Historical Events In 1989
Friday, 18 September 2020
May 23 3rd American Comedy Award Paula Poundstone on this day in history.
May 23 On this day in history 3rd American Comedy Award: Paula Poundstone
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 in the year 1989.
May 23 On this day in history angela Visser, 22, of Holland, crowned 38th Miss Universe
May 24 On this day in history "Indiana Jones & the Last Crusade" premieres
May 24 AC Milan wins 34th Europe Cup 1 at Barcelona in the year 1989.
May 24 In the year 1989 french war criminal Paul Touvier arrested in monastery in Nice
May 24 In the year 1989 herwig Hensen [Flor Mielants], Flemish dramatist/poet, dies at 72
May 24 In the year 1989 nHL's New York Rangers fire general manager & coach Phil Esposito
May 24 On this day in history weird Al Yankovic records his UHF soundtrack
May 25 Eastern Airlines graduates its first class of non-union pilots on this day in history.
May 25 Mikhail Gorbachev elected Executive President in the Soviet Union on this day in history.
May 25 Weird Al Yankovic records "She Drives Like Crazy" on this day in history.
May 26 Danish parliament allows legal marriage among homosexuals in the year 1989.
May 26 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1989.
May 27 Jack Starrett, director/actor (Chase, Nightwish, 1st Blood), dies on this day in history.
May 28 Delta Burke (Designing Women) weds Gerald McRaney (Major Dad) in the year 1989.
May 29 Student protesters in Tiananmen Square China construct a replica of the Statue of Liberty in the year 1989.
May 30 In the year 1989 margaret Ray pleads guilty to breaking into David Letterman's house
May 30 In the year 1989 zinka Milanov, Met Opera Diva, dies of a stroke at 83
May 31 In the year 1989 c L R James, cricket writer (distinguished Trinidadian), dies
May 31 First International Rock Awards in the year 1989.
May 31 On this day in history speaker of the House Jim Wright resigns
Jun 02 10,000 Chinese soldiers are blocked by 100,000 citizens protecting students demonstrating for democracy in Tiananmen Square, Beijing on this day in history.
Jun 02 On this day in history 14 year old Scott Isaacs spells spoliator to win 1989 Spelling Bee
Jun 02 In the year 1989 rolling Stones Bill Wyman marries Mandy Smith
Jun 02 In the year 1989 ted a'Beckett, cricketer (4 Tests 1928-32), dies
Jun 03 Chinese troops kill hundred of pro-democracy students in Beijing on this day in history.
Jun 03 Country singer Rebe McEntire weds her manager Narvel Blackstone in the year 1989.
Jun 03 In the year 1989 ruhollah Khomeini, Iranian ayatollah, dies at 89
Jun 03 In the year 1989 the Chinese government sends military troops to Tianamen square, in an effort to repress pro-democracy protesters.
Jun 03 Troops in China shoot &kill 100s of students demonstrating for democracy in Tiananmen Square, Beijing in the year 1989.
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.