Years 1980-1989

Years 1980-1989 Events and photos of Years 1980-1989 ( View the year: 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 )

19 September 1980
Iraqi troops hold 90 square miles of Iran after invasion; 8-year Search with google:Iran-Iraq WarIran-Iraq War begins
1980
Search with google:John LennonJohn Lennon of the Beatles shot dead in New York City
1980
Search with google:Ted TurnerTed Turner launches Search with google:CNNCNN, the first all-news network
1980 November
Search with google:Voyager IVoyager I reaches Saturn, returning data on its 14 moons as well as its more than 1,000 rings
25 April 1980
Eight US servicemen are killed and five are injured as helicopter and cargo plane collide in abortive desert raid to rescue American hostages in Teheran
29 January 1980
Six US embassy aides escape from Iran with Canadian help
4 November 1980
Search with google:Ronald ReaganRonald Reagan elected president in Republican sweep
7 April 1980
US breaks diplomatic ties with Iran
1980
Italy, Algeria, Al Asnam - 4.500 deads - magnitudo 7,3
23 November 1980
Italy, Irpinia e Basilicata, 6.9 Richter (2.914 deads)
1980
Nobel Prizes Chemistry: Search with google:Paul BergPaul Berg, per i suoi fondamentali studi sulla biochimica degli acidi nucleici, in particolare il DNA ricombinante
1980
Nobel Prizes Physiology or Medicine: Search with google:Baruj BenacerrafBaruj Benacerraf, Search with google:Jean DaussetJean Dausset, Search with google:George SnellGeorge Snell
1980
Nobel Prizes Peace: Search with google:Adolfo PÚrez EsquivelAdolfo PÚrez Esquivel
1980
Nobel Prizes Economy: Search with google:Lawrence R. KleinLawrence R. Klein
1980
Nobel Prizes Literature: Search with google:Czeslaw MiloszCzeslaw Milosz
1980
Nobel Prizes Physics: Search with google:James W. CroninJames W. Cronin, Search with google:Val L. FitchVal L. Fitch
1980
Nobel Prizes Chemistry: Search with google:Walter GilbertWalter Gilbert, Search with google:Frederick SangerFrederick Sanger, per il loro contributo alla determinazione della sequenza base negli acidi nucleici
1980
Academy Award Best Director: Robert Redford, Ordinary People
1980
Academy Award Best Actor: Robert De Niro, Raging Bull
1980
Academy Award Best Supporting Actor: Timothy Hutton, Ordinary People
1980
Academy Award Best Supporting Actress: Mary Steenburgen, Melvin and Howard
1980
Academy Award Best Actress: Sissy Spacek, Coal Miner's Daughter
1980
Academy Award Best Original Screenplay:
1980
53 Academy Award Best Picture: Ordinary People
1980
SUMMER OLYMPICS, Summer Olympics XXII: Moscow (Russia)
1980
NBA, Basketball NBA Championship: Los Angeles Lakers d. Philadelphia 76ers (4-2)
1980
Football XXIV Super Bowl: Pittsburgh Steelers d. Los Angeles Rams (31-19)
1980
Tennis Wimbledon Women: Evonne Cawley d. C. Evert Lloyd (6-1 7-6)
1980
Tennis Wimbledon Men: Bjorn Borg d. J. McEnroe (1-6 7-5 6-3 6-7 8-6)
1980
Baseball World Series: Philadelphia Phillies (NL) 4-2 Kansas City Royals (AL)
1980
WINTER OLYMPICS, Winter Olympics XIII: Search with google:Lake PlacidLake Placid, United States
1980
UEFA Champions League, UEFA Champions League: Nottingham Forest (England)
14 December 1981
Israel annexes the disputed Search with google:Golan HeightsGolan Heights territory
14 May 1981
Search with google:Pope John Paul IIPope John Paul II wounded by gunman
1981
Search with google:AIDSAIDS is first identified
1981
Search with google:IBMIBM introduces its first personal computer, running the Search with google:Microsoft Disk Operating SystemMicrosoft Disk Operating System (MS-DOS)
1981
The 236-m.p.h. Search with google:TGVTGV, Europe's first high-speed passenger train, begins operating out of Lyons, France
20 January 1981
Search with google:Ronald ReaganRonald Reagan takes oath as 40th President
20 January 1981
US-Iran agreement frees 52 hostages held in Search with google:TeheranTeheran since 1979; hostages welcomed back in USA (January 25)
30 March 1981
Search with google:President ReaganPresident Reagan wounded by gunman, with press secretary and two law-enforcement officers
6 October 1981
Egyptian president Search with google:Anwar el-SadatAnwar el-Sadat is assassinated by Islamic extremists during a military parade in Cairo
7 July 1981
Search with google:ReaganReagan nominates Judge Sandra Day O'Connor, 51, of Arizona, as first woman on USA Supreme Court
1977-1981
Search with google:Jimmy CarterJimmy Carter (October 01, 1924). 39° President , Democratic
1981-1989
Search with google:Ronald ReaganRonald Reagan (February 06, 1911-Jun 05, 2004). 40° President , Repubblican
1981
Nobel Prizes Physics: Search with google:Nicolaas BloembergenNicolaas Bloembergen, Search with google:Arthur L. SchawlowArthur L. Schawlow, Search with google:Kai M. SiegbahnKai M. Siegbahn
