January 12, 1990 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Civil Rights activist Rev Al Sharpton is stabbed in Bensonhurst Bkln

Minister and Civil Rights Activist Al Sharpton
Minister and Civil Rights Activist
Al Sharpton
  • Romania bans Communist party (1st Warsaw Pact member to do so)

Birthdays in History

  • Sergey Karjakin, Ukrainian chess player

Deaths in History

  • Laurence J Peter, author (Peter Princible), dies of a stroke at 70