On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1989

Historical Events

  • Charles Taylor enters Liberia to unseat President Samuel K Doe

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Panama's dictator, Manual Noriega, seeks asylum at Vatican embassy

Panamanian General and Dictator Manuel Noriega
Panamanian General and Dictator
Manuel Noriega

1989 Highlights

About December 24, 1989

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn