Historical Events In 1989
Saturday, 27 November 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 on this day in history.
Apr 07 On this day in history soviet sub sinks in Norweign Sea, with about a dozen deaths
Apr 07 In the year 1989 tikhon Toropets, patriarch of Russian Orthodox/saint, dies at 123(?)
Apr 09 Entertainment Tonights Mary Hart marries producer Burt Sugarman on this day in history.
Apr 09 Mike Tyson strikes a parking attendant when asked to move his car on this day in history.
Apr 10 Intel corp announces shipment of "fast" 80486 chip in the year 1989.
Apr 10 Intel corp announces shipment of the 80486 chip on this day in history.
Apr 10 Joan Barry, dies at 85 on this day in history.
Apr 11 In the year 1989 henk van Galen Last, Dutch journalist, dies at 68
Apr 11 In the year 1989 philadelphia Flyers' goalie Ron Hextall scores short-handed into an empty net
Apr 12 Abbie Hoffman, yippie peace activist of the 60's, dies at 52 in the year 1989.
Apr 12 In the year 1989 peter Ueberroth deal to purchase Eastern Airlines falls through
Apr 14 In the year 1989 first Navy ship arrives on scene to assist in Exxon Valdez oil spill cleanup
Apr 14 Lance Pierre, cricketer (Test WI v Engl 1948, DNB, 7 overs 0-28), dies on this day in history.
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 Hu Yaobang general sec of Chinese Commnist Party, dies on this day in history.
Apr 15 South African/British Olympic runner Zola Budd marries on this day in history.
Apr 15 Then largest lottery in North America ($69M) drawn in Illinois on this day in history.
Apr 16 Costa Rica beats US 1-0, in 3rd round of 1990 world soccer cup on this day in history.
Apr 16 In the year 1989 tawfieq Yusuf Awwaad, Lebanese writer, dies
Apr 17 In the year 1989 charles Lampkin, dies
Apr 17 In the year 1989 maximum NY State unemployment benefits raised to $245 per week
Apr 17 Soviet-US agreement allows Soviets to fight US pros on this day in history.
Apr 18 In the year 1989 zimbabwe gains independence
Apr 19 Daphne Du Maurier, English writer (Rebecca, Jamaica Inn), dies at 82 in the year 1989.
Apr 19 On this day in history republic Day in Sierra Leone
Apr 21 In the year 1989 100,000 chinese students gather for quiet protest in Tiananmen Square
Apr 21 James Kirkwood, actor/writer (Devil's Holiday), dies at 64 in the year 1989.
Apr 22 Huey Newton black activist, shot dead at 47 in the year 1989.
Apr 22 In the year 1989 huey Newton, US, Black Panther leader, shot dead at 47
Apr 22 Nolan Ryan strikesout his 5,000th batter (Rickey Henderson) on this day in history.
Apr 23 In the year 1989 kareem Abdul-Jabbar plays his last game as a Laker
Apr 23 On this day in history students in Beijing China announce class boycotts