Sunday September 17, 1989
US date format: 9/17/1989, UK date format: 17/9/1989
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 17, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Danielle Brooks and Paige Houden.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Don't Wanna Lose You by Gloria Estefan.
In UK Ride On Time by Black Box was in the top 5 hits.
Black Rain, directed by Ridley Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while While My Pretty One Sleeps by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Alien Nation.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Risk: The World Conquest Game or Day of the Viper.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 17, 1989?
- RC Saints - Feasts of Saint Lambert (martyr), Hildegard of Bingen
- United States - Constitution Day (observed on the previous Friday if it falls in a weekend), Citizenship Day, Von Steuben Day
- Netherlands - Operation Market Garden is still remembered with parachuting and dedications on this day.
- Also see September 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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- 41st Emmy Awards: LA Law, Cheers, Dana Delany and Candice Bergen win
- Beth Daniel wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic
- Emmy Creative Arts Award presentation
- Hurricane Hugo begins four day sweep through Caribbean, killing 62.
- Jay Stewart: Annoucer on Lets Make a Deal, commits...
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 17, 1989?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Eric Gable - Remember (The First Time)
- Sharon Bryant - Let Go
- Eddie Murphy - Put Your Mouth On Me
- E.U. - Taste Of Your Love
- Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly - Can't Get Over You
- Teddy Riley Featuring Guy - My Fantasy (From "Do The Right Thing")
- Natalie Cole (Duet With Freddie Jackson) - I Do
- The Isley Brothers - Spend The Night (Ce Soir)
- Soul II Soul (Featuring Caron Wheeler) - Back To Life (However Do You Want Me)
- Sybil - Don't Make Me Over
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next September 17If September 17, 1989 is your birthday you're 31 years, 1 month, 14 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 17 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on September 17, 1989?
On September 17, 1989 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is September 17, 1989?
On September 17, 1989 the zodiac sign was Virgo.
Who was the US President on September 17, 1989?
On September 17, 1989 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 17, 1989?
On September 17, 1989 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on September 17, 1989?
On September 17, 1989 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on September 17, 1989?
On September 17, 1989 several famous people were born including, Danielle Brooks, Paige Houden, Missy Lynn.
Which famous people died on September 17, 1989?
Famous people died on September 17, 1989 include, Jay Stewart.
What was the number one song in September 17, 1989?
The number one song in the week of September 17, 1989 was Don't Wanna Lose You by Gloria Estefan in US and Ride On Time by Black Box in UK.
What were the top hits on September 17, 1989?
The top hits on September 17, 1989 were Don't Wanna Lose You by Gloria Estefan, Girl I'm Gonna Miss You by Milli Vanilli, Heaven by Warrant in US and Ride On Time by Black Box, Swing The Mood by Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers, Right Here Waiting by Richard Marx in UK.