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Monday May 22, 1989

It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on May 22, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Bradley Martyn and Lexy Panterra. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Forever Your Girl by Paula Abdul. In UK Hand On Your Heart by Kylie Minogue was in the top 5 hits. Dead Poets Society, directed by Peter Weir, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989 while The Night The Bear Ate Goombaw by Patrick F. McManus was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Tierparkgeschichten. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Castlevania: The Adventure or Famicom Tantei Club Part II: Ushiro ni Tatsu Shōjo.
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What the sky looked like on 22 May 1989

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Dead Poets Society

Directed by: Peter Weir

Starring: Robin Williams, Robert Sean Leonard, Ethan Hawke, Josh Charles

Country: United States

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Warlock

Directed by: Steve Miner

Starring: Julian Sands, Lori Singer, Richard E. Grant, Mary Woronov

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Renegades

Directed by: Jack Sholder

Starring: Kiefer Sutherland, Lou Diamond Phillips, Jami Gertz, Robert Knepper

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My Mom's a Werewolf

Directed by: Michael Fischa

Starring: Susan Blakely, John Saxon, Tina Caspary, John Schuck

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No Holds Barred

Directed by: Thomas J. Wright

Starring: Hulk Hogan, Joan Severance, Kurt Fuller, Tommy 'Tiny' Lister

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Tierparkgeschichten

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Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

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Round the Twist

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Rivalen der Rennbahn

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Rory Bremner

Directed by: Kevin Bishop

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 22 May 1989 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Humilita
  • Saint Rita of Cascia
  • Victoria Day in Canada
  • World Biodiversity Day.
  • Republic of Yemen - National Day.
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Facts:
  • Amid food riots and looting set off by inflation, Argentina declares a nationwide state of siege.
  • Boris Yeltsin gains a seat on the Supreme Soviet of the Soviet Union.
  • Tiananmen Square protests of 1989: The 10nbspm (33nbspft) high ''Goddess of Democracy'' statue is unveiled in Tiananmen Square by student demonstrators.
  • NATO agrees to talks with the Soviet Union on reducing the number of short-range nuclear weapons in Europe.
  • An attempted assassination of Miguel Maza Marquez, director of the Departamento Administrativo de Seguridad (DAS) in Bogotá, Colombia is committed by members of the Medellín Cartel, who kill 4 and injure 37.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 22, 1989 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1989 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. La Incondicional - Luis Miguel
  2. Como Tu - Jose Jose
  3. Jose Luis Rodriguez - BAILA MI RUMBA
  4. AMANDOTE Y SONANDOTE - Braulio
  5. Ya No Puedo Volver Contigo - Marisela
  6. MALA SUERTE - Vikki Carr
  7. Solo Con Un Beso - Ricardo Montaner
  8. Asi Fue - Isabel Pantoja
  9. El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico - AMAME
  10. Este Ritmo Se Baila Asi - Chayanne
Top #5 songs in the UK
  1. Kylie Minogue - Hand On Your Heart
  2. Ferry Cross The Mersey - Christians, Holly Johnson, Paul McCartney, Gerry Marsden & Stock Aitken Waterman
  3. Natalie Cole - Miss You Like Crazy
  4. The Bangles - Eternal Flame
  5. London Boys - Requiem

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Night The Bear Ate Goombaw

By: Patrick F. McManus

The Night the Bear Ate GoombawMore witty cautionary tales of outdoor life, by everybody's favorite expert on the subject, Patrick F.

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Goldwyn

By: A. Scott Berg

Samuel Goldwyn was the premier dream-maker of his era, and in this lavishly-praised biography, the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning author of Lindbergh and Max Perkins: Editor of Genius offers a

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The Diamond Throne

By: David Eddings

Sparhawk, Pandion Knight, and Queen's Champion have returned to Elenia after ten years of exile, only to find young Queen Ehlanda trapped in a block of ensorcelled crystal.

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Killshot

By: Elmore Leonard

“[Leonard has] written so many first-rate crime stories that it would be fatuous to say Killshot is his best, but it probably is anyway.”—NewsweekThe

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Famicom Tantei Club Part II: Ushiro ni Tatsu Shōjo

Famicom Tantei Club Part II: Ushiro ni Tatsu Shōjo

Platform: Family Computer Disk System, Super Famicom, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Nintendo

Caliber .50

Caliber .50

Platform: Arcade, Sega Genesis/Megadrive

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Mentrix Software[1] (Genesis/Megadrive)

Castlevania: The Adventure

Castlevania: The Adventure

Platform: Game Boy Virtual Console (3DS)

Genre: Platforming

Publisher: Konami

The Cycles: International Grand Prix Racing

The Cycles: International Grand Prix Racing

Platform: Amiga, Commodore 64, DOS, Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Accolade

Baseball Stars

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System, PlayChoice-10

Genre: Sports

Publisher: SNK

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Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Ben and Me

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Ruthless People

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Police Academy 6: City Under Siege

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Clean and Sober

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Poltergeist III

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