Historical Events In 1990
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Jan 01 David Dinkins sworn in as first black mayor of New York City NY on this day in history.
Jan 01 Mitsuko Nishiwaki beats Nakano to become Japan Women wrestling champ in the year 1990.
Jan 01 In the year 1990 new York City NY MTA stops token redemption at subway stations
Jan 01 In the year 1990 sports News Network begins operation on cable TV
Jan 02 Alan Hale Jr, Skipper on Gilligan's Island, dies of cancer at 71 on this day in history.
Jan 02 Dow Jones hits record 2,800 (2,810.15) in the year 1990.
Jan 02 In the year 1990 sting joins wrestlings 4 Horsemen (Flair, Arn Anderson, Ole Anderson)
Jan 03 Panama's leader General Manuel Noriega surrenders to US authorities in the year 1990.
Jan 04 In the year 1990 alberto Lleras Camargo, president of Colombia (1945-46, 58-62), dies
Jan 04 Canada defeats Czechoslovakia 2-1 to win World Junior Hockey title in the year 1990.
Jan 05 Arthur Kennedy, actor (Air Force), dies of a brain tumor at 76 on this day in history.
Jan 06 Hans Jaray, actor (Lydia, Fedora), dies on this day in history.
Jan 06 New York Lotto pays $35 million to one winner (#s are 18-25-26-32-42-44) on this day in history.
Jan 07 In the year 1990 tower Of Pisa closed to the public after leaning too far
Jan 08 Canada formally joins the Organization of American States (OAS) as its 33rd member on this day in history.
Jan 09 In the year 1990 64th US manned space mission STS 32 (Columbia 10) launches into orbit
Jan 09 On this day in history supreme Court strikes down Dallas' ordinance imposing strict zoning on sexually oriented businesses
Jan 09 The space shuttle Columbia leaves earth on a ten-day mission to, among other things, retrieve a drifting satellite in the year 1990.
Jan 10 In the year 1990 china lifts martial law (imposed after Tiananmen Square massacre)
Jan 10 In the year 1990 nCAA approves random drug testing for college football players
Jan 10 Time Inc. aquired Warner Communications for the tidy little sum of $14.1 billion. Thus began Time Warner, one of the world’s largest media and entertainment conglomerates in the year 1990.
Jan 11 200,000 demand return of Lithuania's independence in the year 1990.
Jan 11 In the year 1990 actor Joseph Cotten undergoes vocal-chord cancer operation at 84
Jan 11 Mary Jane Carr, actress (Forbidden Trail, Second Wife), dies in the year 1990.
Jan 12 In the year 1990 civil Rights activist Reverand Al Sharpton is stabbed in Bensonhurst Brooklyn
Jan 12 Laurence J Peter, author (Peter Princible), dies of a stroke at 70 in the year 1990.
Jan 12 Martial Law is lifted in Beijing, China on this day in history.
Jan 12 In the year 1990 romania bans Communist party
Jan 13 In the year 1990 l. Douglas Wilder, the nation's first elected Afro-American govenor, is sworn in in Richmond, Virginia.
Jan 14 "Simpsons" premiered on Fox-TV on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history 11th ACE Cable Awards
Jan 14 David Arkin, actor (I Love You Alice B Toklas), dies on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history perez de Cuellar says he has lost all hope for peace in the Gulf
Jan 15 42 year old George Foreman KOs George Cooney in 2 rounds in the year 1990.