What Happened on February 23, 1990

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Ian Smith 173* NZ v India, 136 balls, world record for no 9 bat

Famous Deaths

  • Annelien Kappeyne van de Coppello, Dutch MP (Liberal), dies at 53
  • James Gavin, commandant US 82nd Airborn Div (Normandy), dies at 82
  • Jose Napoleon Duarte, president of Salvador (1984-89), dies at 62