Historical Events In 1989
Saturday, 15 August 2020
Jan 29 In the year 1989 dow jumps 38.06 recoups 508-point loss since October 1987; index at 2,256.43
Jan 29 On this day in history episcopal church appoints first female bishop
Jan 29 On this day in history orlando Arena opens
Jan 29 In the year 1989 uSSR's Phobos II enters Martian orbit
Jan 30 16th American Music Award Randy Travis &George Michael win in the year 1989.
Jan 30 In the year 1989 5 pharoah sculptures from 1470 BC found at temple of Luxor
Jan 30 In the year 1989 former defense attorney Joel Steinberg is convicted in New York of first-degree manslaughter in the death of his daughter, Lisa, aged 6.
Jan 30 Joel Steinberg found guilty of first degree manslaughter of daughter in the year 1989.
Jan 30 In the year 1989 last day of first class cricket for Dav Whatmore
Jan 30 On this day in history olympian, Bruce Kimball, is sentenced to 17 years in prison for killing 2 teenagers in a drunk driving accident
Jan 31 On this day in history jack Douglas, humorist (My Brother Was an Only Child), dies at 80
Feb 01 In the year 1989 comet Schwassmann-Wachmann 1 at perihelion
Feb 01 In the year 1989 princess Diana of England visits New York NY
Feb 02 F[rederik] W[illem] de Klerk replaces Botha as South Africa's Nationalist Party leader on this day in history.
Feb 03 John Cassavetes, actor/director (Husbands, Dirty Dozen), dies at 59 in the year 1989.
Feb 03 Twenty villages evacuated in Russia, after high radiation fall-out from the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in the year 1989.
Feb 03 Uruguayan president Alfredo Stroessner is overthrown in a military coup in the year 1989.
Feb 04 Dean Jones scores 216 vs West Indies at the Adelaide Oval on this day in history.
Feb 04 In the year 1989 kenneth "Jethro" Burns, country singer (Homer & Jethro), dies at 69
Feb 05 Joe Raposa, composer/songwriter (Sesame Street), dies at 51 in the year 1989.
Feb 05 In the year 1989 kareem Abdul-Jabar becomes first NBA player to score 38,000 points
Feb 06 Andre Cayatte, dies in the year 1989.
Feb 06 On this day in history lech Walesa begins negotiating with the Polish government
Feb 07 Tennis superstar Björn Börg, apparently attempts suicide in Milan in the year 1989.
Feb 08 144 people die when a Boeing 707 jetliner crashes into a fog-shrouded mountain in the Azores in the year 1989.
Feb 08 On this day in history 5 cm of snow falls in outskirts of Los Angeles
Feb 08 On this day in history maurits Kok, Dutch writer/poet (Railroad Strike), dies at 81
Feb 09 Michael Manley's Socialist Party wins Jamaica parliamentary election in the year 1989.
Feb 09 Neo-Nazi groups outlawed in West Germany on this day in history.
Feb 10 On this day in history dan Kelly, NHL sportscaster, dies at 52, "He shoots, he scores!"
Feb 10 Miami Vice's 100th episode seen on TV in the year 1989.
Feb 10 In the year 1989 test Cricket debut of Aaqib Javed, Pakistan vs New Zealand age 16 years 189 days
Feb 10 In the year 1989 the Democratic National Committee elects Ron Brown as chair, making him the first African-American to head a major political party.
Feb 10 In the year 1989 to gain deregulation WWF admits pro wrestling is an exhibition & not a sport, in a New Jersey court