On This Day

November 26, 1989 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Comores coup under Bob Benard

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

India's Congress Party led by then Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi loses the general election to an opposition front led by V. P. Singh

Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi
Indian Prime Minister
Rajiv Gandhi
  • Luis Alberto Lacalle becomes President of Uruguay
  • Rafael Callejas installed as president of Honduras

Deaths in History

  • Ahmed Abdallah, president of Comores, dies