On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1989

Historical Events

Film Premier

"Ghostbusters II" directed by Ivan Reitman, starring Bill Murry and Dan Aykroyd premieres

  • Funeral for Imre Nagy, leader of Hungarian uprising in 1956
  • Only 17 holes-in-one recorded since US open began, today 4 more are made all on 6th hole (Weaver, Wiebe, Pate & Price)

Famous Weddings

Hugh Laurie

Actor Hugh Laurie (30) weds theatre administrator Jo Green in Camden, London

1989 Highlights

About June 16, 1989

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini