Historical Events For 1989
Saturday, 21 October 2017
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 Helen le Clerq, Dutch dancer, dies in the year 1989.
Aug 24 Cincinnati Reds manager Pete Rose is banned from baseball for gambling by Commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti in the year 1989.
Aug 24 Pete Rose is suspended from baseball for life for gambling on this day in history.
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 Henk Heidweiller, ambassador of Suriname, dies on this day in history.
Aug 26 Trumbull Conn, is first US team since 1983 to win Little League WS in the year 1989.
Aug 27 In the year 1989 100 march through Bensonhurst protesting racial killings
Aug 29 On this day in history 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 In the year 1989 roman Polanski marries actress Emmanuelle Seigner
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 In the year 1989 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 In the year 1989 a Cuban jetliner crashes shortly after takeoff in Havana, killing 152 people.
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 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 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 On this day in history jeff Stollmeyer, cricketer (32 Tests for WI), murdered
Sep 12 Anton Lubowski, Namibian attorney/SWAPO, murdered at 37 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1989 calgary Flames become first NHL team to play in USSR, win 4-2
Sep 14 On this day in history edwin McLeod, cricketer (one Test for NZ), dies