On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1989

Historical Events

  • Trumbull, Conn, is 1st US team since 1983 to win Little League WS

Famous Birthdays

  • James Harden, American basketball guard (NBA MVP 2018; NBA All-Star 2013–19; Houston Rockets), born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Henk Heidweiller, ambassador of Suriname, dies
  • Irving Stone, American writer (Love is Eternal, Lust for Life), dies
1989 Highlights

About August 26, 1989

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 31 years and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo