Historical Events In 1990
Wednesday, 17 August 2022
Jun 25 The U.S. Supreme Court upheld the right of an individual, whose wishes are clearly made, to refuse life-sustaining medical treatment. The 5-4 ruling upholding the right to die was made in the Curzan vs. Missouri case on this day in history.
Jun 26 122ø F in Phoenix Arizona in the year 1990.
Jun 26 On this day in history europe begins to study ways into financially helping the USSR
Jun 27 In the year 1990 salman Rushdie, condemned to death by Iran, contributes $8600 to help their earthquake victims
Jun 28 17th annual Daytime Emmy Awards on this day in history.
Jun 28 Estelle Lamont, entertainer, dies in the year 1990.
Jun 29 Irving Wallace, author (Book of Lists, Peoples Almanac), dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jun 29 Marla Maples father sues the National Enquirer for $12M in the year 1990.
Jul 01 Anna Palk, actress (Play it Cool, Frozen Dead), dies of cancer at 48 on this day in history.
Jul 01 In the year 1990 german Democratic Republic accepts the Deutsche Mark as its currency
Jul 01 In the year 1990 in Victoria, Australia, helmetless bike riding becomes illegal
Jul 02 In the year 1990 imelda Marcos & Adnan Khashoggi found not guilty of racketeering
Jul 02 Muntu Myeza, S Afr anti-apartheid activist, dies in auto at 39 in the year 1990.
Jul 03 Ludi Claire Hugo, entertainer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Jul 04 2 Live Crew release "Banned in the USA" the lyrics quote Star Spangled Banner & Gettysburg Address in the year 1990.
Jul 05 On this day in history mitch Snyder, homeless advocate, commits suicide by hanging at 46
Jul 06 On this day in history "Jetson's the Movie" with Tiffany, premiers
Jul 06 In Java a 5.8 quake injured at least 103 people and about 10,300 houses, mosques and public buildings damaged or destroyed in the year 1990.
Jul 06 In Ottawa Ontario, a burst pipe at National Archives damages 100 atlases dating between 1490 and 1600, 2,000 books; and a collection of 150 year old manuscripts on this day in history.
Jul 06 Jim Samuels, comedian, dies of spinal meningitis at 41 on this day in history.
Jul 07 Bill Cullen game show host (Price is Right), dies at 70 of cancer on this day in history.
Jul 07 In the year 1990 bill Cullen, game show host (Price is Right), dies at 70 of cancer
Jul 07 On this day in history greg Lemond wins his 3rd Tour de France (90 43 20 avg 23.3 mph)
Jul 07 Greg Lemond wins his 3rd Tour de France (90:43:20 avg 23.3 mph) in the year 1990.
Jul 07 Martina Navratilova beats Zina Garrison for rec 9th Wimbeldon title in the year 1990.
Jul 08 Germany beats Argentina 1-0 for soccer's 14th World Cup at Rome on this day in history.
Jul 08 Howard Duff, actor (Heist, Knots Landing), dies of heart attack at 72 in the year 1990.
Jul 08 Italy beats England in soccer's World Cup conselation game on this day in history.
Jul 08 In the year 1990 stefan Edberg beats Boris Becker for Wimbeldon title
Jul 09 Brigitte D'Ortschy, Zen teacher Sanbo Kyodan line, dies in Japan at 69 in the year 1990.
Jul 09 Howard Duff actor, dies at 76 of a heart attack in the year 1990.
Jul 10 In the year 1990 andrew Dice Clays cries on Arsenio Hall Show
Jul 10 In the year 1990 hans Faverey, poet, dies
Jul 11 NYC police arrest "Dartman" (stabbed over 50 women with darts) in the year 1990.