Historical Events For 1989
Wednesday, 26 April 2017
Aug 21 In the year 1989 voyager 2 begins a flyby of the planet Neptune
Aug 22 The first complete ring around Neptune discovered in the year 1989.
Aug 23 On this day in history 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 Pete Rose is suspended from baseball for life for gambling in the year 1989.
Aug 24 Voyager 2 flies past Neptune on this day in history.
Aug 25 Gunnar Johnsen Berg, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Aug 25 On this day in history voyager 2 makes its closest approach to Neptune (0400 GMT)
Aug 26 In the year 1989 henk Heidweiller, ambassador of Suriname, dies
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 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 on this day in history.
Aug 30 Joe De Santis, dies at 80 in the year 1989.
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 Major League Baseball Commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti dies of a heart attack at age 51 in the year 1989.
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 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 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 On this day in history amateur Atheletic Fed strips Ben Johnson of all track records
Sep 09 In the year 1989 steffi Graf beats Martina Navratalova for the US Open championship
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 in the year 1989.
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 On this day in history yamada Koun, Zen teacher Sanbo Kyodan line, dies at 82
Sep 14 Calgary Flames become first NHL team to play in USSR, win 4-2 on this day in history.
Sep 14 Edwin McLeod, cricketer (one Test for NZ), dies in the year 1989.