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1989
   BBC Sports Personality of the Year was   
Nick Faldo
Golfer
1989
   winners of the FA Cup were   
Liverpool
Liverpool 3 Everton 2 (aet)
1989
   winner of the Tour de France was   
Greg Lemond
U.S.A. 3 tour de France. 1st non European to win.
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids
   was released in   
1989
The Little Mermaid
   was released in   
1989
1989
   President of the United States was   
George H. W. Bush
1989
   Formula One World Constructors' Champion was   
McLaren
1989
   Wimbledon Men's Singles champion was   
Boris Becker
1989
   Wimbledon Ladies' Singles champion was   
Steffi Graf
1989
   Palme d'Or winner was   
Sex, Lies and Videotape
Directed by Steven Soderbergh
1989
   winner of the US Open Men's Singles was   
Boris Becker
d. Ivan Lendl 7-6 1-6 6-3 7-6
1989
   winner of the US Open Women's Singles was   
Steffi Graf
1989
   winner of the Australian Open Men's Singles was   
Ivan Lendl
1989
   winner of the Australian Open Women's Singles was   
Steffi Graf
1989
   Tony Award winner for Best Musical was   
Jerome Robbins' Broadway
1989
   Time 'Person of the Year' was   
Mikhail Gorbachev
'Man of the Decade'. Resigned as Soviet leader on Christmas Day 1991. Six years later he appared in an advert for a pizza restaurant company.
1989
   was the year   
The Berlin Wall Fell
I think it was pushed.
1989
   was the year   
The Tiananmen Square Protests Occurred
1989
   Playboy Playmate of the Year was   
Kimberley Conrad
Divorced from Hugh Hefner and mother of his sons
1989
   the winner was   
The 14th Dalai Lama
Tenzin Gyatso; Tibet, b. 1935
1989
   the winner was   
Gretchen Carlson
Anoka, Minnesota
1989
   the winner was   
Camilo José Cela
Spain, 1916-2002; "for a rich and intensive prose, which with restrained compassion forms a challenging vision of man's vulnerability"
1989
   the winner was   
Driving Miss Daisy
Directed by Bruce Beresford for Warner Bros
1989
   the winner was   
Sunday Silence
Pat Valenzuela
1989
   the winner was   
Mark Calcavecchia
At Royal Troon
1989
   winner of The Masters was   
Nick Faldo
1989
   the winners were   
Harlequins I
1989
   UEFA Champions League winners were   
AC Milan
Italy
1989
   the winner was   
Friend Of A Wounded Heart
Composed by Wayne Watson and Claire Cloninger
1989
   the winner was   
Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt
An acclaimed documentary on the people who died of AIDS and the quilt that was produced in their honour
1989
   the award was won by   
Oscar and Lucinda by Peter Carey
1989 - 1990
   the Prime Minister was   
Geoffrey Palmer
Labour. He was responsible for considerable reforms of the countrys legal and constitutional framework, such as the creation of the New Zealand Bill of Rights Act and The State Sector Act
1989
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
Tawrrific
Jockey - Shane Dye, Trainer - Lee Freedman, Owner - B. F. Avery, et al, Time - 3.17.10
Berlin Wall Falls, Communist Regimes in E. Europe Collapse, Exxon Valdez Oil Spill
   are all   
Major Events of 1989
1491 for Switzerland, 1989 for France, 1976 for the U.S.
   are all   
Bicentennial Years
1989
      
Malaysia-Singapore Points of Agreement
Treaty regarding the future of railway land owned by the Malaysian government through Malayan Railways in Singapore.
Eduardo Chillida
   created the sculpture   
Elogio Del Horizonte, 1989
1989
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
Sunday Silence
Pat Valenzuela on board -- Trainer Charlie Whittingham -- H-G-W Partners -- 1:53.80
1989
   was the year the Triple Crown was lost by   
Sunday Silence
Le Voyageur, a French horse shipped in late to the U.S., was the unknown factor going into the race and a huge factor once it started. He turned the first half mile in 47 seconds, three seconds faster than Affirmed and Alydar. Sunday Silence went after him at the head of the stretch followed by Easy Goer, which made like one of those NASCAR cars on a draft pass, sling-shotting into first.
1989
   was won by   
Bryan Westwood
For the painting 'Portrait of Elwyn Lynn'
1989 19-96
   the Australian Governor-General was   
William George Hayden
Officially addressed as His Excellency The Honourable. Awarded AC. Born Brisbane, QLD.
1989
   was won by   
San Miguel Beermen
The Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) All-Filipino Conference
1989
   was won by   
Maid of Money
Mrs. H. McCormick
Saskatchewan Roughriders
   won the Grey Cup in   
1989
Saskatchewan Roughriders defeated Hamilton Tiger-Cats 43-40 at SkyDome in Toronto, Ontario on November 26, 1989. Dave Ridgway drilled 'The Kick' through the uprights with 9 seconds left from Hamilton’s 26 yard line to give Saskatchewan its first Grey Cup championship in 23 years and defeat heavily favored Hamilton.
1989
   was won by   
Magic Johnson
January 20, 1989
   the oath was recited by   
George H. W. Bush
West Front, U.S. Capitol by William Rehnquist, Chief Justice of Supreme Court
1989 – 90
   was won by   
Rangers
Runners Up, Aberdeen
1989
   was the year   
The Berlin Wall Fell
I think it was pushed.
1989
   was the year   
The Tiananmen Square Protests Occurred
1989
   Won the award in   
"Cocktail"
Starring Tom Cruise, Bryan Brown and Elizabeth Shue.






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