What Happened on September 17, 1989

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • -21] Hurricane Hugo, kills 85 in Charleston SC
  • 41st Emmy Awards: LA Law, "Cheers", Dana Delany & Candice Bergen win

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Beth Daniel wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Beth Daniel
LPGA Golfer
Beth Daniel
  • Hurricane Hugo begins 4 day sweep through Caribbean, killing 62
  • NYC court of appeals overturns lower court decision & returns America's Cup back to US (from NZ)

Famous Deaths

  • Jay Stewart, annoucer on Lets Make a Deal, commits suicide