What Happened on October 23, 1989

Historical Events

  • Browns' Bernie Kosar sets club record with a 97-yard TD pass

Album Release

George Harrison releases "Best of Dark Horse 1976-89" album

  • Hungary proclaims itself a republic & declares communist rule ended
  • US 62nd manned space mission STS 34 (Atlantis 5) returns from space
  • William Nicholson's "Shadowlands" premieres in London

Famous Deaths

  • Armida, Mexican-American stage, vaudeville and film actress (b. 1911)
1989 Highlights

About October 23, 1989

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 3 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Labour Day (New Zealand)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Miss You Much - Janet Jackson
  • UK #1 Song: That's What I Like - Jive Bunny and The Mastermixers