What Happened on April 5th, 1989

Day of Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

David Letterman becomes 1st network TV series to use dolby stereo

Comedian and Television Host David Letterman
Comedian and Television Host
David Letterman
  • Orel Hershiser ends his 59 consecutive scoreless pitched inning streak
  • Solidarity grants legal status in Poland

Famous Deaths

  • María Cristina Gómez, Salvadoran Teacher (b. 1938)