Monday 18 December 1989
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ashley Benson and Alex Caplow.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Another Day In Paradise by Phil Collins.
In UK You Got It (The Right Stuff) by New Kids On The Block was in the top 5 hits.
Always, directed by Steven Spielberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Jimmy Stewart And His Poems by Jimmy Stewart was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Simpsons.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Act-Fancer: Cybernetick Hyper Weapon or Dragon Wars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 December 1989 ?
- Roman festivals - Feast of Epona (during Saturnalia)
- R.C. Saints - Gatianus of Tours
- Also see December 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Niger - Republic Day (autonomous in 1958)
- Greek Orthodox Church ? Feast of Sebastian the Martyr
- Ashley Benson: American actress.
- Alex Caplow: Rock Singer.
- Emily Atack: English actress.
- Ashley Slanina-Davies: English actress.
- I Love Lucy Christmas episode, shown for 1st time in over 30 years
- The European Community and the Soviet Union sign an agreement on trade and commercial and economic cooperation.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Phil Collins - Another Day In Paradise
- Linda Ronstadt - Don't Know Much
- Billy Joel - We Didn't Start The Fire
- Janet Jackson - Rhythm Nation
- Taylor Dayne - With Every Beat Of My Heart
- Soul II Soul - Back To Life
- Technotronic - Pump Up The Jam
- Cher - Just Like Jesse James
- New Kids On The Block - This One's For The Children
- Bon Jovi - Living In Sin
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Sport Games on 18 December 1989
- Philadelphia Eagles - New Orleans Saints : 20 - 30
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