April 30, 1989 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History


BeatificationBeatification

Pope John Paul II beatifies Victoire Rasoamanarivo of Madagascar

264th Pope John Paul II
264th Pope
John Paul II

Event of interestEvent of Interest

World Wide Web (WWW) is first launched in the public domain by CERN scientist Tim Berners-Lee

Computer scientist Tim Berners-Lee
Computer scientist
Tim Berners-Lee

Deaths in History

  • Sergio Leone, Italian director (Good, Bad & Ugly), dies at 60
  • Yi, Bang-ja, Crown Princess of Korea (b. 1901)