Historical Events In 1989
Tuesday, 03 August 2021
Sep 15 On this day in history harry Cave, cricketer (New Zealand captain 1955-56), dies
Sep 16 Singer Natalie Cole marries record producer Andre Fisher on this day in history.
Sep 17 Hurricane Hugo begins 4 day sweep through Caribbean, killing 62 on this day in history.
Sep 17 Jay Stewart, annoucer on Lets Make a Deal, commits suicide on this day in history.
Sep 17 NYC court of appeals overturns lower court decision and returns America's Cup back to the US (from New Zealand) in the year 1989.
Sep 18 In the year 1989 hungary begins transition to a Western style democracy
Sep 18 Hurricane Hugo causes extensive damage in Puerto Rico in the year 1989.
Sep 19 On this day in history appeals court restores America's Cup to US after NY Supreme Court gave it to New Zealand (NZ protested US's use of a catamaran)
Sep 19 On this day in history chase Manhattan Discovery Center at Brooklyn Botanic Garden opens
Sep 19 In the year 1989 guido de Moor, actor (Flanagan, Because of the Cats), dies
Sep 19 In the year 1989 vietnamese troops withdraw from Cambodia
Sep 21 F Fischer, German war criminal (4, Two of Breda), dies in the year 1989.
Sep 21 In the year 1989 hurricane Hugo bashes Charleston, SC, with winds of up to 135 miles per hour, causing an estimated $8 billion in damage.
Sep 21 On this day in history poland's Sejm (National Assembly) approves prime minister Mazowiecki
Sep 22 After Hurricane Hugo, Sailors and Marines provide assistance to Charleston, SC, through 10 October on this day in history.
Sep 22 Irving Berlin, composer (God Bless America), dies at 101 on this day in history.
Sep 26 Pavlos Bakoyannis, Greek parliament leader, murdered in Rome in the year 1989.
Sep 27 Sony purchases Columbia Pictures for $3.4 billion cash on this day in history.
Sep 28 Ferdinand E Marcos, president of Philippines (1965-86), dies at 72 in the year 1989.
Sep 29 In the year 1989 a A Busch Jr, brewer/baseball owner (St Louis Cards), dies at 90
Sep 30 NASA closes down tracking stations in Hawaii and Ascension in the year 1989.
Sep 30 Virgil Thomson, US composer/critic (4 saints in 3 acts), dies at 92 in the year 1989.
Oct 01 Dallas Cowboy, Ed "Too Tall" Jones records his 1,000th NFL tackle on this day in history.
Oct 01 Thousands of East Germans flee to West Germany on this day in history.
Oct 01 US issues a stamp, labeling an apatosaurus as a brontosaurus on this day in history.
Oct 02 Liesbeth Ribbius Peletier, Neth's 1st female advisor of State, dies on this day in history.
Oct 03 In the year 1989 joseph Wybran, Belgian physician/Jews foreman, murdered
Oct 03 On this day in history panamanian Defense Force attempted coup of Manuel Noriega fails
Oct 04 On this day in history graham Chapman, comedian (Monty Python), dies of cancer at 48
Oct 05 The exiled Dalai Lama, Tibet's spiritual leader, is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in the year 1989.
Oct 06 In the year 1989 bette [Ruth E] Davis, actress (All About Eve, White Mama), dies at 81
Oct 07 On this day in history radio talk show host Larry King weds Julie Alexander
Oct 09 In the year 1989 penthouse Magazine's hebrew edition hits the newstands
Oct 09 On this day in history tass, the official Soviet news agency, reports that a spaceship, with a crew of three extra-terrestrials, lands in a city park in Voronezh.