On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1989

Historical Events

Music City News Awards

23rd Music City News Country Awards: Ricky Van Shelton & Randy Travis win

  • Billy Smith, last original NY Islander, retires
  • Paul McCartney releases "Flowers in the Dirt", his eighth solo studio album, featuring the Elvis Costello collaboration "My Brave Face"
  • Toronto Blue Jays Skydome stadium opens, Milwaukee Brewers win 5-3
1989 Highlights

About June 5, 1989

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: June Bank Holiday (Ireland), Queen's Birthday (New Zealand)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini