What Happened on January 14, 1990

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Simpsons" premiered on Fox-TV
  • 11th ACE Cable Awards: CNN wins the Golden CableACE for the coverage of the events in Beijing, China
  • AFC Championship Game: Denver Broncos beat Cleveland Browns 37-21
  • NFC Championship Game: San Francisco 49ers beat Los Angeles Rams 30-3
  • Perez de Cuellar says he has lost all hope for peace in Gulf

Famous Deaths

  • David Arkin, actor (I Love You Alice B Toklas), dies
  • Mani Madhava Chakyar, Koodiyattam artist and Sanskrit scholar (b. 1899)