Historical Events In 1990
Friday, 20 September 2019
Jan 01 David Dinkins sworn in as first black mayor of New York City NY in the year 1990.
Jan 01 On this day in history mitsuko Nishiwaki beats Nakano to become Japan Women wrestling champ
Jan 01 In the year 1990 new York City NY MTA stops token redemption at subway stations
Jan 01 On this day in history sports News Network begins operation on cable TV
Jan 02 In the year 1990 alan Hale Jr, Skipper on Gilligan's Island, dies of cancer at 71
Jan 02 Dow Jones hits record 2,800 (2,810.15) in the year 1990.
Jan 02 Sting joins wrestlings 4 Horsemen (Flair, Arn Anderson, Ole Anderson) on this day in history.
Jan 03 Panama's leader General Manuel Noriega surrenders to US authorities in the year 1990.
Jan 04 In the year 1990 alberto Lleras Camargo, president of Colombia (1945-46, 58-62), dies
Jan 04 On this day in history 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 in the year 1990.
Jan 06 Hans Jaray, actor (Lydia, Fedora), dies on this day in history.
Jan 06 New York Lotto pays $35 million to one winner (#s are 18-25-26-32-42-44) in the year 1990.
Jan 07 Tower Of Pisa closed to the public after leaning too far in the year 1990.
Jan 08 Canada formally joins the Organization of American States (OAS) as its 33rd member in the year 1990.
Jan 09 64th US manned space mission STS 32 (Columbia 10) launches into orbit in the year 1990.
Jan 09 Supreme Court strikes down Dallas' ordinance imposing strict zoning on sexually oriented businesses on this day in history.
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 On this day in history nCAA approves random drug testing for college football players
Jan 10 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 on this day in history.
Jan 11 On this day in history 200,000 demand return of Lithuania's independence
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 In the year 1990 civil Rights activist Reverand Al Sharpton is stabbed in Bensonhurst Brooklyn
Jan 12 Laurence J Peter, author (Peter Princible), dies of a stroke at 70 in the year 1990.
Jan 12 Martial Law is lifted in Beijing, China in the year 1990.
Jan 12 In the year 1990 romania bans Communist party
Jan 13 L. Douglas Wilder, the nation's first elected Afro-American govenor, is sworn in in Richmond, Virginia in the year 1990.
Jan 14 In the year 1990 "Simpsons" premiered on Fox-TV
Jan 14 On this day in history 11th ACE Cable Awards
Jan 14 David Arkin, actor (I Love You Alice B Toklas), dies in the year 1990.
Jan 14 In the year 1990 perez de Cuellar says he has lost all hope for peace in the Gulf
Jan 15 42 year old George Foreman KOs George Cooney in 2 rounds on this day in history.