28th of July, 1989

The 28th of July, 1989, fell on a Friday. Day 209 of 1989. Decade: 1980s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 28th of July, 1989:

  • Release date of the movie Turner & Hooch (1989).


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 28th of July, 1989:

  • United States: Toy Soldiers - Martika
  • United Kingdom: You'll Never Stop Me Loving You - Sonia

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Turner & Hooch" was at the top of the box office on this date.

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 28th of July, 1989.

  • Late 1980s fashion.

    During this period, the mini skirt became extremely popular. Shoulder pads became increasingly smaller. Popular clothing included reversible inside-out coats, bright-colored shoes with thin heels, berets, lacy gloves, rugby sweatshirts, sweater dresses, jumpsuits, capri leggings, bike shorts and skirts worn with leggings. Colors included neon hues, plum, gold, and bright wines.

  • Mikhail Gorbachev.

    Mikhail Gorbachev was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1989 after overseeing the Soviet Union's first free elections.

  • 1989 in movies.

    Movies released in 1989 included Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, Batman, Back to the Future Part II, Look Who's Talking, Dead Poets Society, Lethal Weapon 2, Honey, I Shrunk the Kids, Ghostbusters II, The Little Mermaid, Uncle Buck and National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation.

  • 1989 in music.

    Popular music artists in 1989 included Def Leppard, Paula Abdul, Bon Jovi, Tone L?c, Debbie Gibson, Milli Vanilli, Rod Stewart, Roxette, The Bangles, Fine Young Cannibals, Madonna, Jody Watley, Donny Osmond, Bette Midler, Simply Red, Martika, Love and Rockets, Gloria Estefan, New Kids on the Block, Cher, Janet Jackson, Bad English, Billy Joel, Phil Collins and Soul II Soul.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 28th of July:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 30 years, 2 months and 25 days have passed since the 28th of July, 1989.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 30 of 1989.
  • Leap Year: 1989 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 28th of July, 1989, will be 30 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 617583600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 28th of July, 1989:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 28th of July, 1989, will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1989 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 28th of July, 1989 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.

Weather

Weather information for the 28th of July, 1989:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 21.8 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 67.8 degrees Fahrenheit. 19.89 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.02cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 20.28 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States on the 28th of July, 1989.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 28th of July, 1989 was probably conceived around the 18th of October, 1988. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 28th of July, 1989 is the 7th of May, 1990. (Rough Estimate).

28th of July

Events that have occurred on the 28th of July:


Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Seinfeld - Comedy sitcom starring Jerry Seinfeld.
  • Quantum Leap - TV show about a scientist that finds himself inside the body of a different person each week.
  • Roseanne - Comedy TV show about a working class family called the Conners.
  • The Wonder Years - A TV show that was set in the late sixties.
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - Animated series about a team of four teenage turtles.
  • Star Trek: The Next Generation - Starring Patrick Stewart as Captain Jean?Luc Picard.
  • Full House - Sitcom about a widowed man who looks after his three daughters.
  • 21 Jump Street - TV series starring Johnny Depp.
  • Married... with Children - Comedy series starring Ed O'Neill as Al Bundy.
  • Matlock - Legal drama starring Andy Griffith.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Super Mario Land - Released for the Game Boy.
  • SimCity - A city-building game that was released for the Macintosh computer.
  • Mega Man 2 - Second installment in the Mega Man series. Released on the NES.
  • Super Mario Bros. 3 - Platform video game that was published on the Nintendo Entertainment System.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 28th of July, 1989.

Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 28th of July, 1989.

  • 11,042 days have passed since this date.
  • 954,028,800 seconds have passed since the 28th of July, 1989.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,113,033,600 times.
  • Since the 28th of July, 1989, earth has travelled approximately 492,278,860,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 159,004,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 82,046,477 steps. That's about 36,465 miles!
  • Since this date, 11,448,346 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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