Thursday 26 January 1989
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 26, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Emily Hughes and Nany González.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Two Hearts by Phil Collins.
In UK Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart by Marc Almond featuring Gene Pitney 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 Midnight by Dean R. Koontz was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Bottom Line.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gigandes or Dr. Plummet's House of Flux.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 26 January 1989
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Which were the important events of 26 January 1989 ?
- Roman Empire - third day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra.
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Timothy and Titus
- Saint Paula
- Saint Alberic
- Margaret of Hungary
- International Holocaust Remembrance Day
- Uganda - Liberation Day.
- India - Republic Day - One of only three state holidays in India, celebrated with pomp and a military parade in New Delhi.
- International Customs Day.
- Australia - Australia Day.
- Emily Hughes: American figure skater.
- Ruth Kearney: TV Actress.
- Nany González: Reality Star.
- Torrey Smith: Football Player.
- MarShon Brooks: American basketball player.
- Paul Daels: Flemish chairman (IJzerbedevaart committee), dies.
- Black & Blue opens at Minskoff Theater NYC for 829 performances
- US computer security expert warns of catastrophic virus
- AT&T reports first loss in 103 years; US$1.67 billion in 1988.
- Madison Square Gardens sports arena in New York announces two-year US$100 million renovation plan.
- Allan Border takes 7-46 against the West Indies at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
- Test debut of Mark Taylor, Australia versus West Indies, Sydney.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Karyn White - Superwoman
- Bobby Brown - Roni
- Z'Looke - Can U Read My Lips
- New Edition - Can You Stand The Rain
- Tony Toni Tone - Baby Doll
- Gerald Alston - Take Me Where You Want To
- Luther Vandross - She Won't Talk To Me
- Wild Thing - Tone-Loc
- Al Jarreau - So Good
- This Time - Kiara (Duet With Shanice Wilson)
Top #10 Latin songs
- Rocio Durcal - Como Tu Mujer
- Aprendere - Ednita Nazario
- UN TIEMPO PARA NOSOTROS - Braulio
- HOMBRES AL BORDE DE UN ATAQUE DE CELOS - Yuri
- TU PRESA FACIL - Los Yonic's
- Gipsy Kings - BAMBOLEO
- Tu Pirata Soy Yo - Chayanne
- Asi Fue - Isabel Pantoja
- SI EL AMOR SE VA - Roberto Carlos
- NO ME HABLEN DE EL - Lucerito
Top #8 songs in the UK
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?