On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 1989

Historical Events

  • U.S. Congressman Mickey Leland (D-TX) and 15 others die in a plane crash in Ethiopia.

Famous Deaths

  • Mickey Leland, (Rep-D-Tx), & 15 others dies in plane crash in Ethiopia
1989 Highlights

About August 7, 1989

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 31 years and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo