It was November 10, 1989 that the Germans began dismantling the Berlin Wall that had stood since 1961 separating East & West Berlin.
Also that month, the first Walmart store opened in the Northeast, a Sam’s Club in Delmar, New Jersey.
And in that year’s elections, Douglas Wilder became the first elected African-American governor in the U.S. when he won the election in Virginia. And David Dinkins became New York City‘s first African-American mayor.
And these were the top 5 songs for November 11, 1989:
#5 – Paula Abdul – (It’s Just) The Way That You Love Me
#4 – Milli Vanilli – Blame It On The Rain
#3 – New Kids On The Block – Cover Girl
#2 – Roxette – Listen To Your Heart
#1 – Bad English – When I See You Smile