What Happened on September 2, 1989

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Rev Al Sharpton leads a civil rights march through Bensonhurst

Minister and Civil Rights Activist Al Sharpton
Minister and Civil Rights Activist
Al Sharpton

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexandre Pato, Brazilian footballer
  • Ishmeet Singh Sodhi, Indian Playback Singer (d. 2008)

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Actor Sam Neill (41) weds actress Noriko Watanabe (24)

Actor Sam Neill
Sam Neill

HeartWedding of Interest

NBA basketball star Michael Jordan (26) weds Juanita Vanoy (30) at the Little White Chapel in Las Vegas

Basketball Superstar Michael Jordan
Basketball Superstar
Michael Jordan

Famous Deaths

  • A Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commisioner, dies at 51