Historical Events In 1989
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
May 09 Vice President Dan Quayle says in United Negro College Fund speech: "What a waste it is to lose one's mind" instead of "a mind is terrible thing to waste" on this day in history.
May 10 In the year 1989 fC Barcelona wins 29th Europe Cup II
May 10 General Manuel Noriega's Government nullifies country's elections, which the opposition had won by a 3-1 margin in the year 1989.
May 11 In the year 1989 217th & final episode of "Dynasty" is aired
May 11 France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island in the year 1989.
May 11 Kenya announces worldwide ban on ivory to preserve its elephant herds in the year 1989.
May 11 In the year 1989 president Bush orders nearly 2,000 troops to Panama
May 12 In the year 1989 "Entertainment Tonight" performs their 2,000th TV performance
May 12 Joe Valdez Caballero, creator of hard taco, shell, dies at 81 on this day in history.
May 12 On this day in history retired British pilot Jack Mann is kidnapped by Islamic fundamentalists
May 13 On this day in history approximately 2,000 students begin hunger strike in Tiananmen Square, China
May 13 In the year 1989 thousands of students stage a hunger strike in China's Tiananmen Square
May 14 On this day in history "Moonlighting", TV Crime Drama last airs on ABC
May 14 Demonstration for democratic reforms in Beijing's Tiananmen square continue in the year 1989.
May 14 On this day in history final TV episode of "Family Ties" airs
May 14 On this day in history matt Gilliam was born!
May 15 John Waldo Green, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
May 15 In the year 1989 maxwell House coffee runs ads during "Roe vs Wade" movie despite threat of boycott by right to lifers
May 15 Soviet President Gorbachev in Beijing for first Sino-Soviet summit in 30 years in the year 1989.
May 16 In the year 1989 hassan Khaled, sheik of Lebanon, murdered
May 16 Russian President Mikhail Gorbachev and Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping meet in Beijing, ending a 30-year rift between the two Communist powers on this day in history.
May 17 Longest Cab Ride Ever 14,000 miles cost $16,000! in the year 1989.
May 17 On this day in history longest Cab Ride Ever: 14,000 miles cost $16,000!
May 17 In the year 1989 napoli wins 18th UEFA Cup in Stuttgart
May 17 Nelson Mandela receives a BA degree from University of South Africa on this day in history.
May 17 In the year 1989 vincent Van Gogh's "Portrait of Dr Gachet" auctioned for $825 million
May 18 Lisa Strawberry files for divorce from Darryl on this day in history.
May 19 In the year 1989 able J Herzberg, Russ/Neth lawyer (Eichmann in Jerusalem), dies
May 19 Dow Jones average passes 2,500 mark for first time, closes at 2,501.1 on this day in history.
May 19 Sue Ellen (Linda Gray) last appearance on Dallas on this day in history.
May 20 In the year 1989 anton Diffring, actor (Zeppelin, Fahrenheit 451), dies at 70
May 20 On this day in history china declares martial law in Beijing
May 20 Toonces The Cat takes the wheel on Saturday Night Live in the year 1989.
May 20 Walter McConnel, 57, is oldest to reach 27,000' Mount Everest top in the year 1989.