Historical Events In 1990
Monday, 02 August 2021
Jul 11 Onno Molenkamp, Dutch actor (Ciske the Rat, Lifespan), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Jul 12 In the year 1990 boris Yeltsin resigns from the Soviet Communist Party, spelling the end of communism in Russia
Jul 12 On this day in history richard R Briggs, dies after short illness at 71
Jul 13 In the Hindu Kush Region a 7.8 earthquake killed at least 43 mountain climbers on Pik Lenina, USSR by an avalanche which was triggered by the earthquake in the year 1990.
Jul 13 Lois Moran Young, dies of cancer at 81 in the year 1990.
Jul 14 In the year 1990 "Howard Stern's Summer Show" premiers on WWOR-TV
Jul 14 On this day in history dallas Alinder, dies
Jul 15 Troy Dixon rapper (Trouble T-Roy of Heavy D), dies at 22 from a fall on this day in history.
Jul 16 On this day in history 400 die in a (7.7) earthquake in the Philippines
Jul 16 On this day in history an earthquake measuring 7.7 on the Richter scale devastated the Philippines, killing over 1600 people. A thousand more were missing. Damage was reported in Manila, Cabanatuan, Baguio and Luzon. It was the worst earthquake in that part of the world since 1976.
Jul 16 On this day in history nYC's Empire State Building catches fire-No fatalities
Jul 16 On this day in history rick Dee's "Into the Night," premiers on ABC-TV
Jul 17 Hussein's Revolutionary Day speech claims Kuwait stole oil from Iraq in the year 1990.
Jul 18 On this day in history georges Dargaud, French publisher (Asterix, Kuifje), dies at 78
Jul 19 In the year 1990 bASF plant in Cincinnatti explodes in flames, 1 dies
Jul 19 On this day in history cincinnati Red Pete Rose is sentence to 5 months for tax evasion
Jul 19 Eddie Quillan, actor (Brigadoon, Summer Magic), dies of cancer at 83 on this day in history.
Jul 19 Herbert Nelson actor (Guilding Light), dies at 76 of a stroke in the year 1990.
Jul 19 In the year 1990 johnny Wayne comedian (Wayne & Shuster), dies at 72 of cancer
Jul 19 On this day in history richard Nixon library opens in Yorba Linda, Calif
Jul 20 Justice William Brennan resigns from the Supreme Court after 36 years on this day in history.
Jul 21 Goodwill Games opens in Seattle Wash in the year 1990.
Jul 21 On this day in history manuel Puig, Argentina writer (Buenos Aires Affair), dies at 57
Jul 21 In the year 1990 pink Floyds' "The Wall" is performed where the Berlin Wall once stood
Jul 21 On this day in history rock concert in East Berlin, celebrating the removal of the wall, attended by 150,000
Jul 22 George Wood, dies of diabetes complications at 56 in the year 1990.
Jul 22 On this day in history greg Lemond of US wins bicycling's 3rd tour de France
Jul 22 On this day in history nick Faldo of England wins the British Open Golf championship
Jul 23 On this day in history georges Flamant, actor (La Chienne), dies in Paris at 86
Jul 24 Alan Clarke, director (Elephant, Road, Scum, Firm), dies at 54 in the year 1990.
Jul 24 On this day in history ms. Magazine hits the newstands again after an 8 month haitus
Jul 25 On this day in history roseanne Barr sings the National Anthem at San Diego Padre game
Jul 25 In the year 1990 uS Ambassador tells Iraq, US won't take sides in Iraq-Kuwait dispute
Jul 26 On this day in history brent Mydland, rock keyboardist/vocalist (Grass Roots), dies at 38