Historical Events on June 22, 1990

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

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Adam Sandler joins "Saturday Night Live"

Music concertMusic Concert

Billy Joel performs a concert at Yankee Stadium

Pianist, songwriter, and composer Billy Joel
Pianist, songwriter, and composer
Billy Joel
  • Braves replace manager Russ Nixon with GM Bobby Cox
  • Florida passes a law which prohibits wearing a thong bathing suit
  • Longest game in Toronto, Yanks beat Blue Jays 8-7 in 15 inns

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Nelson Mandela addresses the United Nations Special Committee against Apartheid in New York, saying that nothing has occurred in South Africa to reverse the ANC's position

Anti-apartheid activist and South African President Nelson Mandela
Anti-apartheid activist and South African President
Nelson Mandela