Friday September 22, 1989
US date format: 9/22/1989, UK date format: 22/9/1989
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 22, 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 Coeur de pirate and Sabine Lisicki.
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 Dynamite Duke or Big Run - The Supreme 4WD Challenge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 22, 1989?
- Saint Emmeramus
- Saint Florentius
- In ancient Latvia, the first day of Mikeli, the Catching of Jumis.
- In ancient Greece, the ninth and final day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates made offerings to the dead.
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- Cards outfielder Leon Durham suspended for 60 days due to drugs
- IRA-bomb kills 10 British marines in Kent
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 22, 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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Days to next September 22If September 22, 1989 is your birthday you're 31 years, 4 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 27 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?