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Friday 14 April 1989

It was Friday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 14, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Dafina Zeqiri and Dong Dong. 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 Second Chances by Judith S. Wallerstein and Sandra Blakeslee was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Fast Forward. If you liked videogames you were probably playing All Girl Wrestling: Ultimate Angels or Burning Force.
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What the sky looked like on 14 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 14 April 1989 ?

Holidays:
  • Vishu - Harvest festival in Kerala, India.
  • N'Ko Alphabet Day - the anniversary of the day the N'Ko alphabet was completed in 1949.
  • Tamil New Year - Celebrations for Tamils all over the world.
  • New Year Celebrations in parts of India and whole of Sri Lanka.
  • Baisakhi - Celebrations in Punjab, India.
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Facts:
  • In the Iran-Contra trial, Oliver North's case goes to the jury.
  • 1,100,000,000th Chinese born.
  • The U.S. government seizes the Irvine, CA Lincoln Savings and Loan Association Charles Keating (for whom the Keating Five were named – John McCain among them) eventually goes to jail, as part of the massive 1980s Savings and Loan Crisis which costs U.S. taxpayers nearly $200 billion in bailouts, and many people their life savings. NY Times May 3, 1990
  • The death of Hu Yaobang, which sparks the beginning of the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989.
  • The Hillsborough disaster, one of the biggest tragedies in European football, claims the life of 96 Liverpool supporters.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 14, 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 ?

Second Chances

By: Judith S. Wallerstein and Sandra Blakeslee

Men, Women & Children A Decade After Divorce: Who Wins, Who Loses- And Why

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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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Billy Bathgate

By: E. L. Doctorow

To open this book is to enter the perilous, thrilling world of Billy Bathgate, the brazen boy who is accepted into the inner circle of the notorious Dutch Schultz gang.

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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 ?

Arbalester

Arbalester

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Shooter game

Publisher: SETA

Digital Champ: Battle Boxing

Digital Champ: Battle Boxing

Platform: TurboGrafx-16, Virtual Console

Genre: Sports

Burning Force

Platform: Arcade, Sega Genesis, Virtual Console

Genre: 3D shooter

Publisher: Namco

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All Girl Wrestling: Ultimate Angels

All Girl Wrestling: Ultimate Angels

Platform: Super Famicom Mobile phones

Genre: Wrestling

Publisher: Tecmo

Black Gold

Black Gold

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, DOS, Commodore 64

Genre: Business simulation game

Publisher: reLINE Software Rainbow Arts

Home videos

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

Fletch Lives

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Betrayed

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Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure

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The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!

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Child's Play

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