1981
Nobel Prizes Literature: Search with google:Elias CanettiElias Canetti
1981
Nobel Prizes Chemistry: Search with google:Kenichi FukuiKenichi Fukui, Search with google:Roald HoffmannRoald Hoffmann, per le loro teorie, sviluppate indipendentemente l'uno dall'altro, sui meccanismi delle reazioni chimiche
1981
Nobel Prizes Economy: Search with google:James TobinJames Tobin
1981
Nobel Prizes Peace: Search with google:United Nations High Commissioner for RefugeesUnited Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (Search with google:UNHCRUNHCR)
1981
Nobel Prizes Physiology or Medicine: Search with google:David H. HubelDavid H. Hubel, Search with google:Roger W. SperryRoger W. Sperry, Search with google:Torsten N. WieselTorsten N. Wiesel
1981
54 Academy Award Best Picture: Chariots of Fire
1981
Academy Award Best Supporting Actress: Maureen Stapleton, Reds
1981
Academy Award Best Original Screenplay:
1981
Academy Award Best Actor: Henry Fonda, On Golden Pond
1981
Academy Award Best Actress: Katharine Hepburn, On Golden Pond
1981
Academy Award Best Supporting Actor: John Gielgud, Arthur
1981
Academy Award Best Director: Warren Beatty, Reds
1981
Tennis Wimbledon Men: John McEnroe d. B. Borg (4-6 7-6 7-6 6-4)
1981
Tennis Wimbledon Women: Chris Evert Lloyd d. H. Mandlikova (6-2 6-2)
1981
NBA, BasketBall NBA Championship: Boston Celtics d. Houston (4-2)
1981
Baseball World Series: Los Angeles Dodgers (NL) 4-2 New York Yankees (AL)
1981
Football XXV Super Bowl: Oakland d. Philadelphia (27-10)
1981
UEFA Champions League, UEFA Champions League: Liverpool FC (England)
10 November 1982
Leonid I. Brezhnev, Soviet leader, dies at 75. Yuri V. Andropov, 68, chosen as successor at November 15
14 September 1982
Princess Grace, 52, dies of injuries when car plunges off mountain road; daughter Stephanie, 17, suffers serious injuries
15 September 1982
Lebanese Christian Phalangists kill hundreds of people in two Palestinian refugee camps in West Beirut
16 November 1982
The space shuttle Columbia makes its first mission, deploying two communications satellites
1982
Cats opens on Search with google:BroadwayBroadway. Becomes Broadway's longest-running play
1982
A permanent artificial heart is implanted in a human for first time in Dr. Barney B. Clark, 61, at University of Utah Medical Center in Salt Lake City (December 2
1982
Washington University in St. Louis develops the Flavr Savr tomato, the first genetically-engineered plant approved for sale
1982
Michael Jackson releases Thriller, which sells more than 25 million copies, becoming the biggest-selling album in history
1982
Search with google:John BelushiJohn Belushi dies of a drug overdose at age 33
2 April 1982 -June 15
British overcome Argentina in Falklands war
4 June 1982
Israel invades Lebanon in attack on PLO
1982
Yemen, 2.800 deads - magnitudo 6
1982
Nobel Prizes Economy: Search with google:George StiglerGeorge Stigler
1982
Nobel Prizes Peace: Search with google:Alva MyrdalAlva Myrdal, Search with google:Alfonso Garcia RoblesAlfonso Garcia Robles
1982
Nobel Prizes Physiology or Medicine: Search with google:Sune K. BergstroemSune K. Bergstroem, Search with google:Bengt I. SamuelssonBengt I. Samuelsson, Search with google:John R. VaneJohn R. Vane
1982
Nobel Prizes Chemistry: Search with google:Aaron KlugAaron Klug, per lo sviluppo del microscopio elettronico cristallografico e il suo chiarimento sulla struttura biologica della proteina acido nucleica complessa
1982
Nobel Prizes Physics: Search with google:Kenneth G. WilsonKenneth G. Wilson
1982
Nobel Prizes Literature: Search with google:Gabriel Garcia MarquezGabriel Garcia Marquez
1982
55 Academy Award Best Picture: Gandhi
1982
Academy Award Best Director: Richard Attenborough, Gandhi
1982
Academy Award Best Actor: Ben Kingsley, Gandhi
1982
Academy Award Best Actress: Meryl Streep, Sophie's Choice
1982
Academy Award Best Supporting Actor: Louis Gossett Jr., An Officer and a Gentleman
1982
Academy Award Best Supporting Actress: Jessica Lange, Tootsie
1982
Academy Award Best Original Screenplay:
1982
Tennis Wimbledon Men: Jimmy Connors d. J. McEnroe (3-6 6-3 6-7 7-6 6-4)
1982
UEFA_Champions_League, Soccer World Cup: Italy d. W. Germany (3-1) in Spain
1982
Tennis Wimbledon Women: Martina Navratilova d. C. Evert Lloyd (6-1 3-6 6-2)
1982
NBA, Basketball NBA Championship: Los Angeles Lakers d. Philadelphia 76ers (4-2)
1982
Baseball World Series: St. Louis Cardinals (NL) 4-3 Milwaukee Brewers (AL)
1982
Football XXVI Super Bowl: San Francisco d. Cincinnati Bengals (26-21)
1982
UEFA Champions League, UEFA Champions League: Aston Villa (England)
18 June 1983
Search with google:Sally K. RideSally K. Ride, 32, first USA woman astronaut in space as a crew member aboard space shuttle Challenger
1983
With the introduction of noise-free compact discs, the vinyl record begins a steep decline
1983
Search with google:CrackCrack cocaine is developed in the Bahamas, and soon appears in the United States
1983
The FCC authorizes Search with google:MotorolaMotorola to begin testing cellular phone service in Chicago
1983
The Search with google:El NiñoEl Niño phenomenon disrupts global weather patterns
21 August 1983
Search with google:Benigno S. Aquino, Jr.Benigno S. Aquino, Jr., 50, political rival of Philippines President Ferdinand Marcos, is assassinated in Manila
23 October 1983
Terrorist explosion kills 237 USA Marines in Beirut
25 Janary 1983
Search with google:Pope John Paul IIPope John Paul II signs new Roman Catholic code incorporating changes brought about by Second Vatican Council
25 October 1983
US invades Search with google:GrenadaGrenada
30 August 1983
South Korean Boeing 747 jetliner bound for Seoul apparently strays into Soviet airspace and is shot down by a Soviet SU-15 fighter after it had tracked the airliner for two hours; all 269 aboard are killed
4 April 1983
Second space shuttle, Search with google:ChallengerChallenger, makes successful maiden voyage, which includes the first USA space walk in nine years
1983
Japan, Honshu - 81 deads - magnitudo 7,7
1983
Colombia, 250 deads - magnitudo 5,5
1983
Turkey, 1.300 deads - magnitudo 7,1
1983
Nobel Prizes Physics: Search with google:Subrahmanyan ChandrasekharSubrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, Search with google:William A. FowlerWilliam A. Fowler
1983
Nobel Prizes Literature: Search with google:William GoldingWilliam Golding
1983
Nobel Prizes Chemistry: Search with google:Henry TaubeHenry Taube, per il suo lavoro sui meccanismi delle reazioni di trasferimento degli elettroni, specificamente nei complessi metallici
1983
Nobel Prizes Physiology or Medicine: Search with google:Barbara McClintockBarbara McClintock
1983
Nobel Prizes Peace: Search with google:Lech WalesaLech Walesa
1983
Nobel Prizes Economy: Search with google:Gerard DebreuGerard Debreu
1983
56 Academy Award Best Picture: Terms of Endearment
1983
Academy Award Best Actor: Robert Duvall, Tender Mercies
1983
Academy Award Best Actress: Shirley MacLaine, Terms of Endearment
1983
Academy Award Best Supporting Actor: Jack Nicholson, Terms of Endearment
1983
Academy Award Best Supporting Actress: Linda Hunt, The Year of Living Dangerously
1983
Academy Award Best Original Screenplay:
1983
Academy Award Best Director: James L. Brooks, Terms of Endearment
1983
Football XXVII Super Bowl: Washington Redskins d. Miami Dolphins (27-17)
1983
UEFA Champions League, UEFA Champions League: Hamburg (West Germany)
1983
Tennis Wimbledon Women: Martina Navratilova d. A. Jaeger (6-0 6-3)
1983
Baseball World Series: Baltimore Orioles (AL) 4-1 Philadelphia Phillies (NL)
1983
NBA, Basketball NBA Championship: Philadelphia 76ers d. Los Angeles Lakers (4-0)
1983
Tennis Wimbledon Men: John McEnroe d. C. Lewis (6-2 6-2 6-2)
1 January 1984
France gets first deliveries of Soviet natural gas
1 January 1984
Bell System broken up
10 April 1984
Congress rebukes President Reagan on use of federal funds for mining Nicaraguan harbors
10 January 1984
USA and Vatican exchange diplomats after 116-year hiatus
10 January 1984
US and Vatican exchange diplomats after 116-year hiatus
11 May 1984
José Napoleón Duarte, moderate, elected president of El Salvador
11 May 1984
Search with google:José Napoleón DuarteJosé Napoleón Duarte, moderate, elected president of El Salvador
16-19 July 1984
Thirty-ninth Democratic National Convention, in San Francisco, nominates Walter F. Mondale and Geraldine A. Ferraro
18 February 1984
Italy and Vatican agree to end Roman Catholicism as state religion
18 February 1984
Italy and Vatican agree to end Roman Catholicism as state religion
1984
Search with google:AppleApple introduces the user-friendly Search with google:MacintoshMacintosh personal computer
20-25 August 1984
Thirty-third Republican National Convention, at Dallas, renominates President Reagan and Vice President Bush
3 December 1984
Toxic gas leaks from Union Carbide plant in Bhopal, India, killing 2,000 and injuring 150,000
3 December 1984
Toxic gas leaks from Search with google:Union CarbideUnion Carbide plant in Search with google:BhopalBhopal, India, killing 2,000 and injuring 150,000
3 January 1984
Search with google:SyriaSyria frees captured USA Navy pilot, Lieut. Search with google:Robert C. Goodman, JrRobert C. Goodman, Jr.
