Thursday November 30, 1989
US date format: 11/30/1989, UK date format: 30/11/1989
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 30, 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 Vladimír Weiss .
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Blame It On The Rain by Milli Vanilli.
In UK You Got It (The Right Stuff) by New Kids On The Block was in the top 5 hits.
Music Box, directed by Costa-Gavras, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Education Of A Wandering Man by Louis L'Amour was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Sweet Life.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Castlevania: The Adventure or Faria: A World of Mystery and Danger!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 30, 1989?
- Cities for Life Day; 300 cities around the world declare their opposition to the death penalty
- Official End of the Hurricane Season
- Philippines - Andres Bonifacio Day
- R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew the apostle
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- Deutsche Bank board member Alfred Herrhausen is killed by a Red Army Faction terrorist bomb.
- In a meeting with Pope John Paul II, President of the Soviet Union Mikhail Gorbachev pledges greater religious freedom for citizens of the Soviet Union.
- Cold War: East Germany's parliament abolishes the constitutional provision granting the Communist-dominated SED its monopoly on power. Egon Krenz, the Politburo and the Central Committee resign 2 days later.
- A military coup attempt begins in the Philippines against the government of Philippine President Corazon C. Aquino, ending by December 9.
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- Vladimír Weiss: Slovak footballer.
- Alfred Herrhausen: German CEO (Deutsche Bank), murdered at...
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 30, 1989?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Milli Vanilli - Blame It On The Rain
- Billy Joel - We Didn't Start The Fire
- Paula Abdul - (It's Just) The Way That You Love Me
- Richard Marx - Angelia
- The B-52's - Love Shack
- Phil Collins - Another Day In Paradise
- Soul II Soul - Back To Life
- Linda Ronstadt - Don't Know Much
- Bad English - When I See You Smile
- Alice Cooper - Poison
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Luther Vandross - Here And Now
- Stephanie Mills - Home
- Angela Winbush - It's The Real Thing
- Alyson Williams - Just Call My Name
- Miki Howard - Ain't Nuthin' In The World
- Kashif - Personality
- Randy Crawford - Knockin' On Heaven's Door
- Babyface - Tender Lover
- Jermaine Jackson - Don't Take It Personal
- The Gap Band - All Of My Love
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 30If November 30, 1989 is your birthday you're 30 years, 9 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 9 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?