On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 1989

Famous Divorces

Darryl Strawberry

Lisa Strawberry files for divorce from husband and MLB player Darryl Strawberry (they eventually divorce 1993)

1989 Highlights

About May 18, 1989

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 2 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Forever Your Girl - Paula Abdul
  • UK #1 Song: Ferry 'Cross The Mersey - Christians, Holly Johnson, Paul McCartney, Gerry Marsden & Stock Aitken Waterman