On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 1989

Historical Events

  • British brewery Bass buys Holiday Inn hotel chain

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pete Rose is suspended from baseball for life for gambling

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose

1989 Highlights

About August 24, 1989

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo