What Happened on December 1, 1990

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 55th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 16-7 in Birmingham
  • 56th Heisman Trophy Award: Ty Detmer, Brigham Young (QB)
  • British & French workers meet in English Channel's tunnel (Chunnel)
  • Hissène Habré of Chad flees to Cameroon
  • Iraq accepts Bush's offer for talks
  • Lithuania, Estonia & Latvia hold their 1st joint session

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Knicks Patrick Ewing scores 50 points beating Charlotte 113-96

Hall of Fame NBA Centre Patrick Ewing
Hall of Fame NBA Centre
Patrick Ewing

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Film director John Carpenter (36) weds producer Sandy King

Horror film director John Carpenter
Horror film director
John Carpenter

Famous Deaths

  • Jan H de Groot, Dutch co-founder (Vrij Nederland), dies

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit, Indian diplomat and politician, dies at 90

Indian Politician and Diplomat Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit
Indian Politician and Diplomat
Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit