Sunday 27 August 1989
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jessica Lea Mayfield and Jenna Ezarik.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Right Here Waiting by Richard Marx.
In UK Swing The Mood by Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers was in the top 5 hits.
Erik the Viking, directed by Terry Jones, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while The Good Times by Russell Baker was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Open House.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Act-Fancer: Cybernetick Hyper Weapon or Deathtrack.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 27 August 1989
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Which were the important events of 27 August 1989 ?
- Moldova - Independence Day (from the USSR, 1991)
- Roman festivals - Volturnalia held in honor of Volturnus
- RC Saints - Saint Monica of Hippo
- Jessica Lea Mayfield
- Jahan Yousaf: DJ.
- Jenna Ezarik: YouTube Star.
- Romain Amalfitano: French footballer.
- Juliana Cannarozzo: American figure skater and actress.
- 100 march through Bensonhurst protesting racial killings
- 89th US Golf Amateur Championship won by Chris Patton
- Betsy King wins LPGA Nestle World Golf Championship
- Tina Barrett wins LPGA Mitsubishi Motors Ocean State Golf Open
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Richard Marx - Right Here Waiting
- Paula Abdul - Cold Hearted
- New Kids On The Block - Hangin' Tough
- Gloria Estefan - Don't Wanna Lose You
- Bobby Brown - On Our Own
- Karyn White - Secret Rendezvous
- Great White - Once Bitten Twice Shy
- Don Henley - The End Of The Innocence
- Jody Watley - Friends
- The Jeff Healey Band - Angel Eyes
Top #10 R&B songs
- Babyface - It's No Crime
- Stephanie Mills - Something In The Way (You Make Me Feel)
- The Isley Brothers - Spend The Night (Ce Soir)
- Teddy Riley Featuring Guy - My Fantasy (From "Do The Right Thing")
- Aretha Franklin/Whitney Houston - It Isn't, It Wasn't, It Ain't Never Gonna Be
- Eric Gable - Remember (The First Time)
- Jonathan Butler - Sarah, Sarah
- David Peaston - Two Wrongs (Don't Make It Right)
- Sharon Bryant - Let Go
- E.U. - Taste Of Your Love
Top #10 Latin songs
- Jose Luis Rodriguez - BAILA MI RUMBA
- Ana Gabriel - Simplemente Amigos
- La Incondicional - Luis Miguel
- Aunque mal paguen ellas - Roberto Carlos/Vicente Fernandez
- A donde vayas - Los Bukis
- Te Amo - Franco de Vita
- Gloria Estefan - Si voy a perderte
- Emmanuel - Quisiera
- Y Voy Hacer Feliz - Marisela
- Extranandote - Rocio Durcal
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?