Historical Events In 1989
Thursday, 24 September 2020
Jun 04 In the year 1989 eastern Europe's first somewhat free election in 40 years held in Poland
Jun 04 Largest parade in Bronx history honors 350th anniversary in the year 1989.
Jun 05 On this day in history billy Smith, last original NY Islander, retires
Jun 05 On this day in history paul McCartney releases "Flowers in the Dirt"
Jun 07 Milton van Embricqs, Suriname/Dutch publicist, dies on this day in history.
Jun 09 "Star Trek V" premiers on this day in history.
Jun 09 In the year 1989 michael Changs French Open win makes him youngest male to go to finals
Jun 09 In the year 1989 piet[er J] Lieftinck, Dutch minister of Finance (1945-52), dies
Jun 09 Rare tornado in Philadelphia kills 1 on this day in history.
Jun 10 Major French Open upset, as Spain's Arantxa Sanchez, 17 beats heavily favored Steffi Graf, also first Spaniard to win a grand slam title in the year 1989.
Jun 10 Richard Quine, director/actor (Babes on Broadway), dies at 68 in the year 1989.
Jun 12 On this day in history ben Johnson, Canadian Olympian, admits using steroids
Jun 12 On this day in history peter Conrad Baden, composer, dies at 80
Jun 13 Fran Allison, actress (Kukla, Fran & Ollie), dies at 81 in the year 1989.
Jun 14 On this day in history ground breaking begins in Minn on the world's largest mall
Jun 14 Pete de Freitas, drummer (Echo & the Bunnyman), dies on this day in history.
Jun 14 Rocker Carol King gets a star in Hollywood's walk of fame in the year 1989.
Jun 15 Ray McAnally, actor (My Left Foot, Empire State), dies in Dublin at 63 on this day in history.
Jun 15 Ronald Reagan is knighted by Queen Elizabeth in the year 1989.
Jun 16 "Ghostbusters II" premiers on this day in history.
Jun 16 On this day in history 4 golfers shoot a hole-in-one on the same hole at the US Open are made all on the 6th hole (Weaver, Wiebe, Pate & Price)
Jun 17 In the year 1989 john Matusek, NFLer (Oak Raider)/actor, dies of a heart attack at 38
Jun 17 On this day in history uS beats Guatemala 2-1, in 3rd round of 1990 world soccer cup
Jun 18 In the year 1989 comet Churyunov-Gerasimenko at perihelion
Jun 19 In the year 1989 hy Gardner, newspaper columnist, dies at 80
Jun 21 On this day in history lee Quencey Calhoun, hurdler (Olympic-gold-1956, 60), dies at 56
Jun 21 Melanie Griffith &Don Johnson remarry on this day in history.
Jun 21 In the year 1989 supreme Court rules ok to burn US flag as a political expression
Jun 22 On this day in history bengt Viktor Johansson, composer, dies at 74
Jun 23 In the year 1989 the movie "Batman" premiers
Jun 25 First US postmark dedicated to Lesbian & Gay Pride (Stonewall, NYC) on this day in history.
Jun 26 Canada updates coins with a new portrait of Queen Elizabeth on this day in history.
Jun 26 In the year 1989 melanie Griffith & Don Johnson marry for the 2nd time
Jun 26 In the year 1989 on Hawaii, a 6.1 quake (actually 2 events about 5 seconds apart) results in five people injured slightly, 5 homes destroyed and about 100 homes damaged in the Puna District. Landslides occurred in several places and blocked a road at Honomu