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Monday August 28, 1989

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 28, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include César Azpilicueta and Cassadee Pope. In that special week of August people in US were listening to Cold Hearted by Paula Abdul. In UK Ride On Time by Black Box was in the top 5 hits. Speaking Parts, directed by Atom Egoyan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989 while Among Schoolchildren by Tracy Kidder was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Karate Kid. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bumpy or Ghouls 'n Ghosts.
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What the sky looked like on 28 August 1989

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Speaking Parts

Directed by: Atom Egoyan

Starring: Michael McManus, Arsinée Khanjian, Gabrielle Rose, Tony Nardi

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In Country

Directed by: Norman Jewison

Starring: Emily Lloyd, Bruce Willis, Joan Allen, Kevin Anderson

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Erik the Viking

Directed by: Terry Jones

Starring: Tim Robbins, John Cleese, Mickey Rooney, Eartha Kitt

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Breaking In

Directed by: Bill Forsyth

Starring: Burt Reynolds, Casey Siemaszko, Sheila Kelley, Lorraine Toussaint

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Relentless

Directed by: William Lustig

Starring: Judd Nelson, Robert Loggia, Leo Rossi, Meg Foster

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Karate Kid

Directed by: John Avildsen

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Open House

Directed by: Andrew Paquin

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Split Ends

Directed by: Dorothy Lyman

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Eureeka's Castle

Beetlejuice

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 August 1989 ?

Holidays:
  • Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
  • Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • 1st regular-season matchup of defending Cy Young Award winners
  • Frank Viola and Mets outduel Orel Hershiser and Dodgers 1-0

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 28, 1989 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 1989?

Life magazine Beano comics

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1989 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Ana Gabriel - Simplemente Amigos
  2. La Incondicional - Luis Miguel
  3. Te Amo - Franco de Vita
  4. Jose Luis Rodriguez - BAILA MI RUMBA
  5. Gloria Estefan - Si voy a perderte
  6. A donde vayas - Los Bukis
  7. Aunque mal paguen ellas - Roberto Carlos/Vicente Fernandez
  8. Emmanuel - Quisiera
  9. Y Voy Hacer Feliz - Marisela
  10. Este Ritmo Se Baila Asi - Chayanne

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Among Schoolchildren

By: Tracy Kidder

Tracy Kidder -- the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Soul of a New Machine and the extraordinary national bestseller House -- spent nine months in Mrs.

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It'S Always Something

By: Gilda Radner

To honor the twentieth anniversary of beloved comedienne Gilda Radner’s death from ovarian cancer comes a commemo- rative edition of her memoir, It’s Always Something—featuring a newly updated resource guide for

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Great Plains

By: Ian Frazier

National BestsellerWith his unique blend of intrepidity, tongue-in-cheek humor, and wide-eyed wonder, Ian Frazier takes us on a journey of more than 25,000 miles up and down and across the vast

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Blessings

By: Belva Plain

At thirty-six, Jennie Rakowsky’s dreams were coming true. She was about to marry a wonderful man, her career as a lawyer was sky-rocketing, and she had never been more beautiful.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dogs of War

Dogs of War

Platform: Atari ST, AmigaOS

Dragon Spirit: The New Legend

Dragon Spirit: The New Legend

Platform: Famicom/NES

Genre: Action

Bumpy

Bumpy

Platform: ZX Spectrum Amstrad CPC

Genre: Platform game

Ghouls 'n Ghosts

Platform: Arcade, Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, CP System, Commodore 64, Sharp X68000, Sega Saturn, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, SuperGrafx, Sega Master System, Mega Drive/Genesis, Virtual Console, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Run and gun, Platform game

Publisher: Capcom

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F-1 Pilot

F-1 Pilot

Platform: PC Engine

Genre: Arcade racing

Publisher: Pack-In-Video

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Stealing Home

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The Wizard of Oz

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They Live

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True Believer

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The Land Before Time

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