What Happened on May 11, 1989

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 217th & final episode of TV soap "Dynasty" is aired
  • France performs nuclear test at Mururoa atoll
  • Kenya announces worldwide ban on ivory to preserve its elephant herds
  • NHL Prince of Wales Conference Final: Montreal Canadians beat Philadelphia Flyers, 4 games to 2

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President George H. W. Bush orders nearly 2,000 troops to Panama

41st US President George H. W. Bush
41st US President
George H. W. Bush

Famous Birthdays

  • Ace Hood, American rapper
  • Cameron Newton, American football player (Carolina Panthers), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Giovani dos Santos, Mexican footballer