Friday July 14, 1989
US date format: 7/14/1989, UK date format: 14/7/1989
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 14, 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 Patricia van der Vliet and Sakari Mattila.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to If You Don't Know Me By Now by Simply Red.
In UK Back To Life (However Do You Want Me) by Soul II Soul was in the top 5 hits.
Khoj, directed by Keshu Ramsay, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Split Ends.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chicago 90 or Act-Fancer: Cybernetick Hyper Weapon.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 14, 1989?
- Sweden - Birthday of Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden, an official flag day
- France and all French dependencies - Bastille Day
- Kiribati - Independence Day, 3rd day, not a holiday
- 16th James Bond movies License to Kill premieres
- France celebrates the 200th anniversary of the French Revolution.
- Frank Bell: English soldier and educator (d. 1989).
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 14, 1989?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Simply Red - If You Don't Know Me By Now
- Madonna - Express Yourself
- Fine Young Cannibals - Good Thing
- Martika - Toy Soldiers
- Milli Vanilli - Baby Don't Forget My Number
- Prince - Batdance
- Natalie Cole - Miss You Like Crazy
- Expose - What You Don't Know
- The Doobie Brothers - The Doctor
- Love and Rockets - So Alive
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Soul II Soul (Featuring Caron Wheeler) - Keep On Movin'
- Chuckii Booker - Turned Away
- Surface - Shower Me With Your Love
- Levert - Gotta Get The Money
- Jody Watley With Eric B. & Rakim - Friends
- The Jacksons - Nothin (That Compares 2 U)
- Karyn White - Secret Rendezvous
- James Ingram - It's Real
- LL Cool J - I'm That Type Of Guy
- Vanessa Williams - Darlin' I
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 14If July 14, 1989 is your birthday you're 31 years, 2 months, 16 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 14 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 July 14, 1989?
On July 14, 1989 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is July 14, 1989?
On July 14, 1989 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on July 14, 1989?
On July 14, 1989 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 14, 1989?
On July 14, 1989 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on July 14, 1989?
On July 14, 1989 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on July 14, 1989?
On July 14, 1989 several famous people were born including, Patricia van der Vliet, Sakari Mattila, Leon Bridges.
Which famous people died on July 14, 1989?
Famous people died on July 14, 1989 include, Frank Bell.
What was the number one song in July 14, 1989?
The number one song in the week of July 14, 1989 was If You Don't Know Me By Now by Simply Red in US and Back To Life (However Do You Want Me) by Soul II Soul in UK.
What were the top hits on July 14, 1989?
The top hits on July 14, 1989 were If You Don't Know Me By Now by Simply Red, Express Yourself by Madonna, Good Thing by Fine Young Cannibals in US and Back To Life (However Do You Want Me) by Soul II Soul, You'll Never Stop Me From Loving You by Sonia, London Nights by London Boys in UK.