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Wednesday August 30, 1989

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 30, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Bebe Rexha and Amarillo (Texas). 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 Advanced Xoru or Bruce Lee Lives.
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What the sky looked like on 30 August 1989

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Movies

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

Speaking Parts

Directed by: Atom Egoyan

Starring: Michael McManus, Arsinée Khanjian, Gabrielle Rose, Tony Nardi

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In Country

Directed by: Norman Jewison

Starring: Emily Lloyd, Bruce Willis, Joan Allen, Kevin Anderson

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Erik the Viking

Directed by: Terry Jones

Starring: Tim Robbins, John Cleese, Mickey Rooney, Eartha Kitt

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Breaking In

Directed by: Bill Forsyth

Starring: Burt Reynolds, Casey Siemaszko, Sheila Kelley, Lorraine Toussaint

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Relentless

Directed by: William Lustig

Starring: Judd Nelson, Robert Loggia, Leo Rossi, Meg Foster

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TV Series

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

The Karate Kid

Directed by: John Avildsen

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Open House

Directed by: Andrew Paquin

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Split Ends

Directed by: Dorothy Lyman

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Eureeka's Castle

Beetlejuice

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 30 August 1989 ?

Holidays:
  • International Day of the Disappeared
  • Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
  • Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day
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Facts:
  • Roman Polanski marries actress Emmanuelle Seigner

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 30, 1989 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Ana Gabriel - Simplemente Amigos
  2. La Incondicional - Luis Miguel
  3. Te Amo - Franco de Vita
  4. Jose Luis Rodriguez - BAILA MI RUMBA
  5. Gloria Estefan - Si voy a perderte
  6. A donde vayas - Los Bukis
  7. Aunque mal paguen ellas - Roberto Carlos/Vicente Fernandez
  8. Emmanuel - Quisiera
  9. Y Voy Hacer Feliz - Marisela
  10. Este Ritmo Se Baila Asi - Chayanne

Books

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

Shelley Ii

By: Shelley Winters

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While My Pretty One Sleeps

By: Mary Higgins Clark

While My Pretty One Sleeps

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Summer Of '49

By: David Halberstam

With incredible skill, passion, and insight, Pulitzer Prize–winningauthor David Halberstam returns us to a glorious time when the dreams of a now almost forgotten America rested on the crack of a

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Red Phoenix

By: Larry Bond

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.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bruce Lee Lives

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: The Software Toolworks

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ALF

Platform: Sega Master System

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Sega

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Ganbare Goemon 2

Ganbare Goemon 2

Platform: Famicom, i-revo

Genre: Action-Adventure

Publisher: Konami

Advanced Xoru

Advanced Xoru

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Interactive fiction, role-playing

Publisher: Castle Technologies

Archipelagos

Archipelagos

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, MS-DOS

Genre: action/strategy

Publisher: Logotron

Home videos

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

Betrayed

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Mystic Pizza

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Dead Bang

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The Presidio

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Midnight Run

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