Historical Events In 1990
Thursday, 19 September 2019
Oct 04 On this day in history regional elections held, in what was East Germany
Oct 05 On this day in history cincinnati jury acquits art gallery of obscenity (Mapplethorpe photos)
Oct 05 Meir Kahane, founder of Jewish defense league, assassinated at 58 in the year 1990.
Oct 07 Israel begins handing out gas masks to its citizens on this day in history.
Oct 07 On this day in history j Teengs Gerritsen, resistance fighter, dies
Oct 08 Israeli police kill 17 Palestinian rioters in the year 1990.
Oct 08 On this day in history uS doctors Joseph E Murray and E Donnall Thomas win Nobel Prize
Oct 09 On this day in history radio stations around the world play "Imagine" honoring John Lennon
Oct 09 In the year 1990 richard Murdoch, actor (Lilli Marlene), dies of heart attack at 83
Oct 09 Saddam threatens to hit Israel with a new missile in the year 1990.
Oct 10 Carlos Thompson, actor (Mistress of the World), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Oct 10 On this day in history dick Jorgensen NFL referee, dies at 56
Oct 10 US 67th manned space mission STS 41 (Discovery 11) returns from space in the year 1990.
Oct 11 Center for Urban archaeology opens in NYC South Street Seaport Museum in the year 1990.
Oct 11 In the year 1990 douglas Edwards, WW II correspondent, dies of cancer at 73
Oct 11 On this day in history octavio Paz wins Nobel Prize for literature
Oct 11 In the year 1990 oil hits a record $40.42 per barrel
Oct 12 Max Tailleur, adjunct prince Bernhard/Jewish humorist, dies in the year 1990.
Oct 13 Hans Freudenthal, mathematician/director OW&OC (F Institution), dies on this day in history.
Oct 14 On this day in history leonard Bernstein, composer, dies of heart attack at 72
Oct 15 In the year 1990 delphine Seyrig, dies of lung disease at 58
Oct 15 Mikhail Gorbachev awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in the year 1990.
Oct 16 On this day in history art Blakey, jazz drummer (Jazz Messengers), dies of cancer at 71
Oct 16 US forces reach 200,000 in the Persian Gulf on this day in history.
Oct 17 On this day in history ralph Abernathy, civil rights activist, dies at 64
Oct 20 In the year 1990 joel McCrea, actor (Ramrod), dies of pulmonary complications at 84
Oct 23 In the year 1990 iraq announces release of 330 French hostages
Oct 23 On this day in history louis Althusser, French philosopher, dies
Oct 25 In the year 1990 evander Hollyfield KOs James "Buster" Douglas for HW boxing title
Oct 25 In the Hindu Kush Region a 6.0 earthquake killed 11 people and more then 250 injured and damage in the Chitral-Mardan-Malakand area, Pakistan. Felt throughout northern and central Pakistan on this day in history.
Oct 25 New Zealand's voters ousted the Labour Party of Mike Moore giving the National Party under James Bolger the biggest election victory in more than 50 years on this day in history.
Oct 25 In the year 1990 nY Daily News goes on strike (lasts through March, 1991)
Oct 26 In the year 1990 william Paley, CEO (CBS), dies of a heart attack at 89
Oct 27 Elliott Roosevelt, son of FDR, dies at 80 in the year 1990.