Friday 15 December 1989
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Marcus Gastineau and Nichole Bloom.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to We Didn't Start The Fire by Billy Joel.
In UK You Got It (The Right Stuff) by New Kids On The Block was in the top 5 hits.
Always, directed by Steven Spielberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while The Tempting Of America by Robert H. Bork was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Simpsons.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Castle of the Winds or Bay Route.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 15 December 1989 ?
- Marcus Gastineau: American noted family, son of actress Brigitte Nielson and former football star Mark Gastineau.
- Nichole Bloom: Movie Actress.
- Jeffrey Wittek: Vine Star.
- Josh McQuoid: Irish footballer.
- Arnold Moss: American actor (Born 1910).
- The Romanian Revolution begins in Timişoara when rioters break into the Committee Building and cause extensive vandalism. Their attempts to set the buildings on fire are foiled by military units.
- Brazil holds the second round of its first free election in 29 years Fernando Collor de Mello wins.
- The first full-length episode of ''The Simpsons'', ampquotSimpsons Roasting on an Open Fireampquot, is shown on Fox.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Billy Joel - We Didn't Start The Fire
- Phil Collins - Another Day In Paradise
- Linda Ronstadt - Don't Know Much
- Soul II Soul - Back To Life
- Taylor Dayne - With Every Beat Of My Heart
- Milli Vanilli - Blame It On The Rain
- Technotronic - Pump Up The Jam
- Janet Jackson - Rhythm Nation
- Bon Jovi - Living In Sin
- Cher - Just Like Jesse James
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