On This Day

What Happened on September 26, 1989

Historical Events

  • Last Vietnamese soldiers leave Cambodia

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Soviet Foreign Minister Eduard Shevardnadze calls for total destruction of Soviet & US chemical weapons

President of Georgia and Soviet Diplomat Eduard Shevardnadze
President of Georgia and Soviet Diplomat
Eduard Shevardnadze

Famous Birthdays

  • Emma Rigby, English actress, born in St Helens, United Kingdom

Famous Deaths

  • Arnold Shaw, American writer on popular music and composer, dies at 80
  • Pavlos Bakoyannis, Greek parliament leader, murdered in Rome
1989 Highlights

About September 26, 1989

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 10 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Libra