Historical Events In 1990
Wednesday, 21 October 2020
Apr 30 In the year 1990 uS 66th manned space mission STS 31 (Discovery 10) returns from space
May 01 Sunset Carson, cowboy actor (El Paso Kid, Oregon Trail), dies at 62 in the year 1990.
May 02 David Rappaport, 3'11' actor (Wizard, LA Law), shoots himself at 38 in the year 1990.
May 02 On this day in history south Africa &African National Congress open talks to end apartheid
May 03 Pimen, [Sergei Irzyekov], patriarch of Rus-orthodox church, dies at 79 on this day in history.
May 04 Angela Bowie reveals that ex husband David slept with Mick Jagger in the year 1990.
May 04 On this day in history don Appell, dies
May 04 Latvia declares its independence from the Soviet Union on this day in history.
May 04 Latvia's parliament votes 138-0 (1 abstention) for Independence in the year 1990.
May 04 In the year 1990 pakistan beat Australia by 36 runs to win Austral-Asia Cup, Sharjah
May 05 Paul Hogan & Linda Koslowski wed in Byron Bay, Eastern Australia on this day in history.
May 06 In the year 1990 charles Farrell, actor (Vern-My Little Margie), dies at 89
May 06 Former President PW Botha quit South Africa's ruling National Party in the year 1990.
May 06 In the year 1990 tom Cruise is ticketed for careless operation of a vehicle in South Carolina
May 07 In the year 1990 jessica James, actress (Spring Break), dies of breast cancer at 60
May 08 Tomas O'Fiach, [Tomas Seamus Fee], Irish cardinal-archbishop, dies in the year 1990.
May 09 In the year 1990 luigi Nono, Ital composer (Intolleranza), dies at 66
May 09 In the year 1990 new York Newsday reporter Jimmy Breslin suspended for a racial slur
May 10 "Zoya's Apartment" opens at Circle in Square Theater NYC for 45 performances in the year 1990.
May 10 In the year 1990 french TGV-train hits record speed of 510.6 kph
May 10 Howard Stern holds a mock funeral for rival John DeBella on this day in history.
May 10 Susan Oliver, actress (Disorderly Orderly), dies of cancer at 61 on this day in history.
May 12 On this day in history 3rd time Saturday Night Live uses time delay (Andrew Dice Clay hosts)
May 12 On this day in history comic Relief '90 (4th one) raises $4.7 million
May 12 Nora Dunn & Sinead O'Connor boycott Saturday Night Live to protest Andrew "Dice" Clay's hosting in the year 1990.
May 13 Venedikt Jerofejev, Russian writer, dies on this day in history.
May 14 Andre Ameller, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
May 14 On this day in history dow Jones average hits a record 2,821.53
May 15 On this day in history "Portrait of Doctor Gachet" by Vincent Van Gogh sold for $825 million
May 15 Dow Jones average hits a record 2,822.45 in the year 1990.
May 15 Mona Grudt, 19, of Norway, crowned 39th Miss Universe in the year 1990.
May 16 Dag Drollet, Cheyenne Brando's boyfriend killed by brother Christian on this day in history.
May 16 Dominican Republic President Joaquín Ricardo Balaguer re-elected on this day in history.
May 16 On this day in history sammy Davis, Jr. entertainer died on this day