What Happened on November 4, 1989

Historical Events

  • Alexanderplatz demonstrations for political reforms draw over half a million people in East Berlin, significant event that led to the fall of the Berlin Wall
  • Breeders' Cup Horse Racing, Gulfstream Park; winners: Bayakoa, Dancing Spree, Go for Wand, Prized, Rhythm, Steinlen, Sunday Silence
  • First NBA game at Orlando Arena, Orlando Magic loses to NJ Nets, 111-106
  • Rene Muawad elected president of Lebanon
  • The congress of the Solidarity Party is inaugurated in Sweden. The congress decides, contrary to the proposal of the central committee, not to disband the party.
1989 Highlights

About November 4, 1989

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 2 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Listen To Your Heart - Roxette
  • UK #1 Song: That's What I Like - Jive Bunny and The Mastermixers