Historical Events In 1989
Tuesday, 31 January 2023
Mar 07 On this day in history panamanian voters reject dictator Manuel Noriega's bid for presidency
Mar 07 Partial eclipse of the Sun (Hawaii, NW North America, Greenland) on this day in history.
Mar 08 "Heidi Chronicles" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 621 performances on this day in history.
Mar 09 Eastern Airlines files for bankruptcy on this day in history.
Mar 09 In the year 1989 robert Mapplethorpe, US photographer, dies at 42
Mar 09 On this day in history senate rejects Bush's nomination of John Tower as Defense Secretary
Mar 09 Soviet Union officially submits to jurisdiction of the World Court in the year 1989.
Mar 09 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
Mar 10 An Air Ontario jet crashes after take off from Dryden, killing 24, injuring 45; inquiry later blames wing icing for the crash on this day in history.
Mar 10 In the year 1989 in Malawi a 6.2 earthquake occured, at least 9 people killed, 100 injured and damage in the Salima-Dedza-Mchinji area. About 50,000 left homeless in Malawi
Mar 11 On this day in history johan Fleerackers, Flemish linguist, dies at 57
Mar 12 In the year 1989 15th People's Choice Awards
Mar 12 2 cyanide-contaminated Chilean grapes found (Philadelphia) on this day in history.
Mar 12 Madagascar AREMA party wins parliamentary election on this day in history.
Mar 12 Maurice Evans, actor (Bewitched, MacBeth), dies at 87 on this day in history.
Mar 13 27th shuttle, Discovery 8, launched, first woman to do the countdown on this day in history.
Mar 13 In the year 1989 fDA orders recall of all Chilean fruit in US
Mar 13 US space shuttle STS-29 launched on this day in history.
Mar 14 In the year 1989 edward Abbey (environmental author), dies after surgery at 62
Mar 15 In the year 1989 "Les Miserables", opens at Royal Alexandra Theatre Toronto
Mar 15 In the year 1989 department of Veterans Affairs officially established as a Cabinet position
Mar 17 Dorothy Cudahy is first female grand marshal of St Patrick Day Parade on this day in history.
Mar 17 In the year 1989 merritt Butrick, actor (Shy People, Wired to Kill), dies of AIDS at 29
Mar 18 On this day in history 27th space shuttle mission, STS-29 (Discovery 8), returns to Earth
Mar 18 California Quake amusement ride opens at Universal Studios in the year 1989.
Mar 18 Piet Kruiver, Dutch soccer player, dies at 51 on this day in history.
Mar 19 In the year 1989 boeing V-22 Osprey VTOL aircraft makes maiden flight
Mar 19 In the year 1989 lori Garbacz wins Circle K LPGA Golf Open Tucson
Mar 19 In the year 1989 world Ice Dance Championship in Paris France won by M Klimova &S Ponomarenko (USR)
Mar 19 On this day in history world Ice Pairs Figure Skating Championship in Paris France won by E Gordeeva &S Grinkov (USSR)
Mar 19 World Ladies Figure Skating Championship in Paris France won by Midori Ito (Japan) in the year 1989.
Mar 19 World Men's Figure Skating Championship in Paris France won by Kurt Browning (Canada) on this day in history.
Mar 20 In the year 1989 baseball announces Reds manager Pete Rose is under investigation
Mar 20 Richard J Kerr replaces Robert M Gates as deputy director of CIA on this day in history.