Historical Events In 1989
Monday, 19 April 2021
Jun 27 Alfred J Ayer, English philosopher (Logical Positivism), dies in the year 1989.
Jun 28 Joris Ivens, director (Indonesia), dies at 90 in the year 1989.
Jun 29 On this day in history susan Lucci loses the daytime emmy for 10th straight year
Jun 30 On this day in history attorney General Thornburgh orders Joseph Doherty deported to the UK
Jun 30 Congressman Lukins found guilty of having sex with a 16 year old girl on this day in history.
Jun 30 On this day in history nASA closes down tracking stations in Santiago, Chile &Guam
Jun 30 On this day in history nY State Legislature passes Staten Island seccession bill jul051054 A minor star in the constellation Taurus explodes July 5 in a supernova that is visible by daylight for 23 days and remains visible at night for another 633 days, an event recorded by pictographs in China and in the Western Hemisphere
Jul 01 In the year 1989 hugh Hefner (Playboy editor) weds playmate Kimberly Conrad
Jul 01 On this day in history nFL owners vote unanimously to form the WLAF
Jul 01 On this day in history william Ching, actor (Moonlighter, Terror in Haunted House), dies
Jul 03 Andrei Gromyko Soviet diplomat, dies just short of his 80th birthday in the year 1989.
Jul 03 On this day in history andrei Gromyko, Soviet diplomat, dies just short of his 80th birthday
Jul 03 Jim Backus actor (Magoo, Gilligan's Island), dies at 76 of pneumonia on this day in history.
Jul 03 On this day in history peter Koech of Kenya sets 3k steeplechase rec (8 05.39) in Stockholm
Jul 03 Peter Koech of Kenya sets 3k steeplechase rec (8:05.39) in Stockholm in the year 1989.
Jul 03 In the year 1989 supreme Court rules states do not have to provide funds for abortions
Jul 03 In the year 1989 the movie "Batman," set record of quickest $100 million (10 days)
Jul 04 On this day in history federal PC cabinet minister Bernard Valcourt injured while motorcycling; later charged with impaired driving and dropped from the cabinet.
Jul 05 On this day in history ernesto Halffter, composer, dies at 84
Jul 05 Rod Stewart hits his head while on stage &knocks himself out on this day in history.
Jul 06 In the year 1989 after 9 years, WHOT (Bkln pirate radio station) is busted by the FCC
Jul 06 Janos Kádár, premier of Hungary (1956-58), dies at 77 in the year 1989.
Jul 09 In the year 1989 first time Wimbeldon has both men & women's final on same day, Boris Becker beats Stefan Edberg & Steffi Graf beats Martina Navratilova
Jul 10 On this day in history mel Blanc voice of cartoon characters (Bugs Bunny), dies at 81
Jul 10 Mel Blanc, cartoon voice (Warner Bros cartoons), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Jul 11 Laurence Olivier, acting great (Hamlet), dies at 82 on this day in history.
Jul 11 In the year 1989 president Ronald Reagan sportscasts the All Star Game
Jul 11 On this day in history sir Laurence Olivier acting great, dies at 82
Jul 12 On this day in history nY Yankee pitching great Ron Guidry retires (170-91 .651, 3.29 ERA)
Jul 13 Abdul Rahman Qassemlu, Iran Kurds leader, murdered on this day in history.
Jul 14 On this day in history the 16th James Bond movies "License to Kill" premiers
Jul 16 On this day in history herbert von Karajan, Austrian conductor, dies at 81
Jul 17 In the year 1989 paul McCartney releases "This One"
Jul 18 Donnie Moore, pitcher (Angels), shoots himself at 35 in the year 1989.