April 15, 1989 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • 96 crushed to death at Hillsborough Football Stadium, Sheffield England
  • Students in Beijing pro-democracy protests
  • Then largest lottery in North America ($69M) drawn in Illinois

Deaths in History

  • Hu Yaobang, general sec of Chinese Commnist Party, dies
  • Nesuhi Erteg√ľn, American record executive (b. 1917)