Historical Events Happened In 1989
Friday, 30 January 2015
Aug 21 On this day in history voyager 2 begins a flyby of the planet Neptune
Aug 22 The first complete ring around Neptune discovered on this day in history.
Aug 23 Helen le Clerq, Dutch dancer, dies on this day in history.
Aug 24 On this day in history cincinnati Reds manager Pete Rose is banned from baseball for gambling by Commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti.
Aug 24 Pete Rose is suspended from baseball for life for gambling in the year 1989.
Aug 24 In the year 1989 voyager 2 flies past Neptune
Aug 25 On this day in history gunnar Johnsen Berg, composer, dies at 80
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 Trumbull Conn, is first US team since 1983 to win Little League WS on this day in history.
Aug 27 100 march through Bensonhurst protesting racial killings in the year 1989.
Aug 29 In the year 1989 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
Aug 30 Joe De Santis, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Aug 30 Roman Polanski marries actress Emmanuelle Seigner on this day in history.
Sep 01 A Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commissioner, dies of heart attack at 51 on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1989 major League Baseball Commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti dies of a heart attack at age 51.
Sep 01 On this day in history princess Anne &Mark Phillips announce their seperation
Sep 02 A Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commisioner, dies at 51 on this day in history.
Sep 02 In the year 1989 rev Al Sharpton leads a civil rights march through Bensonhurst
Sep 03 A Cuban jetliner crashes shortly after takeoff in Havana, killing 152 people on this day in history.
Sep 04 Georges Simenon, Belgian/French writer/director (Maigret), dies at 86 in the year 1989.
Sep 05 On this day in history deborah Norville becomes news anchor of the Today Show
Sep 06 Amateur Atheletic Fed strips Ben Johnson of all track records on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1989 steffi Graf beats Martina Navratalova for the US Open championship
Sep 09 On this day in history tim Hovey, actor (Slim Carter, Man Afraid), dies of a drug overdose
Sep 10 In the year 1989 boris Becker beats Yvan Lendl for the US Open championship
Sep 10 On this day in history 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 in the year 1989.
Sep 10 Jeff Stollmeyer, cricketer (32 Tests for WI), murdered in the year 1989.
Sep 12 On this day in history anton Lubowski, Namibian attorney/SWAPO, murdered at 37
Sep 13 Fay Vincent succeeds the late A. Bartlett Giamatti as commissioner of Major League Baseball on this day in history.
Sep 13 Yamada Koun, Zen teacher Sanbo Kyodan line, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Sep 14 Calgary Flames become first NHL team to play in USSR, win 4-2 in the year 1989.
Sep 14 Edwin McLeod, cricketer (one Test for NZ), dies on this day in history.