What Happened on April 16, 1990

Historical Events

Boston Marathon

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

Theater Premiere

August Wilson's play "The Piano Lesson", starring Charles S. Dutton, opens at Walter Kerr Theater NYC for 320 performances

  • 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
1990 History

Famous Birthdays

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

About April 16, 1990

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 11 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Easter Monday (Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries

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