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End Of The Berlin Wall ... 09/11/1989 History
After several weeks of civil unrest, the East German government announced on 9 November 1989 that all GDR citizens could visit West Germany and West B...View Details»

1st First Iranian Vice President... 01/09/1989 History
Hassan Ebrahim Habibi was the 1st First Vice President of Iran from Sep, 1, 1989 to Sep, 11, 2001, eight years under President Rafsanjani and then fou...View Details»

IRI Helps Free US Hostages In Lebanon... 19/08/1989 History
Eight U.S. hostages were being held in Lebanon and the Reagan administration was struggling to get them back. On Aug, 19, 1989, Iran offered to assist...View Details»

Hashemi Rafsanjani Elected President... 28/07/1989 History
5th presidential election: From a total of 79 nominees for the presidential race, 77 were disqualified leaving only two presidential candidates. Of 30...View Details»

Tank Man: A lone man standing in front of tanks at Tiananmen Square ... 05/06/1989 History
The Tiananmen Square protests, commonly known in Chinese as the June Fourth Incident (六四事件) were student-led demonstrations in Beijing in 1989. More b...View Details»

New Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei... 05/06/1989 History
Ayatollah Khamenei was appointed as the new Supreme Leader after Ayatollah Khomeini suddenly died. Khamenei served twice as President, once after assa...View Details»

Ayatollah Khomeini Died... 04/06/1989 History
Iranians mourned the death of Ayatollah Khomeini, the founder of the Islamic revolution of Iran. He was buried at Behesht-Zahra cemetery and construct...View Details»

Iranian constitutional referendum, 1989 ... 24/04/1989 News
A constitutional referendum was held in Iran on 28 July 1989, alongside presidential elections. Approved by 97.6% of voters, It was the first and so f...View Details»

Death Decree For Rushdie... 14/02/1989 History
Ayatollah Khomeini issues a fatwa calling for death of Salman Rushdie after he published a book called The Satanic Verses in which he allegedly mocks ...View Details»

University Of Yazd Inaugurated... 07/02/1989 History
After the Islamic Revolution of 1979, Ayatollah Mohammad Seddoughi and Ayatollah Ruhollah Khatami started efforts to build a university in Yazd. In la...View Details»