On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1989

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 12 European nations agree to ban chlorofluorocarbon production by 2000

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Madonna's "Like a Prayer" premieres on worldwide Pepsi commercial

Pop Star Madonna
Pop Star
Madonna

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NY Mets stars Keith Hernandez and Darryl Strawberry famously nearly come to blows in front of reporters and TV crews at spring training

Baseball Player Darryl Strawberry
Baseball Player
Darryl Strawberry
MLB First Baseman Keith Hernandez
MLB First Baseman
Keith Hernandez
  • Tanker Exxon Houston runs aground in Hawaii, spills 117,000 gallons of oil