On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1989

Historical Events

  • Barry Switzer resigns as head coach of Oklahoma's football team

Sports History

Mets Dwight Gooden wins his 100th game (100-37)

Famous Deaths

  • Ad van Emmenes, Dutch soccer reporter, dies at 91
  • Hy Gardner, newspaper columnist, dies at 80
  • Isidore Feinstein Stone, author (I F Stone's Weekly), dies at 81
1989 Highlights

About June 19, 1989

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini