What Happened on January 18, 1990

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • South Africa says it is reconsidering ban on African National Congress
  • Washington DC, Mayor Marion Barry arrested in drug enforcement sting

Famous Deaths

  • Melanie Appleby, rocker (Mel & Kim), dies of liver cancer at 23
  • Rusty Hamer, American actor (b. 1947)