important events of 13 January 1989 ?
- In Sweden, Christmas ends on the 20th day, St. Knut's Day. Children celebrate a party throwing out the Christmas tree (julgransplundring).
- Beau Mirchoff: TV Actor.
- Julian Perretta
- James Berrett: English-Irish footballer.
- Doug Martin: Football Player.
- Tim Matavž: Slovenian footballer.
- Joe Spinell: Actor (Maniac, Star Crash, Strike Force), dies at 51.
- Friday the 13th virus strikes hundreds of IBM computers in Britain
- Computers across Britain hit by Friday the 13th virus
- Subway gunman Bernhard Goetz begins 1-year jail sentence
- Ruins of Mashkan-shapir (occupied 2050-1720 BC) found in Iraq.
- Jerry Parks, Oklahoma defensive back, charged with shooting a teammate.
- New York subway gunman Bernhard Goetz begins one-year jail sentence.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bobby Brown - My Prerogative
- Phil Collins - Two Hearts
- Poison - Every Rose Has Its Thorn
- Taylor Dayne - Don't Rush Me
- Def Leppard - Armageddon It
- Bangles - In Your Room
- Michael Jackson - Smooth Criminal
- Boys Club - I Remember Holding You
- Annie Lennox - Put A Little Love In Your Heart
- Karyn White - The Way You Love Me
Top #10 Latin songs
- Rocio Durcal - Como Tu Mujer
- Angela Carrasco - BOCA ROSA
- SI EL AMOR SE VA - Roberto Carlos
- TU PRESA FACIL - Los Yonic's
- BORINQUENA - Yolandita Monge
- Gipsy Kings - BAMBOLEO
- Tu Pirata Soy Yo - Chayanne
- NO ME HABLEN DE EL - Lucerito
- Los Caminantes - ENTRE MAS LEJOS ME VAYA
- Eydie Gorme - DE CORAZON A CORAZON
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?