Wednesday May 31, 1989
US date format: 5/31/1989, UK date format: 31/5/1989
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 31, 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 Pablo Alborán and Marco Reus.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Rock On by Michael Damian.
In UK Sealed With A Kiss by Jason Donovan was in the top 5 hits.
Star Trek V: The Final Frontier, directed by William Shatner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Split Ends.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 007: Licence to Kill or Boomer's Adventure in ASMIK World.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 31, 1989?
- World No Tobacco Day.
- Syaday (Discordianism) (5th day of the season of Confusion, honors Apostle Sri Syadasti).
- Saint Gislemerio
- Saint Mechtilde of Diessen
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- Rambling with Gambling 20,000th radio program on WOR-AM (NYC)
- 1st International Rock Awards
- 1st presentation of rock n roll Elvis awards
- US Speaker of the House Jim Wright resigns.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 31, 1989?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Michael Damian - Rock On
- Donny Osmond - Soldier Of Love
- Bette Midler - Wind Beneath My Wings
- Guns N' Roses - Patience
- New Kids On The Block - I'll Be Loving You (Forever)
- Bobby Brown - Every Little Step
- Jody Watley - Real Love
- Paula Abdul - Forever Your Girl
- Neneh Cherry - Buffalo Stance
- Lita Ford - Close My Eyes Forever
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Natalie Cole - Miss You Like Crazy
- Atlantic Starr - My First Love
- De La Soul - Me Myself And I
- Joyce "Fenderella" Irby - Mr. D.J.
- Slick Rick - Children's Story
- The O'Jays - Have You Had Your Love Today
- Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam - Little Jackie Wants To Be A Star
- Tony Toni Tone - For The Love Of You
- Grady Harrell - Sticks And Stones
- BeBe & CeCe Winans - Lost Without You
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 31If May 31, 1989 is your birthday you're 31 years, 3 months, 27 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 4 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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 31, 1989?
On May 31, 1989 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is May 31, 1989?
On May 31, 1989 the zodiac sign was Gemini.
Who was the US President on May 31, 1989?
On May 31, 1989 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 31, 1989?
On May 31, 1989 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on May 31, 1989?
On May 31, 1989 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 31, 1989?
On May 31, 1989 several famous people were born including, Pablo Alborán, Marco Reus, Bas Dost
Which famous people died on May 31, 1989?
Famous people died on May 31, 1989 include, Charles A Hufnagel, Terry Drinkwater
What was the number one song in May 31, 1989?
The number one song in the week of May 31, 1989 was Rock On by Michael Damian in US and Sealed With A Kiss by Jason Donovan in UK
What were the top hits on May 31, 1989?
The top hits on May 31, 1989 were Rock On by Michael Damian, Soldier Of Love by Donny Osmond, Wind Beneath My Wings by Bette Midler in US and Sealed With A Kiss by Jason Donovan, Back To Life (However Do You Want Me) by Soul II Soul, The Best Of Me by Cliff Richard in UK