Monday April 17, 1989
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It was Monday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 17, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Avi Kaplan and Zara Aldana.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Like A Prayer by Madonna.
In UK Eternal Flame by The Bangles was in the top 5 hits.
Miss Firecracker, directed by Thomas Schlamme, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Cary Grant by Charles Higham and Roy Moseley was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fast Forward.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Day of the Viper or The Revenge of Shinobi.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 April 1989
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Which were the important events of 17 April 1989 ?
- Pope Anicetus (died 166)
- Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
- Saint Landricus
- Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
- Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
- Avi Kaplan: Pop Singer.
- Zara Aldana: Filipino model.
- Javed Mohammed: Trinidadian footballer.
- Paraskevi Papachristou: Greek triple jumper.
- Maximum New York State unemployment benefits raised to $245 per week
- Soviet-US agreement allows Soviets to fight US pros
- 93rd Boston Marathon won by Abebe Mekonen of Ethiopia in 2:09:06.
- Polish labor union granted legal status.
- Poland, Solidarity was again legalized and allowed to participate in semi-free elections on June 4.
- Trisha Meili is attacked while jogging in New York City's Central Park as her identity remains secret for years, she becomes known as the ampquotCentral Park Jogger.ampquot
- A gun turret explodes on the U.S. battleship ''Iowa'', killing 47 crew members.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 Latin songs
- Como Tu - Jose Jose
- Asi Fue - Isabel Pantoja
- MALA SUERTE - Vikki Carr
- HOMBRES AL BORDE DE UN ATAQUE DE CELOS - Yuri
- Un Hombre Busca Una Mujer - Luis Miguel
- QUE ESPERABAS DE MI - Rocio Durcal
- Ya No Puedo Volver Contigo - Marisela
- ES EL AMOR QUE LLEGA - Ana Gabriel
- Solo Con Un Beso - Ricardo Montaner
- UN TIEMPO PARA NOSOTROS - Braulio
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?