June 15th, 1989, fell on a Thursday. It was day 166 of 1989. The decade was the 1980s.
31 years, 7 months and 3 days have passed since June 15th, 1989.
On This Date
Events that occurred on June 15th, 1989:
Nirvana release their album Bleach.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on June 15th, 1989:
United States: I'll Be Loving You Forever - New Kids on the Block
United Kingdom: Sealed With A Kiss - Jason Donovan
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Star Trek V: The Final Frontier" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is June 15th, 1989 and it's a Thursday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Gemini. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual.
In America, the song I'll Be Loving You Forever by New Kids on the Block is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Sealed With A Kiss by Jason Donovan is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Snr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Star Trek V: The Final Frontier is at the top of the Box Office.
In the United Kingdom, Margaret Thatcher is the current Prime Minister. In fashion, women are currently wearing sweater dresses, short skirts, small shoulder pads, animal print, long full wool coats and bulky sweaters. Meanwhile, men are wearing tracksuits, sweatshirts, Nike Air Jordan shoes and denim. It's 1989, so the airwaves are being dominated by music artists such as Madonna, The Bangles, Phil Collins, Roxette, Milli Vanilli and The B-52s.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "Cheers", "The Cosby Show", "ThunderCats" and "Star Trek: The Next Generation". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Gain Ground", "Super Mario Bros. 3", "Mega Man 2" and "SimCity". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Bugs Bunny Show", "Pingu", "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" and "Garfield and Friends".
Popular toys include the likes of "Easy-Bake Oven", "Speak & Spell", "Sylvanian Families" and "Micro Machines".
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 June 15th, 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 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.
Who were the best football players in 1989?
In 1989, the best soccer players were Marco van Basten, Franco Baresi, Diego Maradona, Frank Rijkaard, Lothar Matthäus, Peter Shilton, Dragan Stojković, Ruud Gullit, Gheorghe Hagi and Jürgen Klinsmann.
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.
Who were the best NBA players in 1989?
In 1989, the best NBA players were Magic Johnson, Michael Jordan, Akeem Olajuwon, Charles Barkley, Karl Malone, Tom Chambers, Chris Mullin, Patrick Ewing, John Stockton, Kevin Johnson, Dominique Wilkins, Terry Cummings, Robert Parish, Dale Ellis and Mark Price.
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.
Basic facts and information about this date:
31 years, 7 months and 3 days have passed since June 15th, 1989.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 24 of 1989.
Leap Year: 1989 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on June 15th, 1989, will be 31 years of age.
People born in 1989 belong to the "Generation Y (Millennial)" generation.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 613868400.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around June 15th, 1989:
May 20th, 1989: Liverpool win the FA Cup after defeating local rivals Everton 3-2 after Extra Time.
May 24th, 1989: Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989) is released in movie theaters.
May 24th, 1989: Football: A.C Milan win the European Cup after defeating Steaua Bucuresti 4-0.
May 26th, 1989: Arsenal win the Football League in the final game of the season after Michael Thomas scores a late winner against Liverpool.
George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on June 15th, 1989?
Margaret Thatcher was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Charles Haughey was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on June 15th, 1989 was probably conceived around the 5th of September, 1988. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on June 15th, 1989 is the 25th of March, 1990. (Rough Estimate).
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about June 15th, 1989.
11,540 days have passed since this date.
997,059,600 seconds have passed since the June 15th, 1989.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,163,236,200 times.
Since June 15th, 1989, earth has travelled approximately 514,482,753,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 166,176,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 85,747,126 steps. That's about 38,110 miles!
Since this date, 11,964,715 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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