Historical Events In 1990
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Apr 15 On this day in history greta Garbo, actress (Anna Karenina, Camille), dies at 84
Apr 16 Maximum NY State unemployment benefits raised to $260 per week in the year 1990.
Apr 17 Ralph David Abernathy, US civil rights leader, dies on this day in history.
Apr 18 On this day in history bankruptcy court forces Frank Lorenzo to give up Eastern Airlines
Apr 18 On the Minahassa Peninsula a 7.4 quake resulted in at least 3 people killed and 25 people injured. More than 1,140 houses damaged in the Bolaang-Gorontalo area on this day in history.
Apr 18 On this day in history robert D Webb, director/actor (Love Me Tender, Jackals), dies at 87
Apr 19 On this day in history marla Maples appears on ABC's Prime-Time
Apr 19 On this day in history vladislav Ivanovich Gulyayev, Russia, cosmonaut, dies at 52
Apr 20 Horst Sinderman, RDA 1st minister (1973-76), dies on this day in history.
Apr 20 Pete Rose pleads guilty to hiding $300,000 in income in the year 1990.
Apr 21 "Cartoon All Stars to the Rescue" shown on all 4 TV networks on this day in history.
Apr 21 On this day in history johnny Beagley, winner of two 1942 World Series games, dies
Apr 21 National League umpire is arrested for stealing baseball cards on this day in history.
Apr 22 Bertil Unger, actor (Devil & Max Devlin), dies on this day in history.
Apr 22 On this day in history lebanon releases hostage Robert Polhill
Apr 23 Albert Salmi, (Caddyshack), kills terminally ill wife & self at 62 on this day in history.
Apr 24 In the year 1990 joseph Leberman, entertainer, dies
Apr 24 Security law violator Michael Milken pleads guilty to 6 felonies on this day in history.
Apr 24 In the year 1990 uS 66th manned space mission STS 31 (Discovery 10) launches into orbit
Apr 24 On this day in history west & East Germany agree to merge currency & economies on July first
Apr 25 On this day in history 25th Academy of Country Music Awards (Clint Black & Kathy Mattea win)
Apr 25 In the year 1990 dexter Gordon jazz saxophonist, dies at 67 in Philadelphia
Apr 25 In the year 1990 dexter Gordon, Jazz saxophonist, dies of kidney failure at 67
Apr 25 In the year 1990 hubble space telescope is placed into orbit by shuttle discovery
Apr 25 Violeta Barrios de Chamorro begins a 6 year term as Nicaragua's pres in the year 1990.
Apr 26 126 die in a (6.9) earthquake in China on this day in history.
Apr 26 Carlos Pizarro Leongomez, Colombian pres candidate, assassinated in the year 1990.
Apr 26 Danny Wood of New Kids, steps on a stuffed animal & twists his ankle on this day in history.
Apr 26 In the Qinghai Province, Chinaa 6.9 quake resulted in at least 126 people killed, many injured, extensive damage and landslides in the Gonghe-Xinghai area on this day in history.
Apr 26 NY court of appeals ends 2« year legal battle over 1988 America's Cup by refusing jurisdiction of the case on this day in history.
Apr 27 On this day in history 50th annual barbershop quartet singing convention held (Mich)
Apr 27 Dodger Orel Hershiser undergoes career-threatening shoulder surgery on this day in history.
Apr 28 "Chorus Line" closes on Broadway after 6,137 performances (15 yrs) in the year 1990.
Apr 28 In the year 1990 jean Blazer Baney, entertainer, dies