On This Day

What Happened on February 16, 1989

Historical Events

AgreementContract of Interest

Dodgers pitcher Orel Hershiser signs $7.9M-3 year contract

Baseball Pitcher Orel Hershiser
Baseball Pitcher
Orel Hershiser
  • Egypt, Iraq, Jordan & North Yemen form common market

AgreementContract of Interest

Red Sox pitcher Roger Clemens signs $7.5M-3 year contract

MLB Pitching Legend Roger Clemens
MLB Pitching Legend
Roger Clemens
  • William Hayden becomes Governor-General of Australia

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Actress Jane Fonda and activist Tom Hayden separate after 16 years of marriage

Actress Jane Fonda
Jane Fonda

1989 Highlights

About February 16, 1989

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 9 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius