Historical Events In 1989
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Nov 10 In the year 1989 word Perfect 5.1 is shipped great word processor but not windows!
Nov 12 Brazil holds first free presidential election in 29 years in the year 1989.
Nov 13 Paul McCartney releases "Figure of 8" &Ou Est Le Soleil" in the year 1989.
Nov 14 In the year 1989 cP Rail commences cabooseless train operations.
Nov 16 On this day in history 6 Jesuit priests are killed by El Salvadorian troops
Nov 17 Billy Lee, actor (Sons of Legion, Biscuit Eater), dies in the year 1989.
Nov 18 Henry de Vries, painter/poet (Toovertuin), dies in the year 1989.
Nov 20 In the year 1989 lynn Bari, actress (Shock, Nocturne, 6 Gun Law), dies at 71
Nov 22 In the year 1989 conjunction of Venus, Mars, Uranus, Neptune, Saturn and the Moon
Nov 22 In the year 1989 eastern Airlines pilots and flight attendants end their strike, but most are not rehired
Nov 22 US 63rd manned space mission STS 33 (Discovery 9) launches into orbit in the year 1989.
Nov 23 In the year 1989 pilots Union give up sympathy strike against Eastern Airlines
Nov 24 On this day in history communist Party resigns in Czechoslovakia
Nov 24 In the year 1989 guus Weitzel, Dutch radio host, dies at 85
Nov 25 Frank M Thomas, actor (Behind the Headlines, M'Liss), dies on this day in history.
Nov 26 On this day in history ahmed Abdallah, president of Comores, dies
Nov 27 Colombian jetliner bombed killing 107 on this day in history.
Nov 27 George Harrison releases "Cheer Down" and"Poor Little Girl" in the year 1989.
Nov 27 On this day in history uS 63rd manned space mission STS 33 (Discovery 9) returns from space
Nov 28 On this day in history jo[hanne M Bos-]Vincent, Dutch soprano (Songs for Life), dies at 91
Nov 29 On this day in history ann Burton, [Anna Rafalowicz], singer, dies at 56
Nov 30 On this day in history alfred Herrhausen, German CEO (Deutsche Bank), murdered at 59
Dec 01 On this day in history "Day Without Art"-Artists demonstrate against AIDS
Dec 01 On this day in history alvin Ailey, US choreographer (Blues Suite, Revelations), dies at 58
Dec 01 On this day in history east Germany drops the communist monopoly from its constitution
Dec 01 On this day in history uSSR President Mikhail S Gorbachev meets Pope John Paul II at the Vatican
Dec 02 V.P. Singh is sworn in as prime minister of India on this day in history.
Dec 03 In the year 1989 george Bush & Mikhail Gorbachev end summit in Malta
Dec 03 George Bush &: Mikhail Gorbachev end summit in Malta on this day in history.
Dec 05 John M Pritchard, British conductor, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Dec 06 On this day in history frances Beauvier, actress (Aunt Bee, Mayberry), dies at 86
Dec 06 On this day in history worst Canadian mass murder - man kills 14 women at University of Montreal
Dec 08 In the year 1989 hans Hartung, German/French painter, dies
Dec 12 On this day in history first revenue train runs through the CP Rail 9.1 mile Mount MacDonald Tunnel. This is the longest rail tunnel in the Americas.