What Happened on April 21, 1989

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • George W Bush & Edward W Rose become CEO of Texas Rangers
  • Thousands of Chinese crowd into Beijing's Tiananmen Square cheering students demanding greater political freedom

Famous Deaths

  • James Kirkwood, American actor, author and playwright (A Chorus Line, P. S. Your Cat Is Dead!), dies of cancer at 64
  • Princess Dukhye of Korea (b. 1912)