On This Day

What Happened on February 20, 1989

Historical Events

  • An IRA bomb destroys a section of a British Army barracks in Ternhill, England
  • Members of 1949 Oklahoma football team cancel an April reunion because of the deplorable conduct of Oklahoma players

Famous Birthdays

  • Melanie Leishman, Canadian actress

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Police violence victim Rodney King (23) weds Crystal Lynnette Waters

Victim of Police Violence Rodney King
Victim of Police Violence
Rodney King
1989 Highlights

About February 20, 1989

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Washington's Birthday (United States)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces