Historical Events In 1989
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Sep 15 On this day in history harry Cave, cricketer (New Zealand captain 1955-56), dies
Sep 16 Singer Natalie Cole marries record producer Andre Fisher on this day in history.
Sep 17 On this day in history hurricane Hugo begins 4 day sweep through Caribbean, killing 62
Sep 17 In the year 1989 jay Stewart, annoucer on Lets Make a Deal, commits suicide
Sep 17 NYC court of appeals overturns lower court decision and returns America's Cup back to the US (from New Zealand) in the year 1989.
Sep 18 Hungary begins transition to a Western style democracy on this day in history.
Sep 18 Hurricane Hugo causes extensive damage in Puerto Rico in the year 1989.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 19 Guido de Moor, actor (Flanagan, Because of the Cats), dies in the year 1989.
Sep 19 On this day in history vietnamese troops withdraw from Cambodia
Sep 21 F Fischer, German war criminal (4, Two of Breda), dies in the year 1989.
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 In the year 1989 after Hurricane Hugo, Sailors and Marines provide assistance to Charleston, SC, through 10 October.
Sep 22 Irving Berlin, composer (God Bless America), dies at 101 on this day in history.
Sep 26 On this day in history pavlos Bakoyannis, Greek parliament leader, murdered in Rome
Sep 27 Sony purchases Columbia Pictures for $3.4 billion cash on this day in history.
Sep 28 On this day in history ferdinand E Marcos, president of Philippines (1965-86), dies at 72
Sep 29 In the year 1989 a A Busch Jr, brewer/baseball owner (St Louis Cards), dies at 90
Sep 30 NASA closes down tracking stations in Hawaii and Ascension on this day in history.
Sep 30 On this day in history virgil Thomson, US composer/critic (4 saints in 3 acts), dies at 92
Oct 01 On this day in history dallas Cowboy, Ed "Too Tall" Jones records his 1,000th NFL tackle
Oct 01 In the year 1989 thousands of East Germans flee to West Germany
Oct 01 In the year 1989 uS issues a stamp, labeling an apatosaurus as a brontosaurus
Oct 02 Liesbeth Ribbius Peletier, Neth's 1st female advisor of State, dies in the year 1989.
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 In the year 1989 graham Chapman, comedian (Monty Python), dies of cancer at 48
Oct 05 In the year 1989 the exiled Dalai Lama, Tibet's spiritual leader, is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize
Oct 06 Bette [Ruth E] Davis, actress (All About Eve, White Mama), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Oct 07 In the year 1989 radio talk show host Larry King weds Julie Alexander
Oct 09 On this day in history penthouse Magazine's hebrew edition hits the newstands
Oct 09 On this day in history tass, the official Soviet news agency, reports that a spaceship, with a crew of three extra-terrestrials, lands in a city park in Voronezh.