On This Day

What Happened on September 20, 1989

Historical Events

  • Musical "Miss Saigon," premieres in London
  • USAir overshoots runway at LaGuardia Airport in NYC, 2 people die

Famous Deaths

  • Richie Ginther, American racing driver, dies from a heart attack at 59
1989 Highlights

About September 20, 1989

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo