Historical Events In 1989
Thursday, 26 May 2022
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 Soviet sub sinks in Norweign Sea, with about a dozen deaths in the year 1989.
Apr 07 Tikhon Toropets, patriarch of Russian Orthodox/saint, dies at 123(?) on this day in history.
Apr 09 Entertainment Tonights Mary Hart marries producer Burt Sugarman in the year 1989.
Apr 09 In the year 1989 mike Tyson strikes a parking attendant when asked to move his car
Apr 10 In the year 1989 intel corp announces shipment of "fast" 80486 chip
Apr 10 Intel corp announces shipment of the 80486 chip in the year 1989.
Apr 10 On this day in history joan Barry, dies at 85
Apr 11 On this day in history henk van Galen Last, Dutch journalist, dies at 68
Apr 11 On this day in history philadelphia Flyers' goalie Ron Hextall scores short-handed into an empty net
Apr 12 Abbie Hoffman, yippie peace activist of the 60's, dies at 52 on this day in history.
Apr 12 Peter Ueberroth deal to purchase Eastern Airlines falls through on this day in history.
Apr 14 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Apr 15 In the year 1989 95 crushed to death at Sheffield Soccer Stadium in England
Apr 15 Charles Vanel, dies at 96 on this day in history.
Apr 15 Hu Yaobang general sec of Chinese Commnist Party, dies in the year 1989.
Apr 15 South African/British Olympic runner Zola Budd marries in the year 1989.
Apr 15 In the year 1989 then largest lottery in North America ($69M) drawn in Illinois
Apr 16 On this day in history costa Rica beats US 1-0, in 3rd round of 1990 world soccer cup
Apr 16 Tawfieq Yusuf Awwaad, Lebanese writer, dies in the year 1989.
Apr 17 In the year 1989 charles Lampkin, dies
Apr 17 Maximum NY State unemployment benefits raised to $245 per week in the year 1989.
Apr 17 Soviet-US agreement allows Soviets to fight US pros on this day in history.
Apr 18 In the year 1989 zimbabwe gains independence
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 in the year 1989.
Apr 21 James Kirkwood, actor/writer (Devil's Holiday), dies at 64 on this day in history.
Apr 22 On this day in history huey Newton black activist, shot dead at 47
Apr 22 Huey Newton, US, Black Panther leader, shot dead at 47 on this day in history.
Apr 22 In the year 1989 nolan Ryan strikesout his 5,000th batter (Rickey Henderson)
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.