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Died on Sunday January 1, 1989



Born on January 1

Died on January 1

Names that were popular for boys in 1989
  1. Thomas
  2. Jan
  3. Robert
  4. Michael
  5. Mark
  6. Niels
  7. Jeroen
  8. Kevin
  9. Patrick
  10. Peter
  11. Robin
  12. Nick
  13. David
  14. Johannes
  15. Sander
  16. Tim
Names that were popular for girls in 1989
  1. Kim
  2. Maria
  3. Laura
  4. Linda
  5. Sanne
  6. Jessica
  7. Chantal
  8. Anne
  9. Lisanne
  10. Anna
  11. Johanna
  12. Stephanie
  13. Sarah
  14. Samantha
  15. Charlotte
  16. Nicole

Source: Wikipedia Historical events 1989
  • Koningin Beatrix (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from April 30, 1980 till April 30, 2013 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from Tuesday, November 4, 1986 to Tuesday, November 7, 1989 the cabinet Lubbers II, with Drs. R.F.M. Lubbers (CDA) as prime minister.
  • In The Netherlands , there was from Tuesday, November 7, 1989 to Monday, August 22, 1994 the cabinet Lubbers III, with Drs. R.F.M. Lubbers (CDA) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 14.8 million citizens.
  • January 4 » Second Gulf of Sidra incident: A pair of Libyan MiG-23 "Floggers" are shot down by a pair of US Navy F-14 Tomcats during an air-to-air confrontation.
  • January 8 » Kegworth air disaster: British Midland Flight 92, a Boeing 737-400, crashes into the M1 motorway, killing 47 of the 126 people on board.
  • April 1 » Margaret Thatcher's new local government tax, the Community Charge (commonly known as the "poll tax"), is introduced in Scotland.
  • August 25 » Voyager 2 spacecraft makes its closest approach to Neptune, the second to last planet in the Solar System at the time.
  • September 4 » In Leipzig, East Germany, the first of weekly demonstration for the legalisation of opposition groups and democratic reforms takes place.
  • November 9 » Cold War: Fall of the Berlin Wall: East Germany opens checkpoints in the Berlin Wall, allowing its citizens to travel to West Berlin.
Weather January 1, 1989

The temperature on January 1, 1989 was between 5.5 °C and 8.6 °C and averaged 7.3 °C. The almost completely overcast was. The average windspeed was 1 Bft (weak wind) and was prevailing from the west-northwest.

Source: KNMI