November 27th, 1989, fell on a Monday. It was day 331 of 1989. The decade was the 1980s.
31 years, 0 months and 1 days have passed since November 27th, 1989.
On This Date
Events that occurred on November 27th, 1989:
107 people die when Pablo Escobar blows up Avianca Flight 203 in Colombia.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on November 27th, 1989:
United States: Blame It On The Rain - Milli Vanilli
United Kingdom: You Got It - New Kids on the Block
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Harlem Nights" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is November 27th, 1989 and it's a Monday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Sagittarius. In America, Thanksgiven Day and Black Friday have recently come and passed. People are now beginning to look forward to Christmas.
It's November, so the evenings are getting darker and the days are getting colder. In America, the song Blame It On The Rain by Milli Vanilli is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, You Got It by New Kids on the Block is the number one hit song.
George W. Bush Snr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Harlem Nights 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 "Columbo.", "Dallas", "The Smurfs" and "Married... with Children". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Duck Hunt", "Maniac Mansion
", "SimCity" and "Super Mario Land".
Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Danger Mouse", "The Cosby Show", "Noozles" and "Chip 'n' Dale's Rescue Rangers". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "My Little Pony (figures)", "Sylvanian Families", "Micro Machines" and "Jenga".
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 November 27th, 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.
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.
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.
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.
Driving Miss Daisy
"Driving Miss Daisy" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1989.
The Velvet Revolution
Popular demonstrations are held against the one-party Communist regime in Czechoslovakia. These demonstrations eventually lead to the end of 41 years of one-party rule in Czechoslovakia.
Basic facts and information about this date:
31 years, 0 months and 1 days have passed since November 27th, 1989.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 48 of 1989.
Leap Year: 1989 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on November 27th, 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 628128000.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around November 27th, 1989:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 7.0 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a cloudy day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 37.5 degrees Fahrenheit. 3.06 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. There was thunder. Precipitation: 0cm.
London, England: Temperature: 1.89 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported.
Who was the US President on November 27th, 1989?
George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on November 27th, 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 November 27th, 1989 was probably conceived around the 17th of February, 1989. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on November 27th, 1989 is the 6th of September, 1990. (Rough Estimate).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Golden Axe - Conan the Barbarian-style beat 'em-up game.
Super Mario Land - Released for the Game Boy.
SimCity - City-building simulation game developed by Maxis.
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.
Gain Ground - Action-strategy arcade game.
Altered Beast - Beat 'em up arcade game.
- Graphic adventure game.
Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar - Role-playing game.
Tetris - Tile-matching puzzle video game.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about November 27th, 1989.
11,324 days have passed since this date.
978,393,600 seconds have passed since the November 27th, 1989.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,141,459,200 times.
Since November 27th, 1989, earth has travelled approximately 504,851,097,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 163,065,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 84,141,850 steps. That's about 37,396 miles!
Since this date, 11,740,723 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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