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Friday 29 December 1989

It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on December 29, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jane Levy and Kei Nishikori. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Another Day In Paradise by Phil Collins. Born on the Fourth of July, directed by Oliver Stone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989 while California Gold by John Jakes was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Mr. Bean. If you liked videogames you were probably playing David Wolf: Secret Agent or Batman: The Video Game.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 29 December 1989

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Movies

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

Born on the Fourth of July

Directed by: Oliver Stone

Starring: Tom Cruise, Raymond J. Barry, Caroline Kava, Josh Evans

Country: United States

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Always

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Richard Dreyfuss, Holly Hunter, Brad Johnson, John Goodman

Country: United States

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Wild Orchid

Directed by: Zalman King

Starring: Mickey Rourke, Jacqueline Bisset, Carré Otis, Assumpta Serna

Country: United States

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The Banker

Directed by: William Webb

Starring: Robert Forster, Shanna Reed, Duncan Regehr, Jeff Conaway

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Glory

Directed by: Edward Zwick

Starring: Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, Cary Elwes, Morgan Freeman

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Mr. Bean

Starring: Rowan Atkinson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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The Sweet Life

Directed by: Rob Spera

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Yawara! A Fashionable Judo Girl

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One Foot in the Grave

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 December 1989 ?

Holidays:
  • The fourth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • R.C. Saints - Thomas Becket (optional memorial)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Vaclav Havel becomes President of Czechoslovakia
  • Riots break-out after Hong Kong decides to forcibly repatriate Vietnamese refugees.
  • Wayne Gretzky and Martina Navratilova are named athletes of the decade by the Associated Press.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on December 29, 1989 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Emmanuel - La Chica De Humo
  2. Como Fui A Enamorarme De Ti - Los Bukis
  3. Isabel Pantoja - Se Me Enamora El Alma
  4. Si Me Vas A Olvidar - Roberto Carlos
  5. Daniela Romo - Quiero Amanecer Con Alguien
  6. La Cima Del Cielo - Ricardo Montaner
  7. No Digas No - Ana Gabriel
  8. El Que Mas Te Ha Querido - Dyango
  9. Fuiste Un Trozo De Hielo En La Escarcha - Chayanne
  10. Demasiado Tarde - Marisela

Books

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

California Gold

By: John Jakes

One man’s ambitious journey into the heart of California’s gold country becomes a pursuit for limitless wealth in the face of devastating ruinAt the height of California’s Gold Rush, men left

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I Want To Grow Hair, I Want To Grow Up, I Want To Go To Boise

By: Erma Bombeck

This is a heartwarming book about kids surviving cancer. America's favorite family writer brings us the stories of children who have every hope of beating the odds and living to drive

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The Eleventh Hour

By: Graeme Base

When Horace the elephant turns eleven, he celebrates in style by inviting his exotic friends to a splendid costume party. But a mystery is afoot, for in the midst of the

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Chili Dawgs Always Bark At Night

By: Lewis Grizzard

"A first-rate irascible American humorist...This man Grizzard deserves high honors in the field of fun."ATLANTA JOURNAL & CONSTITUTIONIn his twelfth collection of outrageous writings, he's kinder.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

AmeriDarts

AmeriDarts

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Ameri

Batman: The Video Game

Batman: The Video Game

Platform: NES, Game Boy, Sega Genesis

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Sunsoft

David Wolf: Secret Agent

David Wolf: Secret Agent

Platform: DOS

Publisher: Dynamix

Al Unser Jr.'s Turbo Racing

Al Unser Jr.'s Turbo Racing

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Data East

DuckTales

Platform: NES, Game Boy

Genre: Action platformer

Publisher: Capcom

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Home videos

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

Tequila Sunrise

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Leviathan

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Eight Men Out

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Her Alibi

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Dead Ringers

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