On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1989

Historical Events


Film tv awardsGolden Globes

46th Golden Globes: "Rain Man", Dustin Hoffman, & Jodie Foster win

Sport awardAustralian Open Women's Tennis

Australian Open Women's Tennis: Steffi Graf of Germany beats Czech Helena Suková 6-4, 6-4 for her 6th career Grand Slam title and her 2nd Australian singles crown

Tennis Player Steffi Graf
Tennis Player
Steffi Graf
  • David Boon completes 7th Test century, 149 v WI at SCG
1989 Highlights

About January 28, 1989

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 8 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius