On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1989

Historical Events

  • American radio broadcasters go silent for 30 seconds at 7:42 am to honor the radio industry
  • Danish parliament allows same-sex marriage
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Deaths

  • Don Revie, English footballer and soccer manager (Leeds and England), dies at 61
1989 Highlights

About May 26, 1989

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 2 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini