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Sunday 16 April 1989

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 16, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Shay Johnson . 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 Innumeracy by John Allen Paulos was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Fast Forward. If you liked videogames you were probably playing DuckTales or Famicom Tantei Club Part II: Ushiro ni Tatsu Shōjo.
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What the sky looked like on 16 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 16 April 1989 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Paternus
  • Saint Bernadette
  • Blessed HervT of Tours
  • Saint Turibius
  • Saint Fructuosus
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Facts:
  • 1st Seniors Golf Tradition: Don Bies wins
  • Pat Bradley wins LPGA AI Star / Centinela Hospital Golf Classic
  • Costa Rica beats US 1-0, in third round of 1990 world soccer cup.
  • Zeleka Metaferia wins third World Cup marathon (2:10:28).
  • Berendrechtsluis opens in Antwerp, biggest flood lock in world.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 16, 1989 - Geocentric view

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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 ?

Innumeracy

By: John Allen Paulos

Why do even well-educated people understand so little about mathematics? And what are the costs of our innumeracy? John Allen Paulos, in his celebrated bestseller first published in 1988, argues that

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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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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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A Brief History Of Time

By: Stephen W. Hawking

Stephen Hawking has earned a reputation as the most brilliant theoretical physicist since Einstein. In this landmark volume, Professor Hawking shares his blazing intellect with nonscientists everywhere, guiding us expertly to

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Famicom Tantei Club Part II: Ushiro ni Tatsu Shōjo

Famicom Tantei Club Part II: Ushiro ni Tatsu Shōjo

Platform: Family Computer Disk System, Super Famicom, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Nintendo

Golden Axe

Golden Axe

Platform: Arcade, Sega Genesis, Master System, DOS, Amiga, Atari ST, Amstrad, Commodore 64, iOS, PC Engine CD, WonderSwan Color, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Sega

Escape From The Planet Of The Robot Monsters

Escape From The Planet Of The Robot Monsters

Platform: Arcade, Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MS-DOS, SAM Coupé, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Shooter game

Publisher: Atari Games Domark (home versions)

Final Lap Twin

Platform: PC Engine/TurboGrafx-16

Genre: Racing RPG

Publisher: JP Namco; NA NEC

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DuckTales

Platform: NES, Game Boy

Genre: Action platformer

Publisher: Capcom

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Home videos

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

Say Anything...

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Stealing Home

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Mr. North

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Chances Are

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The Accused

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