On This Day

What Happened on November 23, 1989

Historical Events

  • Pilots Union give up sympathy strike against Eastern Airlines

Event of interestEvent of Interest

The "Bounty Bowl": Philadelphia Eagles defeat Dallas Cowboys 27-0 at Thanksgiving in an ill-tempered game, after which Cowboys coach Jimmy Johnson accuses Eagles coach Buddy Ryan of placing bounties on players

NFL Head Coach Jimmy Johnson
NFL Head Coach
Jimmy Johnson
  • Xenophon Zolotas is sworn in as premier of Greece

Famous Deaths

  • Armand Salacrou, French playwright, dies at 90
1989 Highlights

About November 23, 1989

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Thanksgiving (United States)

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius