What Happened on April 27, 1989

Historical Events

  • "Starmites" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 60 performances
  • Beijing students take over Tiananmen Square in China
  • Hurricane in Bangladesh kills 500
  • Mandatory seatbelt law goes into effect in Italy
1989 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Emily Rios, American actress (Andrea Cantillo-Breaking Bad), born in Los Angeles, California
Born in 1989

Famous Deaths

  • K┼Źnosuke Matsushita, Japanese industrialist (founded Panasonic), dies at 94

About April 27, 1989

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 1 month and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Like A Prayer - Madonna
  • UK #1 Song: Eternal Flame - Bangles