On This Day

What Happened on September 8, 1989

Historical Events

Baseball Record

George Brett gets his 2,500th hit

MLB Third Baseman George Brett
MLB Third Baseman
George Brett
  • Mausoleum of Beatrice of Brabant (1288) discovered in Kortrijk, Belgium
  • Norwegian Convair 580 crashes at Jutland in sea (55 murder)

Famous Birthdays

Avicii

Avicii [Tim Bergling], Swedish musician, DJ, remixer and record producer ("Levels"; "Wake Me Up"; "Sunshine"), born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 2018)

DJ and Record Producer Avicii
DJ and Record Producer
Avicii
  • Gylfi Sigurdsson, Icelandic footballer (Everton, Iceland), born in Reykjav√≠k, Iceland
  • Wiz Khalifa [Cameron Thomaz] American rapper (See You Again), born in Minot, North Dakota
1989 Highlights

About September 8, 1989

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo