January 17, 1990 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Dave Stewart signs record $3,500,000 per year Oak A's contract
  • Who, Simon & Garfunkel, 4 Seasons, 4 Tops, Hank Ballard, Platters & The Kinks inducted into Cleveland's Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Deaths in History

  • Charles Hernu, French minister of Defense (1981-85), dies