Sunday June 18, 1989
US date format: 6/18/1989, UK date format: 18/6/1989
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 18, 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 Renee Olstead and Taipei City Taiwan (China).
In that special week of June people in US were listening to I'll Be Loving You (Forever) by New Kids On The Block.
In UK Sealed With A Kiss by Jason Donovan was in the top 5 hits.
Batman, directed by Tim Burton, 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 Split Ends.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing All-Pro Basketball Zenbei! Pro Basketball or Day of the Viper.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 18, 1989?
- Seychelles - National Day.
- Brazil - Chemist's Day.
- Father's Day, US, UK, Chile (2006).
- Autistic Pride Day, beginning in 2005.
- Starmites closes at Criter Ctr SR Theater NYC after 60 performances
- 89th US Golf Open: Curtis Strange shoots a 278 at Oak Hill Country Club - New York
- John Wayne Bobitt marries Lorena L Gallo
- Laura Davies wins LPGA Lady Keystone Golf Open
- See more
- I F Stone: American journalist (Born 1907).
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 18, 1989?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- New Kids On The Block - I'll Be Loving You (Forever)
- Bette Midler - Wind Beneath My Wings
- Bobby Brown - Every Little Step
- Richard Marx - Satisfied
- Neneh Cherry - Buffalo Stance
- Milli Vanilli - Baby Don't Forget My Number
- Fine Young Cannibals - Good Thing
- Lita Ford - Close My Eyes Forever
- Donna Summer - This Time I Know It's For Real
- Waterfront - Cry
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- The O'Jays - Have You Had Your Love Today
- Joyce "Fenderella" Irby - Mr. D.J.
- Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam - Little Jackie Wants To Be A Star
- De La Soul - Me Myself And I
- Luther Vandross - For You To Love
- Tony Toni Tone - For The Love Of You
- Peabo Bryson - Show & Tell
- BeBe & CeCe Winans - Lost Without You
- Anita Baker - Lead Me Into Love
- Kiara - Every Little Time
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