What Happened on February 21, 1989

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Conference meetingMeeting of Interest

Pete Rose meets with Commissioner Ueberroth to discuss his gambling

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose
  • US bust Chinese drug smuggling ring, capturing a record 820 lbs of heroin worth $1 billion at street value

Famous Birthdays

  • Corbin Bleu, American actor & singer, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Josh Walker, English footballer, born in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
  • Kristin Herrera, American actress, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Scout Taylor-Compton, American actress, born in Long Beach, California

Famous Deaths

  • Alex Th├ępot, French footballer (b. 1906)
  • Otar Vasilisdze Taktakishvili, Georgian composer, dies at 64