Historical Events on August 3, 1989

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 22nd San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Omni Hotel
  • 5th jockey to win 6,000 races (Jorge Valesquez)
  • Cincinnati Reds send record 20 men to bat with a record 16 hits in 1 inning as they score 14 runs in 1st inning
  • Lawrence Delisle drives his 4 kids into river

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Rickey Henderson sets AL mark of 50 steals in 9 seasons

MLB Outfielder Rickey Henderson
MLB Outfielder
Rickey Henderson