On This Day

What Happened on January 14, 1989

Historical Events

  • "Romance/Romance" closes at Helen Hayes Theater NYC after 297 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1,000 muslims burn Salman Rushdies' "Satanic Verses" in Bradford, England

Novelist Salman Rushdie
Novelist
Salman Rushdie
  • 29 year old French woman gives birth to sextuplets in Paris
  • Former Belgian premier Paul Vanden Boeynants kidnapped

Famous Birthdays

  • 29-year-old Marie Claude Adam gives birth to sextuplets by Caesarean section in Port Royale, France
1989 Highlights

About January 14, 1989

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Makar Sankranti / Pongal (India)

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn