Historical Events In 1990
Sunday, 23 February 2020
Jul 12 In the year 1990 boris Yeltsin resigns from the Soviet Communist Party, spelling the end of communism in Russia
Jul 12 Richard R Briggs, dies after short illness at 71 in the year 1990.
Jul 13 On this day in history 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
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 Dallas Alinder, dies in the year 1990.
Jul 15 In the year 1990 troy Dixon rapper (Trouble T-Roy of Heavy D), dies at 22 from a fall
Jul 16 In the year 1990 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 NYC's Empire State Building catches fire-No fatalities in the year 1990.
Jul 16 In the year 1990 rick Dee's "Into the Night," premiers on ABC-TV
Jul 17 Hussein's Revolutionary Day speech claims Kuwait stole oil from Iraq on this day in history.
Jul 18 On this day in history georges Dargaud, French publisher (Asterix, Kuifje), dies at 78
Jul 19 BASF plant in Cincinnatti explodes in flames, 1 dies in the year 1990.
Jul 19 In the year 1990 cincinnati Red Pete Rose is sentence to 5 months for tax evasion
Jul 19 In the year 1990 eddie Quillan, actor (Brigadoon, Summer Magic), dies of cancer at 83
Jul 19 Herbert Nelson actor (Guilding Light), dies at 76 of a stroke in the year 1990.
Jul 19 Johnny Wayne comedian (Wayne & Shuster), dies at 72 of cancer on this day in history.
Jul 19 Richard Nixon library opens in Yorba Linda, Calif on this day in history.
Jul 20 Justice William Brennan resigns from the Supreme Court after 36 years in the year 1990.
Jul 21 On this day in history goodwill Games opens in Seattle Wash
Jul 21 Manuel Puig, Argentina writer (Buenos Aires Affair), dies at 57 in the year 1990.
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 On this day in history george Wood, dies of diabetes complications at 56
Jul 22 On this day in history greg Lemond of US wins bicycling's 3rd tour de France
Jul 22 Nick Faldo of England wins the British Open Golf championship on this day in history.
Jul 23 Georges Flamant, actor (La Chienne), dies in Paris at 86 on this day in history.
Jul 24 On this day in history alan Clarke, director (Elephant, Road, Scum, Firm), dies at 54
Jul 24 Ms. Magazine hits the newstands again after an 8 month haitus on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 1990 roseanne Barr sings the National Anthem at San Diego Padre game
Jul 25 On this day in history uS Ambassador tells Iraq, US won't take sides in Iraq-Kuwait dispute
Jul 26 In the year 1990 brent Mydland, rock keyboardist/vocalist (Grass Roots), dies at 38
Jul 26 General Hospital tapes its 7,000th episode on this day in history.