What Happened on December 6, 1990

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • NHL grants conditional membership to Tampa Bay Lightning

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Saddam Hussein announces release of all foreign hostages

Iraqi President Saddam Hussein
Iraqi President
Saddam Hussein
  • Shoeless Joe Jackson's signature is sold for $23,100

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Tunku Abdul Rahman, Malaysia's founding father, 1st Prime Minister of Malaya (1957-63) and Malaysia (1963-70), dies at 87

Malaysia's Founding Father Tunku Abdul Rahman
Malaysia's Founding Father
Tunku Abdul Rahman