Historical Events In 1990
Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Feb 24 On this day in history publisher Malcolm Forbes dies in Far Hills, NJ, at age 70.
Feb 25 On this day in history australia beat Pakistan 2-0 to win the Cricket World Series Cup
Feb 25 In the year 1990 deborra Hampton, actress (Crossroads, 2 of a Kind), dies at 30
Feb 25 Nationwide pro-democracy marches in the Soviet Union on this day in history.
Feb 25 On this day in history nicaraguans vote out Sandinistas
Feb 25 On a BBC taped interview, rock star Stevie Nicks breaks down, saying that she will never have children &no man can stand her for long on this day in history.
Feb 26 In the year 1990 cornell Gunther, US musician (Coasters, Poison Ivy), dies at 53
Feb 26 President Daniel Ortega of Nicaragua concedes defeat to election opponent, Violeta Barrios de Chamorro in the year 1990.
Feb 26 USSR agrees to withdraw all 73,500 troops from Czechoslovakia by July, 1991 in the year 1990.
Feb 27 Exxon Corp & Exxon Shipping are indicted on 5 criminal counts (Valdez) in the year 1990.
Feb 28 Colin Milburn, cricketer (9 Tests for England, 654 runs), dies in the year 1990.
Feb 28 In the year 1990 dutch police seize 3,000 kg of cocaine
Feb 28 On this day in history the space shuttle Atlantis launches from Cape Canaveral, to place a spy satellite in orbit.
Mar 01 In the year 1990 luis Alberto Lacelle sworn in as President of Uruguay
Mar 02 On this day in history a grenade attack at a Panama discotheque kills a US soldier and injures 28 other people.
Mar 02 Greyhound Bus goes on strike in the year 1990.
Mar 02 On this day in history more than 6,000 bus drivers go on strike against US transportation company Greyhound.
Mar 03 Carole Gist, 20, (Michigan), first black crowned 39th Miss USA in the year 1990.
Mar 03 On this day in history frans Goedhart, Dutch journalist/founder (Parool), dies at 86
Mar 04 In the year 1990 a 6.1 earthquake occurred in Pakistan at least 11 people killed, about 40 injured and many homes and buildings damaged in the Kalat area. Also felt at Quetta and Mastung
Mar 04 On this day in history uS 65th manned space mission STS 36 (Atlantis 6) returns from space
Mar 05 Gary Merrill, actor (Time Tunnel, Huckleberry Finn), dies at 75 in the year 1990.
Mar 05 The Crown charges 8 Canadian flour mills with rigging prices for food aid; $500 million over 12 years, so much for corporate ethics on this day in history.
Mar 06 SR-71 sets a transcontinental record, flying 2,404 miles in 1 08 17 on this day in history.
Mar 06 SR-71 sets a transcontinental record, flying 2,404 miles in 1:08:17 in the year 1990.
Mar 06 In the year 1990 the Soviet government allows its citizens to own factories and hire workers.
Mar 07 On this day in history 3 passengers killed &162 injured as subway train derails (Philadelphia)
Mar 07 In the year 1990 max Neuhaus, composer, dies at 50
Mar 08 On this day in history nYC's Zodiac killer shoots first victim, Mario Orosco
Mar 09 Dr Antonia Novello sworn-in as first hispanic/female US surgeon general on this day in history.
Mar 09 In the year 1990 in St. John's Newfoundland Premier Clyde Wells confirms he will rescind Newfoundland's approval of the Meech Lake Accord; approved by the previous Peckford administration; this will effectively kill the Accord
Mar 10 4th American Comedy Awards When Harry Met Sally on this day in history.
Mar 10 In the year 1990 4th American Comedy Awards: When Harry Met Sally
Mar 10 In the year 1990 lieutenant General Avril resigns as President of Haiti