On This Day

What Happened on September 2, 1989

Historical Events

Historic Event

Reverend Al Sharpton leads a civil rights march through Bensonhurst, Brooklyn

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexandre Pato, Brazilian footballer
  • Ishmeet Singh Sodhi, Indian Playback Singer (d. 2008)

Famous Weddings

Sam Neill

Actor Sam Neill (41) weds actress Noriko Watanabe (24)

Michael Jordan

NBA basketball star Michael Jordan (26) weds Juanita Vanoy (30) at the Little White Chapel in Las Vegas

1989 Highlights

About September 2, 1989

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 32 years and 3 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo