Sunday April 23, 1989
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It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 23, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nicole Vaidišová and Anastasia Baranova.
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 The Satanic Verses by Salman Rushdie was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fast Forward.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Prince of Persia or The Revenge of Shinobi.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 23 April 1989 ?
- Saint Gerard (d.1138)
- UNESCO International Day of the Book in honor of Shakespeare's and Cervantes's death on April 23, 1616.
- Turkey - National Sovereignty and Children's Day (1920)
- Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut (Israeli Independence Day) for 2007: (the observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar).
- Independence Day for the Conch Republic
- National Beer Day in Germany
- Feast Day of Saint George: Patron saint and National Day of England
- Patron saint of the Spanish region of Arag=n
- Celebrated as St. Jordi's Day in Catalonia, presents of books and roses. See above.
- Catalonia - Lover's Day. Men receive a book as a gift from their romantic interest, while women receive roses. The book is in honor of Shakespeare's and Cervantes's death on April 23, 1616.
- Saint Adalbert of Prague
- Jurgi festival, in ancient Latvia
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- Betsy King wins LPGA USX Golf Classic.
- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar plays his last game with the Los Angeles Lakers.
- Nolan Ryan blows a no hitter in 9th inning.
- Students in Beijing, China announce class boycotts.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 Latin songs
- Como Tu - Jose Jose
- Asi Fue - Isabel Pantoja
- MALA SUERTE - Vikki Carr
- HOMBRES AL BORDE DE UN ATAQUE DE CELOS - Yuri
- Un Hombre Busca Una Mujer - Luis Miguel
- QUE ESPERABAS DE MI - Rocio Durcal
- Ya No Puedo Volver Contigo - Marisela
- ES EL AMOR QUE LLEGA - Ana Gabriel
- Solo Con Un Beso - Ricardo Montaner
- UN TIEMPO PARA NOSOTROS - Braulio
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