Saturday January 28, 1989
US date format: 1/28/1989, UK date format: 28/1/1989
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 28, 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 Bertrand Chameroy and Siem de Jong.
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 Alleyway or Hellfire.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 28, 1989?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
- 46th Golden Globes: Rain Man, Working Girl.
- Boon completes 7th Test century, 149 versus West Indies at Sydney Cricket Ground.
- 63rd Australian Open Women's Tennis: Steffi Graf beats Helena Sukova (6-4, 6-4).
- Choekyi Gyaltsen: 10th Panchen Lama, Tibetan religious...
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 28, 1989?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 28If January 28, 1989 is your birthday you're 31 years, 7 months, 25 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 6 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?