Historical Events In 1989
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Feb 24 On this day in history margaret Ray found in David Letterman's home, claims to be his wife
Feb 24 US Boeing 747 loses parts of roof over Pacific, 9 die in the year 1989.
Feb 24 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1989.
Feb 25 On this day in history first independent blue-collar labor union in Communist Hungary forms
Feb 25 Lowest barometric pressure in Netherlands (956.7 mbar at De Bilt) in the year 1989.
Feb 25 On this day in history mike Tyson TKOs Frank Bruno in 5 for heavyweight boxing title
Feb 25 In the year 1989 rob Boyd wins a World Cup downhill race in home town of Whistler; first Canadian to win a FIS World Cup Ski race in Canada
Feb 26 On this day in history "Jerome Robbins' Broadway" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 634 performances
Feb 26 In the year 1989 california court throws out most of Margo Adams's $12 million breach-of- contract suit against Red Sox third baseman Wade Boggs
Feb 26 In the year 1989 lowest barometric pressure in Netherlands (95.5 hPa)
Feb 27 In the year 1989 conrad Lorenz, Austria zoologist (Nobel 1973), dies
Feb 27 German war criminals Austria der Fünten/Fischer, freed in Holland on this day in history.
Feb 28 In the year 1989 gretchen Polhemus, 23, (Texas), crowned 38th Miss USA
Feb 28 Hermann Burger, writer, dies at 46 on this day in history.
Feb 28 Memo by Brian Gumbel criticizing Today Show co-workers becomes public on this day in history.
Mar 01 In the year 1989 ben Johnson's coach testifies Johnson began using steroids in 1981
Mar 01 Comet du Toit at perihelion in the year 1989.
Mar 01 Henk van Stipriaan, Dutch radio host, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Mar 01 Julianne Phillips &Bruce Springsteen divorce in the year 1989.
Mar 02 On this day in history 12 European nations agree to ban chlorofluorocarbon production by 2000
Mar 02 On this day in history exxon Houston runs aground in Hawaii, spills 117,000 gallons of oil
Mar 02 Madonna's "Like a Prayer" premieres on worldwide Pepsi commercial on this day in history.
Mar 02 In the year 1989 new York Met Darryl Strawberry swings at teammate Keith Hernandez
Mar 03 Machinists strike Eastern Airlines; pilots honor picket lines in the year 1989.
Mar 03 On this day in history robert McFarlane gets $20,000 fine, 2 years probation for Iran-Contra
Mar 04 On this day in history actress Phoebe Cates marries actor Kevin Kline
Mar 04 On this day in history eastern Airlines machinists strike
Mar 04 Time and Warner Communications announce a planned merger to form the world's largest media and entertainment company in the year 1989.
Mar 05 In the year 1989 19th Easter Seal Telethon raises $37,002,000
Mar 06 In the year 1989 harry Andrews, actor (Equus, Helen of Troy, Hill), dies at 77
Mar 07 In the year 1989 chinese occupying forces fire on Tibetan monks and civilians
Mar 07 In the year 1989 iran drops diplomatic relations with Britain over Salman Rushdie's book "The Satanic Verses"
Mar 07 In the year 1989 mark Merrony (Wales) cycles for 30 minutes in Nepal at 21,030 feet
Mar 07 On the Burma-China Border Region a 5.6 quake killed at least 1 person, 91 injured and 5,300 houses destroyed in the Gengma area, China in the year 1989.