On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1989

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
1989 Highlights

About November 1, 1989

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio