What Happened on April 12, 1990

Historical Events

  • 1st meeting of East German democratically elected parliament, acknowledges responsibility for the Holocaust and asks for forgiveness

TV Show Appearance

Anime TV series "Moomin", based on Moomin children's books by Tove Jansson 1st appears on Tokyo TV

  • Greyhound Bus hires new drivers to replace strikers
  • H. J. Heinz, Chicken of the Sea and Bumble Bee Seafood say they wouldn't buy tuna caught in nets that trap dolphins

Music History

James Brown moves to a work-release center after serving 15 months of 6 year sentence for weapon and drug related convictions


1990 Highlights

About April 12, 1990

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I'll Be Your Everything - Tommy Page
  • UK #1 Song: Vogue - Madonna