Historical Events In 1989
Saturday, 15 August 2020
Dec 13 Forced repatriation of Vietnamese in Hong Kong on this day in history.
Dec 14 Andrei D. Sakharov, author and Nobel laureate, dies in Moscow at age 68 on this day in history.
Dec 14 In the year 1989 andrei Sakharov, Russian physicist/dissident (Nobel 1975), dies at 68
Dec 14 Movie actor Jock Mahoney (Dallas, Tarzan) dies at age 70 on this day in history.
Dec 15 In the year 1989 arnold Moss, actor (Gambit), dies at 79
Dec 15 In the year 1989 panama declares war on the United States
Dec 16 Aileen Pringle, actress (Age of Consent, Convicted, Night Parade), dies in the year 1989.
Dec 18 In the year 1989 "I Love Lucy" Christmas episode, shown for first time in over 30 years
Dec 19 In the year 1989 american Airlines purchases Eastern Airline's Latin American route
Dec 19 In the year 1989 dorothea "Stella" Gibbons, English journalist/author, dies at 87
Dec 20 On this day in history audrey Christie, actress (Splendor in the Grass), dies at 77
Dec 20 US troops invade Panama and oust Manuel Noriega, but don't catch him on this day in history.
Dec 21 On this day in history jan Cikker, composer, dies at 78
Dec 21 Romania's dictator Nicolae Ceausescu's final speech (executed 12/25) in the year 1989.
Dec 21 In the year 1989 uS invades Panama and ousts General Noriega
Dec 22 On this day in history after 23 years of dictatorial rule, Romania ousts Nicolea Ceausescu
Dec 22 Cold wave -4øF in Oklahoma City, -6øF in Tulsa, -12øF in Pittsburgh PA, -18øF in Denver CO, -23øF in Kansas City MO, -42øF in Scottsbluff NB, -47øF in Hardin MT and -60øF in Black Hills SD in the year 1989.
Dec 22 Cold wave: -4øF in Oklahoma City, -6øF in Tulsa, -12øF in Pittsburgh PA, -18øF in Denver CO, -23øF in Kansas City MO, -42øF in Scottsbluff NB, -47øF in Hardin MT and -60øF in Black Hills SD in the year 1989.
Dec 22 In the year 1989 samuel Beckett, Irish/French writer (Molloy, Nobel 1969), dies at 83
Dec 23 In the year 1989 josef Alexander, composer, dies at 82
Dec 24 In the year 1989 panama's dictator, Manual Noriega seeks asylum at the Vatican embassy
Dec 25 On this day in history barrel Regtien, student leader, dies
Dec 25 Japanese scientist achieve -271.8øC, coldest temp ever recorded in the year 1989.
Dec 26 In the year 1989 a provisional government takes control of Romania, following the secret trial and execution of President Nicolae Ceausescu.
Dec 26 In the year 1989 lennox Berkeley, composer, dies at 86
Dec 27 Egypt resumes full diplomatic relations with Syria, after a ten year break in the year 1989.
Dec 28 On this day in history robert Wickler, dies
Dec 29 Canada is the first country in the world to ban smoking on domestic airlines on this day in history.
Dec 29 Vaclav Havel becomes the first non-communist elected as president of Czechoslovakia in 40 years in the year 1989.
Dec 29 In the year 1989 wayne Gretzky and Martina Navratilova are named athletes of the decade by the Associated Press
Dec 30 On this day in history madoline Thomas, actress (Girl in the Canal), dies
Dec 31 In the year 1989 the last part of the railway on Prince Edward Island, operated by CN Rail, is abandoned.