Historical Events In 1989
Monday, 19 April 2021
Apr 07 NY Supreme Court takes America's Cup away from SD Yacht Club for using a catamaran against NZ. Appeals court eventually overrules in the year 1989.
Apr 07 Soviet sub sinks in Norweign Sea, with about a dozen deaths on this day in history.
Apr 07 In the year 1989 tikhon Toropets, patriarch of Russian Orthodox/saint, dies at 123(?)
Apr 09 On this day in history entertainment Tonights Mary Hart marries producer Burt Sugarman
Apr 09 Mike Tyson strikes a parking attendant when asked to move his car in the year 1989.
Apr 10 Intel corp announces shipment of "fast" 80486 chip on this day in history.
Apr 10 Intel corp announces shipment of the 80486 chip on this day in history.
Apr 10 In the year 1989 joan Barry, dies at 85
Apr 11 Henk van Galen Last, Dutch journalist, dies at 68 in the year 1989.
Apr 11 In the year 1989 philadelphia Flyers' goalie Ron Hextall scores short-handed into an empty net
Apr 12 On this day in history abbie Hoffman, yippie peace activist of the 60's, dies at 52
Apr 12 Peter Ueberroth deal to purchase Eastern Airlines falls through on this day in history.
Apr 14 In the year 1989 first Navy ship arrives on scene to assist in Exxon Valdez oil spill cleanup
Apr 14 On this day in history lance Pierre, cricketer (Test WI v Engl 1948, DNB, 7 overs 0-28), dies
Apr 15 On this day in history 95 crushed to death at Sheffield Soccer Stadium in England
Apr 15 Charles Vanel, dies at 96 in the year 1989.
Apr 15 On this day in history hu Yaobang general sec of Chinese Commnist Party, dies
Apr 15 On this day in history south African/British Olympic runner Zola Budd marries
Apr 15 Then largest lottery in North America ($69M) drawn in Illinois on this day in history.
Apr 16 On this day in history costa Rica beats US 1-0, in 3rd round of 1990 world soccer cup
Apr 16 In the year 1989 tawfieq Yusuf Awwaad, Lebanese writer, dies
Apr 17 On this day in history charles Lampkin, dies
Apr 17 Maximum NY State unemployment benefits raised to $245 per week in the year 1989.
Apr 17 Soviet-US agreement allows Soviets to fight US pros in the year 1989.
Apr 18 Zimbabwe gains independence on this day in history.
Apr 19 On this day in history daphne Du Maurier, English writer (Rebecca, Jamaica Inn), dies at 82
Apr 19 Republic Day in Sierra Leone in the year 1989.
Apr 21 In the year 1989 100,000 chinese students gather for quiet protest in Tiananmen Square
Apr 21 In the year 1989 james Kirkwood, actor/writer (Devil's Holiday), dies at 64
Apr 22 Huey Newton black activist, shot dead at 47 on this day in history.
Apr 22 Huey Newton, US, Black Panther leader, shot dead at 47 on this day in history.
Apr 22 In the year 1989 nolan Ryan strikesout his 5,000th batter (Rickey Henderson)
Apr 23 In the year 1989 kareem Abdul-Jabbar plays his last game as a Laker
Apr 23 In the year 1989 students in Beijing China announce class boycotts