Historical Events In 1990
Saturday, 10 April 2021
Jul 11 Onno Molenkamp, Dutch actor (Ciske the Rat, Lifespan), dies at 67 in the year 1990.
Jul 12 Boris Yeltsin resigns from the Soviet Communist Party, spelling the end of communism in Russia in the year 1990.
Jul 12 Richard R Briggs, dies after short illness at 71 in the year 1990.
Jul 13 In the Hindu Kush Region a 7.8 earthquake killed at least 43 mountain climbers on Pik Lenina, USSR by an avalanche which was triggered by the earthquake on this day in history.
Jul 13 Lois Moran Young, dies of cancer at 81 in the year 1990.
Jul 14 "Howard Stern's Summer Show" premiers on WWOR-TV on this day in history.
Jul 14 On this day in history dallas Alinder, dies
Jul 15 In the year 1990 troy Dixon rapper (Trouble T-Roy of Heavy D), dies at 22 from a fall
Jul 16 In the year 1990 400 die in a (7.7) earthquake in the Philippines
Jul 16 On this day in history an earthquake measuring 7.7 on the Richter scale devastated the Philippines, killing over 1600 people. A thousand more were missing. Damage was reported in Manila, Cabanatuan, Baguio and Luzon. It was the worst earthquake in that part of the world since 1976.
Jul 16 In the year 1990 nYC's Empire State Building catches fire-No fatalities
Jul 16 In the year 1990 rick Dee's "Into the Night," premiers on ABC-TV
Jul 17 On this day in history hussein's Revolutionary Day speech claims Kuwait stole oil from Iraq
Jul 18 Georges Dargaud, French publisher (Asterix, Kuifje), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Jul 19 On this day in history bASF plant in Cincinnatti explodes in flames, 1 dies
Jul 19 On this day in history cincinnati Red Pete Rose is sentence to 5 months for tax evasion
Jul 19 On this day in history eddie Quillan, actor (Brigadoon, Summer Magic), dies of cancer at 83
Jul 19 In the year 1990 herbert Nelson actor (Guilding Light), dies at 76 of a stroke
Jul 19 In the year 1990 johnny Wayne comedian (Wayne & Shuster), dies at 72 of cancer
Jul 19 On this day in history richard Nixon library opens in Yorba Linda, Calif
Jul 20 In the year 1990 justice William Brennan resigns from the Supreme Court after 36 years
Jul 21 On this day in history goodwill Games opens in Seattle Wash
Jul 21 Manuel Puig, Argentina writer (Buenos Aires Affair), dies at 57 in the year 1990.
Jul 21 Pink Floyds' "The Wall" is performed where the Berlin Wall once stood on this day in history.
Jul 21 Rock concert in East Berlin, celebrating the removal of the wall, attended by 150,000 in the year 1990.
Jul 22 On this day in history george Wood, dies of diabetes complications at 56
Jul 22 Greg Lemond of US wins bicycling's 3rd tour de France in the year 1990.
Jul 22 Nick Faldo of England wins the British Open Golf championship in the year 1990.
Jul 23 On this day in history georges Flamant, actor (La Chienne), dies in Paris at 86
Jul 24 On this day in history alan Clarke, director (Elephant, Road, Scum, Firm), dies at 54
Jul 24 Ms. Magazine hits the newstands again after an 8 month haitus on this day in history.
Jul 25 Roseanne Barr sings the National Anthem at San Diego Padre game on this day in history.
Jul 25 US Ambassador tells Iraq, US won't take sides in Iraq-Kuwait dispute in the year 1990.
Jul 26 Brent Mydland, rock keyboardist/vocalist (Grass Roots), dies at 38 on this day in history.