Saturday April 29, 1989
US date format: 4/29/1989, UK date format: 29/4/1989
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 29, 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 Charlotte Francis and Casey Aldridge.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Like A Prayer by Madonna.
In UK Hand On Your Heart by Kylie Minogue was in the top 5 hits.
The Unbelievable Truth, directed by Hal Hartley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while The Blooding by Joseph Wambaugh was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fast Forward.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dogs of War or Boxxle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 29, 1989?
- Saint Robert Blessed Robrecht Gruuthuuse (d.1157)
- Saint Hugh of Cluny
- International Dance Day.
- Japan (public holiday since 1927, traditionally the start of the Golden Week holiday period.) The Emperor's Birthday (1927-1988. Holiday of Emperor Hirohito's birthday until his death in 1989).
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- 2nd government of Lubbers falls
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 29, 1989?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?