3 January 1984
Syria frees captured USA Navy pilot, Lieut. Robert C. Goodman, Jr.
30 March 1984
Reagan ends USA role in Search with google:BeirutBeirut by relieving Sixth Fleet from peacekeeping force
31 October 1984
Indian Prime Minister Search with google:Indira GandhiIndira Gandhi assassinated by two Sikh bodyguards; 1,000 killed in anti-Sikh riots; son Rajiv succeeds her
31 October 1984
Indian prime minister Indira Gandhi assassinated by two Sikh bodyguards; 1,000 killed in anti-Sikh riots; son Rajiv succeeds her
4 September 1984
Brian Mulroney and Conservative party win Canadian election in landslide
6 June 1984
Three hundred slain as Indian Army occupies Sikh Golden Temple in Amritsar
6 June 1984
Three hundred slain as Indian Army occupies Search with google:Sikh Golden TempleSikh Golden Temple in Search with google:AmritsarAmritsar
6 November 1984
President Reagan re-elected in landslide with 59% of vote
7 February 1984
Reagan orders USA Marines withdrawn from Beirut international peacekeeping force
7 February 1984
Search with google:ReaganReagan orders USA Marines withdrawn from Beirut international peacekeeping force
7 May 1984
Soviet Union withdraws from summer Olympic games in US, and other bloc nations follow
7 May et seq. 1984
Soviet Union withdraws from summer Olympic games in U.S., and other bloc nations follow
7 November 1984
Search with google:President ReaganPresident Reagan re-elected in landslide with 59% of vote
9 February 1984
Search with google:Yuri V. AndropovYuri V. Andropov dies at 69; Search with google:Konstantin U. ChernenkoKonstantin U. Chernenko, 72, named Soviet Union leader
9 February 1984
Search with google:Yuri V. AndropovYuri V. Andropov dies at 69; Search with google:Konstantin U. ChernenkoKonstantin U. Chernenko, 72, named Soviet leader
1984
Nobel Prizes Economy: Search with google:Richard StoneRichard Stone
1984
Nobel Prizes Literature: Search with google:Jaroslav SeifertJaroslav Seifert
1984
Nobel Prizes Chemistry: Search with google:Robert Bruce MerrifieldRobert Bruce Merrifield, per lo sviluppo della metodologia di sintesi chimica su una matrice solida
1984
Nobel Prizes Physics: Search with google:Simon Van Der MeerSimon Van Der Meer, Search with google:Carlo RubbiaCarlo Rubbia
1984
Nobel Prizes Peace: Search with google:Desmond Mpilo TutuDesmond Mpilo Tutu
1984
Nobel Prizes Physiology or Medicine: Search with google:Niels K. JerneNiels K. Jerne, $Georges K'hler$, Search with google:Cesar MilsteinCesar Milstein
1984
Academy Award Best Supporting Actor: Haing S. Ngor, The Killing Fields
1984
57 Academy Award Best Picture: Amadeus
1984
Academy Award Best Actress: Sally Field, Places in the Heart
1984
Academy Award Best Supporting Actress: Peggy Ashcroft, A Passage to India
1984
Academy Award Best Original Screenplay:
1984
Academy Award Best Actor: F. Murray Abraham, Amadeus
1984
Academy Award Best Director: Milos Forman, Amadeus
1984
Tennis Wimbledon Women: Martina Navratilova d. C. Evert Lloyd (7-6 6-2)
1984
Football XXVIII Super Bowl: Los Angeles Raiders d. Washington Redskins(38-9)
1984
Baseball World Series: Detroit Tigers (AL) 4-1 San Diego Padres (NL)
1984
Tennis Wimbledon Men: John McEnroe d. J. Connors (6-1 6-1 6-2)
1984
WINTER OLYMPICS, Winter Olympics XIV: Search with google:SarajevoSarajevo, Yugoslavia
1984
NBA, Basketball NBA Championship: Boston Celtics d. Los Angeles Lakers (4-3)
1984
SUMMER OLYMPICS, Summer Olympics XXIII: Los Angeles (USA)
1984
UEFA Champions League, UEFA Champions League: Liverpool FC (England)
11 March 1985
USSR leader Search with google:ChernenkoChernenko dies at 73 and is replaced by Search with google:Mikhail GorbachevMikhail Gorbachev, 54
14 June 1985
Two Shi'ite Muslim gunmen capture TWA airliner with 133 aboard, 104 of them Americans
19 November 1985
Search with google:ReaganReagan and Search with google:GorbachevGorbachev meet at summit
1985
Rock Hudson dies of AIDS at age 59. He's the first major star to fall victim to the disease.
1985
British scientists report the opening of an enormous hole in the earth's ozone layer over Antarctica.
20 February 1985
Prime Minister Search with google:Margaret ThatcherMargaret Thatcher addresses Congress, endorsing Reagan's policies
20 January 1985
Search with google:Ronald ReaganRonald Reagan, 73, takes oath for second term as 40th president
23 November 1985
Terrorists seize Egyptian Boeing 737 airliner after takeoff from Athens
24 November 1985
59 dead as Egyptian forces storm plane on Malta
30 June 1985
39 remaining hostages freed in Search with google:BeirutBeirut
7 October 1985
P.L.O. terrorists hijack Search with google:Achille LauroAchille Lauro, Italian cruise ship, with 80 passengers, plus crew. American, Search with google:Leon KlinghofferLeon Klinghoffer, killed
1985
Cile, 146 deads - magnitudo 7,8
September 1985 19
Mexico, 10.000 deads a Città del Messico - 8.0
1985
Nobel Prizes Economy: Search with google:Franco ModiglianiFranco Modigliani
1985
Nobel Prizes Peace: Search with google:International Physicians For The Prevention Of Nuclear WarInternational Physicians For The Prevention Of Nuclear War
1985
Nobel Prizes Physiology or Medicine: Search with google:Michael S. BrownMichael S. Brown, Search with google:Joseph L. GoldsteinJoseph L. Goldstein
1985
Nobel Prizes Chemistry: Search with google:Herbert A. HauptmanHerbert A. Hauptman, Search with google:Jerome KarleJerome Karle, per i loro successi nello sviluppo dei metodi diretti per la determinazione delle strutture dei cristalli
1985
Nobel Prizes Physics: Search with google:Klaus von KlitzingKlaus von Klitzing
1985
Nobel Prizes Literature: Search with google:Claude SimonClaude Simon
1985
58 Academy Award Best Picture: Out of Africa
1985
Academy Award Best Director: Sydney Pollack, Out of Africa
1985
Academy Award Best Actor: William Hurt, Kiss of the Spider Woman
1985
Academy Award Best Actress: Geraldine Page, The Trip to Bountiful
1985
Academy Award Best Supporting Actor: Don Ameche, Cocoon
1985
Academy Award Best Supporting Actress: Anjelica Huston, Prizzi's Honor
1985
Academy Award Best Original Screenplay:
1985
Baseball World Series: Kansas City Royals (AL) 4-3 St. Louis Cardinals (NL)
1985
UEFA Champions League, UEFA Champions League: Juventus FC (Italy)
1985
Tennis Wimbledon Men: Boris Becker d. K. Curren (6-3 6-7 7-6 6-4)
1985
NBA, Basketball NBA Championship: Los Angeles Lakers d. Boston Celtics (4-2)
1985
Football XIX Super Bowl: San Francisco 49ers d. Miami Dolphins (38-16)
1985
Tennis Wimbledon Women: Martina Navratilova d. C. Evert Lloyd (4-6 6-3 6-2)
1 January 1986
Spain and Portugal join European Economic Community
10 April 1986
Halley's comet yields information on return visit
11 June 1986
Supreme Court reaffirms abortion rights
14 April 1986
US planes attack Libyan 'terrorist centers'
14 April 1986
Desmond Tutu elected archbishop in South Africa
14 August 1986
Senate Judiciary Committee approves William H. Rehnquist as chief justice of USA
14 January 1986
Supreme Court bars racial bias in trial jury selection
15 August 1986
House votes arms appropriations bill rejecting administration's 'Star Wars' policy
17 October 1986
USA Congress approves immigration bill barring hiring of illegal aliens, with amnesty provision
19 November 1986
Reagan denies exchanging arms for hostages and halts arms sales
22 March 1986
Union Carbide agrees to settlement with victims of Bhopal gas leak in India
22 October 1986
Reagan signs $11.7-billion budget reduction measure (October 21). He approves sweeping revision of USA tax code
