What Happened on April 26, 1989

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • AT&T announces NJ's 201 area code will split into 908 & 201

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mike Tyson is ticketed for driving 71 MPH in 30 mile zone in Albany

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Mike Tyson
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Mike Tyson

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Lucille Ball, comedienne (I Love Lucy), dies of heart attack at 78

Comedienne/Actress Lucille Ball
Comedienne/Actress
Lucille Ball