On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 1989

Historical Events

  • "Pat Sajak Show" premieres on CBS

Hall of fameHall of Fame

Johnny Bench & Carl Yastrzemski elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

MLB Catcher Johnny Bench
MLB Catcher
Johnny Bench
MLB Outfielder Carl Yastrzemski
MLB Outfielder
Carl Yastrzemski

Famous Birthdays

  • Michaella Krajicek, Dutch tennis player, born in Delft, Netherlands

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Terry, American baseball player, dies at 90
1989 Highlights

About January 9, 1989

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn