Tuesday August 29, 1989
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It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 29, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Cassadee Pope and Aleksandr Bebikh.
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 Shelley Ii by Shelley Winters was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Karate Kid.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Kenny Dalglish Soccer Manager or Famicom Jump: Hero Retsuden.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 29 August 1989
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Which were the important events of 29 August 1989 ?
- The first day of Thoth - which is the first day of the Egyptian calendar. Thoth is the Ibis-headed god of knowledge.
- Slovakia - Slovak National Uprising Day (1944, against the Nazis)
- Eastern Orthodox Christianity and Roman Catholic Church commemorate the beheading of John the Baptist with a feast day
- 1997 - Judgment Day, from the movie Terminator 2: Judgment Day
- Official Yakiniku Day in Japan as proclaimed by the All Japan Yakiniku Association.
- Cassadee Pope: Musician.
- Aleksandr Bebikh: Russian footballer.
- Karol Castillo: Peruvian model Miss Perú Universo 2008 (d. 2013).
- Peter Scott: English explorer, naturalist, and painter (Born 1909).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paula Abdul - Cold Hearted
- Richard Marx - Right Here Waiting
- New Kids On The Block - Hangin' Tough
- Gloria Estefan - Don't Wanna Lose You
- The Jeff Healey Band - Angel Eyes
- Warrant - Heaven
- Karyn White - Secret Rendezvous
- Surface - Shower Me With Your Love
- Don Henley - The End Of The Innocence
- Jody Watley - Friends
Top #10 R&B songs
- Babyface - It's No Crime
- My Fantasy (From "Do The Right Thing") - Teddy Riley Featuring Guy
- The Isley Brothers - Spend The Night (Ce Soir)
- Eric Gable - Remember (The First Time)
- Sharon Bryant - Let Go
- E.U. - Taste Of Your Love
- Eddie Murphy - Put Your Mouth On Me
- It Isn't, It Wasn't, It Ain't Never Gonna Be - Aretha Franklin/Whitney Houston
- I Do - Natalie Cole (Duet With Freddie Jackson)
- Stephanie Mills - Something In The Way (You Make Me Feel)
Top #10 Latin songs
- Ana Gabriel - Simplemente Amigos
- La Incondicional - Luis Miguel
- Te Amo - Franco de Vita
- Jose Luis Rodriguez - BAILA MI RUMBA
- Gloria Estefan - Si voy a perderte
- A donde vayas - Los Bukis
- Aunque mal paguen ellas - Roberto Carlos/Vicente Fernandez
- Emmanuel - Quisiera
- Y Voy Hacer Feliz - Marisela
- Este Ritmo Se Baila Asi - Chayanne
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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?