Monday January 23, 1989
US date format: 1/23/1989, UK date format: 23/1/1989
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 23, 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 Yani Tseng and Humood Alkhudher.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Two Hearts by Phil Collins.
In UK Especially For You by Kylie & Jason was in the top 5 hits.
Farewell to the King, directed by John Milius, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Alaska by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Bottom Line.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Conquests of Camelot or Castle of the Winds.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 23, 1989?
- Pie Day
- The Saddest day of the year is January 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). 
- Roman Catholic Church: Feast of Blessed Marianne of Molokai
- Challenge to "who is a Jew" law filed in Israeli Supreme Court.
- NBA New Jersey Nets begin a 32+ game road losing streak.
- A powerful earthquake in the Tajik Soviet Socialist Republic kills around 275 people.
- January 23–24 ndash Armed civilian leftist briefly attack and occupy an Argentine army base near Buenos Aries.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 23, 1989?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 23If January 23, 1989 is your birthday you're 31 years, 8 months, 6 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 25 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 23, 1989?
On January 23, 1989 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is January 23, 1989?
On January 23, 1989 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on January 23, 1989?
On January 23, 1989 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 23, 1989?
On January 23, 1989 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 23, 1989?
On January 23, 1989 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 23, 1989?
On January 23, 1989 several famous people were born including, Yani Tseng, Jacky Vincent, Humood Alkhudher.
What was the number one song in January 23, 1989?
The number one song in the week of January 23, 1989 was Two Hearts by Phil Collins in US and Especially For You by Kylie & Jason in UK.
What were the top hits on January 23, 1989?
The top hits on January 23, 1989 were Two Hearts by Phil Collins, When I'm With You by Sheriff, Armageddon It by Def Leppard in US and Especially For You by Kylie & Jason, Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart by Marc Almond featuring Gene Pitney, Crackers International (EP) by Erasure in UK.