Thursday April 20, 1989
US date format: 4/20/1989, UK date format: 20/4/1989
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 20, 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 Carlos Valdes (actor) and Carlos Valdes.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Like A Prayer by Madonna.
In UK Eternal Flame by The Bangles was in the top 5 hits.
Miss Firecracker, directed by Thomas Schlamme, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Blind Faith by Joe McGinniss was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fast Forward.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Double Dunk or Avalon: The Legend Lives.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 20, 1989?
- USA- National High Five Day
- Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
- Saint Victor (d.303)
- Saint Marcellinus
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- NATO debates modernising short range missiles although the U.S. and U.K. are in favour, West German Chancellor Helmut Kohl obtains a concession deferring a decision.
- Students from Beijing, Shanghai, Xian, and Nanjing begin protesting in Tiananmen Square.
- Zaid al-Rifai resigns as Prime Minister of Jordan in the wake of riots over government imposed price hikes that began on April 18.
- Noboru Takeshita resigns as Prime Minister of Japan in the wake of a stock-trading scandal.
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- Doru Davidovici: Romanian writer and fighter pilot (Born...
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 20, 1989?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on April 20, 1989?
On April 20, 1989 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is April 20, 1989?
On April 20, 1989 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on April 20, 1989?
On April 20, 1989 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 20, 1989?
On April 20, 1989 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on April 20, 1989?
On April 20, 1989 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on April 20, 1989?
On April 20, 1989 several famous people were born including, Carlos Valdes (actor), Conor Murray, Carlos Valdes.
Which famous people died on April 20, 1989?
Famous people died on April 20, 1989 include, Doru Davidovici.
What was the number one song in April 20, 1989?
The number one song in the week of April 20, 1989 was Like A Prayer by Madonna in US and Eternal Flame by The Bangles in UK.
What were the top hits on April 20, 1989?
The top hits on April 20, 1989 were Like A Prayer by Madonna, She Drives Me Crazy by Fine Young Cannibals, The Look by Roxette in US and Eternal Flame by The Bangles, Like A Prayer by Madonna, If You Don't Know Me By Now by Simply Red in UK.