Historical Events In 1990
Wednesday, 05 August 2020
Jul 11 On this day in history onno Molenkamp, Dutch actor (Ciske the Rat, Lifespan), dies at 67
Jul 12 Boris Yeltsin resigns from the Soviet Communist Party, spelling the end of communism in Russia in the year 1990.
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 In the year 1990 lois Moran Young, dies of cancer at 81
Jul 14 On this day in history "Howard Stern's Summer Show" premiers on WWOR-TV
Jul 14 In the year 1990 dallas Alinder, dies
Jul 15 Troy Dixon rapper (Trouble T-Roy of Heavy D), dies at 22 from a fall in the year 1990.
Jul 16 400 die in a (7.7) earthquake in the Philippines in the year 1990.
Jul 16 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 on this day in history.
Jul 16 NYC's Empire State Building catches fire-No fatalities in the year 1990.
Jul 16 Rick Dee's "Into the Night," premiers on ABC-TV on this day in history.
Jul 17 Hussein's Revolutionary Day speech claims Kuwait stole oil from Iraq on this day in history.
Jul 18 Georges Dargaud, French publisher (Asterix, Kuifje), dies at 78 in the year 1990.
Jul 19 BASF plant in Cincinnatti explodes in flames, 1 dies in the year 1990.
Jul 19 Cincinnati Red Pete Rose is sentence to 5 months for tax evasion in the year 1990.
Jul 19 On this day in history eddie Quillan, actor (Brigadoon, Summer Magic), dies of cancer at 83
Jul 19 On this day in history herbert Nelson actor (Guilding Light), dies at 76 of a stroke
Jul 19 On this day in history johnny Wayne comedian (Wayne & Shuster), dies at 72 of cancer
Jul 19 Richard Nixon library opens in Yorba Linda, Calif in the year 1990.
Jul 20 In the year 1990 justice William Brennan resigns from the Supreme Court after 36 years
Jul 21 In the year 1990 goodwill Games opens in Seattle Wash
Jul 21 On this day in history manuel Puig, Argentina writer (Buenos Aires Affair), dies at 57
Jul 21 Pink Floyds' "The Wall" is performed where the Berlin Wall once stood in the year 1990.
Jul 21 Rock concert in East Berlin, celebrating the removal of the wall, attended by 150,000 on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1990 george Wood, dies of diabetes complications at 56
Jul 22 In the year 1990 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 In the year 1990 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 On this day in history roseanne Barr sings the National Anthem at San Diego Padre game
Jul 25 US Ambassador tells Iraq, US won't take sides in Iraq-Kuwait dispute in the year 1990.
Jul 26 In the year 1990 brent Mydland, rock keyboardist/vocalist (Grass Roots), dies at 38