Historical Events In 1989
Tuesday, 31 January 2023
Oct 11 On this day in history paul Shenar, actor (Deadly Force, Dream Lover), dies at 53
Oct 12 In the year 1989 franco, [Francis Luambo/"Makiadi"], Zaire composer/music, dies at 51
Oct 13 On this day in history dow Jones down 190.58 points
Oct 14 In the year 1989 michael Carmine, actor (Batteries Not Included), dies at 30
Oct 15 In the year 1989 billy Graham is given the 1,900th star on Hollywood Blvd
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 In the year 1989 cornel Wilde, actor (Saadia, Comic, Beach Red, Gargoyles), dies at 74
Oct 17 On this day in history earthquake in SF (6.9) kills 67
Oct 18 US 62nd manned space mission (Atlantis 5) launches into orbit on this day in history.
Oct 19 The 'Guilford Four', accused of IRA bombings, have their convictions quashed after serving 14 years in prison on this day in history.
Oct 20 In the year 1989 anthony Quayle, actor (Moses, Operation Crossbow), dies at 76
Oct 21 Buck Helm found alive after being buried 4 days, in SF earthquake in the year 1989.
Oct 22 On this day in history roland Winters, actor (Jet Pilot, Meet Millie), dies at 84
Oct 24 In the year 1989 after a week's delay due to earthquake, World Series game 3 is played (World Series #86)
Oct 24 In the year 1989 rev Jim Bakker is sentenced to 50 years for fraud
Oct 25 In the year 1989 gerard Walschap, Flemish writer (Men of Goods), dies
Oct 26 Andrew Roberts, cricketer (7 Tests for New Zealand 1976), dies on this day in history.
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 In the year 1989 the African National Congress(ANC) first political rally for almost thirty years is attended by 70,000 supporters
Oct 31 On this day in history conrad Beck, composer, dies at 88
Nov 01 Dedication of the National Army Memorial in Anzac Parade, Canberra, by the Governor-General, the Hon Bill Hayden on this day in history.
Nov 01 Scandinavian Airlines System bans smoking on many flights on this day in history.
Nov 01 Typhoon Gay (1989) in Thailand, India killing 1,036 people on this day in history.
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 On this day in history vladamir Horowitz pianist, dies at 85
Nov 08 Andre Kloos, Dut trade union leader (NVV)/chairman (VARA), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Nov 09 On this day in history east Berlin opens its borders
Nov 10 In the year 1989 east German border guards begin to dismantle parts of the 'Berlin Wall'
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