Historical Events In 1989
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Jan 01 In the year 1989 new York City NY transit fare rises from $1.00 to $1.15
Jan 01 Year of the Young Reader begins in the year 1989.
Jan 03 On this day in history jim &Tammy Bakker return to TV (Oy Vey!)
Jan 03 On this day in history russian newspaper Izvestia gets its first commercial advertisement
Jan 04 In the year 1989 aircraft (VF-32) from USS John F. Kennedy shoot down 2 hostile Libyan Migs.
Jan 04 On this day in history comet Tempel 1 at perihelion
Jan 04 Two Libyan jets are shot down by US aircraft in the Mediterranen on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1989 uS F-14s shoot down 2 Libyan jet fighters over Mediterranean
Jan 04 In the year 1989 vice President Bush is first since Vice President Van Buren to declare himself President
Jan 05 2 French TV newsmen arrested for trying to plant fake bombs on 3 airlines at JFK airport in security test on this day in history.
Jan 06 Hirohito, Japan`s emperor (1922-89), dies at 87 after 62-year reign on this day in history.
Jan 07 In the year 1989 akhito becomes emperor of Japan
Jan 07 In the year 1989 british Midland Boeing 737 crashes on Motorway
Jan 07 On this day in history international Conference on Limitation of Chemical Weapons opens in Paris
Jan 08 In the year 1989 boeing 737-400 crashes in England, 46 die
Jan 08 Soviet Union promises to eliminate stockpiles of chemical weapons on this day in history.
Jan 09 "Pat Sajak Show" premieres on CBS in the year 1989.
Jan 09 In the year 1989 johnny Bench & Carl Yastrzemski elected to Baseball Hall of Fame
Jan 11 140 nations agree to ban chemical weapons (poison gas, etc) on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1989 kindergarten student caught with loaded handgun at Bronx school
Jan 12 6 claim to survive in rubble, 35 days after Armenian quake (hoax) on this day in history.
Jan 12 On this day in history idi Amin expelled from Zaire
Jan 13 "Friday the 13th" virus strikes hundreds of IBM computers in Britain on this day in history.
Jan 13 On this day in history joe Spinell, actor (Maniac, Star Crash, Strike Force), dies at 51
Jan 13 Ruins of Mashkan-shapir (occupied 2050-1720 BC) found in Iraq in the year 1989.
Jan 13 Soap opera "Ryan's Hope" final episode after 13½ year run on this day in history.
Jan 13 Subway gunman Bernhard Goetz begins 1-year jail sentence in the year 1989.
Jan 14 In the year 1989 1,000 muslims burn Rushdies' "Satanic Verses" in Bradford England
Jan 14 In the year 1989 29 year old French woman gives birth to sextuplets in Paris
Jan 14 On this day in history former Belgian premier Paul Vanden Boeynants kidnapped
Jan 15 In the year 1989 big John Studd wins WWF's first Royal Rumble
Jan 15 Cerberal Palsy telethon raises 22,600,000 on this day in history.
Jan 15 On this day in history wilf Slack, cricketer (whilst bat in Gambia England player 1986), dies
Jan 16 Pierre Boileau, screenwriter (Vertigo), dies at 82 on this day in history.