1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter A), the 1989th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 989th year of the 2nd millennium, the 89th year of the 20th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1980s decade.
Real World Events
- Eric Red turns in his first script draft for Alien 3.
- David Twohy turns in his first script draft for Alien III.
- HarperCollins is formed by the merger of Harper & Row and Collins.
- Issue #1 of the comic series Predator: Concrete Jungle is released.
- Actress Shareeka Epps is born.
- Issue #1 of the comic series Aliens: Nightmare Asylum is released.