What Happened on May 30, 1989

Historical Events

Film & TV History

Margaret Ray pleads guilty to breaking into David Letterman's house

Famous Birthdays

  • Kevin Covais, American singer (American Idol) and actor, born in Levittown, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Claude Pepper, American politician (Rep-D-FL, 1963-89), dies at 88
  • Zinka Milanov, Croatian soprano (Ljublama Opera 1927, NY Metropolitan Opera), dies of a stroke at 83
1989 Highlights

About May 30, 1989

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Rock On (From "Dream A Little Dream") - Michael Damian
  • UK #1 Song: Ferry 'Cross The Mersey - Christians, Holly Johnson, Paul McCartney, Gerry Marsden & Stock Aitken Waterman