What Happened on January 21, 1989

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • A woman is assaulted & raped in room of an Oklahoma football player

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Wayne Gretzky passes Marcel Dionne to become NHL's 2nd all time scorer

Ice Hockey Great Wayne Gretzky
Ice Hockey Great
Wayne Gretzky
NHL Star Marcel Dionne
NHL Star
Marcel Dionne

Famous Weddings

  • "Falcon Crest" actor Lorenzo Lamas (31) weds actress Kathleen Kinmont (23) at the Graceland Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas

Famous Deaths

  • Billy Tipton, American musician (b. 1914)
  • Carl Furillo, American Baseball player (b. 1922)