Historical Events For 1989
Sunday, 18 March 2018
Aug 21 On this day in history voyager 2 begins a flyby of the planet Neptune
Aug 22 In the year 1989 the first complete ring around Neptune discovered
Aug 23 In the year 1989 helen le Clerq, Dutch dancer, dies
Aug 24 In the year 1989 cincinnati Reds manager Pete Rose is banned from baseball for gambling by Commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti.
Aug 24 On this day in history pete Rose is suspended from baseball for life for gambling
Aug 24 On this day in history voyager 2 flies past Neptune
Aug 25 Gunnar Johnsen Berg, composer, dies at 80 in the year 1989.
Aug 25 In the year 1989 voyager 2 makes its closest approach to Neptune (0400 GMT)
Aug 26 On this day in history henk Heidweiller, ambassador of Suriname, dies
Aug 26 In the year 1989 trumbull Conn, is first US team since 1983 to win Little League WS
Aug 27 100 march through Bensonhurst protesting racial killings on this day in history.
Aug 29 Off the coast of Jalisco, Mexico a 6.7 quake was felt along the coast of Jalisco. Also felt at Guadalajara and in the southern part of the Mexico City area in the year 1989.
Aug 30 In the year 1989 joe De Santis, dies at 80
Aug 30 Roman Polanski marries actress Emmanuelle Seigner on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1989 a Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commissioner, dies of heart attack at 51
Sep 01 In the year 1989 major League Baseball Commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti dies of a heart attack at age 51.
Sep 01 Princess Anne &Mark Phillips announce their seperation on this day in history.
Sep 02 A Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commisioner, dies at 51 in the year 1989.
Sep 02 Rev Al Sharpton leads a civil rights march through Bensonhurst in the year 1989.
Sep 03 A Cuban jetliner crashes shortly after takeoff in Havana, killing 152 people in the year 1989.
Sep 04 On this day in history georges Simenon, Belgian/French writer/director (Maigret), dies at 86
Sep 05 Deborah Norville becomes news anchor of the Today Show on this day in history.
Sep 06 Amateur Atheletic Fed strips Ben Johnson of all track records on this day in history.
Sep 09 Steffi Graf beats Martina Navratalova for the US Open championship on this day in history.
Sep 09 Tim Hovey, actor (Slim Carter, Man Afraid), dies of a drug overdose in the year 1989.
Sep 10 In the year 1989 boris Becker beats Yvan Lendl for the US Open championship
Sep 10 In the year 1989 east Germans begin their flight to the west (via Hungary &Czech)
Sep 10 Hungary opens its borders to the West, allowing thousands to leave East Germany on this day in history.
Sep 10 Jeff Stollmeyer, cricketer (32 Tests for WI), murdered on this day in history.
Sep 12 In the year 1989 anton Lubowski, Namibian attorney/SWAPO, murdered at 37
Sep 13 Fay Vincent succeeds the late A. Bartlett Giamatti as commissioner of Major League Baseball in the year 1989.
Sep 13 In the year 1989 yamada Koun, Zen teacher Sanbo Kyodan line, dies at 82
Sep 14 Calgary Flames become first NHL team to play in USSR, win 4-2 in the year 1989.
Sep 14 In the year 1989 edwin McLeod, cricketer (one Test for NZ), dies