What Happened on April 22, 1989

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Welcome to the Club" closes at Music Box Theater NYC after 12 performances

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Emilio G. Segrè, Italian physicist and Nobel laureate (discovered the elements technetium, astatine and the sub-atomic antiparticle antiproton), dies at 84 of a heart attack

Physicist and Nobel Laureate Emilio G. Segrè
Physicist and Nobel Laureate
Emilio G. Segrè
  • Huey Newton, American Black Panther leader, shot dead at 47