Historical Events In 1989
Sunday, 19 September 2021
Jun 04 On this day in history eastern Europe's first somewhat free election in 40 years held in Poland
Jun 04 In the year 1989 largest parade in Bronx history honors 350th anniversary
Jun 05 In the year 1989 billy Smith, last original NY Islander, retires
Jun 05 Paul McCartney releases "Flowers in the Dirt" in the year 1989.
Jun 07 Milton van Embricqs, Suriname/Dutch publicist, dies on this day in history.
Jun 09 On this day in history "Star Trek V" premiers
Jun 09 Michael Changs French Open win makes him youngest male to go to finals on this day in history.
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 In the year 1989 richard Quine, director/actor (Babes on Broadway), dies at 68
Jun 12 Ben Johnson, Canadian Olympian, admits using steroids on this day in history.
Jun 12 Peter Conrad Baden, composer, dies at 80 in the year 1989.
Jun 13 On this day in history fran Allison, actress (Kukla, Fran & Ollie), dies at 81
Jun 14 On this day in history ground breaking begins in Minn on the world's largest mall
Jun 14 In the year 1989 pete de Freitas, drummer (Echo & the Bunnyman), dies
Jun 14 In the year 1989 rocker Carol King gets a star in Hollywood's walk of fame
Jun 15 In the year 1989 ray McAnally, actor (My Left Foot, Empire State), dies in Dublin at 63
Jun 15 In the year 1989 ronald Reagan is knighted by Queen Elizabeth
Jun 16 "Ghostbusters II" premiers in the year 1989.
Jun 16 In the year 1989 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 US beats Guatemala 2-1, in 3rd round of 1990 world soccer cup in the year 1989.
Jun 18 On this day in history comet Churyunov-Gerasimenko at perihelion
Jun 19 On this day in history hy Gardner, newspaper columnist, dies at 80
Jun 21 Lee Quencey Calhoun, hurdler (Olympic-gold-1956, 60), dies at 56 in the year 1989.
Jun 21 On this day in history melanie Griffith &Don Johnson remarry
Jun 21 Supreme Court rules ok to burn US flag as a political expression in the year 1989.
Jun 22 On this day in history bengt Viktor Johansson, composer, dies at 74
Jun 23 The movie "Batman" premiers in the year 1989.
Jun 25 On this day in history first US postmark dedicated to Lesbian & Gay Pride (Stonewall, NYC)
Jun 26 Canada updates coins with a new portrait of Queen Elizabeth on this day in history.
Jun 26 Melanie Griffith & Don Johnson marry for the 2nd time on this day in history.
Jun 26 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 in the year 1989.