On This Day

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

Appears on tv showTV Show Appearance

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

Author and Illustrator Tove Jansson
Author and Illustrator
Tove Jansson
  • 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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Singer James Brown
James Brown

1990 Highlights

About April 12, 1990

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 3 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries