May 1, 1989 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 135 acre Disney's MGM studio officially opens to public
  • Price Waterhouse v. Hopkins: US Supreme Court rules employers have legal burden to prove non- discriminatory reasons for not hiring or promoting

Deaths in History

  • David Webster, South African white anti-apartheids activist, murdered
  • Sally Kirkland, fashion editor at LIFE (b. 1912)