What Happened on April 30, 1989

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Critics Siskel & Ebert film their 500th TV movie-review show
  • Kathy Postlewait wins LPGA Sara Lee Golf Classic

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pope John Paul II beatifies Victoire Rasoamanarivo of Madagascar

264th Pope John Paul II
264th Pope
John Paul II
  • US beats Costa Rica 1-0, in 3rd round of 1990 world soccer cup

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Actor and comedian Robin Williams (37) weds nanny Marsha Garces at a private ceremony in Lake Tahoe, California

Actor and Comedian Robin Williams
Actor and Comedian
Robin Williams

Famous Deaths

  • Sergio Leone, Italian director (Good, Bad & Ugly), dies at 60
  • Yi, Bang-ja, Crown Princess of Korea (b. 1901)