On This Day

What Happened on June 18, 1989

Historical Events

  • "Starmites" closes at Criter Ctr SR Theater NYC after 60 performances
  • Comet Churyunov-Gerasimenko at perihelion

US Golf Open

US Open Men's Golf, Oak Hill CC: Curtis Strange wins by 3 from Scott Simpson for first back-to-back Open titles since Ben Hogan 1950-51

Famous Birthdays

  • Renee Olstead, American singer and actress

Famous Weddings

  • John Wayne Bobitt marries Lorena L Gallo

Famous Deaths

  • I. F. Stone, American journalist (b. 1907)
1989 Highlights

About June 18, 1989

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini