On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1990

Historical Events

  • "Piano Lesson" opens at Walter Kerr Theater NYC for 320 performances
  • 94th Boston Marathon: Gelindo Bordin is first Italian event winner in race record 2:08:19; Portugal's Rosa Mota wins her 3rd woman's title in 2:25:24
  • Maximum NY State unemployment benefits raised to $260 per week
  • Supreme Court rejects appeal from retarded man, Dalton Prejean, condemned to death for murdering a Louisiana state trooper in 1977

Famous Birthdays

  • Lorraine Nicholson, American actress, born in Los Angeles, California
1990 Highlights

About April 16, 1990

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 6 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries