What Happened on September 26, 1989

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Last Vietnamese soldiers leave Cambodia
  • MPAA creates NC-17 rating for movies with adult themes
  • Soviet Foreign Minister Eduard Shevardnadze calls for total destruction of Soviet & US chemical weapons

Famous Birthdays

  • Emma Rigby, English actress

Famous Deaths

  • Arnold Shaw, American writer on popular music and composer, dies at 80
  • Pavlos Bakoyannis, Greek parliament leader, murdered in Rome