What Happened on January 25, 1990

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Around 39 people, among them children, as a storm hits England
  • Avianca Flight 52, runs out of fuel & crashes in Cove Neck NY, 73 die

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Former Panamanian leader Manuel Noriega is transferred to a Miami jail

Panamanian General and Dictator Manuel Noriega
Panamanian General and Dictator
Manuel Noriega
  • Honduras becomes a member of the Berne Convention copyright treaty.
  • The Burns' Day windstorm storm hits northwestern Europe.

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Lockwood, actor (Duel), dies

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Ava Gardner, actress (Barefoot Contessa), dies of pneumonia at 67

Actress Ava Gardner
Ava Gardner
  • Ian Dudley Hardy, entertainer, dies