On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1989

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Les Miserables" opens at Curran Theatre, San Francisco
  • Despite 107 from Desmond Haynes, Saleem Malik with 71 leads Pakistan to 4 wicket win v West Indies in cricket's Nehru Cup Final in Kolkata, India
  • Scandinavian Airlines System bans smoking on many flights

Famous Deaths

  • Louis Barron, American composer (electronic music), dies at 69