Historical Events Happened In 1989
Thursday, 23 October 2014
Aug 21 Voyager 2 begins a flyby of the planet Neptune on this day in history.
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 Cincinnati Reds manager Pete Rose is banned from baseball for gambling by Commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti on this day in history.
Aug 24 In the year 1989 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 on this day in history.
Aug 25 Voyager 2 makes its closest approach to Neptune (0400 GMT) on this day in history.
Aug 26 Henk Heidweiller, ambassador of Suriname, dies in the year 1989.
Aug 26 Trumbull Conn, is first US team since 1983 to win Little League WS in the year 1989.
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 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 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 on this day in history.
Sep 02 A Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commisioner, dies at 51 in the year 1989.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 05 Deborah Norville becomes news anchor of the Today Show on this day in history.
Sep 06 On this day in history amateur Atheletic Fed strips Ben Johnson of all track records
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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 10 In the year 1989 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 On this day in history fay Vincent succeeds the late A. Bartlett Giamatti as commissioner of Major League Baseball.
Sep 13 Yamada Koun, Zen teacher Sanbo Kyodan line, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Sep 14 On this day in history 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