November 12, 1990 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Crown Prince Akihito is formally installed as Emperor Akihito of Japan, becoming the 125th Japanese monarch.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Tim Berners-Lee publishes a formal proposal for the World Wide Web.

Computer scientist Tim Berners-Lee
Computer scientist
Tim Berners-Lee

Deaths in History

  • Rifaat El-Maghub, Egyptian MP leader, murdered
  • Yannis Ritsos, Greek poet and political activist, dies at 81