Monday October 23, 1989
US date format: 10/23/1989, UK date format: 23/10/1989
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 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 Christopher Stuart and Sara Rubin.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Miss You Much by Janet Jackson.
In UK Ride On Time by Black Box was in the top 5 hits.
Bride of Re-Animator, directed by Brian Yuzna, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Roseanne by Roseanne Barr was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Sweet Life.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Final Lap Twin or Cosmic Osmo and the Worlds Beyond the Mackerel.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 23, 1989?
- Chemistry: Mole Day
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Scorpio in Western tropical astrology.
- Hungary - National Day (revolution of 1956 and the proclamation of the Republic of Hungary in 1989)
- Also see October 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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- George Harrison releases Best of Dark Horse 1976-89 album
- Hungary proclaims itself a Republic and declares communist rule ended
- Phillips Disaster in Pasadena, Texas kills 23 and injures 314 others.
- US 62nd manned space mission STS 34 (Atlantis 5) returns from space.
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- Armida : Mexican-American stage, vaudeville and...
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 23, 1989?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Janet Jackson - Miss You Much
- Tears For Fears - Sowing The Seeds Of Love
- Roxette - Listen To Your Heart
- New Kids On The Block - Cover Girl
- Aerosmith - Love In An Elevator
- Mötley Crüe - Dr. Feelgood
- Babyface - It's No Crime
- Young M.C. - Bust A Move
- Bad English - When I See You Smile
- Bobby Brown - Rock Wit'cha
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
Sport Games on October 23, 1989
- Atlanta Falcons - Phoenix Cardinals : 20 - 34
- Dallas Cowboys - Kansas City Chiefs : 28 - 36
- Denver Broncos - Seattle Seahawks : 24 - 21
- Green Bay Packers - Miami Dolphins : 20 - 23
- Indianapolis Colts - Cincinnati Bengals : 23 - 12
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next October 23If October 23, 1989 is your birthday you're 30 years, 11 months, 7 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 23 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 October 23, 1989?
On October 23, 1989 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is October 23, 1989?
On October 23, 1989 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on October 23, 1989?
On October 23, 1989 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 23, 1989?
On October 23, 1989 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on October 23, 1989?
On October 23, 1989 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on October 23, 1989?
On October 23, 1989 several famous people were born including, Christopher Stuart, Sara Rubin, Viktor Agardius.
Which famous people died on October 23, 1989?
Famous people died on October 23, 1989 include, Armida .
What was the number one song in October 23, 1989?
The number one song in the week of October 23, 1989 was Miss You Much by Janet Jackson in US and Ride On Time by Black Box in UK.
What were the top hits on October 23, 1989?
The top hits on October 23, 1989 were Miss You Much by Janet Jackson, Sowing The Seeds Of Love by Tears For Fears, Listen To Your Heart by Roxette in US and Ride On Time by Black Box, That's What I Like by Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers, Pump Up The Jam by Technotronic featuring Felly in UK.