24 July 1986
Jerry A. Whitworth, ex-Navy radioman, convicted as spy
25 November 1986
diversion of funds from arms sales to Nicaraguan Contras revealed
26 April 1986 et seq.
Major nuclear accident at Soviet Union's Chernobyl power station alarms world
26 February 1986
President Marcos flees Philippines after ruling 20 years, as newly elected Search with google:Corazon AquinoCorazon Aquino succeeds him
26 January 1986
Voyager 2 spacecraft reports secrets of Uranus
26 July 1986
he is also part of Walker family spy ring. Muslim captors release Rev. Lawrence Martin Jenco
27 June 1986
World Court rules USA broke international law in mining Nicaraguan waters
28 February 1986
Prime Minister Olof Palme of Sweden shot dead
28 January 1986
Space shuttle Challenger explodes after launch at Search with google:Cape CanaveralCape Canaveral, Fla., killing all seven aboard
29 August 1986
Three Lutheran church groups in USA set to merge
29 September 1986 and October 2
Congress overrides Reagan veto of stiff sanctions against South Africa
3 March 1986
Austrian president Kurt Waldheim's service as Nazi army officer revealed
4 June 1986
Ex-Navy analyst, Jonathan Jay Pollard, 31, guilty as spy for Israel
4 November 1986
Democrats triumph in elections, gaining eight seats to win Senate majority
6 November 1986 et seq.
Secret initiative to send arms to Iran revealed
7 February 1986
Search with google:HaitiHaiti president Jean-Claude Duvalier flees to France
7 July 1986
Supreme Court voids automatic provisions of budget-balancing law
8 January 1986
President freezes Libyan assets in USA
1986
Nobel Prizes Physiology or Medicine: Search with google:Stanley CohenStanley Cohen, Search with google:Rita Levi-MontalciniRita Levi-Montalcini
1986
Nobel Prizes Chemistry: Search with google:Dudley R. HerschbachDudley R. Herschbach, Search with google:Yuan T. LeeYuan T. Lee, Search with google:John C. PolanyiJohn C. Polanyi, per i loro contributi alle dinamiche dei processi chimici elementari
1986
Nobel Prizes Literature: Search with google:Wole SoyinkaWole Soyinka
1986
Nobel Prizes Physics: Search with google:Gerd BinnigGerd Binnig, Search with google:Heinrich RohrerHeinrich Rohrer, Search with google:Ernst RuskaErnst Ruska
1986
Nobel Prizes Peace: Search with google:Elie WieselElie Wiesel
1986
Nobel Prizes Economy: Search with google:James M. BuchananJames M. Buchanan
1986
Academy Award Best Actor: Paul Newman, The Color of Money
1986
Academy Award Best Original Screenplay:
1986
Academy Award Best Supporting Actress: Dianne Wiest, Hannah and Her Sisters
1986
Academy Award Best Supporting Actor: Michael Caine, Hannah and Her Sisters
1986
Academy Award Best Director: Oliver Stone, Platoon
1986
Academy Award Best Actress: Marlee Matlin, Children of a Lesser God
1986
59 Academy Award Best Picture: Platoon
1986
UEFA_Champions_League, Soccer World Cup: Argentina d. Germany (3-2) in Mexico
1986
Tennis Wimbledon Men: Boris Becker d. Ivan Lendl (6-4, 6-3, 7-5)
1986
UEFA Champions League, UEFA Champions League: Steaua Bucarest (Romania)
1986
Football XX Super Bowl: Chicago Bears b. New England Patriots (46-10)
1986
Baseball World Series: New York Mets (NL) 4-3 Boston Red Sox (AL)
1986
NBA, Basketball NBA Championship: Houston Rockets d. Boston Celtics (4-2)
1986
Tennis Wimbledon Women: Martina Navratilova d. Hana Mandlíková (7-6(7-1), 6-3)
1 October 1987
Severe earthquake strikes Los Angeles, leaving 100 injured and six dead
11 June 1987
Prime Minister Thatcher wins rare third term in Britain
12 August 1987
Reagan says Iran-Contra arms policy went astray and accepts responsibility
15-22 July 1987
Admiral John M. Poindexter, former National Security Adviser, testifies he authorized use of Iran arms sale profits to aid Contras
17 May 1987
Iraqi missiles kill 37 in attack on USA frigate Stark in Persian Gulf
18 May 1987
Iraqi president apologizes
20 January 1987
William Buckley, USA hostage in Lebanon, reported slain
23 October 1987
Senate, 58-42, rejects Robert H. Bork as Supreme Court justice
23-24 July 1987
Secretary of State George P. Shultz testifies he was deceived repeatedly on Iran-Contra affair
26 June 1987
Supreme Court justice Lewis F. Powell, Jr., retires
31 July 1987,August 3
Defense Secretary Caspar W. Weinberger tells inquiry of official deception and intrigue
4 July 1987
Klaus Barbie, 73, Gestapo wartime chief in Lyon, sentenced to life by French court for war crimes
4 May 1987
Supreme Court rules Rotary Clubs must admit women
7-10 July 1987
Oliver North, Jr., tells congressional inquiry higher officials approved his secret Iran-Contra operations
1987
ECUADOR, 4.000 deads - magnitudo 7,3
1987
Nobel Prizes Literature: Search with google:Joseph BrodskyJoseph Brodsky
1987
Nobel Prizes Peace: Search with google:Oscar Arias SanchezOscar Arias Sanchez
1987
Nobel Prizes Physiology or Medicine: Search with google:Susumu TonegawaSusumu Tonegawa
1987
Nobel Prizes Physics: Search with google:Georg BednorzGeorg Bednorz, Search with google:Karl Alexander MüllerKarl Alexander Müller
1987
Nobel Prizes Economy: Search with google:Robert M. SolowRobert M. Solow
1987
Nobel Prizes Chemistry: Search with google:Donald J. CramDonald J. Cram, Search with google:Jean-Marie LehnJean-Marie Lehn, Search with google:Charles J. PedersenCharles J. Pedersen, per il loro studio sulle interazioni struttura-specifiche ad alta selettivitÓ
1987
Academy Award Best Director: Bernardo Bertolucci, The Last Emperor
1987
Academy Award Best Actor: Michael Douglas, Wall Street
1987
Academy Award Best Actress: Cher, Moonstruck
1987
Academy Award Best Supporting Actor: Sean Connery, The Untouchables
1987
Academy Award Best Supporting Actress: Olympia Dukakis, Moonstruck
1987
Academy Award Best Picture: The Last Emperor
1987
Academy Award Best Original Screenplay:
1987
Tennis Wimbledon Women: Martina Navratilova d. Steffi Graf (7-5, 6-3)
1987
NBA, Basketball NBA Championship: Los Angeles Lakers d. Boston Celtics (4-2)
1987
Tennis Wimbledon Men: Pat Cash d. Ivan Lendl (7-6(7-5), 6-2, 7-5)
1987
Baseball World Series: Minnesota Twins (AL) 4-3 St. Louis Cardinals (NL)
1987
Football XXI Super Bowl: New York Giants b. Denver Broncos (39-20)
1987
UEFA Champions League, UEFA Champions League: Porto (Portugal)
11 July 1988
Terrorists kill nine tourists on Aegean cruise
11 March 1988
Robert C. McFarlane, former National Security Adviser, pleads guilty in Iran-Contra case
15 August 1988 et seq.
Republicans nominate George Bush for president and Indiana senator Dan Quayle for vice president
17 August 1988
Plane blast kills Pakistani president Mohammad Zia ul-Haq
17 July 1988 et seq.
Democratic convention nominates Gov. Michael Dukakis of Massachusetts for president and Texas senator Lloyd Bentsen for vice president
2 December 1988
Benazir Bhutto, first Islamic woman prime minister, chosen to lead Pakistan
2 January 1988
US and Canada reach free trade agreement
21 December 1988
Pan-Am 747 explodes from terrorist bomb and crashes in Search with google:Lockerbie, ScotlandLockerbie, Scotland, killing all 259 aboard and 11 on ground
3 July 1988
US Navy ship shoots down Iranian airliner in Persian Gulf, mistaking it for jet fighter; 290 killed
8 November 1988
Republicans sweep 40 states in election. Bush beats Dukakis
07 December 1988
Armenia, Spitak, circa 25.000 deads (6,9 Richter)
1988
India, near Nepal - 1.000 deads - magnitudo 6,5
1988
China, confine con la Birmania - 1.000 deads - magnitudo 7,3
1988
Nobel Prizes Literature: Search with google:Naguib MahfouzNaguib Mahfouz
1988
Nobel Prizes Physics: Search with google:Leon Max LedermanLeon Max Lederman, Search with google:Melvin SchwartzMelvin Schwartz, Search with google:Jack SteinbergerJack Steinberger
1988
Nobel Prizes Peace: Search with google:United Nations Peace-Keeping ForcesUnited Nations Peace-Keeping Forces
1988
Nobel Prizes Physiology or Medicine: Search with google:James W. BlackJames W. Black, Search with google:Gertrude ElionGertrude Elion, Search with google:George H. HitchingsGeorge H. Hitchings
1988
Nobel Prizes Chemistry: Search with google:Johann DeisenhoferJohann Deisenhofer, Search with google:Robert HuberRobert Huber, Search with google:Hartmut MichelHartmut Michel, per la determinazione della struttura tridimensionale del centro di reazione fotosintetica
1988
Nobel Prizes Economy: Search with google:Maurice AllaisMaurice Allais
1988
Academy Award Best Picture: Rain Man
1988
Academy Award Best Director: Barry Levinson, Rain Man
1988
Academy Award Best Actor: Dustin Hoffman, Rain Man
1988
Academy Award Best Actress: Jodie Foster, The Accused
1988
Academy Award Best Supporting Actor: Kevin Kline, A Fish Called Wanda
1988
Academy Award Best Supporting Actress: Geena Davis, The Accidental Tourist
1988
Academy Award Best Original Screenplay:
1988
UEFA Champions League, UEFA Champions League: PSV Eindhoven (Netherlands)
1988
Tennis Wimbledon Women: Steffi Graf d. Martina Navratilova (5-7, 6-2, 6-1)
1988
Tennis Wimbledon Men: Stefan Edberg d. Boris Becker (4-6, 7-6(7-2), 6-4, 6-2)
1988
Football XXII Super Bowl: Washington Redskins b. Denver Broncos (42-10)
1988
WINTER OLYMPICS, Winter Olympics XV: Search with google:CalgaryCalgary, Canada
1988
NBA, Basketball NBA Championship: Los Angeles Lakers d. Detroit Pistons (4-3)
1988
SUMMER OLYMPICS, Summer Olympics XXIV: Seul (Corea)
1988
Baseball World Series: Los Angeles Dodgers (NL) 4-1 Oakland Athletics (AL)
11 November 1989
After 28 years, Berlin Wall is open to West
14 August 1989
P. W. Botha quits as South Africa's president
14 February 1989
Iran's Ayatollah Khomeini declares author Salman Rushdie's book The Satanic Verses offensive and sentences him to death
