Historical Events on June 4, 1989

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 2nd Children's Miracle Network Telethon raises $770,000
  • 43rd Tony Awards: Heidi Chronicles & Jerome Robbin's Broadway win
  • Beijing policeman shoots & wounds Chinese priemer Li Ping
  • Eastern Europe's 1st partial free elections in 40 years held in Poland, Solidarity Party comes to power
  • Gas explodes near 2 passenger trains in USSR, kills 100s
  • Largest parade in Bronx history honors 350th anniversary

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Patty Sheehan wins LPGA Rochester Golf International

LPGA Golfer Patty Sheehan
LPGA Golfer
Patty Sheehan
  • Red Sox lead Blue Jays 10-0 in 7th, but lose 12-11 in 12 for Blue Jays 12th consecutive victory at Fenway
  • Tiananmen Square Massacre: Chinese troops clear the square of student protesters, unofficial figures place death toll near 1,000