Historical Events For 1989
Wednesday, 24 January 2018
Dec 14 In the year 1989 andrei D. Sakharov, author and Nobel laureate, dies in Moscow at age 68.
Dec 14 In the year 1989 andrei Sakharov, Russian physicist/dissident (Nobel 1975), dies at 68
Dec 14 On this day in history movie actor Jock Mahoney (Dallas, Tarzan) dies at age 70.
Dec 15 In the year 1989 arnold Moss, actor (Gambit), dies at 79
Dec 15 Panama declares war on the United States in the year 1989.
Dec 16 Aileen Pringle, actress (Age of Consent, Convicted, Night Parade), dies in the year 1989.
Dec 18 In the year 1989 "I Love Lucy" Christmas episode, shown for first time in over 30 years
Dec 19 American Airlines purchases Eastern Airline's Latin American route in the year 1989.
Dec 19 In the year 1989 dorothea "Stella" Gibbons, English journalist/author, dies at 87
Dec 20 Audrey Christie, actress (Splendor in the Grass), dies at 77 in the year 1989.
Dec 20 On this day in history uS troops invade Panama and oust Manuel Noriega, but don't catch him
Dec 21 In the year 1989 jan Cikker, composer, dies at 78
Dec 21 Romania's dictator Nicolae Ceausescu's final speech (executed 12/25) in the year 1989.
Dec 21 On this day in history uS invades Panama and ousts General Noriega
Dec 22 After 23 years of dictatorial rule, Romania ousts Nicolea Ceausescu in the year 1989.
Dec 22 On this day in history cold wave -4øF in Oklahoma City, -6øF in Tulsa, -12øF in Pittsburgh PA, -18øF in Denver CO, -23øF in Kansas City MO, -42øF in Scottsbluff NB, -47øF in Hardin MT and -60øF in Black Hills SD
Dec 22 Cold wave: -4øF in Oklahoma City, -6øF in Tulsa, -12øF in Pittsburgh PA, -18øF in Denver CO, -23øF in Kansas City MO, -42øF in Scottsbluff NB, -47øF in Hardin MT and -60øF in Black Hills SD in the year 1989.
Dec 22 In the year 1989 samuel Beckett, Irish/French writer (Molloy, Nobel 1969), dies at 83
Dec 23 On this day in history josef Alexander, composer, dies at 82
Dec 24 Panama's dictator, Manual Noriega seeks asylum at the Vatican embassy on this day in history.
Dec 25 Barrel Regtien, student leader, dies in the year 1989.
Dec 25 Japanese scientist achieve -271.8øC, coldest temp ever recorded on this day in history.
Dec 26 In the year 1989 a provisional government takes control of Romania, following the secret trial and execution of President Nicolae Ceausescu.
Dec 26 Lennox Berkeley, composer, dies at 86 in the year 1989.
Dec 27 In the year 1989 egypt resumes full diplomatic relations with Syria, after a ten year break
Dec 28 Robert Wickler, dies in the year 1989.
Dec 29 In the year 1989 canada is the first country in the world to ban smoking on domestic airlines.
Dec 29 In the year 1989 vaclav Havel becomes the first non-communist elected as president of Czechoslovakia in 40 years.
Dec 29 On this day in history wayne Gretzky and Martina Navratilova are named athletes of the decade by the Associated Press
Dec 30 Madoline Thomas, actress (Girl in the Canal), dies in the year 1989.
Dec 31 The last part of the railway on Prince Edward Island, operated by CN Rail, is abandoned in the year 1989.