On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1989

Famous Birthdays

  • Bebe Rexha, American singer-songwriter (Meant To Be), born in New York City

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Roman Polanski marries actress Emmanuelle Seigner

Film Director Roman Polanski
Film Director
Roman Polanski

Famous Deaths

  • Dorothy Schiff, American owner and publisher (NY Post), dies at 86
  • Joe Collins, American baseball first baseman (World Series 1949–53, 56; New York Yankees), dies at 66
  • Joe De Santis, American actor, dies at 80
  • Seymour Krim, American journalist, essayist, and literary critic (b. 1922)
1989 Highlights

About August 30, 1989

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 31 years and 11 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo