What Happened on September 4th, 1989

Day of Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 46th Venice Film Festival: "A City of Sadness" directed by Hsiao-hsien Hou wins Golden Lion

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

Beth Daniel wins LPGA Rail Charity Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Beth Daniel
LPGA Golfer
Beth Daniel

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

Jerry Lewis' 24th Muscular Dystrophy telethon raises $42,737,219

Comedian Jerry Lewis
Jerry Lewis

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Tennis star Bjorn Borg (33) weds rock singer Loredana Berte (39) in a civil wedding

Tennis Player Björn Borg
Tennis Player
Björn Borg

Famous Deaths

  • Georges Simenon, Belgian/French writer/director (Maigret), dies at 86
  • Ronald Syme, New Zealand-born classicist and historian (b. 1903)