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1989 Calendar

1989 Calendar

January
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031    
February
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728    
March
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 
April
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30      
May
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   
June
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930 
July
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031     
August
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  
September
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
October
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031    
November
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930  
December
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31      

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1989 Historical Event(s)

  •  February 6, 1989 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Earth Snake in Chinese astrology.
  •  February 15, 1989 – Soviet Union invasion of Afghanistan: The Soviet Union officially announces that all of its troops have left Afghanistan.
  •  May 6, 1989 – Cedar Point opens Magnum XL-200, the first roller coaster to break the 200 ft height barrier, therefore spawning what is considered to be the “coaster wars”.
  •  May 13, 1989 – Large groups of students occupy Tiananmen Square and begin a hunger strike.
  •  June 28, 1989 – The 600th anniversary of the Battle of Kosovo. Serbian leader Slobodan Milošević delivers the Gazimestan speech at the site of the historic battle, which is later interpreted as foreshadowing the Yugoslav Wars.
  •  August 2, 1989 – Pakistan is re-admitted to the Commonwealth of Nations after having restoring democracy for the first time since 1972.
  •  August 16, 1989 – A solar flare from the Sun creates a geomagnetic storm that affects micro chips, leading to a halt of all trading on Toronto’s stock market.
  •  August 20, 1989 – The pleasure boat Marchioness sinks on the River Thames following a collision, 51 people are killed.
  •  November 16, 1989 – A death squad composed of El Salvadoran army troops kills six Jesuit priests and two others at Jose Simeon Canas University.
  •  November 17, 1989 – Cold War: Velvet Revolution begins: In Czechoslovakia, a student demonstration in Prague is quelled by riot police. This sparks an uprising aimed at overthrowing the communist government (it succeeds on December 29).

Who Were Born On 1989?

  •  January 26, 1989 – Marshon Brooks, American basketball player
  •  February 22, 1989 – Alia Sabur, American college educator
  •  April 19, 1989 – Dominik Mader, German footballer
  •  May 5, 1989 – Larissa Wilson, English actress
  •  May 17, 1989 – Tessa Virtue, Canadian ice dancer
  •  June 11, 1989 – Keith Aulie, Canadian hockey player
  •  June 16, 1989 – Jelena Glebova, Estonian figure skater
  •  June 24, 1989 – Apoorva Anwekar, Indian Born active in Raipur Chattisgarh (2PM)
  •  August 16, 1989 – Charlotte Gurr, English footballer
  •  August 17, 1989 – Elena Hight, American snowboarder