2nd of June, 1989

The 2nd of June, 1989, fell on a Friday. Day 153 of 1989. Decade: 1980s.

30 years, 8 months and 15 days have passed since the 2nd of June, 1989.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 2nd of June, 1989:

  • Dead Poets Society (1989) is released.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 2nd of June, 1989:

  • United States: Rock On - Michael Damian
  • United Kingdom: Ferry Cross The Mersey - Various (Hillsborough Disaster Appeal)

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade" 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 2nd of June, 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.

  • Bette Midler - "Wind Beneath My Wings"

    "Wind Beneath My Wings" by Bette Midler would go on to win a Grammy for 1989's Song of the Year.

  • Mikhail Gorbachev.

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

  • Driving Miss Daisy

    "Driving Miss Daisy" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1989.

  • 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 Lōc, 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 2nd of June:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 30 years, 8 months and 15 days have passed since the 2nd of June, 1989.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 22 of 1989.
  • Leap Year: 1989 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 2nd of June, 1989, will be 30 years of age.
  • People born in 1989 belong to the "Generation Y (Millennial)" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 612745200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 2nd of June, 1989:

  • 12th of May, 1989: See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989) is released in cinemas.
  • 12th of May, 1989: The San Bernardino train disaster kills four people.
  • 14th of May, 1989: The last episode of "Family Ties" is aired
  • 20th of May, 1989: Liverpool win the FA Cup after defeating local rivals Everton 3-2 after Extra Time.
  • 24th of May, 1989: Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989) is released in movie theaters.
  • 24th of May, 1989: Football: A.C Milan win the European Cup after defeating Steaua Bucuresti 4-0.
  • 26th of May, 1989: Arsenal win the Football League in the final game of the season after Michael Thomas scores a late winner against Liverpool.
  • 3rd of June, 1989: Iranian Revolution leader Ayatollah Khomeini passes away after suffering multiple heart attacks.
  • 4th of June, 1989: Ali Khamenei becomes the Supreme Leader of Iran.
  • 5th of June, 1989: Tiananmen Square protests: An unknown Chinese protestor called "Tank Man" stands in front of a column of military tanks.
  • 13th of June, 1989: The Detroit Pistons win the 1989 NBA Finals after they defeat the Los Angeles Lakers 4-0.
  • 15th of June, 1989: Nirvana release their album Bleach.
  • 16th of June, 1989: Ghostbusters II (1989) is released.
  • 23rd of June, 1989: The movie Batman (1989) is released in cinemas.
  • 23rd of June, 1989: Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989) is released.
  • 30th of June, 1989: The Karate Kid, Part III (1989) is released.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 2nd of June, 1989, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1989 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 2nd of June, 1989 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.

Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 2nd of June:

  • Republic Day (Italy)

Weather

Weather information for the 2nd of June, 1989:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 11.2 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 62.9 degrees Fahrenheit. 17.17 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 7.11cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 11.17 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 2nd of June, 1989.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 2nd of June, 1989 was probably conceived around the 23rd of August, 1988. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 2nd of June, 1989 is the 12th of March, 1990. (Rough Estimate).

2nd of June

Events that have occurred on the 2nd of June:


Television

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

  • 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.
  • ALF - About an alien called ALF.

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?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 2nd of June, 1989.

  • 11,217 days have passed since this date.
  • 969,152,400 seconds have passed since the 2nd of June, 1989.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,130,677,800 times.
  • Since the 2nd of June, 1989, earth has travelled approximately 500,082,638,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 161,525,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 83,347,106 steps. That's about 37,043 miles!
  • Since this date, 11,629,829 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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