Historical Events In 1989
Saturday, 27 November 2021
Oct 11 Paul Shenar, actor (Deadly Force, Dream Lover), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Oct 12 Franco, [Francis Luambo/"Makiadi"], Zaire composer/music, dies at 51 on this day in history.
Oct 13 On this day in history dow Jones down 190.58 points
Oct 14 On this day in history michael Carmine, actor (Batteries Not Included), dies at 30
Oct 15 Billy Graham is given the 1,900th star on Hollywood Blvd in the year 1989.
Oct 15 South African pres FW de Klerk frees Sisulu & 4 other political prisoners in the year 1989.
Oct 15 On this day in history wayne Gretsky passes Gordie Howes as NHL's all time top scorer
Oct 16 Cornel Wilde, actor (Saadia, Comic, Beach Red, Gargoyles), dies at 74 in the year 1989.
Oct 17 Earthquake in SF (6.9) kills 67 in the year 1989.
Oct 18 US 62nd manned space mission (Atlantis 5) launches into orbit in the year 1989.
Oct 19 In the year 1989 the 'Guilford Four', accused of IRA bombings, have their convictions quashed after serving 14 years in prison
Oct 20 Anthony Quayle, actor (Moses, Operation Crossbow), dies at 76 in the year 1989.
Oct 21 Buck Helm found alive after being buried 4 days, in SF earthquake in the year 1989.
Oct 22 In the year 1989 roland Winters, actor (Jet Pilot, Meet Millie), dies at 84
Oct 24 On this day in history after a week's delay due to earthquake, World Series game 3 is played (World Series #86)
Oct 24 Rev Jim Bakker is sentenced to 50 years for fraud in the year 1989.
Oct 25 On this day in history gerard Walschap, Flemish writer (Men of Goods), dies
Oct 26 Andrew Roberts, cricketer (7 Tests for New Zealand 1976), dies in the year 1989.
Oct 26 The re-built Globe Theatre in London reopens for the first time in 350 years on this day in history.
Oct 28 On this day in history oakland A's sweep SF Giants in earthquake/BART series
Oct 29 The African National Congress(ANC) first political rally for almost thirty years is attended by 70,000 supporters in the year 1989.
Oct 31 Conrad Beck, composer, dies at 88 in the year 1989.
Nov 01 On this day in history dedication of the National Army Memorial in Anzac Parade, Canberra, by the Governor-General, the Hon Bill Hayden
Nov 01 In the year 1989 scandinavian Airlines System bans smoking on many flights
Nov 01 In the year 1989 typhoon Gay (1989) in Thailand, India killing 1,036 people
Nov 05 Barry Sadler singer (Green Berets), dies at 49 in Murfreesboro Tn in the year 1989.
Nov 05 Barry Sadler, singer (Green Berets), murdered at 49 in Murfreesboro Tn in the year 1989.
Nov 05 On this day in history uS plays El Salvador, in 3rd round of 1990 world soccer cup
Nov 05 Vladamir Horowitz pianist, dies at 85 in the year 1989.
Nov 08 Andre Kloos, Dut trade union leader (NVV)/chairman (VARA), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Nov 09 In the year 1989 east Berlin opens its borders
Nov 10 East German border guards begin to dismantle parts of the 'Berlin Wall' in the year 1989.
Nov 10 Germans begin punching holes in the Berlin Wall on this day in history.
Nov 10 In the year 1989 guerrillas battle with government forces in El Salvador