Historical Events In 1989
Thursday, 09 July 2020
May 23 In the year 1989 3rd American Comedy Award Paula Poundstone
May 23 3rd American Comedy Award: Paula Poundstone on this day in history.
May 23 An estimated one million people in Beijing (and tens of thousands in other Chinee cities) march to demand the resignation of Premier Li Peng on this day in history.
May 23 Angela Visser, 22, of Holland, crowned 38th Miss Universe on this day in history.
May 24 "Indiana Jones & the Last Crusade" premieres on this day in history.
May 24 On this day in history aC Milan wins 34th Europe Cup 1 at Barcelona
May 24 In the year 1989 french war criminal Paul Touvier arrested in monastery in Nice
May 24 Herwig Hensen [Flor Mielants], Flemish dramatist/poet, dies at 72 in the year 1989.
May 24 On this day in history nHL's New York Rangers fire general manager & coach Phil Esposito
May 24 Weird Al Yankovic records his UHF soundtrack on this day in history.
May 25 Eastern Airlines graduates its first class of non-union pilots on this day in history.
May 25 In the year 1989 mikhail Gorbachev elected Executive President in the Soviet Union
May 25 On this day in history weird Al Yankovic records "She Drives Like Crazy"
May 26 Danish parliament allows legal marriage among homosexuals on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1989 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
May 27 On this day in history jack Starrett, director/actor (Chase, Nightwish, 1st Blood), dies
May 28 Delta Burke (Designing Women) weds Gerald McRaney (Major Dad) on this day in history.
May 29 Student protesters in Tiananmen Square China construct a replica of the Statue of Liberty in the year 1989.
May 30 Margaret Ray pleads guilty to breaking into David Letterman's house in the year 1989.
May 30 Zinka Milanov, Met Opera Diva, dies of a stroke at 83 on this day in history.
May 31 C L R James, cricket writer (distinguished Trinidadian), dies on this day in history.
May 31 First International Rock Awards on this day in history.
May 31 Speaker of the House Jim Wright resigns on this day in history.
Jun 02 In the year 1989 10,000 Chinese soldiers are blocked by 100,000 citizens protecting students demonstrating for democracy in Tiananmen Square, Beijing
Jun 02 14 year old Scott Isaacs spells spoliator to win 1989 Spelling Bee in the year 1989.
Jun 02 In the year 1989 rolling Stones Bill Wyman marries Mandy Smith
Jun 02 Ted a'Beckett, cricketer (4 Tests 1928-32), dies on this day in history.
Jun 03 Chinese troops kill hundred of pro-democracy students in Beijing in the year 1989.
Jun 03 In the year 1989 country singer Rebe McEntire weds her manager Narvel Blackstone
Jun 03 Ruhollah Khomeini, Iranian ayatollah, dies at 89 in the year 1989.
Jun 03 The Chinese government sends military troops to Tianamen square, in an effort to repress pro-democracy protesters on this day in history.
Jun 03 Troops in China shoot &kill 100s of students demonstrating for democracy in Tiananmen Square, Beijing on this day in history.
Jun 04 Ayatalloh Ruhullah Khomeini, Iranian leader (-1989), dies at 89 in the year 1989.
Jun 04 Beijing cop shoots & wounds Chinese priemer Li Ping in the year 1989.