On This Day

What Happened on December 31, 1989

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Me & My Girl" closes at Marquis Theater NYC after 1420 performances
  • "Threepenny Opera" closes at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC after 65 performances
  • Jockey Kent Desormeaux sets record with 598 wins in a year

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Annabella Sciorra (Jungle Fever) weds Joe Petruzzi