On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1989

Historical Events

Toronto Film Festival

14th Toronto International Film Festival: "Roger & Me" directed by Michael Moore wins the People's Choice Award

  • Debbye Turner (Mont), 23, crowned 63rd Miss America 1990

Famous Weddings

Natalie Cole

American pop singer Natalie Cole (39) weds American drummer and record producer Andre Fisher; divorce 1995

Ivan Lendl

Tennis player Ivan Lendl (29) weds Samantha Frankel in Greenwich, Connecticut


1989 Highlights

About September 16, 1989

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 2 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo