Thursday September 21, 1989
US date format: 9/21/1989, UK date format: 21/9/1989
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 21, 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 Jason Derulo and Jef Gaitan.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Girl I'm Gonna Miss You by Milli Vanilli.
In UK Ride On Time by Black Box was in the top 5 hits.
Welcome Home, directed by Franklin J. Schaffner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Clear And Present Danger by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Blackadder Goes Forth.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle Shark or Dragon Wars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 21, 1989?
- Mabon - Neopagan festival of Mabon
- International Day of Peace of the United Nations, as propagated by Peace One Day
- In ancient Greece, the eighth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the secret rites in the Telesterion finish and the feast, Pannychis, begins.
- Philippines - Thanksgiving Day
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- Hurricane Hugo makes landfall in South Carolina, causing US$7 billion in damage.
- F Fischer: German war criminal (4, Two of Breda).
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 21, 1989?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly - Can't Get Over You
- Eddie Murphy - Put Your Mouth On Me
- Soul II Soul (Featuring Caron Wheeler) - Back To Life (However Do You Want Me)
- Sybil - Don't Make Me Over
- E.U. - Taste Of Your Love
- After 7 - Heat Of The Moment
- Eric Gable - Remember (The First Time)
- Sharon Bryant - Let Go
- Natalie Cole (Duet With Freddie Jackson) - I Do
- D'atra Hicks - Sweet Talk
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