On This Day

What Happened on September 15, 1989

Historical Events

  • The U.S. Congress recognizes Terry Anderson's continued captivity in Beirut.

Famous Deaths

  • Harry Cave, New Zealand cricketer (New Zealand captain 1955-56), dies at 66
  • Robert Penn Warren, American poet and novelist (All the King's Men, Pulitzer 1946), dies at 84
1989 Highlights

About September 15, 1989

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 1 month and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo