Historical Events In 1990
Monday, 11 December 2023
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 in the year 1990.
Jan 01 In the year 1990 new York City NY MTA stops token redemption at subway stations
Jan 01 Sports News Network begins operation on cable TV in the year 1990.
Jan 02 Alan Hale Jr, Skipper on Gilligan's Island, dies of cancer at 71 on this day in history.
Jan 02 On this day in history dow Jones hits record 2,800 (2,810.15)
Jan 02 Sting joins wrestlings 4 Horsemen (Flair, Arn Anderson, Ole Anderson) in the year 1990.
Jan 03 In the year 1990 panama's leader General Manuel Noriega surrenders to US authorities
Jan 04 Alberto Lleras Camargo, president of Colombia (1945-46, 58-62), dies in the year 1990.
Jan 04 In the year 1990 canada defeats Czechoslovakia 2-1 to win World Junior Hockey title.
Jan 05 Arthur Kennedy, actor (Air Force), dies of a brain tumor at 76 on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history hans Jaray, actor (Lydia, Fedora), dies
Jan 06 On this day in history new York Lotto pays $35 million to one winner (#s are 18-25-26-32-42-44)
Jan 07 Tower Of Pisa closed to the public after leaning too far in the year 1990.
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 in the year 1990.
Jan 09 In the year 1990 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 In the year 1990 nCAA approves random drug testing for college football players
Jan 10 On this day in history 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.
Jan 11 200,000 demand return of Lithuania's independence in the year 1990.
Jan 11 Actor Joseph Cotten undergoes vocal-chord cancer operation at 84 on this day in history.
Jan 11 Mary Jane Carr, actress (Forbidden Trail, Second Wife), dies on this day in history.
Jan 12 Civil Rights activist Reverand Al Sharpton is stabbed in Bensonhurst Brooklyn in the year 1990.
Jan 12 In the year 1990 laurence J Peter, author (Peter Princible), dies of a stroke at 70
Jan 12 Martial Law is lifted in Beijing, China in the year 1990.
Jan 12 Romania bans Communist party in the year 1990.
Jan 13 In the year 1990 l. Douglas Wilder, the nation's first elected Afro-American govenor, is sworn in in Richmond, Virginia.
Jan 14 On this day in history "Simpsons" premiered on Fox-TV
Jan 14 11th ACE Cable Awards in the year 1990.
Jan 14 David Arkin, actor (I Love You Alice B Toklas), dies in the year 1990.
Jan 14 Perez de Cuellar says he has lost all hope for peace in the Gulf on this day in history.
Jan 15 42 year old George Foreman KOs George Cooney in 2 rounds on this day in history.