Historical Events on November 16, 1989

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Gypsy" opens at St James Theater NYC for 477 performances
  • 6 Jesuit priests are killed by El Salvadorian troops

Event of interestEvent of Interest

South African President F. W. de Klerk announces scrapping of Separate Amenities Act

South African President F. W. de Klerk
South African President
F. W. de Klerk
  • UNESCO adopts the Seville Statement on Violence at the twenty-fifth session of its General Conference.