On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1989

Historical Events

  • Brazil holds its 1st free presidential election in 29 years
  • George Forrest's musical "Grand Hotel" opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 1018 performances (5 Tony wins)

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Jessup, actor (Mikie-Baby Talk)
  • Ryan Jessup, actor (Mikie-Baby Talk)

Famous Deaths

  • Armando Gentilucci, Italian composer, dies at 50
1989 Highlights

About November 12, 1989

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio