Tuesday July 18, 1989
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It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 18, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Harry Ley and Jamie Benn.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Toy Soldiers by Martika.
In UK Back To Life (However Do You Want Me) by Soul II Soul was in the top 5 hits.
Kiki's Delivery Service, directed by Hayao Miyazaki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Summer Of '49 by David Halberstam was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Split Ends.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing All-Pro Basketball Zenbei! Pro Basketball or Castle of the Winds.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 18 July 1989
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Which were the important events of 18 July 1989 ?
- Uruguay - Constitution Day
- Jamie Benn: Hockey Player.
- Harry Ley: YouTube Star.
- Victoria Magrath: YouTube Star.
- Sebastian Mielitz: German footballer.
- Yohan Mollo: French footballer.
- 48 cm rainfall at Rockport, West Virginia (state record)
- Actress Rebecca Schaeffer is murdered by an obsessed fan, leading to stricter stalking laws in California.
- The National Assembly of the Republic of Poland elects Wojciech Jaruzelski to the new and powerful post of President of Poland.
- United Airlines Flight 232 (Douglas DC-10) crashes in Sioux City, Iowa, killing 112 184 on board survive.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Martika - Toy Soldiers
- Madonna - Express Yourself
- Simply Red - If You Don't Know Me By Now
- Prince - Batdance
- Love and Rockets - So Alive
- Bobby Brown - On Our Own
- Fine Young Cannibals - Good Thing
- Expose - What You Don't Know
- Bon Jovi - Lay Your Hands On Me
- Milli Vanilli - Baby Don't Forget My Number
Top #10 R&B songs
- Chuckii Booker - Turned Away
- Surface - Shower Me With Your Love
- Keep On Movin' - Soul II Soul (Featuring Caron Wheeler)
- Jody Watley With Eric B. & Rakim - Friends
- Karyn White - Secret Rendezvous
- On Our Own (From "Ghostbusters II") - Bobby Brown
- Levert - Gotta Get The Money
- Batdance (From "Batman") - Prince
- LL Cool J - I'm That Type Of Guy
- Kool Moe Dee - They Want Money
Top #10 Latin songs
- Jose Luis Rodriguez - BAILA MI RUMBA
- La Incondicional - Luis Miguel
- Ana Gabriel - Simplemente Amigos
- Este Ritmo Se Baila Asi - Chayanne
- Te Amo - Franco de Vita
- Y Voy Hacer Feliz - Marisela
- Aunque mal paguen ellas - Roberto Carlos/Vicente Fernandez
- AMANDOTE Y SONANDOTE - Braulio
- A donde vayas - Los Bukis
- Emmanuel - Quisiera
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