Historical Events In 1990
Friday, 18 September 2020
Jan 01 David Dinkins sworn in as first black mayor of New York City NY on this day in history.
Jan 01 On this day in history mitsuko Nishiwaki beats Nakano to become Japan Women wrestling champ
Jan 01 New York City NY MTA stops token redemption at subway stations in the year 1990.
Jan 01 On this day in history sports News Network begins operation on cable TV
Jan 02 On this day in history alan Hale Jr, Skipper on Gilligan's Island, dies of cancer at 71
Jan 02 Dow Jones hits record 2,800 (2,810.15) on this day in history.
Jan 02 Sting joins wrestlings 4 Horsemen (Flair, Arn Anderson, Ole Anderson) on this day in history.
Jan 03 Panama's leader General Manuel Noriega surrenders to US authorities in the year 1990.
Jan 04 Alberto Lleras Camargo, president of Colombia (1945-46, 58-62), dies on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1990 canada defeats Czechoslovakia 2-1 to win World Junior Hockey title.
Jan 05 Arthur Kennedy, actor (Air Force), dies of a brain tumor at 76 in the year 1990.
Jan 06 In the year 1990 hans Jaray, actor (Lydia, Fedora), dies
Jan 06 On this day in history new York Lotto pays $35 million to one winner (#s are 18-25-26-32-42-44)
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 in the year 1990.
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 On this day in history the space shuttle Columbia leaves earth on a ten-day mission to, among other things, retrieve a drifting satellite.
Jan 10 In the year 1990 china lifts martial law (imposed after Tiananmen Square massacre)
Jan 10 On this day in history nCAA approves random drug testing for college football players
Jan 10 In the year 1990 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.
Jan 11 In the year 1990 200,000 demand return of Lithuania's independence
Jan 11 Actor Joseph Cotten undergoes vocal-chord cancer operation at 84 in the year 1990.
Jan 11 Mary Jane Carr, actress (Forbidden Trail, Second Wife), dies on this day in history.
Jan 12 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jan 12 On this day in history martial Law is lifted in Beijing, China
Jan 12 In the year 1990 romania bans Communist party
Jan 13 L. Douglas Wilder, the nation's first elected Afro-American govenor, is sworn in in Richmond, Virginia on this day in history.
Jan 14 In the year 1990 "Simpsons" premiered on Fox-TV
Jan 14 11th ACE Cable Awards on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history david Arkin, actor (I Love You Alice B Toklas), dies
Jan 14 In the year 1990 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.