Historical Events In 1989
Saturday, 21 September 2019
Jan 01 New York City NY transit fare rises from $1.00 to $1.15 in the year 1989.
Jan 01 On this day in history year of the Young Reader begins
Jan 03 Jim &Tammy Bakker return to TV (Oy Vey!) in the year 1989.
Jan 03 Russian newspaper Izvestia gets its first commercial advertisement on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1989 aircraft (VF-32) from USS John F. Kennedy shoot down 2 hostile Libyan Migs.
Jan 04 On this day in history comet Tempel 1 at perihelion
Jan 04 In the year 1989 two Libyan jets are shot down by US aircraft in the Mediterranen
Jan 04 US F-14s shoot down 2 Libyan jet fighters over Mediterranean in the year 1989.
Jan 04 In the year 1989 vice President Bush is first since Vice President Van Buren to declare himself President
Jan 05 On this day in history 2 French TV newsmen arrested for trying to plant fake bombs on 3 airlines at JFK airport in security test
Jan 06 On this day in history hirohito, Japan`s emperor (1922-89), dies at 87 after 62-year reign
Jan 07 Akhito becomes emperor of Japan on this day in history.
Jan 07 On this day in history british Midland Boeing 737 crashes on Motorway
Jan 07 In the year 1989 international Conference on Limitation of Chemical Weapons opens in Paris
Jan 08 Boeing 737-400 crashes in England, 46 die on this day in history.
Jan 08 Soviet Union promises to eliminate stockpiles of chemical weapons in the year 1989.
Jan 09 On this day in history "Pat Sajak Show" premieres on CBS
Jan 09 On this day in history johnny Bench & Carl Yastrzemski elected to Baseball Hall of Fame
Jan 11 On this day in history 140 nations agree to ban chemical weapons (poison gas, etc)
Jan 11 Kindergarten student caught with loaded handgun at Bronx school on this day in history.
Jan 12 On this day in history 6 claim to survive in rubble, 35 days after Armenian quake (hoax)
Jan 12 Idi Amin expelled from Zaire in the year 1989.
Jan 13 On this day in history "Friday the 13th" virus strikes hundreds of IBM computers in Britain
Jan 13 Joe Spinell, actor (Maniac, Star Crash, Strike Force), dies at 51 in the year 1989.
Jan 13 On this day in history ruins of Mashkan-shapir (occupied 2050-1720 BC) found in Iraq
Jan 13 In the year 1989 soap opera "Ryan's Hope" final episode after 13˝ year run
Jan 13 Subway gunman Bernhard Goetz begins 1-year jail sentence in the year 1989.
Jan 14 On this day in history 1,000 muslims burn Rushdies' "Satanic Verses" in Bradford England
Jan 14 29 year old French woman gives birth to sextuplets in Paris on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history former Belgian premier Paul Vanden Boeynants kidnapped
Jan 15 In the year 1989 big John Studd wins WWF's first Royal Rumble
Jan 15 Cerberal Palsy telethon raises 22,600,000 in the year 1989.
Jan 15 In the year 1989 wilf Slack, cricketer (whilst bat in Gambia England player 1986), dies
Jan 16 Pierre Boileau, screenwriter (Vertigo), dies at 82 in the year 1989.