Historical Events Happened In 1989
Wednesday, 31 August 2016
Aug 21 Voyager 2 begins a flyby of the planet Neptune on this day in history.
Aug 22 The first complete ring around Neptune discovered on this day in history.
Aug 23 On this day in history helen le Clerq, Dutch dancer, dies
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 In the year 1989 pete Rose is suspended from baseball for life for gambling
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 In the year 1989 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 in the year 1989.
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 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1989 princess Anne &Mark Phillips announce their seperation
Sep 02 On this day in history a Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commisioner, dies at 51
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 Georges Simenon, Belgian/French writer/director (Maigret), dies at 86 in the year 1989.
Sep 05 In the year 1989 deborah Norville becomes news anchor of the Today Show
Sep 06 Amateur Atheletic Fed strips Ben Johnson of all track records in the year 1989.
Sep 09 In the year 1989 steffi Graf beats Martina Navratalova for the US Open championship
Sep 09 In the year 1989 tim Hovey, actor (Slim Carter, Man Afraid), dies of a drug overdose
Sep 10 On this day in history 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 In the year 1989 hungary opens its borders to the West, allowing thousands to leave East Germany
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 Yamada Koun, Zen teacher Sanbo Kyodan line, dies at 82 in the year 1989.
Sep 14 Calgary Flames become first NHL team to play in USSR, win 4-2 on this day in history.
Sep 14 On this day in history edwin McLeod, cricketer (one Test for NZ), dies