On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 1989

Historical Events

  • "Les Miserables" opens at Royal Alexandra Theatre Toronto
  • NY Rangers retire goalie Eddie Giacomin's #1 uniform
  • US Department of Veterans Affairs officially established as a Cabinet position

Famous Birthdays

  • Caitlin Wachs, actress (Chloe Waters-Profiler)

Famous Deaths

  • Muhammad Jameel Didi, Maldivian poet (b. 1915)
1989 Highlights

About March 15, 1989

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces