On This Day

What Happened on March 20, 1989

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Baseball announces Reds manager Pete Rose is under investigation

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose
  • Richard J Kerr replaces Robert M Gates as deputy director of CIA

Famous Birthdays

  • Tamim Iqbal, Bangladeshi cricketer

Famous Deaths

  • Alan Gifford [John Lennox], American actor (Time Lock, 2001: A Space Odyssey), dies at 78
  • Archie Bleyer, American orchestra leader (Arthur Godfrey), dies at 79
1989 Highlights

About March 20, 1989

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces