What Happened on June 9th, 1989

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • "Star Trek V: The Final Frontier" premieres in USA

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Michael Chang's French Open tennis win makes him youngest male to go to finals

Tennis Player and French Open Champion Michael Chang
Tennis Player and French Open Champion
Michael Chang
  • Rare tornado in Philadelphia kills 1

Famous Deaths

  • George Beadle, US Biologist and Nobel Laureate (biochemical genetics), dies at 85
  • Piet[er J] Lieftinck, Dutch minister of Finance (1945-52), dies
  • Rashid Behbudov, Azerbaijani singer and actor (b. 1915)
  • Wolfdietrich Schnurre, German writer, dies at 68