November 16, 1989 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 6 Jesuit priests are killed by El Salvadorian troops
  • South Africa president FW de Klerk announces scrapping of Separate Amenities Act
  • UNESCO adopts the Seville Statement on Violence at the twenty-fifth session of its General Conference.

Deaths in History

  • Jean-Claude Mal├ępart, Quebec politician (b. 1938)