On This Day

Deaths in History in November 1989

  • Nov 2 Hermann Bengtson, German historian (Greeks Ancient Times), dies at 80
  • Nov 8 Andre Kloos, Dut trade union leader (NVV)/chairman (VARA), dies at 67
  • Nov 13 Franz Josef II, Prince of Liechtenstein (1938-89), dies at 83
  • Nov 16 Jean-Claude Malépart, Quebec politician (b. 1938)
  • Nov 17 Gus Farace, American gangster (b. 1960)
  • Nov 18 Henry de Vries, painter/poet (Toovertuin), dies
  • Nov 22 Rene Muawad, assassinated 17 days after elected president of Lebanon
  • Nov 22 C. C. Beck, American cartoonist (b. 1910)
  • Nov 23 Armand Salacrou, French playwright, dies at 90
  • Nov 24 Guus Weitzel, Dutch radio host, dies at 85
  • Nov 25 Alva R. Fitch, American World War II and Korean soldier (b. 1907)
  • Nov 25 Birago Diop, Senegalese writer and ambassador (Leurres et Lueurs), dies at 82
  • Nov 26 Ahmed Abdallah, president of Comores, dies
  • Nov 30 Alfred Herrhausen, German CEO (Deutsche Bank), murdered at 59