Thursday June 29, 1989

US date format: 6/29/1989, UK date format: 29/6/1989

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 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 Riva Taylor . 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 Black Gold or Future Wars.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • The Netherlands - Veterans Day.
  • Feast of Saints Peter and Paul (also a local holiday in Rome, of which they are patron saints)
  • Seychelles - Independence Day.

Events

  • Emmy 16th Daytime Award presentation - Susan Lucci loses for 10th time
  • Susan Lucci loses daytime emmy for 10th straight year

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Movies

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Lethal Weapon 2

Lethal Weapon 2

Directed by: Richard Donner

Starring: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci, Patsy Kensit

Country: United States of America

Tridev

Tridev

Directed by: Rajiv Rai

Starring: Naseeruddin Shah, Sunny Deol, Jackie Shroff, Madhuri Dixit

Luther the Geek

Luther the Geek

Directed by: Carlton J. Albright

Starring: Edward Terry, Joan Roth, Stacy Haiduk, Thomas Mills

Batman

Batman

Directed by: Tim Burton

Starring: Michael Keaton, Jack Nicholson, Kim Basinger, Robert Wuhl

Country: United States of America

Honey, I Shrunk the Kids

Honey, I Shrunk the Kids

Directed by: Joe Johnston

Starring: Rick Moranis, Matt Frewer, Marcia Strassman, Kristine Sutherland

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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Split Ends

Split Ends

Directed by: Dorothy Lyman

Tierparkgeschichten

Tierparkgeschichten

Fast Forward

Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

Round the Twist

Round the Twist

Seinfeld

Seinfeld

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Starring: Jerry Seinfeld, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Michael Richards, Jason Alexander

Country: United States of America

Days to next June 29

If June 29, 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.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Stranger In Savannah by Eugenia Price

Stranger In Savannah

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The New York Times Bestseller: In the triumphant conclusion of the Savannah Quartet, the hearts of three families and the soul of a nation are torn by the passions of the

Playmates by Robert B. Parker

Playmates

By:

Spenser goes back to school--to investigate corruption in college town. Taft University's hottest basketball star is shaving points for quick cash.

Red Phoenix by Larry Bond

Red Phoenix

By:

In the aftermath of a series of student riots in Seoul, the U.S. Congress rushes a bill into law calling for the complete withdrawal of American troops from South Korea.

About Face by David H. Hackworth and Julie Sherman

About Face

By:

Called “everything a twentieth century war memoir could possibly be” by The New York Times, this national bestseller by Colonel David H.

It'S Always Something by Gilda Radner

It'S Always Something

By:

To honor the twentieth anniversary of beloved comedienne Gilda Radner’s death from ovarian cancer comes a commemo- rative edition of her memoir, It’s Always Something—featuring a newly updated resource guide for

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Black Gold

Black Gold

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, DOS, Commodore 64

Genre: Business simulation game

Publisher: reLINE Software Rainbow Arts

Double Dunk

Double Dunk

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Traditional basketball simulation

Publisher: Atari

Gates of Zendocon

Gates of Zendocon

Platform: Atari Lynx

Genre: Shoot-'em-up

Publisher: Atari

Future Wars

Future Wars

Platform: PC (DOS), Amiga, Atari ST

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Delphine Software

Blue Lightning

Blue Lightning

Platform: Atari Lynx, Atari Jaguar CD

Genre: Flight simulator

Publisher: Atari

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 29, 1989?

On June 29, 1989 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is June 29, 1989?

On June 29, 1989 the zodiac sign was Cancer.

Who was the US President on June 29, 1989?

On June 29, 1989 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 29, 1989?

On June 29, 1989 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on June 29, 1989?

On June 29, 1989 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on June 29, 1989?

On June 29, 1989 several famous people were born including, Riva Taylor.

What was the number one song in June 29, 1989?

The number one song in the week of June 29, 1989 was Baby Don't Forget My Number by Milli Vanilli in US and Back To Life (However Do You Want Me) by Soul II Soul in UK.

What were the top hits on June 29, 1989?

The top hits on June 29, 1989 were Baby Don't Forget My Number by Milli Vanilli, Good Thing by Fine Young Cannibals, Satisfied by Richard Marx in US and Back To Life (However Do You Want Me) by Soul II Soul, You'll Never Stop Me From Loving You by Sonia, London Nights by London Boys in UK.


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