Historical Events In 1989
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Jan 01 In the year 1989 new York City NY transit fare rises from $1.00 to $1.15
Jan 01 In the year 1989 year of the Young Reader begins
Jan 03 Jim &Tammy Bakker return to TV (Oy Vey!) on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history russian newspaper Izvestia gets its first commercial advertisement
Jan 04 Aircraft (VF-32) from USS John F. Kennedy shoot down 2 hostile Libyan Migs on this day in history.
Jan 04 Comet Tempel 1 at perihelion in the year 1989.
Jan 04 Two Libyan jets are shot down by US aircraft in the Mediterranen on this day in history.
Jan 04 US F-14s shoot down 2 Libyan jet fighters over Mediterranean in the year 1989.
Jan 04 Vice President Bush is first since Vice President Van Buren to declare himself President in the year 1989.
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 In the year 1989 hirohito, Japan`s emperor (1922-89), dies at 87 after 62-year reign
Jan 07 Akhito becomes emperor of Japan in the year 1989.
Jan 07 British Midland Boeing 737 crashes on Motorway in the year 1989.
Jan 07 On this day in history international Conference on Limitation of Chemical Weapons opens in Paris
Jan 08 Boeing 737-400 crashes in England, 46 die in the year 1989.
Jan 08 Soviet Union promises to eliminate stockpiles of chemical weapons in the year 1989.
Jan 09 "Pat Sajak Show" premieres on CBS in the year 1989.
Jan 09 Johnny Bench & Carl Yastrzemski elected to Baseball Hall of Fame on this day in history.
Jan 11 On this day in history 140 nations agree to ban chemical weapons (poison gas, etc)
Jan 11 Kindergarten student caught with loaded handgun at Bronx school in the year 1989.
Jan 12 6 claim to survive in rubble, 35 days after Armenian quake (hoax) on this day in history.
Jan 12 Idi Amin expelled from Zaire in the year 1989.
Jan 13 On this day in history "Friday the 13th" virus strikes hundreds of IBM computers in Britain
Jan 13 In the year 1989 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 On this day in history soap opera "Ryan's Hope" final episode after 13½ year run
Jan 13 In the year 1989 subway gunman Bernhard Goetz begins 1-year jail sentence
Jan 14 On this day in history 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 in the year 1989.
Jan 15 Wilf Slack, cricketer (whilst bat in Gambia England player 1986), dies on this day in history.
Jan 16 On this day in history pierre Boileau, screenwriter (Vertigo), dies at 82