On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1989

Historical Events

Sports History

1st time since 1948 a player hit 6 consecutive doubles (Kirby Puckett)

  • 1st Tour de Trump bicycle race run (Atlanta)
  • Demonstration for democratic reforms in Beijing's Tiananmen square
  • Final TV episode of "Family Ties" airs on NBC with a 36 million audience
  • Moonlighting, TV Crime Drama last airs on ABC

Famous Deaths

  • Joe Primeau, Canadian NHL center (Toronto Maple Leafs), dies at 83
1989 Highlights

About May 14, 1989

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus