On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1989

Famous Weddings

  • Roman Polanski marries actress Emmanuelle Seigner

Famous Deaths

  • Dorothy Schiff, American owner and publisher (NY Post), dies at 86
  • Joe Collins, American baseball first baseman (6 × World Series champion 1949–53, 56; NY Yankees), dies at 66
  • Joe De Santis, 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? 30 years, 11 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo