On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 1990

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

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

Singer James Brown
James Brown