Historical Events In 1990
Saturday, 08 May 2021
Jan 01 In the year 1990 david Dinkins sworn in as first black mayor of New York City NY
Jan 01 Mitsuko Nishiwaki beats Nakano to become Japan Women wrestling champ on this day in history.
Jan 01 New York City NY MTA stops token redemption at subway stations on this day in history.
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 In the year 1990 dow Jones hits record 2,800 (2,810.15)
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 on this day in history.
Jan 04 On this day in history alberto Lleras Camargo, president of Colombia (1945-46, 58-62), dies
Jan 04 In the year 1990 canada defeats Czechoslovakia 2-1 to win World Junior Hockey title.
Jan 05 In the year 1990 arthur Kennedy, actor (Air Force), dies of a brain tumor at 76
Jan 06 Hans Jaray, actor (Lydia, Fedora), dies in the year 1990.
Jan 06 New York Lotto pays $35 million to one winner (#s are 18-25-26-32-42-44) in the year 1990.
Jan 07 On this day in history tower Of Pisa closed to the public after leaning too far
Jan 08 In the year 1990 canada formally joins the Organization of American States (OAS) as its 33rd member.
Jan 09 64th US manned space mission STS 32 (Columbia 10) launches into orbit on this day in history.
Jan 09 Supreme Court strikes down Dallas' ordinance imposing strict zoning on sexually oriented businesses on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 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 on this day in history.
Jan 11 Actor Joseph Cotten undergoes vocal-chord cancer operation at 84 in the year 1990.
Jan 11 In the year 1990 mary Jane Carr, actress (Forbidden Trail, Second Wife), dies
Jan 12 Civil Rights activist Reverand Al Sharpton is stabbed in Bensonhurst Brooklyn in the year 1990.
Jan 12 Laurence J Peter, author (Peter Princible), dies of a stroke at 70 in the year 1990.
Jan 12 On this day in history martial Law is lifted in Beijing, China
Jan 12 Romania bans Communist party on this day in history.
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 "Simpsons" premiered on Fox-TV on this day in history.
Jan 14 11th ACE Cable Awards on this day in history.
Jan 14 David Arkin, actor (I Love You Alice B Toklas), dies on this day in history.
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.