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Tuesday July 18, 1989

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..

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What the sky looked like on 18 July 1989

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Kiki's Delivery Service

Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki

Starring: Kirsten Dunst, Minami Takayama, Rei Sakuma, Kappei Yamaguchi

Country: United States

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Turner & Hooch

Directed by: Roger Spottiswoode

Starring: Tom Hanks, Mare Winningham, Craig T. Nelson, Reginald VelJohnson

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Night Game

Directed by: Peter Masterson

Starring: Roy Scheider, Karen Young, Lane Smith, Richard Bradford

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Khoj

Directed by: Keshu Ramsay

Starring: Rishi Kapoor, Naseeruddin Shah, Kimi Katkar, Satish Shah

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Cruising Bar

Directed by: Robert Ménard

Starring: Michel Côté, Louise Marleau, Geneviève Rioux, Véronique Le Flaguais

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Split Ends

Directed by: Dorothy Lyman

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Tierparkgeschichten

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13 East

The Great TV Game Show

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 18 July 1989 ?

Holidays:
  • Uruguay - Constitution Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • 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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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on July 18, 1989 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1989 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Jose Luis Rodriguez - BAILA MI RUMBA
  2. La Incondicional - Luis Miguel
  3. Ana Gabriel - Simplemente Amigos
  4. Este Ritmo Se Baila Asi - Chayanne
  5. Te Amo - Franco de Vita
  6. Y Voy Hacer Feliz - Marisela
  7. Aunque mal paguen ellas - Roberto Carlos/Vicente Fernandez
  8. AMANDOTE Y SONANDOTE - Braulio
  9. A donde vayas - Los Bukis
  10. Emmanuel - Quisiera

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Summer Of '49

By: David Halberstam

With incredible skill, passion, and insight, Pulitzer Prize–winningauthor David Halberstam returns us to a glorious time when the dreams of a now almost forgotten America rested on the crack of a

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A Brief History Of Time

By: Stephen W. Hawking

Stephen Hawking has earned a reputation as the most brilliant theoretical physicist since Einstein. In this landmark volume, Professor Hawking shares his blazing intellect with nonscientists everywhere, guiding us expertly to

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It'S Always Something

By: Gilda Radner

To honor the twentieth anniversary of beloved comedienne Gilda Radner’s death from ovarian cancer comes a commemo- rative edition of her memoir, It’s Always Something—featuring a newly updated resource guide for

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The Good Times

By: Russell Baker

"Choice...superb...even more riveting than the author last, which won a Pulitzer...hilarious as well as heartbreaking...When you put this book down you will feel privileged to have gotten to know, intimately, a

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

All-Pro Basketball Zenbei! Pro Basketball

All-Pro Basketball Zenbei! Pro Basketball

Platform: NES

Genre: Traditional basketball with arcade-like elements

Publisher: Vic Tokai

Gates of Zendocon

Gates of Zendocon

Platform: Atari Lynx

Genre: Shoot-'em-up

Publisher: Atari

HardBall II

HardBall II

Platform: Amiga, DOS, Macintosh

Publisher: Accolade

Destiny of an Emperor

Destiny of an Emperor

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Strategy role-playing game

Publisher: Capcom

Castle of the Winds

Castle of the Winds

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Roguelike

Publisher: Epic MegaGames

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

They Live

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The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!

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Working Girl

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Bedknobs and Broomsticks

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The Presidio

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