Historical Events In 1990
Monday, 17 May 2021
Jan 15 6th Soap Opera Digest Awards - Knots Landing wins in the year 1990.
Jan 15 In the year 1990 a computer problem disrupts AT&T's long distance telephone service around the U.S. for nearly nine hours.
Jan 15 On this day in history aT&T experiences long distance problems due to a computer glitch
Jan 15 Gordon Jackson, actor (Hamlet), dies after a short illness at 66 on this day in history.
Jan 15 Soviet president Mikhail Gorbachev declares a state of emergency in parts of Azerbaijan and Armenia, due to increased ethnic violence on this day in history.
Jan 15 On this day in history vIA cuts half of its passenger network. Included in these cuts are a decision to run just one transcontinental train between Toronto and Vancouver via CN through Winnipeg, Saskatoon, Edmonton and Jasper.
Jan 16 On this day in history 2 Bank of Credit & Commerce members plea guilty to money laundering
Jan 16 On this day in history canadian Rail Operating Rules are approved by the Minister of Transport
Jan 16 On this day in history moscow rushed 11,000 more troops to Azerbaijan and Armenia to reinforce soldiers trying to quell deadly ethnic violence.
Jan 16 The Soviet Union sends 11,000 reinforcements to the Caucasus to end the civil war between Armenians and Azerbaijanis in the year 1990.
Jan 17 On this day in history 5th Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Awards Bobby Darin
Jan 17 A study concluded it is not oat bran itself, but the substitution of oat bran or other foods for high-fat foods which cuts blood cholesterol on this day in history.
Jan 17 In the year 1990 charles Hernu, French minister of Defense (1981-85), dies
Jan 17 In the year 1990 who, Simon & Garfunkel, 4 Seasons, 4 Tops, Hank Ballard, Platters & Kinks inducted into Cleveland's Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Jan 18 On this day in history arthur J. Goldberg, former Supreme Court justice, and U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, is found dead in his Washington, D.C. apartment at age 81.
Jan 18 On this day in history melanie Appleby, rocker (Mel & Kim), dies of liver cancer at 23
Jan 18 South Africa says its reconsidering ban on African National Congress on this day in history.
Jan 18 On this day in history washington DC, Mayor Marion Barry arrested in drug enforcement sting
Jan 18 Washington, D.C., Mayor Marion Barry was arrested in an FBI sting at a downtown hotel and charged with buying and smoking crack cocaine in the year 1990.
Jan 19 Arthur J. Goldberg, former Supreme Court justice, and U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, is found dead in his Washington, D.C. apartment at age 81 in the year 1990.
Jan 19 In the year 1990 bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, indian guru, dies at 58
Jan 19 On this day in history test debut of Mushtaq Ahmed, vs Australia at Adelaide
Jan 20 47th Golden Globes Born on 4th of July, Driving Miss Daisy win in the year 1990.
Jan 20 Actress Barbara Stanwyck dies in Santa Monica, California, at age 82 on this day in history.
Jan 20 On this day in history at least 62 civilians were killed and more than 200 wounded when the Soviet army stormed into Baku to end what Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev called fratricidal killing between Moslem Azerbaijanis and Christian Armenians.
Jan 20 Barbara Stanwyck, [Ruby Stevens], actress (Big Valley), dies at 82 in the year 1990.
Jan 20 US 64th manned space mission STS 32 (Columbia 10) returns from space on this day in history.
Jan 21 Bob Goodenow succeeds Alan Eagleson as NHL players association executive director on this day in history.
Jan 21 Washington, D.C., Mayor Marion Barry said he would seek help but did not publicly concede he had used illegal drugs. He left the next day for a treatment program in Florida on this day in history.
Jan 22 Graduate student Robert T. Morris is convicted in federal court for unleashing a malicious "worm" on a computer network on this day in history.
Jan 23 Albert Collins, guitarist (Lynyrd Skynyrd), dies of pneumonia at 57 on this day in history.
Jan 23 On this day in history dean Jones scores twin Test tons vs Pakistan at Adelaide Oval
Jan 24 In the year 1990 japanese MUSES-A (Hiten) launched towards moon
Jan 24 Madge Bellamy, actress (White Zombie), dies at 87 in the year 1990.