On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1989

Historical Events

  • France TGV train reaches world record speed of 482.4 kph

Famous Deaths

  • John M Pritchard, British conductor, dies at 68
1989 Highlights

About December 5, 1989

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 31 years and 3 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius