What Happened on March 22, 1989

Historical Events

  • Clint Malarchuk of the Buffalo Sabres suffers a near-fatal injury when another player accidentally slits his throat.

Sports History

Pete Rozelle announces retirement as NFL commissioner after 29 years

  • US Supreme Court upholds 1 person 1 vote rule of NYC Board of Estimate

Famous Birthdays

J. J. WattJ. J. Watt (33 years old)

American NFL player (Houston Texans), born in Waukesha, Wisconsin

1989 Highlights

About March 22, 1989

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 10 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Living Years - Mike + The Mechanics
  • UK #1 Song: Like A Prayer - Madonna