On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 1989

Historical Events

  • US marshals & FCC seize pirate radio station WJPL in Brooklyn

Famous Birthdays

  • Jozy Altidore, American footballer, born in Livingston, New Jersey

Famous Deaths

  • Dickie Goodman, American parody singer (Flying Saucer), dies at 55
  • Yusaku Matsuda, Japanese actor (Detective Story), dies of cancer at 40
1989 Highlights

About November 6, 1989

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio