Historical Events In 1989
Monday, 19 April 2021
Jun 04 In the year 1989 eastern Europe's first somewhat free election in 40 years held in Poland
Jun 04 Largest parade in Bronx history honors 350th anniversary on this day in history.
Jun 05 On this day in history billy Smith, last original NY Islander, retires
Jun 05 In the year 1989 paul McCartney releases "Flowers in the Dirt"
Jun 07 On this day in history milton van Embricqs, Suriname/Dutch publicist, dies
Jun 09 "Star Trek V" premiers in the year 1989.
Jun 09 In the year 1989 michael Changs French Open win makes him youngest male to go to finals
Jun 09 Piet[er J] Lieftinck, Dutch minister of Finance (1945-52), dies on this day in history.
Jun 09 In the year 1989 rare tornado in Philadelphia kills 1
Jun 10 On this day in history major French Open upset, as Spain's Arantxa Sanchez, 17 beats heavily favored Steffi Graf, also first Spaniard to win a grand slam title
Jun 10 Richard Quine, director/actor (Babes on Broadway), dies at 68 in the year 1989.
Jun 12 On this day in history ben Johnson, Canadian Olympian, admits using steroids
Jun 12 In the year 1989 peter Conrad Baden, composer, dies at 80
Jun 13 Fran Allison, actress (Kukla, Fran & Ollie), dies at 81 in the year 1989.
Jun 14 Ground breaking begins in Minn on the world's largest mall on this day in history.
Jun 14 Pete de Freitas, drummer (Echo & the Bunnyman), dies in the year 1989.
Jun 14 Rocker Carol King gets a star in Hollywood's walk of fame in the year 1989.
Jun 15 Ray McAnally, actor (My Left Foot, Empire State), dies in Dublin at 63 in the year 1989.
Jun 15 Ronald Reagan is knighted by Queen Elizabeth in the year 1989.
Jun 16 In the year 1989 "Ghostbusters II" premiers
Jun 16 On this day in history 4 golfers shoot a hole-in-one on the same hole at the US Open are made all on the 6th hole (Weaver, Wiebe, Pate & Price)
Jun 17 In the year 1989 john Matusek, NFLer (Oak Raider)/actor, dies of a heart attack at 38
Jun 17 US beats Guatemala 2-1, in 3rd round of 1990 world soccer cup in the year 1989.
Jun 18 On this day in history comet Churyunov-Gerasimenko at perihelion
Jun 19 Hy Gardner, newspaper columnist, dies at 80 in the year 1989.
Jun 21 Lee Quencey Calhoun, hurdler (Olympic-gold-1956, 60), dies at 56 in the year 1989.
Jun 21 Melanie Griffith &Don Johnson remarry in the year 1989.
Jun 21 Supreme Court rules ok to burn US flag as a political expression on this day in history.
Jun 22 Bengt Viktor Johansson, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1989.
Jun 23 The movie "Batman" premiers on this day in history.
Jun 25 In the year 1989 first US postmark dedicated to Lesbian & Gay Pride (Stonewall, NYC)
Jun 26 On this day in history canada updates coins with a new portrait of Queen Elizabeth.
Jun 26 Melanie Griffith & Don Johnson marry for the 2nd time in the year 1989.
Jun 26 In the year 1989 on Hawaii, a 6.1 quake (actually 2 events about 5 seconds apart) results in five people injured slightly, 5 homes destroyed and about 100 homes damaged in the Puna District. Landslides occurred in several places and blocked a road at Honomu