What Happened on January 3, 1989

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Jim & Tammy Bakker return to TV (Oy Vey!)
  • Russian newspaper Izvestia gets its 1st commercial advertisement

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex D. Linz, American actor
  • Anya Kop, Russian model and America's Next Top Model contestant

Famous Deaths

  • Nick Virgilio, American Haiku poet, dies at 60
  • Sergei Lvovich Sobolev, Russian mathematician (b. 1909)