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Historical Events In 1989

Tuesday, 14 July 2020

Feb 10   In the year 1989 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site  

Feb 11   Barbara Clementine Harris consecrated first female bishop (Episcopalian) on this day in history.  

Feb 11   In the year 1989 george O'Hanlon, actor/director (Bop Girl, Zamba), dies at 71  

Feb 11   US female Figure Skating championship won by Jill Trenary in the year 1989.  

Feb 12   In the year 1989 5 Pakistani Moslem rioters killed protesting "Satanic Verses" novel  

Feb 12   On this day in history mauritius Balfoort, French/Flemish director, dies at 83  

Feb 12   On this day in history thursday's Child sets sailing record, New York-Cape Horn-San Francisco, 80 days 20 hours  

Feb 12   In the year 1989 uS male Figure Skating championship won by Christopher Bowman  

Feb 13   Kidnapped Belgian Premier Vanden Boeynants freed on this day in history.  

Feb 13   In the year 1989 oklahoma football player Charles Thompson is charged with selling cocaine; he is later sentenced to 2 years in prison  

Feb 13   Salvadoran army attacks Encuentros hospital, rapes, kills patients in the year 1989.  

Feb 14   African National Congress (ANC) opens office in Amsterdam in the year 1989.  

Feb 14   Iran's Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini offers $1 million-$3 million bounty on Salman Rushdie's death due to his novel, "Satanic Verses" on this day in history.  

Feb 14   In the year 1989 robin Givens is granted a divorce from Mike Tyson in Dominican Republic  

Feb 14   On this day in history union Carbide agrees to pay $470 million damages for Bhopol disaster  

Feb 14   On this day in history world's first satellite Skyphone opens  

Feb 15   In the year 1989 israel attacks border strip Taba near Egypt  

Feb 15   On this day in history soviet military occupation of Afghanistan ends  

Feb 15   The last Soviet troops leave Afghanistan, ending nine years of military involvement on this day in history.  

Feb 16   Egypt, Iraq, Jordan & North Yemen form common market in the year 1989.  

Feb 16   Jane Fonda & Tom Hayden separate after 16 years of marriage on this day in history.  

Feb 16   William Hayden becomes governor-General of Australia in the year 1989.  

Feb 17   Lefty Gomez, pitching great (NY Yankees), dies at 80 on this day in history.  

Feb 19   Jaap van de Merwe, Dutch journalist/cabareter (Hadjememaar), dies on this day in history.  

Feb 20   In the year 1989 total eclipse of the Moon  

Feb 21   On this day in history pete Rose meets with Commissioner Ueberroth to discuss his gambling  

Feb 21   In the year 1989 uS bust Chinese heroin ring, capture record 820 lbs heroin ($1 billion street value)  

Feb 22   31st Grammy Awards Don't Worry Be Happy, Faith, Tracy Chapman on this day in history.  

Feb 22   Fins ministry of Public health installs sex vacation to thwart stress in the year 1989.  

Feb 22   On this day in history new York Lotto pays $26.9 million to one winner (#s are 1-5-12-19-44-50)  

Feb 22   The first Spanish commercial on network TV (Pepsi-Cola-CBS Grammy Award) in the year 1989.  

Feb 22   UK physicist Stephen Hawking calls Star Wars a "deliberate fraud" on this day in history.  

Feb 22   US authors demonstrate against Iranian death treats against Salman Rushdee, author of "Satanic Rituals" on this day in history.  

Feb 24   On this day in history 150-million-year-old fossil egg (oldest dinosaur embryo) found  

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Famous Birthdays In 1989

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jun 07   On this day in history birth of michael Joseph Tamboli, Eldesburg Md, born 01:23:45 PM on 6-7-89  

Jul 13   Sayumi Michishige, Japanese singer (Morning Musume) was born on this day in history.  

Sep 02   Alexandre Pato, Brazilian footballer was born in the year 1989.  

Sep 02   Ishmeet Singh Sodhi, Indian Playback Singer (d. 2008) was born on this day in history.  

Dec 29   Nathan Forbes, British footballer was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1989

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 03   In the year 1989 death of sergei Lvovich Sobolev, Russian mathematician (b. 1909)  

Jan 06   On this day in history hirohito, Japan`s emperor (1922-89), dies at 87 after 62-year reign  

Jan 08   Johnny Jordaan, [Jan van Musscher], Dutch folk singer, dies at 64 on this day in history.  

Jan 09   Bill Terry, baseball player (b. 1898) died on this day in history.  

Jan 10   Herbert Morrison, American radio reporter (b. 1905) died in the year 1989.  

Jan 13   Joe Spinell, actor (Maniac, Star Crash, Strike Force), dies at 51 on this day in history.  

Jan 15   Wilf Slack, cricketer (whilst bat in Gambia England player 1986), dies on this day in history.  

Jan 16   Pierre Boileau, screenwriter (Vertigo), dies at 82 in the year 1989.  

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