On This Day

January 23, 1989 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 100s feared dead after a powerful earthquake strikes the Soviet Central Asian republic of Tajikistan
  • Challenge to "who is a Jew" law filed in Israeli Supreme Court

Deaths in History

Person of interestSalvador Dali

Salvador Dali, Spanish surrealist artist (Crucifixion), dies of heart failure at 84

Painter Salvador Dali
Salvador Dali
1989 in History