Wednesday May 17, 1989
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It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 17, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Tereza Fajksová and Tessa Virtue.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Forever Your Girl by Paula Abdul.
In UK Hand On Your Heart by Kylie Minogue was in the top 5 hits.
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, directed by Steven Spielberg, 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 Arnold Palmer Tournament Golf! or Eye of Horus.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 May 1989 ?
- Norwegian Constitution Day or Syttende Mai.
- Dfa das Letras Galegas ("Galician Literature Day") ? holiday in Galicia, honouring the Galician language.
- Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of 'Azaamat (Grandeur) ? First day of the fourth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- Saint Paschal Baylon or Pascal Baylon
- Saint Montanus
- Saint Dietmar
- Saint Pamphamer
- International Day Against Homophobia aka IDAHO
- Saint Pamphalon
- Saint Solochon
- Saint Adrian of Alexandria
- Tereza Fajksová
- Tessa Virtue: Canadian ice dancer.
- Olivia Luccardi
- Ross Butler: TV Actor.
- Behati Prinsloo: Model.
- Robert Webber: Actor (Nuts, Assassin, 10), dies at 74.
- Longest Cab Ride Ever: 14,000 miles cost $16,000!
- Nelson Mandela receives a BA from University of South Africa
- Napoli wins 18th UEFA Cup in Stuttgart, Germany.
- More than 1 million Chinese protestors march through Beijing demanding greater democracy.
- 1989 Ürümqi unrest: Uyghur and Hui Muslim protesters rioted in front of the government building in Ürümqi.
- Tiananmen Square protests of 1989: Zhao Ziyang meets the demonstrators in Tiananmen Square.
- Ciriaco de Mita resigns as Prime Minister of Italy.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Skyy - Start Of A Romance
- Al B. Sure! - If I'm Not Your Lover
- Heaven Help Me - Deon Estus With George Michael
- Guy - I Like
- Grady Harrell - Sticks And Stones
- De La Soul - Me Myself And I
- Atlantic Starr - My First Love
- Natalie Cole - Miss You Like Crazy
- Slick Rick - Children's Story
- Jody Watley - Real Love
Top #10 Latin songs
- Como Tu - Jose Jose
- La Incondicional - Luis Miguel
- AMANDOTE Y SONANDOTE - Braulio
- MALA SUERTE - Vikki Carr
- Ya No Puedo Volver Contigo - Marisela
- Jose Luis Rodriguez - BAILA MI RUMBA
- Asi Fue - Isabel Pantoja
- El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico - AMAME
- Solo Con Un Beso - Ricardo Montaner
- Este Ritmo Se Baila Asi - Chayanne
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