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Monday October 16, 1989

It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 16, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Meaghan Waller and Anthony Joshua. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Miss You Much by Janet Jackson. In UK Ride On Time by Black Box was in the top 5 hits. Kill Me Again, directed by John Dahl, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989 while Love'S Executioner by Irvin D. Yalom was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Yawara! A Fashionable Judo Girl. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Four Trax or Al Unser Jr.'s Turbo Racing.
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What the sky looked like on 16 October 1989

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Kill Me Again

Directed by: John Dahl

Starring: Val Kilmer, Joanne Whalley, Pat Mulligan, Nick Dimitri

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Immediate Family

Directed by: Jonathan Kaplan

Starring: Glenn Close, James Woods, Mary Stuart Masterson, Kevin Dillon

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Worth Winning

Directed by: Will Mackenzie

Starring: Mark Harmon, Madeleine Stowe, Lesley Ann Warren, Maria Holvoe

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Shocker

Directed by: Wes Craven

Starring: Michael Murphy, Mitch Pileggi, John Tesh, Heather Langenkamp

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Fat Man and Little Boy

Directed by: Roland Joffé

Starring: Paul Newman, Dwight Schultz, Bonnie Bedelia, John Cusack

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Yawara! A Fashionable Judo Girl

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Blackadder Goes Forth

Starring: Rowan Atkinson, Tony Robinson, Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Alien Nation

Directed by: Graham Baker

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Baywatch

Directed by: Seth Gordon

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The Karate Kid

Directed by: John Avildsen

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 October 1989 ?

Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Cornel Wilde: Slovak-American actor director producer and screenwriter (d. 1989).
  • Cornel Wilde: Slovak-American actor director producer and screenwriter (d. 1989).
Facts:
  • Bikenibau Paeniu installed as Premier of Tuvalu
  • Jan Syse becomes Premier of Norway
  • A drawing is held by American music video station VH-1, giving away 36 Corvettes, one from each model year. Dennis Amodeo is the winner. He later sells the cars for US$1.5 million.

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Sport Games on 16 October 1989

NFL
American Football
  • Detroit Lions - Tampa Bay Buccaneers : 17 - 16
  • Green Bay Packers - Minnesota Vikings : 14 - 26
  • Houston Oilers - Chicago Bears : 33 - 28
  • Indianapolis Colts - Denver Broncos : 3 - 14
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 16, 1989 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1989 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Fria como el viento - Luis Miguel
  2. Gloria Estefan - Si voy a perderte
  3. Fuiste Un Trozo De Hielo En La Escarcha - Chayanne
  4. A donde vayas - Los Bukis
  5. Aunque mal paguen ellas - Roberto Carlos/Vicente Fernandez
  6. Lucerito - Cuentame
  7. Te Amo - Franco de Vita
  8. Por Ti - Yolandita Monge
  9. Ana Gabriel - Simplemente Amigos
  10. Lo Que Paso Entre Tu Y Yo...Paso - Luis Enrique

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Love'S Executioner

By: Irvin D. Yalom

The collection of ten absorbing tales by master psychotherapist Irvin D. Yalom uncovers the mysteries, frustrations, pathos, and humor at the heart of the therapeutic encounter.

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Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All

By: Allan Gurganus

Allan Gurganus's Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All became an instant classic upon its publication. Critics and readers alike fell in love with the voice of ninety-nine-year-old Lucy Marsden, one of

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Tales From Margaritaville

By: Jimmy Buffett

Margaritaville may not appear on a map, but it does exist--at least in the brilliantly creative, sometimes slightly skewed imagination of Jimmy Buffett.

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The Pillars of the Earth

By: Ken Follett

View our Ken Follett feature page. Learn more about The Pillars of the Earth miniseries on Starz. A departure for the bestselling thriller writer, this historical epic—a twelfth-century tale of the building of a mighty Gothic cathedral—stunned readers and critics ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

HardBall II

HardBall II

Platform: Amiga, DOS, Macintosh

Publisher: Accolade

Al Unser Jr.'s Turbo Racing

Al Unser Jr.'s Turbo Racing

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Data East

The Cycles: International Grand Prix Racing

The Cycles: International Grand Prix Racing

Platform: Amiga, Commodore 64, DOS, Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Accolade

Cobra Triangle

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Racing, vehicular combat

Publisher: Nintendo

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Four Trax

Four Trax

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Namco

Home videos

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

Renegades

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Mr. North

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A Fish Called Wanda

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Clara's Heart

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Talk Radio

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