Historical Events In 1989
Monday, 17 May 2021
Apr 07 On this day in history nY Supreme Court takes America's Cup away from SD Yacht Club for using a catamaran against NZ. Appeals court eventually overrules
Apr 07 In the year 1989 soviet sub sinks in Norweign Sea, with about a dozen deaths
Apr 07 Tikhon Toropets, patriarch of Russian Orthodox/saint, dies at 123(?) in the year 1989.
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 In the year 1989 intel corp announces shipment of the 80486 chip
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 on this day in history.
Apr 12 On this day in history abbie Hoffman, yippie peace activist of the 60's, dies at 52
Apr 12 On this day in history peter Ueberroth deal to purchase Eastern Airlines falls through
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 On this day in history hu Yaobang general sec of Chinese Commnist Party, dies
Apr 15 South African/British Olympic runner Zola Budd marries on this day in history.
Apr 15 Then largest lottery in North America ($69M) drawn in Illinois in the year 1989.
Apr 16 In the year 1989 costa Rica beats US 1-0, in 3rd round of 1990 world soccer cup
Apr 16 Tawfieq Yusuf Awwaad, Lebanese writer, dies on this day in history.
Apr 17 In the year 1989 charles Lampkin, dies
Apr 17 Maximum NY State unemployment benefits raised to $245 per week on this day in history.
Apr 17 Soviet-US agreement allows Soviets to fight US pros on this day in history.
Apr 18 Zimbabwe gains independence on this day in history.
Apr 19 In the year 1989 daphne Du Maurier, English writer (Rebecca, Jamaica Inn), dies at 82
Apr 19 In the year 1989 republic Day in Sierra Leone
Apr 21 100,000 chinese students gather for quiet protest in Tiananmen Square on this day in history.
Apr 21 In the year 1989 james Kirkwood, actor/writer (Devil's Holiday), dies at 64
Apr 22 In the year 1989 huey Newton black activist, shot dead at 47
Apr 22 In the year 1989 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 In the year 1989 kareem Abdul-Jabbar plays his last game as a Laker
Apr 23 Students in Beijing China announce class boycotts on this day in history.