Historical Events In 1989
Monday, 25 September 2023
Sep 15 Harry Cave, cricketer (New Zealand captain 1955-56), dies on this day in history.
Sep 16 Singer Natalie Cole marries record producer Andre Fisher in the year 1989.
Sep 17 In the year 1989 hurricane Hugo begins 4 day sweep through Caribbean, killing 62
Sep 17 In the year 1989 jay Stewart, annoucer on Lets Make a Deal, commits suicide
Sep 17 In the year 1989 nYC court of appeals overturns lower court decision and returns America's Cup back to the US (from New Zealand)
Sep 18 Hungary begins transition to a Western style democracy in the year 1989.
Sep 18 Hurricane Hugo causes extensive damage in Puerto Rico on this day in history.
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 Chase Manhattan Discovery Center at Brooklyn Botanic Garden opens on this day in history.
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 On this day in history f Fischer, German war criminal (4, Two of Breda), dies
Sep 21 Hurricane Hugo bashes Charleston, SC, with winds of up to 135 miles per hour, causing an estimated $8 billion in damage on this day in history.
Sep 21 Poland's Sejm (National Assembly) approves prime minister Mazowiecki on this day in history.
Sep 22 On this day in history after Hurricane Hugo, Sailors and Marines provide assistance to Charleston, SC, through 10 October.
Sep 22 On this day in history irving Berlin, composer (God Bless America), dies at 101
Sep 26 On this day in history pavlos Bakoyannis, Greek parliament leader, murdered in Rome
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 on this day in history.
Sep 29 In the year 1989 a A Busch Jr, brewer/baseball owner (St Louis Cards), dies at 90
Sep 30 In the year 1989 nASA closes down tracking stations in Hawaii and Ascension
Sep 30 On this day in history virgil Thomson, US composer/critic (4 saints in 3 acts), dies at 92
Oct 01 Dallas Cowboy, Ed "Too Tall" Jones records his 1,000th NFL tackle in the year 1989.
Oct 01 On this day in history thousands of East Germans flee to West Germany
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 On this day in history joseph Wybran, Belgian physician/Jews foreman, murdered
Oct 03 In the year 1989 panamanian Defense Force attempted coup of Manuel Noriega fails
Oct 04 Graham Chapman, comedian (Monty Python), dies of cancer at 48 in the year 1989.
Oct 05 In the year 1989 the exiled Dalai Lama, Tibet's spiritual leader, is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize
Oct 06 On this day in history 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 Tass, the official Soviet news agency, reports that a spaceship, with a crew of three extra-terrestrials, lands in a city park in Voronezh in the year 1989.