Historical Events In 1989
Monday, 19 April 2021
Feb 24 On this day in history margaret Ray found in David Letterman's home, claims to be his wife
Feb 24 US Boeing 747 loses parts of roof over Pacific, 9 die on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1989 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
Feb 25 First independent blue-collar labor union in Communist Hungary forms in the year 1989.
Feb 25 On this day in history lowest barometric pressure in Netherlands (956.7 mbar at De Bilt)
Feb 25 Mike Tyson TKOs Frank Bruno in 5 for heavyweight boxing title in the year 1989.
Feb 25 On this day in history rob Boyd wins a World Cup downhill race in home town of Whistler; first Canadian to win a FIS World Cup Ski race in Canada
Feb 26 "Jerome Robbins' Broadway" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 634 performances in the year 1989.
Feb 26 In the year 1989 california court throws out most of Margo Adams's $12 million breach-of- contract suit against Red Sox third baseman Wade Boggs
Feb 26 In the year 1989 lowest barometric pressure in Netherlands (95.5 hPa)
Feb 27 In the year 1989 conrad Lorenz, Austria zoologist (Nobel 1973), dies
Feb 27 In the year 1989 german war criminals Austria der Fünten/Fischer, freed in Holland
Feb 28 In the year 1989 gretchen Polhemus, 23, (Texas), crowned 38th Miss USA
Feb 28 On this day in history hermann Burger, writer, dies at 46
Feb 28 In the year 1989 memo by Brian Gumbel criticizing Today Show co-workers becomes public
Mar 01 Ben Johnson's coach testifies Johnson began using steroids in 1981 on this day in history.
Mar 01 Comet du Toit at perihelion on this day in history.
Mar 01 Henk van Stipriaan, Dutch radio host, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Mar 01 On this day in history julianne Phillips &Bruce Springsteen divorce
Mar 02 12 European nations agree to ban chlorofluorocarbon production by 2000 in the year 1989.
Mar 02 In the year 1989 exxon Houston runs aground in Hawaii, spills 117,000 gallons of oil
Mar 02 Madonna's "Like a Prayer" premieres on worldwide Pepsi commercial on this day in history.
Mar 02 On this day in history new York Met Darryl Strawberry swings at teammate Keith Hernandez
Mar 03 On this day in history machinists strike Eastern Airlines; pilots honor picket lines
Mar 03 Robert McFarlane gets $20,000 fine, 2 years probation for Iran-Contra in the year 1989.
Mar 04 Actress Phoebe Cates marries actor Kevin Kline in the year 1989.
Mar 04 Eastern Airlines machinists strike in the year 1989.
Mar 04 Time and Warner Communications announce a planned merger to form the world's largest media and entertainment company in the year 1989.
Mar 05 19th Easter Seal Telethon raises $37,002,000 on this day in history.
Mar 06 In the year 1989 harry Andrews, actor (Equus, Helen of Troy, Hill), dies at 77
Mar 07 Chinese occupying forces fire on Tibetan monks and civilians on this day in history.
Mar 07 Iran drops diplomatic relations with Britain over Salman Rushdie's book "The Satanic Verses" in the year 1989.
Mar 07 In the year 1989 mark Merrony (Wales) cycles for 30 minutes in Nepal at 21,030 feet
Mar 07 On the Burma-China Border Region a 5.6 quake killed at least 1 person, 91 injured and 5,300 houses destroyed in the Gengma area, China on this day in history.