Historical Events For 1989
Monday, 05 December 2016
Aug 21 In the year 1989 voyager 2 begins a flyby of the planet Neptune
Aug 22 On this day in history 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 Pete Rose is suspended from baseball for life for gambling on this day in history.
Aug 24 In the year 1989 voyager 2 flies past Neptune
Aug 25 In the year 1989 gunnar Johnsen Berg, composer, dies at 80
Aug 25 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1989 joe De Santis, dies at 80
Aug 30 In the year 1989 roman Polanski marries actress Emmanuelle Seigner
Sep 01 A Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commissioner, dies of heart attack at 51 on this day in history.
Sep 01 Major League Baseball Commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti dies of a heart attack at age 51 in the year 1989.
Sep 01 Princess Anne &Mark Phillips announce their seperation in the year 1989.
Sep 02 A Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commisioner, dies at 51 on this day in history.
Sep 02 Rev Al Sharpton leads a civil rights march through Bensonhurst on this day in history.
Sep 03 A Cuban jetliner crashes shortly after takeoff in Havana, killing 152 people in the year 1989.
Sep 04 In the year 1989 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 in the year 1989.
Sep 09 Steffi Graf beats Martina Navratalova for the US Open championship in the year 1989.
Sep 09 Tim Hovey, actor (Slim Carter, Man Afraid), dies of a drug overdose on this day in history.
Sep 10 Boris Becker beats Yvan Lendl for the US Open championship on this day in history.
Sep 10 On this day in history east Germans begin their flight to the west (via Hungary &Czech)
Sep 10 On this day in history hungary opens its borders to the West, allowing thousands to leave East Germany
Sep 10 On this day in history jeff Stollmeyer, cricketer (32 Tests for WI), murdered
Sep 12 On this day in history anton Lubowski, Namibian attorney/SWAPO, murdered at 37
Sep 13 In the year 1989 fay Vincent succeeds the late A. Bartlett Giamatti as commissioner of Major League Baseball.
Sep 13 In the year 1989 yamada Koun, Zen teacher Sanbo Kyodan line, dies at 82
Sep 14 In the year 1989 calgary Flames become first NHL team to play in USSR, win 4-2
Sep 14 In the year 1989 edwin McLeod, cricketer (one Test for NZ), dies