Historical Events In 1989
Monday, 19 April 2021
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 On this day in history hurricane Hugo begins 4 day sweep through Caribbean, killing 62
Sep 17 On this day in history jay Stewart, annoucer on Lets Make a Deal, commits suicide
Sep 17 NYC court of appeals overturns lower court decision and returns America's Cup back to the US (from New Zealand) on this day in history.
Sep 18 On this day in history hungary begins transition to a Western style democracy
Sep 18 On this day in history hurricane Hugo causes extensive damage in Puerto Rico
Sep 19 In the year 1989 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 In the year 1989 chase Manhattan Discovery Center at Brooklyn Botanic Garden opens
Sep 19 On this day in history guido de Moor, actor (Flanagan, Because of the Cats), dies
Sep 19 Vietnamese troops withdraw from Cambodia in the year 1989.
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 in the year 1989.
Sep 21 Poland's Sejm (National Assembly) approves prime minister Mazowiecki on this day in history.
Sep 22 After Hurricane Hugo, Sailors and Marines provide assistance to Charleston, SC, through 10 October on this day in history.
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 In the year 1989 sony purchases Columbia Pictures for $3.4 billion cash
Sep 28 Ferdinand E Marcos, president of Philippines (1965-86), dies at 72 in the year 1989.
Sep 29 A A Busch Jr, brewer/baseball owner (St Louis Cards), dies at 90 on this day in history.
Sep 30 In the year 1989 nASA closes down tracking stations in Hawaii and Ascension
Sep 30 Virgil Thomson, US composer/critic (4 saints in 3 acts), dies at 92 in the year 1989.
Oct 01 In the year 1989 dallas Cowboy, Ed "Too Tall" Jones records his 1,000th NFL tackle
Oct 01 Thousands of East Germans flee to West Germany on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1989 uS issues a stamp, labeling an apatosaurus as a brontosaurus
Oct 02 In the year 1989 liesbeth Ribbius Peletier, Neth's 1st female advisor of State, dies
Oct 03 In the year 1989 joseph Wybran, Belgian physician/Jews foreman, murdered
Oct 03 Panamanian Defense Force attempted coup of Manuel Noriega fails in the year 1989.
Oct 04 On this day in history graham Chapman, comedian (Monty Python), dies of cancer at 48
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 On this day in history penthouse Magazine's hebrew edition hits the newstands
Oct 09 In the year 1989 tass, the official Soviet news agency, reports that a spaceship, with a crew of three extra-terrestrials, lands in a city park in Voronezh.