What Happened on December 14, 1989

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Pedro Silva, Brazilian footballer

Famous Deaths


Person of interestAndrei Sakharov

Andrei Sakharov, Russian physicist/dissident (Nobel 1975), dies at 68

Nuclear Physicist & Soviet Dissident Andrei Sakharov
Nuclear Physicist & Soviet Dissident
Andrei Sakharov
  • Jock Mahoney [Jacques Joseph O'Mahoney], American actor and stuntman (Dallas, Yancy Derringer, Day of Fury), dies of a stroke at 70
  • Pattie Santos, American singer (It's a Beautiful Day), dies in a car accident at 40