Wednesday June 28, 1989
US date format: 6/28/1989, UK date format: 28/6/1989
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 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 Markiplier and Andrew Fifita.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Baby Don't Forget My Number by Milli Vanilli.
In UK Back To Life (However Do You Want Me) by Soul II Soul was in the top 5 hits.
Lethal Weapon 2, directed by Richard Donner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Stranger In Savannah by Eugenia Price was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Split Ends.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gates of Zendocon or Faria: A World of Mystery and Danger!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 28, 1989?
- Feast of St Irenaeus of Lyon
- Vidovdan, Orthodox religious holiday commemorating St. Vitus
- National Handshake Day
- The 600th anniversary of the Battle of Kosovo. Serbian leader Slobodan Milosevic delivers the Gazimestan speech at the site of the historic battle.
- Joris Ivens: The greatest Dutch documentary...
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 28, 1989?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Milli Vanilli - Baby Don't Forget My Number
- Fine Young Cannibals - Good Thing
- Richard Marx - Satisfied
- Neneh Cherry - Buffalo Stance
- Simply Red - If You Don't Know Me By Now
- Madonna - Express Yourself
- Donna Summer - This Time I Know It's For Real
- Cyndi Lauper - I Drove All Night
- Natalie Cole - Miss You Like Crazy
- New Kids On The Block - I'll Be Loving You (Forever)
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Peabo Bryson - Show & Tell
- Soul II Soul (Featuring Caron Wheeler) - Keep On Movin'
- Diana Ross - Workin' Overtime
- Chuckii Booker - Turned Away
- Luther Vandross - For You To Love
- Surface - Shower Me With Your Love
- Levert - Gotta Get The Money
- Anita Baker - Lead Me Into Love
- Miles Jaye - Objective
- The Jacksons - Nothin (That Compares 2 U)
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next June 28If June 28, 1989 is your birthday you're 31 years, 2 months, 29 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 2 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?