19 April 1989 et seq.
Tens of thousands of Chinese students take over Beijing's Tiananmen Square in rally for democracy
20 January 1989
George Herbert Walker Bush inaugurated as 41st USA president
24 March 1989
Ruptured tanker Exxon Valdez sends 11 million gallons of crude oil into Alaska's Prince William Sound
25 December 1989
President Search with google:CeausescuCeausescu and wife executed
25 May 1989
Mikhail S. Gorbachev named Soviet president
29 August 1989
Voyager 2 spacecraft speeds by Neptune after making startling discoveries about the planet and its moons
4 January 1989
US planes shoot down two Libyan fighters over international waters in Mediterranean
4 June 1989 et seq.
Thousands killed in Tiananmen Square as Chinese leaders take hard line toward demonstrators
9 August 1989
Army general Colin R. Powell is first black chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff
9 November 1989
Deng Xiaoping resigns from China's leadership
mid-May et seq. 1989
More than one million in Beijing demonstrate for democracy; chaos spreads across nation
1981-1989
Search with google:Ronald ReaganRonald Reagan (February 06, 1911-Jun 05, 2004). 40° President , Repubblican
1989-1993
Search with google:George BushGeorge Bush (June 12, 1924). 41° President, Repubblican
1989
USA, Baia di S. Francisco - 62 deads - magnitudo 6,9
1989
Nobel Prizes Physics: Search with google:Hans G. DehmeltHans G. Dehmelt, Search with google:Wolfgang PaulWolfgang Paul, Search with google:Norman F. RamseyNorman F. Ramsey
1989
Nobel Prizes Physiology or Medicine: Search with google:J. Michael BishopJ. Michael Bishop, Search with google:Harold E. VarmusHarold E. Varmus
1989
Nobel Prizes Chemistry: Search with google:Sidney AltmanSidney Altman, Search with google:Thomas R. CechThomas R. Cech, per la scoperta delle proprietÓ catalizzatrici dell' acido ribonucleico
1989
Nobel Prizes Literature: Search with google:Camilo JosÚ CelaCamilo JosÚ Cela
1989
Nobel Prizes Peace: Search with google:Tenzin GyatsoTenzin Gyatso (14° Search with google:Dalai LamaDalai Lama)
1989
Nobel Prizes Economy: Search with google:Trygve HaavelmoTrygve Haavelmo
1989
Academy Award Best Director: Oliver Stone, Born on the Fourth of July
1989
Academy Award Best Actor: Daniel Day-Lewis, My Left Foot
1989
Academy Award Best Actress: Jessica Tandy, Driving Miss Daisy
1989
Academy Award Best Supporting Actor: Denzel Washington, Glory
1989
Academy Award Best Supporting Actress: Brenda Fricker, My Left Foot
1989
Academy Award Best Original Screenplay:
1989
Academy Award Best Picture: Driving Miss Daisy
1989
Football XXIII Super Bowl: San Francisco 49ers b. Cincinnati Bengals (20-16)
1989
Baseball World Series: Oakland Athletics (AL) 4-0 San Francisco Giants (NL)
1989
Tennis Wimbledon Men: Boris Becker d. Stefan Edberg (6-0, 7-6(7-1), 6-4)
1989
Tennis Wimbledon Women: Steffi Graf d. Martina Navratilova (6-2, 6-7(1-7), 6-1)
1989
NBA, Basketball NBA Championship: Detroit Pistons d. Los Angeles Lakers (4-0)
1989
UEFA Champions League, UEFA Champions League: AC Milan (Italy)
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