Historical Events In 1989
Saturday, 30 September 2023
Jun 04 On this day in history 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 Billy Smith, last original NY Islander, retires in the year 1989.
Jun 05 In the year 1989 paul McCartney releases "Flowers in the Dirt"
Jun 07 Milton van Embricqs, Suriname/Dutch publicist, dies in the year 1989.
Jun 09 On this day in history "Star Trek V" premiers
Jun 09 Michael Changs French Open win makes him youngest male to go to finals on this day in history.
Jun 09 Piet[er J] Lieftinck, Dutch minister of Finance (1945-52), dies in the year 1989.
Jun 09 On this day in history rare tornado in Philadelphia kills 1
Jun 10 In the year 1989 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 In the year 1989 ben Johnson, Canadian Olympian, admits using steroids
Jun 12 In the year 1989 peter Conrad Baden, composer, dies at 80
Jun 13 On this day in history fran Allison, actress (Kukla, Fran & Ollie), dies at 81
Jun 14 Ground breaking begins in Minn on the world's largest mall in the year 1989.
Jun 14 Pete de Freitas, drummer (Echo & the Bunnyman), dies in the year 1989.
Jun 14 On this day in history rocker Carol King gets a star in Hollywood's walk of fame
Jun 15 On this day in history ray McAnally, actor (My Left Foot, Empire State), dies in Dublin at 63
Jun 15 Ronald Reagan is knighted by Queen Elizabeth on this day in history.
Jun 16 "Ghostbusters II" premiers on this day in history.
Jun 16 In the year 1989 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 John Matusek, NFLer (Oak Raider)/actor, dies of a heart attack at 38 on this day in history.
Jun 17 On this day in history uS beats Guatemala 2-1, in 3rd round of 1990 world soccer cup
Jun 18 Comet Churyunov-Gerasimenko at perihelion in the year 1989.
Jun 19 In the year 1989 hy Gardner, newspaper columnist, dies at 80
Jun 21 On this day in history lee Quencey Calhoun, hurdler (Olympic-gold-1956, 60), dies at 56
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 in the year 1989.
Jun 22 On this day in history bengt Viktor Johansson, composer, dies at 74
Jun 23 On this day in history the movie "Batman" premiers
Jun 25 First US postmark dedicated to Lesbian & Gay Pride (Stonewall, NYC) in the year 1989.
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