Tuesday 19 December 1989
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Pirat Nitipaisalkul and Yong Jun-hyung.
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.
Born on the Fourth of July, directed by Oliver Stone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Swan Lake by Mark Helprin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Sweet Life.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Castle of the Winds or Black Gold.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 December 1989 ?
- 2003 - the events of the fictional docu-drama The Day Britain Stopped take place.
- Roman festivals - Opalia
- Also see December 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Pirat Nitipaisalkul
- Yong Jun-hyung: South Korean singer-songwriter rapper and producer (Beast).
- Brittany Baldi: Reality Star.
- Valdimar Bergstað: Icelandic horse rider.
- Valdimar Bergsta?: Icelandic horse rider.
- Kousei Miura: Japanese jockey.
- Hamza Riazuddin: English cricketer.
- Michał Masłowski: Polish footballer.
- Rahat Hossain: YouTube Star.
- Larry Bird (Celtics) begins NBA free throw streak of 71 games
- American Airlines purchases Eastern Airline's Latin American route.
- Workers in Romanian cities go on strike in protest against the communist regime.
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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
Top #10 R&B songs
- The Gap Band - All Of My Love
- Babyface - Tender Lover
- Miki Howard - Ain't Nuthin' In The World
- Janet Jackson - Rhythm Nation
- By All Means - Let's Get It On
- Angela Winbush - It's The Real Thing
- Sharon Bryant - Foolish Heart
- Patti LaBelle - Yo Mister
- Quincy Jones Featuring Ray Charles & Chaka Khan - I'll Be Good To You
- Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly - Silky Soul
Top #10 Latin songs
- Como Fui A Enamorarme De Ti - Los Bukis
- Emmanuel - La Chica De Humo
- Isabel Pantoja - Se Me Enamora El Alma
- Si Me Vas A Olvidar - Roberto Carlos
- La Cima Del Cielo - Ricardo Montaner
- El Que Mas Te Ha Querido - Dyango
- Fuiste Un Trozo De Hielo En La Escarcha - Chayanne
- Ana Gabriel - No Digas No
- Demasiado Tarde - Marisela
- Los Yonic's - Frente A Frente
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Kylie & Jason - Especially For You
- New Kids On The Block - You Got It (The Right Stuff)
- Erasure - Crackers International (EP)
- Linda Ronstadt & Aaron Neville - Don't Know Much
- Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers - Let's Party
- Neneh Cherry - Buffalo Stance
- Inner City - Good Life
- Jason Donovan - When You Come Back To Me
- Angry Anderson - Suddenly
- Kaoma - Lambada
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