On This Day

What Happened on April 9, 1989

Historical Events

US Masters Golf

53rd US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: Englishman Nick Faldo wins the first of his 3 Masters titles after a final round 65 (−7) and a birdie on the 2nd hole of a sudden-death playoff with Scott Hoch

Sports History

Mike Tyson strikes a parking attendant when asked to move his car

Baseball Record

Rickey Henderson steals his 800th career base in NY's 4-3 loss to Clev

  • Washington, D.C. march supporting 1973 Roe vs Wade decision (allow abortions)
1989 Highlights

About April 9, 1989

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries