Historical Events In 1989
Friday, 21 January 2022
Aug 21 On this day in history voyager 2 begins a flyby of the planet Neptune
Aug 22 The first complete ring around Neptune discovered on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1989 helen le Clerq, Dutch dancer, dies
Aug 24 On this day in history cincinnati Reds manager Pete Rose is banned from baseball for gambling by Commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti.
Aug 24 Pete Rose is suspended from baseball for life for gambling in the year 1989.
Aug 24 Voyager 2 flies past Neptune on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1989 gunnar Johnsen Berg, composer, dies at 80
Aug 25 On this day in history voyager 2 makes its closest approach to Neptune (0400 GMT)
Aug 26 Henk Heidweiller, ambassador of Suriname, dies in the year 1989.
Aug 26 Trumbull Conn, is first US team since 1983 to win Little League WS on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 1989 100 march through Bensonhurst protesting racial killings
Aug 29 Off the coast of Jalisco, Mexico a 6.7 quake was felt along the coast of Jalisco. Also felt at Guadalajara and in the southern part of the Mexico City area on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1989 joe De Santis, dies at 80
Aug 30 Roman Polanski marries actress Emmanuelle Seigner on this day in history.
Sep 01 On this day in history a Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commissioner, dies of heart attack at 51
Sep 01 Major League Baseball Commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti dies of a heart attack at age 51 in the year 1989.
Sep 01 In the year 1989 princess Anne &Mark Phillips announce their seperation
Sep 02 On this day in history a Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commisioner, dies at 51
Sep 02 In the year 1989 rev Al Sharpton leads a civil rights march through Bensonhurst
Sep 03 In the year 1989 a Cuban jetliner crashes shortly after takeoff in Havana, killing 152 people.
Sep 04 Georges Simenon, Belgian/French writer/director (Maigret), dies at 86 on this day in history.
Sep 05 Deborah Norville becomes news anchor of the Today Show in the year 1989.
Sep 06 Amateur Atheletic Fed strips Ben Johnson of all track records on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1989 steffi Graf beats Martina Navratalova for the US Open championship
Sep 09 Tim Hovey, actor (Slim Carter, Man Afraid), dies of a drug overdose in the year 1989.
Sep 10 Boris Becker beats Yvan Lendl for the US Open championship in the year 1989.
Sep 10 In the year 1989 east Germans begin their flight to the west (via Hungary &Czech)
Sep 10 Hungary opens its borders to the West, allowing thousands to leave East Germany in the year 1989.
Sep 10 Jeff Stollmeyer, cricketer (32 Tests for WI), murdered on this day in history.
Sep 12 On this day in history anton Lubowski, Namibian attorney/SWAPO, murdered at 37
Sep 13 Fay Vincent succeeds the late A. Bartlett Giamatti as commissioner of Major League Baseball on this day in history.
Sep 13 Yamada Koun, Zen teacher Sanbo Kyodan line, dies at 82 in the year 1989.
Sep 14 Calgary Flames become first NHL team to play in USSR, win 4-2 on this day in history.
Sep 14 Edwin McLeod, cricketer (one Test for NZ), dies on this day in history.