On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 1989

Historical Events

  • AR Gurney's play "Love Letters" premieres in NYC
  • France performs nuclear test at Mururoa atoll
  • Turgat Ozal elected president of Turkey
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Deaths

  • Conrad Beck, Swiss composer, dies at 88
1989 Highlights

About October 31, 1989

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 11 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio