Historical Events on September 30, 1989

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • NASA closes down tracking stations in Hawaii & Ascension

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Nolan Ryan's perfect game broken in 8th, but gets his 300th strikeout

MLB Pitching Legend Nolan Ryan
MLB Pitching Legend
Nolan Ryan
  • Senegambia separates back into Gambia & Senegal
  • Toronto Blue Jays wins AL East title
  • West German Foreign Minister Hans-Dietrich Genscher grants escaping East Germans free passage to the West in speech from West German embassy balcony in Prague