Historical Events In 1989
Wednesday, 10 August 2022
Jan 29 Dow jumps 38.06 recoups 508-point loss since October 1987; index at 2,256.43 on this day in history.
Jan 29 Episcopal church appoints first female bishop in the year 1989.
Jan 29 In the year 1989 orlando Arena opens
Jan 29 USSR's Phobos II enters Martian orbit in the year 1989.
Jan 30 In the year 1989 16th American Music Award Randy Travis &George Michael win
Jan 30 On this day in history 5 pharoah sculptures from 1470 BC found at temple of Luxor
Jan 30 On this day in history former defense attorney Joel Steinberg is convicted in New York of first-degree manslaughter in the death of his daughter, Lisa, aged 6.
Jan 30 In the year 1989 joel Steinberg found guilty of first degree manslaughter of daughter
Jan 30 In the year 1989 last day of first class cricket for Dav Whatmore
Jan 30 Olympian, Bruce Kimball, is sentenced to 17 years in prison for killing 2 teenagers in a drunk driving accident on this day in history.
Jan 31 Jack Douglas, humorist (My Brother Was an Only Child), dies at 80 in the year 1989.
Feb 01 In the year 1989 comet Schwassmann-Wachmann 1 at perihelion
Feb 01 On this day in history princess Diana of England visits New York NY
Feb 02 F[rederik] W[illem] de Klerk replaces Botha as South Africa's Nationalist Party leader in the year 1989.
Feb 03 John Cassavetes, actor/director (Husbands, Dirty Dozen), dies at 59 on this day in history.
Feb 03 Twenty villages evacuated in Russia, after high radiation fall-out from the Chernobyl nuclear disaster on this day in history.
Feb 03 Uruguayan president Alfredo Stroessner is overthrown in a military coup in the year 1989.
Feb 04 In the year 1989 dean Jones scores 216 vs West Indies at the Adelaide Oval
Feb 04 In the year 1989 kenneth "Jethro" Burns, country singer (Homer & Jethro), dies at 69
Feb 05 Joe Raposa, composer/songwriter (Sesame Street), dies at 51 in the year 1989.
Feb 05 Kareem Abdul-Jabar becomes first NBA player to score 38,000 points in the year 1989.
Feb 06 Andre Cayatte, dies in the year 1989.
Feb 06 On this day in history lech Walesa begins negotiating with the Polish government
Feb 07 Tennis superstar Björn Börg, apparently attempts suicide in Milan in the year 1989.
Feb 08 In the year 1989 144 people die when a Boeing 707 jetliner crashes into a fog-shrouded mountain in the Azores.
Feb 08 In the year 1989 5 cm of snow falls in outskirts of Los Angeles
Feb 08 Maurits Kok, Dutch writer/poet (Railroad Strike), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Feb 09 Michael Manley's Socialist Party wins Jamaica parliamentary election in the year 1989.
Feb 09 Neo-Nazi groups outlawed in West Germany in the year 1989.
Feb 10 In the year 1989 dan Kelly, NHL sportscaster, dies at 52, "He shoots, he scores!"
Feb 10 In the year 1989 miami Vice's 100th episode seen on TV
Feb 10 In the year 1989 test Cricket debut of Aaqib Javed, Pakistan vs New Zealand age 16 years 189 days
Feb 10 On this day in history the Democratic National Committee elects Ron Brown as chair, making him the first African-American to head a major political party.
Feb 10 To gain deregulation WWF admits pro wrestling is an exhibition & not a sport, in a New Jersey court on this day in history.