Thursday 19 October 1989
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Cashier and Miroslav Stoch.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Miss You Much by Janet Jackson.
In UK Ride On Time by Black Box was in the top 5 hits.
Look Who's Talking, directed by Amy Heckerling, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while A Brief History Of Time by Stephen W. Hawking was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Around the World in 80 Days.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Destiny of an Emperor or Baby Boomer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 19 October 1989 ?
- Niue - Constitution Day in honour of the country's independence (self-governing in free association with New Zealand) in 1974.
- Brazil - Independence Day of State of Piauf
- Albania - Mother Teresa Day.
- Also see October 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Roman Catholic Saints - Saints Jean de BrTbeuf, Isaac Jogues, and Companions; Saint Frideswide
- Roman festivals - Armilustrium in honor of Mars
- French Republican Calendar - Tomate (Tomato) Day, twenty-eighth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Cashier: YouNow Star.
- Miroslav Stoch: Slovakian footballer.
- Rakuto Tochihara: Japanese actor.
- Janine Tugonon: Filipino model and television host.
- Dangerous Games opens at Nederlander Theater NYC for 4 performances
- The Wonders of Life pavilion opens at Walt Disney World's Epcot in Orlando, Florida.
- The convictions of the Guildford Four are quashed by the Court of Appeal of England and Wales, after they had spent 15 years in prison.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Janet Jackson - Miss You Much
- The Cure - Love Song
- Tears For Fears - Sowing The Seeds Of Love
- Roxette - Listen To Your Heart
- The Rolling Stones - Mixed Emotions
- New Kids On The Block - Cover Girl
- Aerosmith - Love In An Elevator
- Babyface - It's No Crime
- Young M.C. - Bust A Move
- Expose - When I Looked At Him
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?