Historical Events In 1989
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Sep 15 In the year 1989 harry Cave, cricketer (New Zealand captain 1955-56), dies
Sep 16 Singer Natalie Cole marries record producer Andre Fisher in the year 1989.
Sep 17 Hurricane Hugo begins 4 day sweep through Caribbean, killing 62 in the year 1989.
Sep 17 In the year 1989 jay Stewart, annoucer on Lets Make a Deal, commits suicide
Sep 17 On this day in history nYC court of appeals overturns lower court decision and returns America's Cup back to the US (from New Zealand)
Sep 18 In the year 1989 hungary begins transition to a Western style democracy
Sep 18 On this day in history hurricane Hugo causes extensive damage in Puerto Rico
Sep 19 Appeals court restores America's Cup to US after NY Supreme Court gave it to New Zealand (NZ protested US's use of a catamaran) in the year 1989.
Sep 19 Chase Manhattan Discovery Center at Brooklyn Botanic Garden opens in the year 1989.
Sep 19 Guido de Moor, actor (Flanagan, Because of the Cats), dies on this day in history.
Sep 19 Vietnamese troops withdraw from Cambodia in the year 1989.
Sep 21 F Fischer, German war criminal (4, Two of Breda), dies on this day in history.
Sep 21 In the year 1989 hurricane Hugo bashes Charleston, SC, with winds of up to 135 miles per hour, causing an estimated $8 billion in damage.
Sep 21 Poland's Sejm (National Assembly) approves prime minister Mazowiecki in the year 1989.
Sep 22 After Hurricane Hugo, Sailors and Marines provide assistance to Charleston, SC, through 10 October on this day in history.
Sep 22 Irving Berlin, composer (God Bless America), dies at 101 on this day in history.
Sep 26 Pavlos Bakoyannis, Greek parliament leader, murdered in Rome on this day in history.
Sep 27 In the year 1989 sony purchases Columbia Pictures for $3.4 billion cash
Sep 28 In the year 1989 ferdinand E Marcos, president of Philippines (1965-86), dies at 72
Sep 29 A A Busch Jr, brewer/baseball owner (St Louis Cards), dies at 90 in the year 1989.
Sep 30 On this day in history nASA closes down tracking stations in Hawaii and Ascension
Sep 30 Virgil Thomson, US composer/critic (4 saints in 3 acts), dies at 92 in the year 1989.
Oct 01 Dallas Cowboy, Ed "Too Tall" Jones records his 1,000th NFL tackle on this day in history.
Oct 01 Thousands of East Germans flee to West Germany on this day in history.
Oct 01 US issues a stamp, labeling an apatosaurus as a brontosaurus on this day in history.
Oct 02 Liesbeth Ribbius Peletier, Neth's 1st female advisor of State, dies on this day in history.
Oct 03 Joseph Wybran, Belgian physician/Jews foreman, murdered on this day in history.
Oct 03 In the year 1989 panamanian Defense Force attempted coup of Manuel Noriega fails
Oct 04 Graham Chapman, comedian (Monty Python), dies of cancer at 48 on this day in history.
Oct 05 On this day in history the exiled Dalai Lama, Tibet's spiritual leader, is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize
Oct 06 In the year 1989 bette [Ruth E] Davis, actress (All About Eve, White Mama), dies at 81
Oct 07 Radio talk show host Larry King weds Julie Alexander in the year 1989.
Oct 09 In the year 1989 penthouse Magazine's hebrew edition hits the newstands
Oct 09 Tass, the official Soviet news agency, reports that a spaceship, with a crew of three extra-terrestrials, lands in a city park in Voronezh in the year 1989.