What Happened on July 6, 1989

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Despite retiring May 29, Mike Schmidt is chosen to start in the All Star game

MLB Third Baseman Mike Schmidt
MLB Third Baseman
Mike Schmidt
  • US marshals & FCC seize pirate radio station WHOT in Brooklyn

Famous Deaths

  • Janos Kádár, premier of Hungary (1956-58), dies at 77