Thursday September 14, 1989
US date format: 9/14/1989, UK date format: 14/9/1989
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 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 Logan Henderson and Lee Jong-suk.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Don't Wanna Lose You by Gloria Estefan.
In UK Ride On Time by Black Box was in the top 5 hits.
Black Rain, directed by Ridley Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while While My Pretty One Sleeps by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Alien Nation.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gates of Zendocon or Escape From The Planet Of The Robot Monsters.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 14, 1989?
- Eastern Orthodox Church - Exaltation of the Cross, which commemorates the discovery of the (allegedly) original Christian cross in 326 by Helena, mother of Constantine, as well as the recovery from the Persians by Heraclius in 628.
- Formerly, in the Roman Catholic and Anglican churches, the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following 14 September were observed as one of the four sets of Ember days. In the Irish calendar they were known as Quarter tense.
- Roman Catholic Church - Triumph of the Cross (compare May 3, Finding of the Holy Cross).
- In ancient Greece, the first day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, during which the sacred objects were brought from Eleusis to Athens.
- Calgary Flames become 1st NHL team to play in the USSR, win 4-2
- Jeff Reardon is 1st to record 30 saves in 5 consecutive seasons
- September 17–22 ndash Hurricane Hugo devastates the Caribbean and the southeastern United States, causing at least 71 deaths and $8 billion in damage.
- The Catholic Church calls for removal of the Carmelite convent located near the former Auschwitz concentration camp, whose presence had offended some Jewish leaders.
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- Damaso Perez Prado: Cuban musician (Born 1916).
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 14, 1989?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Eric Gable - Remember (The First Time)
- Sharon Bryant - Let Go
- Eddie Murphy - Put Your Mouth On Me
- E.U. - Taste Of Your Love
- Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly - Can't Get Over You
- Teddy Riley Featuring Guy - My Fantasy (From "Do The Right Thing")
- Natalie Cole (Duet With Freddie Jackson) - I Do
- The Isley Brothers - Spend The Night (Ce Soir)
- Soul II Soul (Featuring Caron Wheeler) - Back To Life (However Do You Want Me)
- Sybil - Don't Make Me Over
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next September 14If September 14, 1989 is your birthday you're 31 years, 1 month, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 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 September 14, 1989?
On September 14, 1989 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is September 14, 1989?
On September 14, 1989 the zodiac sign was Virgo.
Who was the US President on September 14, 1989?
On September 14, 1989 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 14, 1989?
On September 14, 1989 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on September 14, 1989?
On September 14, 1989 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on September 14, 1989?
On September 14, 1989 several famous people were born including, Logan Henderson, Lee Jong-suk, Jessica Brown Findlay.
Which famous people died on September 14, 1989?
Famous people died on September 14, 1989 include, Damaso Perez Prado.
What was the number one song in September 14, 1989?
The number one song in the week of September 14, 1989 was Don't Wanna Lose You by Gloria Estefan in US and Ride On Time by Black Box in UK.
What were the top hits on September 14, 1989?
The top hits on September 14, 1989 were Don't Wanna Lose You by Gloria Estefan, Girl I'm Gonna Miss You by Milli Vanilli, Heaven by Warrant in US and Ride On Time by Black Box, Swing The Mood by Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers, Right Here Waiting by Richard Marx in UK.