Historical Events In 1989
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Apr 07 In the year 1989 nY Supreme Court takes America's Cup away from SD Yacht Club for using a catamaran against NZ. Appeals court eventually overrules
Apr 07 Soviet sub sinks in Norweign Sea, with about a dozen deaths in the year 1989.
Apr 07 In the year 1989 tikhon Toropets, patriarch of Russian Orthodox/saint, dies at 123(?)
Apr 09 Entertainment Tonights Mary Hart marries producer Burt Sugarman on this day in history.
Apr 09 In the year 1989 mike Tyson strikes a parking attendant when asked to move his car
Apr 10 Intel corp announces shipment of "fast" 80486 chip on this day in history.
Apr 10 Intel corp announces shipment of the 80486 chip in the year 1989.
Apr 10 Joan Barry, dies at 85 in the year 1989.
Apr 11 In the year 1989 henk van Galen Last, Dutch journalist, dies at 68
Apr 11 Philadelphia Flyers' goalie Ron Hextall scores short-handed into an empty net in the year 1989.
Apr 12 In the year 1989 abbie Hoffman, yippie peace activist of the 60's, dies at 52
Apr 12 Peter Ueberroth deal to purchase Eastern Airlines falls through in the year 1989.
Apr 14 In the year 1989 first Navy ship arrives on scene to assist in Exxon Valdez oil spill cleanup
Apr 14 Lance Pierre, cricketer (Test WI v Engl 1948, DNB, 7 overs 0-28), dies in the year 1989.
Apr 15 95 crushed to death at Sheffield Soccer Stadium in England on this day in history.
Apr 15 On this day in history charles Vanel, dies at 96
Apr 15 Hu Yaobang general sec of Chinese Commnist Party, dies in the year 1989.
Apr 15 On this day in history south African/British Olympic runner Zola Budd marries
Apr 15 In the year 1989 then largest lottery in North America ($69M) drawn in Illinois
Apr 16 Costa Rica beats US 1-0, in 3rd round of 1990 world soccer cup in the year 1989.
Apr 16 Tawfieq Yusuf Awwaad, Lebanese writer, dies on this day in history.
Apr 17 Charles Lampkin, dies in the year 1989.
Apr 17 In the year 1989 maximum NY State unemployment benefits raised to $245 per week
Apr 17 In the year 1989 soviet-US agreement allows Soviets to fight US pros
Apr 18 Zimbabwe gains independence in the year 1989.
Apr 19 On this day in history daphne Du Maurier, English writer (Rebecca, Jamaica Inn), dies at 82
Apr 19 Republic Day in Sierra Leone on this day in history.
Apr 21 100,000 chinese students gather for quiet protest in Tiananmen Square on this day in history.
Apr 21 James Kirkwood, actor/writer (Devil's Holiday), dies at 64 on this day in history.
Apr 22 Huey Newton black activist, shot dead at 47 on this day in history.
Apr 22 On this day in history huey Newton, US, Black Panther leader, shot dead at 47
Apr 22 Nolan Ryan strikesout his 5,000th batter (Rickey Henderson) on this day in history.
Apr 23 On this day in history kareem Abdul-Jabbar plays his last game as a Laker
Apr 23 Students in Beijing China announce class boycotts in the year 1989.