Historical Events In 1989
Sunday, 25 September 2022
Jan 29 Dow jumps 38.06 recoups 508-point loss since October 1987; index at 2,256.43 on this day in history.
Jan 29 Episcopal church appoints first female bishop on this day in history.
Jan 29 In the year 1989 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 Former defense attorney Joel Steinberg is convicted in New York of first-degree manslaughter in the death of his daughter, Lisa, aged 6 on this day in history.
Jan 30 On this day in history joel Steinberg found guilty of first degree manslaughter of daughter
Jan 30 In the year 1989 last day of first class cricket for Dav Whatmore
Jan 30 Olympian, Bruce Kimball, is sentenced to 17 years in prison for killing 2 teenagers in a drunk driving accident on this day in history.
Jan 31 On this day in history jack Douglas, humorist (My Brother Was an Only Child), dies at 80
Feb 01 Comet Schwassmann-Wachmann 1 at perihelion in the year 1989.
Feb 01 Princess Diana of England visits New York NY in the year 1989.
Feb 02 In the year 1989 f[rederik] W[illem] de Klerk replaces Botha as South Africa's Nationalist Party leader
Feb 03 On this day in history john Cassavetes, actor/director (Husbands, Dirty Dozen), dies at 59
Feb 03 In the year 1989 twenty villages evacuated in Russia, after high radiation fall-out from the Chernobyl nuclear disaster
Feb 03 On this day in history uruguayan president Alfredo Stroessner is overthrown in a military coup.
Feb 04 Dean Jones scores 216 vs West Indies at the Adelaide Oval in the year 1989.
Feb 04 On this day in history kenneth "Jethro" Burns, country singer (Homer & Jethro), dies at 69
Feb 05 Joe Raposa, composer/songwriter (Sesame Street), dies at 51 on this day in history.
Feb 05 On this day in history kareem Abdul-Jabar becomes first NBA player to score 38,000 points
Feb 06 On this day in history andre Cayatte, dies
Feb 06 Lech Walesa begins negotiating with the Polish government in the year 1989.
Feb 07 In the year 1989 tennis superstar Björn Börg, apparently attempts suicide in Milan
Feb 08 144 people die when a Boeing 707 jetliner crashes into a fog-shrouded mountain in the Azores on this day in history.
Feb 08 In the year 1989 5 cm of snow falls in outskirts of Los Angeles
Feb 08 Maurits Kok, Dutch writer/poet (Railroad Strike), dies at 81 in the year 1989.
Feb 09 On this day in history michael Manley's Socialist Party wins Jamaica parliamentary election
Feb 09 On this day in history neo-Nazi groups outlawed in West Germany
Feb 10 Dan Kelly, NHL sportscaster, dies at 52, "He shoots, he scores!" in the year 1989.
Feb 10 Miami Vice's 100th episode seen on TV on this day in history.
Feb 10 In the year 1989 test Cricket debut of Aaqib Javed, Pakistan vs New Zealand age 16 years 189 days
Feb 10 On this day in history the Democratic National Committee elects Ron Brown as chair, making him the first African-American to head a major political party.
Feb 10 To gain deregulation WWF admits pro wrestling is an exhibition & not a sport, in a New Jersey court on this day in history.