What Happened on February 2, 1990

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

South African President F. W. de Klerk promises to free Nelson Mandela & legalizes ANC & 60 other political orgs

South African President F. W. de Klerk
South African President
F. W. de Klerk
Anti-apartheid activist and South African President Nelson Mandela
Anti-apartheid activist and South African President
Nelson Mandela

Famous Weddings

  • Marina Ogilvy (daughter of Engl princess Alexandra) weds Paul Mowatt

Famous Deaths

  • Joe Erskine, Welsh boxer (b. 1934)
  • Joel Fluellen, actor (Man Friday, Burning Cross), dies at 79