What Happened on October 4, 1990

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Stand Up Tragedy" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 13 performances
  • Regional elections held, in what is East Germany
  • U.S. premiere of Fox TV's "Beverly Hills, 90210"

Famous Deaths

  • Avis Bunnage, actor (Loneliness of Long Distance Runner), dies at 67
  • Jill Bennett, actress (Skull, Hawks), dies of undisclosed causes at 58